Senior Producer

Posted on: 11th May 2023

About the Studio

Founded by veterans of the PC modding scene almost ten years ago, this video game studio has only one thing in mind: to develop the most realistic, thrilling tactical games in the marketplace. Carefully blending historical accuracy, large-scale battles, and teamwork tools and priorities like few other games have, this developer has landed three impressive, compelling multiplayer war simulation games on Steam.

Now, this company is using their broad experience in tactical first-person shooters to develop a new game for a cherished science-fiction IP that will surely bring nostalgic feelings to its audience. Will you lead the charge and bring the fight to their enemies’ homes? Service warrants citizenship!

Responsibilities and Requirements

As Senior Producer, you are ideally experienced and confident in all game development phases. From pre-production to launch, you will lead the studio’s multidisciplinary teams thanks to outstanding project management, expertise in production methodologies, and familiarity with the Atlassian suite of project management tools.

  • Empower and enable the team to create the best game possible that is high quality, innovative and fun to play.
  • Encourage a culture of collaboration with an openness to new ideas or approaches.
  • Be the voice of the game and team with studio leadership as well as external partners, such as IP holders.
  • Partner with the studio leadership team to build out the production processes.
  • Mentor, coach and manage production staff, setting goals, providing feedback and developing high performers.
  • Constantly evangelizing the game and the team to anyone who will listen!
  • Own the product roadmap and work with studio partners to develop the Live Operations roadmap and content schedule.
  • Own and be accountable for the team’s execution of the project plan, course correcting where necessary and proactively communicating challenges and risks to studio stakeholders.
  • Own the project P&L and make appropriate adjustments to remain on budget while hitting product goals
  • Support the studio budgeting and forecasting process by being responsible for the project's financial plan

About You

  • An experienced producer or product manager with 7+ years of experience in game production.
  • A love of video games and a passion for making great games with great people.
  • Experience creating a product roadmap with clear user stories and deliverables.
  • Experience using analytics to make data-informed decisions.
  • Experience working with external stakeholders and outsourcing partners.

Benefits and Perks

This studio is a fast-paced and dynamic place to work. Although based in Canada, their distributed development model allows them to work remotely within North America. By choosing to work with this studio, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health and dental benefits
  • Wellness spending account
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Three weeks of paid vacation and two weeks of paid studio shutdown over the December holiday period
  • Wonderful colleagues!

About Us

At Haptic, we know that people-first recruitment is fundamental to our success. We work closely with talented candidates and innovative studios to offer the best opportunities and build the most promising teams.

Operating on the belief that a studio’s strength comes from the team they build to bring their ideas to life, we are committed to assembling the most talented, diverse game makers.

As part of this pledge, whenever you apply for a job with us, one of our specialist recruiters will support you through each stage. From introductions and interviews to accepting an offer and submitting your resignation, we’re always here to help.

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