Associate Producer

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Description

We are currently seeking an Associate Producer to join our growing team. In this role, you will maintain the project schedule and keep development on track through effective communication and collaboration. You will partner closely with designers, engineers and artists to ensure they are adhering to deadlines and executing deliverables at the highest quality.
Responsibilities
  • Establish and manage short and long term project timelines, and ensure commitments are delivered on schedule at the required quality level.
  • Lead high-performing Scrum teams with a strong culture of trust and collaboration.
  • Identify risks and pain points for the team and identify solutions.
  • Ensure that teams are operating in a manner consistent with established protocols.
  • Use data to estimate completion dates for user stories in the project backlog.
  • Ensure Scrum teams are working towards established sprint priorities.
  • Assist in the management of internal and external resources related to production.
  • Ensure that deliverables from external teams are properly tracked and documented.
  • Ensure Jira and Confluence are up-to-date and consistently reflect the current status of the project.
  • Maintain studio’s established Scrum ceremonies and handle preparation to make those ceremonies successful.
  • Ability to think outside the box in a challenging and ambiguous environment.
  • Assist in resource planning and track against overall objectives.
  • As needed, work in partnership with the broader Sony organization.
  • Foster a culture of high performance and commitment to quality.

Requirements

  • At least 3+ years of interactive software production or project management experience.
  • Experience managing teams in an agile context.
  • Understanding of and experienced in project management methodologies, including waterfall and Scrum.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills.
  • Strong team player who can demonstrate diplomacy and ability to work well with others.
  • Extremely proactive, detail oriented and results driven.
  • A passion for the intersection of technology and entertainment.

How to apply

Apply via link

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Job Details

Posted on Nov 3

Culver City, CA, USA

Full time

Mid