Content Producer

General Description:

Firaxis Games, creator of acclaimed franchises;  Sid Meier’s Civilization, XCOM: Enemy Unknown and XCOM 2 as well as home of legendary game designer, Sid Meier is looking to hire an experienced, top-tier, content producer to work with our creative talent and become an integral part of the team!

As a Producer at Firaxis, you will work with our leadership team in support of our developers, projects and brands. We seek the ultimate multi-tasker and team builder to manage designated areas of the creative production process, interact with the publisher and coordinate external partners.  

Responsibilities include:

  • Support day to day processes and planning for the development/content teams.
  • Work with Senior Franchise Producer to coordinate, track, and guide activities of both internal and external development resources.
  • Work with discipline Leads to determine resources necessary to complete projects.
  • Communicate and coordinate tasks across team members and external vendors.
  • Manage and track cross discipline dependencies, proactively identify and mitigate team blockers clearly communicating solutions and be a creative problem solver for your team.
  • Establish, track and meet milestone and delivery schedule.
  • Work with internal team and external contractors to create and manage best outsourcing practices, establish effective tools and pipelines for asset tracking and manage obligations/expectations on deliveries and deadlines.
  • Be an integral part of delivering a top-quality game on time and on budget.

Essential Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience working in production where you have managed cross-functional teams in the delivery and support of online services
  • Experience shipping one or more major console titles as a Producer or Release Manager.
  • Proficiency with project management and version control software tools such as Hansoft/ JIRA and Perforce.
  • A demonstrated understanding of various Production methodologies.
  • Solid understanding of game development processes, limitations, dependencies and trends.
  • Task driven, self-motivated, and proactive.
  • Works well under deadline pressure.
  • College Degree or equivalent production experience

Bonus qualifications:

  • Prior experience working with co-development teams/external vendors.
  • Passion for creating great strategy games, Civilization and XCOM titles.
  • Expert at Agile development

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