At Visual Concepts, we believe great games are made by diverse and empowered teams with a shared passion for play. As one of the world’s top game development studios, we have shipped over 100 multi-sku titles to critical acclaim and commercial success. Our teams are independent and entrepreneurial. Our studios in Agoura Hills, Novato, Orange County, Budapest, Shanghai, Austin, San Jose, Vancouver and Seoul are committed to artistry and technical innovation, offering top candidates the opportunity to learn and grow with some of the smartest and most creative minds in the industry.
What We Need:
Do you prize efficiency, productivity, and the satisfaction that comes from helping a team do their best work? Do you have organizational ability combined with technical experience, to plan, track and deliver ambitious new game systems and development technology? Are you a collaborative leader and great communicator who thrives on delivering results? If so, wow, do we want to talk to you!
Our Agoura Hills studio is looking for a Senior Technical Producer to work with our awesome engineering team to help organize, focus, prioritize and track the host of new features and technical investments we’re creating for the WWE 2K franchise. In the role of Technical Producer, you’ll drive initiatives to improve our technology, tools efficiency, graphics and gameplay systems, to help make the next iteration of WWE 2K the best ever.
What You Will Do:
Own high-priority initiatives to deliver amazing new features to our players
Work with a team of producers and senior engineers to prioritize and plan technical investments to constantly improve gameplay systems, rendering, tools and development operations
Provide management, organization and feedback to engineers across the team
Decompose long term efforts into incremental steps, planning and communicating road maps to the team
Drive alignment, resolve ambiguity, and clarify technical strategy to maximize your impact
Collaborate with team members across the US and Canada insure the impact and interoperability of your features
Who We Be A Great Fit:
4+years of game production, dev or program management experience
One or more shipped games with significant scope of ownership
Experience setting clear goals, planning and delivering features with cross-functional teams and multiple competing requirements
Outstanding project management capabilities, documentation, tracking and transparency
Attention to detail and completeness, ability to see around corners, anticipate issues
Familiarity with development tooling, Perforce, build systems, integrated test
Organized, excellent communication skills, passion for games, collaborative demeanor
Love for video games (not just ours!)
Project management training in Scrum or other agile framework
Experience in Jira or other project management software
Platform certification and technical requirement experience
Background in online, graphics, physics and/or game engine