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Senior Producer (Remote Eligible)

2K

This is a Contract position in Austin, TX posted May 17, 2022.

Who We AreFounded in 2005, 2K Games is a global video game company, publishing titles developed by some of the most influential game development studios in the world.

Our studios responsible for developing 2K’s portfolio of world-class games across multiple platforms, include Visual Concepts, Firaxis, Hangar 13, CatDaddy, Cloud Chamber, and HB Studios.

Our portfolio of titles is expanding due to our global strategic plan, building, and acquiring exciting studios whose content continues to inspire all of us 2K publishes titles in today’s most popular gaming genres, including sports, shooters, action, role-playing, strategy, casual, and family entertainment.Our team of engineers, marketers, artists, writers, data scientists, producers, thinkers, and doers, are the professional publishing stewards of our growing library of critically acclaimed franchises such as NBA 2K, Battleborn, BioShock, Borderlands, The Darkness, Mafia, Sid Meier’s Civilization, WWE 2K, and XCOM.At 2K, we pride ourselves on creating an inclusive work environment, which means encouraging our teams to Come as You Are and do your best work We are dedicated to diversity and inclusion and want our community of candidates to reflect this commitment.

We encourage all qualified applicants to explore our global positions.2K is headquartered in Novato, California and is a wholly owned label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.

(NASDAQ: TTWO).What We NeedWe’re looking for the next superstar Senior Producer that can help our hardworking stable of developers achieve their vision This is a Director level position and is eligible for remote work.

We need someone that is self-motivated, highly organized, and possess strong leadership and team-building skills.

As a Senior Producer, you’ll be responsible for multiple projects, working with both internal and external teams on some of the coolest new products around.

You’ll need to drive each team to a specific set of goals, track, and lead progress, remove roadblocks and ultimately be responsible and held accountable for shipping high-quality products.What You Will DoLead a team of Producers, Associate Producers and Production AssistantsPartner with extraordinary development teams in both internal and external studiosLead multiple projects simultaneously at different stages of development from concept to completion and on through post launch sustainOversee, lead, and collaborate closely with internal and external resources to meet production schedules and maintain a coherent creative vision throughout the entire development life cycleEstablish development priorities and landmarks on a per-project basisDevelop product budgets and schedules and lead forecasts of the budget, anticipating, identifying, and resolving overrunsAssist with coordinating game release processes with internal groupsAssist with identifying the key products to acquire or license to support the company business goalsAssist in improving development processes and best practices.Work closely with internal partner teams such as Commercial & Strategy, Live Ops, Legal, Marketing, Outsourcing, QA, etc.Travel, both domestic and international, is required.Assist with recruiting and interviewing candidates for positions in product development.What Will Make You a Great FitExcellent communication skills (verbal and written), time and project management skillsExperience building and being a great partner with vendors and other external resourcesExperience handling conflict, mitigating, and resolving risksUnderstanding of various production processes and methodologiesDemonstrate display resourcefulness, enthusiasm, and self-motivationFlexibility to tackle additional responsibilities, as assigned by senior managementAbility to lead to and deliver on hard product deadlines with rapid development cycles while being the guardian over product quality in all phases of game development from concept to completion and on through post launch sustainAbility to inspire and empower those that work for them and those they workaroundBonus Points Experience with AAA console / PC productsKnowledge of and experience with sports or family gamesBoth publishing and development production experienceAs an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to ensuring that qualified individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform their essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.

Please contact us if you need reasonable accommodation.Please note that 2K Games and its studios never uses instant messaging apps or personal email accounts to contact prospective employees or conduct interviews and when emailing, only use 2K.Com accounts.