Who We Are

Founded in 2005, 2K Games is a global video game company, publishing titles developed by some of the most influential game development studios in the world. Our studios responsible for developing 2K’s portfolio of world-class games across multiple platforms, include Visual Concepts, Firaxis, Hangar 13, CatDaddy, Cloud Chamber, and HB Studios. Our portfolio of titles is expanding due to our global strategic plan, building and acquiring exciting studios whose content continues to inspire all of us! 2K publishes titles in today’s most popular gaming genres, including sports, shooters, action, role-playing, strategy, casual, and family entertainment.

Our team of engineers, marketers, artists, writers, data scientists, producers, thinkers and doers, are the professional publishing stewards of our growing library of critically-acclaimed franchises such as NBA 2K, Battleborn, BioShock, Borderlands, The Darkness, Mafia, Sid Meier’s Civilization, WWE 2K, and XCOM.

At 2K, we pride ourselves on creating an inclusive work environment, which means encouraging our teams to Come as You Are and do your best work! We are dedicated to diversity and inclusion, and want our community of candidates to reflect this commitment. We encourage all qualified applicants to explore our global positions.

2K is headquartered in Novato, California and is a wholly owned label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO).

What We Need

Global Services, 2K’s worldwide centralized services group, is forming a team to build the AAA cinematics for our next-gen BioShock title. We are in search of a Production Manager to help establish the team and lead them daily. You are as passionate about delivering high quality art as you are about growing artists in their careers.

But that is not all - this job goes much further than just the BioShock project. The Production Manager will also work closely with the rest of our world-wide team to identify future projects for the Cinematics team to work on - you love working with Developers, identifying their needs, and building the future of storytelling.

What You Will Do

  • Lead all aspects of a Cinematics Team of apx. 15-20 individuals
  • Lead and support personnel career paths
  • Contribute to the asset creation schedule and ensure timely delivery of content and milestones
  • Create and maintain project roadmaps and budgets
  • Proactively identify unforeseen problems and evaluate solutions
  • Provide consistent communication with development team partners on behalf of the leads, where appropriate
  • Interview and hire candidates
  • Research and propose training for art team
  • Plan long term development for future projects

What Will Make You a Great Fit

  • 2-5 years of game development experience as an artist, producer or in art management
  • deep and broad experience in building and managing a team
  • Fundamental project management skills and experience with tools including Jira, Confluence, Aha, or Asana
  • Fastidiously detail oriented, with outstanding communication and organizational skills (timekeeping, scheduling, etc.)
  • Ability to cope with changes to requirements as a project evolves
  • Ability to work well with tight schedules and with different time zones.
  • Bonus skills: experience with art teams or an artistic background are a plus

As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to ensuring that qualified individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform their essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us if you need reasonable accommodation.

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