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.
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Mass Media is the premier engineering group for 2K Publishing’s Global Services. Since 1995, we’ve developed deep and multifaceted engineering expertise in video games. Whether it's platform optimization, multiplayer/networking, rendering, console certification, tools, and pipelines – we’ve done it all! Because we're part of Global Services Technology, we're at the heart of all our games. We provide the engineering to support the matrix of platforms and storefronts of today, innovative technical solutions to the problems of tomorrow, and connective tissue across 2K's studios! In short, when some of the best studios in the world have needs, we can answer the call.
What We Need
We are looking for an established Senior Producer to drive development teams in the creation, improvement and delivery of full software products. We need someone that is self-motivated, highly organized, and possess strong leadership and team-building skills. As a Producer, you’ll be responsible for multiple projects, working with both internal and external teams. You’ll need to drive each team to a specific set of goals, track and lead progress, remove roadblocks and ultimately be responsible and held accountable for delivering high-quality software. You will work with the production and QA team to focus testing efforts, based on project priorities.
What You'll Do
Drive multiple projects simultaneously at different stages of the development life cycle
Coordinate internal and external resources to define and adhere to strict production schedules
Establish development priorities and landmarks on a per-project basis
Develop product budgets and schedules and lead forecasts of the budget, anticipating, identifying, and resolving overruns
Work with QA to identify and produce test plans
Lead and act to prevent potential issues between internal and external expectations for projects
Convey project health including current state, progress, potential risks, and blockers to key partners
Partner with management and production team to define and implement best practices
Required Experience and Skills
A love of video games and a passion for making them
Experience handling conflict, mitigating, and resolving risks
Solid ability to plan and supervise numerous near-term steps in the pursuit long term goals
Flexibility to tackle additional responsibilities, as assigned by senior management
Ability to lead to and deliver on hard product deadlines with rapid development cycles while being the guardian over product quality in all phases of game development from concept to completion
Ability to inspire and motivate those that work for them and those they work around
Experience with AAA console / PC products preferred
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