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Founded in 2002, Infinity Ward is the original studio behind the Call of Duty® franchise. The titles developed by Infinity Ward have won more than 200 "Game of the Year" awards and 100 "Editor's Choice" awards, among many other industry accolades. Some of our previous titles include: Call of Duty®: Ghosts, Call of Duty®: Infinite Warfare and most recently, Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare II. We are located in Woodland Hills, California, just outside of Los Angeles and have offices in Poland, Mexico and our newest in Austin, Texas.

A critically acclaimed studio, Infinity Ward is proud to have one of the most passionate and talented development teams in the industry. We love to have as much fun as the games we create, and it shows in our relaxed, yet diligent, workplace environment. We believe that making the best games relies on having the best people, so we like to look after ours. We enjoy having fun with top-notch events that everyone gets involved with.

Infinity Ward is wholly owned by Activision. To learn more about our studio, please visit us at https://www.infinityward.com/, on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/InfinityWard/, and @InfinityWard on Twitter.

Your Mission

Infinity Ward is currently seeking an Art Producer.

Priorities can often change in a fast-paced environment like ours, so this role includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:

Responsibilities:

  • Drive pipeline development for one or more art disciplines

  • Own resource planning for art departments, coordinating across multiple projects

  • Partner with art leads to foster artist growth and build a strong team culture

  • Maintain and communicate department roadmaps, schedules and capacity

  • Help define and communicate dates and deadlines to the team in an effective manner and drive the completion of goals

  • Facilitate and manage healthy communication throughout the team. Champion the team and its members. Foster a culture of open collaboration and trust

  • Identify, communicate, and work to resolve challenges that may prevent our team or our development partners from achieving goals on time

  • Communicate frequently with the production team on status, risks, and opportunities

  • Define and refine processes and workflows throughout the team

  • Basic Hardware installations

  • Basic Network connection diagnostics

  • Shipping and receiving items to/from other studios

  • Miscellaneous technical tasks

Requirements:

  • A minimum of 3 years of experience working as a Producer or Project Manager on a game team

  • Shipped at least one game or multiple large live updates in an art production role

  • Demonstrable ability to create, track, and maintain department schedules, and facilitate complicated resource planning across multiple projects

  • Skill to communicate effectively, correctly, and succinctly with key stakeholders

  • Comfortable with ambiguity and able to drive towards clarity, strong collaborative problem solver

  • Knowledge of software development and project management, including agile frameworks

Pluses:

  • Prior experience in an animation, modeling, or technical art-related development role

  • Having an eye for art, and an interest in fostering the creative process

  • Experience with online games

  • Expertise with Jira, Confluence, or comparable applications

  • Familiarity with art development tools Photoshop, Maya, ZBrush or similar applications

  • BA / BS (or equivalent)

“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.”

About Infinity Ward

Founded in 2002, Infinity Ward is the original studio behind the Call of Duty® franchise. The titles developed by Infinity Ward have won more than 200 "Game of the Year" awards and 100 "Editor's Choice" awards, among many other industry accolades. Some of our previous titles include: Call of Duty®: Ghosts, Call of Duty®: Infinite Warfare and most recently, Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare. Infinity Ward employs more than 250 people in Woodland Hills, CA, just outside of Los Angeles.

A critically acclaimed studio, Infinity Ward is proud to have one of the most passionate and talented development teams in the industry. We love to have as much fun as the games we create, and it shows in our relaxed, yet diligent, workplace environment. We believe that making the best games relies on having the best people, so we like to look after ours. We enjoy having fun with top-notch events that everyone gets involved with.

Infinity Ward is wholly owned by Activision. To learn more about our studio, please visit us at https://www.infinityward.com/, on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/InfinityWard/, and @InfinityWard on Twitter.

Our World

Activision Blizzard, Inc., is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment. We are home to some of the most beloved entertainment franchises including Call of Duty®, World of Warcraft®, Overwatch®, Diablo®, Candy Crush™ and Bubble Witch™. Our combined entertainment network delights hundreds of millions of monthly active users in 196 countries, making us the largest gaming network on the planet!

Our ability to build immersive and innovate worlds is only enhanced by diverse teams working in an inclusive environment. We aspire to have a culture where everyone can thrive in order to connect and engage the world through epic entertainment. We provide a suite of benefits that promote physical, emotional and financial well-being for ‘Every World’ - we’ve got our employees covered!

The videogame industry and therefore our business is fast-paced and will continue to evolve. As such, the duties and responsibilities of this role may be changed as directed by the Company at any time to promote and support our business and relationships with industry partners.

Infinity Ward 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.