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Product Development Production Intern
San Diego, CA or Remote
Sony San Diego Studio is looking for a Product Development Production Intern, ready to contribute at the center of people and process as part of our Production team. Our ideal candidate is a servant leader committed to the growth and well-being of the team, while helping foster a culture of candor and collaboration in a growing studio.
Assist with facilitation and schedule management of daily scrums, sprint reviews/retros, and planning
Work closely with Product Owner, Scrum Team, and other Scrum Masters to help teams reach their sprint goals
Participate in design, research, marketing, PR and planning meetings to provide feedback and insight
Contribute ideas for new concepts, features and designs
Collaborate with production team on studio-wide efforts to improve processes and foster a healthy culture at a team level
Coordinate across various teams and development disciplines: programmers, artists, and designers
Help identify impediments and cross-dependencies between teams
Ensure bugs and QA related issues are communicated and addressed by engineers, programmers and other team members
Projected to graduate by Spring 2024
Currently enrolled in an accredited university, pursuing a Bachelor’s, Master’s, Ph.D., JD, or MBA degree
Excellent communication, interpersonal and diplomacy skills
Excellent organizational & prioritization skills, attention to detail, process knowledge and ability to multi-task
Experience with documentation, presentations, and mock ups
Experience with bug tracking / task management software
Experience with a school related game project or personal game project
Experience working with various game development disciplines: programmers, artists and designers
Familiar with Agile, Scrum and project management
Must love games and is passionate to create them!
Experience with Jira/Confluence
Experience with team communication software such as Slack / Microsoft Teams
Experience with games engines such as Unreal or Unity
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