Technical Producer

Chromatic Games  

Chromatic Games, the creators of the Dungeon Defenders franchise, is offering the opportunity for a talented and driven Technical Producer. We are looking for an experienced producer to work with our Engineers, Designers, and Production team. Producers play a crucial role in the trenches with the developers on our projects.

YOU may be a great fit to join our team! We’re seeking a candidate who is committed to making the development process easier for those around them. In this position, you will work with all departments of the studio to solve problems, keep communication clear, and remove any blockers for the team. The Technical Producer is responsible for tracking milestone/sprint planning and ensuring quality communications between teams, working with other producers and team members to make it all come together.

Responsibilities

  • Assist feature teams and/or departments to drive progress towards short and long term goals.
  • Maintaining tasks with proper information and assignees in PM software such as ClickUp.
  • Help manage the pipeline of a feature, making sure it goes from ideation to completion with all necessary work outlined and scheduled.
  • Actively identify areas of improvement or needs, coordinate those with the production team and stakeholders.
  • Work with platform partners, ensuring that submissions are made and maintained until fully released.
  • Be aware of work that is being done and being committed to the game matching up task work with log submissions.
  • Familiarity with Design and Engineering work, able to process systems and help keep development efficient through utilizing previous systems or identifying missing work needs.
  • Deep understanding of our games’ gameplay and mechanics.

Requirements

  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience in a video game studio, preferable in a production oriented role.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Project Management or a related field.
  • Strong understanding of schedules, pipelines, and game development procceses.
  • Understanding of Agile development, applying best practices where applicable.
  • Strong verbal, interpersonal, and written communication skills.
  • Solid time management for yourself, and your team.
  • Being a strong mediator, helping resolve any issues as features move between departments.
  • Project management software experience, IE: ClickUp, JIRA, Monday, etc..
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Google Suite.
  • Comfortable leading and running meetings in a lean fashion, making decisions as needed to move forward.

Preferences

  • Experience with Unreal Development, especially UE4.
  • Experience with HTML, CSS, or any web experience.
  • Experience with IT or a coding background to understand the type of work going on is preferable but not required.

Benefits

  • Full-time remote work, with optional in-office opportunities down the road.
  • Comprehensive health package for full time employees.
  • A casual, vibrant, and friendly work environment.
  • Flexibility to start your work day at a time that best fits your personal schedule. Required to work eight hours a day, with core hours being 11AM to 5PM.
  • Profit Sharing with tenure.
  • Stock Options.
  • 15 days PTO and two weeks off around new years when the studio goes on holiday break.

If all of this sounds like something you want to be a part of, joining a cohesive team that likes to have fun while being professionals, then let us know. Send your resume to [email protected]. We look forward to hearing from you!

Chromatic Games is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a notice to our [email protected] email.

Benefits/perks listed may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Chromatic Games and the country where you work.