Position

Cloud Imperium is looking for an Associate Producer / Producer to join our team. The successful candidate will work with some of our Feature and Tech Teams to help deliver the requirements for the development of the crowd-funded project “Star Citizen” and the action-packed cinematic story campaign game “Squadron 42”.

Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a global driving force for delivering CIG’s facilitating communication, organization, and accountability within UI Teams, reporting to the Senior Producer
  • Own and create short and long-term schedules for your teams using agile framework (SCRUM) and ensure that goals and deadlines are clearly communicated
  • Create, track, and manage tasks to ensure that schedules are maintained and adjusted accordingly for all upcoming releases, deadlines and milestones
  • Compile and send out regular reports on team progress and accomplishments
  • Identify, communicate, and support resolving any risks that may prevent the team from completing deadlines to Production Leadership, Directors and Team Leads
  • Serve as custodian of team wellbeing and foster a culture of success
  • Schedule and attend meetings as required, taking clear and concise notes and distributing them to the appropriate personnel, including liaison with Executives and Directors
  • Work with the team to develop efficient work methods and pipelines
  • Provide guidance and motivation to team members, making sure that goals and deadlines are achieved
  • Champion efficient processes and policies to team leadership and internal support staff

Requirements

  • A minimum of 2-3 years’ experience in video game production
  • Worked on a full project life cycle involving multiple disciplines
  • Proficient with standard project management development tools (MS Project, JIRA, MS Office etc)
  • Very good verbal and written communication with various levels of stakeholders within the business
  • Good knowledge of project management methodologies
  • Very high self-motivation and initiative
  • Excellent problem solving and relationship building skills
  • Passion for video games
  • Must be willing to work in Wilmslow, UK

Pluses:

  • Project Management certifications such as Prince2, Agile, Scrum, and Kanban
  • Experience with UI Designers, Programmers and Artists