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Blizzard Entertainment is a community of 4,000 global employees who are passionate about gaming, entertainment and the technology that drives our player experience.

The Diablo IV team is seeking a Senior Producer for Online Engineering. In this role, you will become an integral part of the game team by scheduling and coordinating online features and ongoing server infrastructure updates while also providing support for the live operations team. Our core objectives will be to continue to collaborate with our content teams about online systems while also keeping Diablo IV running in a smooth, trouble free way 24/7 across the globe.

COVID-19 Hiring Update: This role is anticipated to be a hybrid work position, with some work on-site and some work-from-home. The potential home studio for this role is Albany, NY or Irvine, CA. However, we understand each person’s circumstances may be unique and will work with you to explore other possible options, including remote work arrangements.

Responsibilities

  • Drive sophisticated technical projects with numerous stakeholders across Blizzard.

  • Work with content producers on Diablo IV to identify and track new online features or changes.

  • Regularly collaborate with multiple support teams that interact with Diablo IV's server infrastructure to identify work.

  • Partner with engineering leadership to help set project goals, objectives, milestones, and deliverables.

  • Create and maintain the day-to-day work schedules of over a dozen server engineers.

  • Manage and track development, QA, PTR, and live environments.

Minimum Requirements

Experience

  • Minimum 5 years in a production role.

  • Shipped at least one AAA game in a technical production role supporting a live service.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Ability and comfort coordinating with various game team departments as well as other departments across Blizzard.

Key Attributes

  • Passion for understanding complex technical systems.

We love hearing from anyone who is enthusiastic about changing the games industry. Not sure you meet all qualifications? Let us decide! Research shows that women and members of other under-represented groups tend to not apply to jobs when they think they may not meet every qualification, when, in fact, they often do! At Activision Blizzard, we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and strongly encourage you to apply.

Extra Points

Experience

  • Proven experience managing schedules and employees to achieve desired results.

  • Bachelor of Art or Science in a technical field (or equivalent).

Knowledge & Skills

  • Knowledge of database and server infrastructure.

Key Attributes

  • Passion for games.

Required Application Materials

  • Resume

  • Cover Letter which should include:

  • Why you are interested in working at Blizzard

  • What games you are currently playing

**Only submittals with Cover Letters will be considered.

Blizzard Entertainment is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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