Come join Team17 where we work on award winning indie games, in a friendly, inclusive environment where you can learn, and collaborate with some of the most talented people in the industry, and get to work and collaborate with developers from around the globe!
As a Producer at Team17, you will have the opportunity to work with talented teams on a varied roster of both internal and external projects, helping to ensure their success and maintaining the quality that Team17 has become known for.
The production department is involved in the oversight of all internal projects as well as managing external projects with our games label partners. It is our role to ensure that all projects are planned, budgeted, tracked and any risks to delivering the projects on time are flagged. We help the development teams by dealing with their impediments, helping them to focus on and achieve the project goals. We pull in all of the different stakeholders involved in the project and make sure that the right people are involved in the project at the right time.
Managing both internal and external games development projects from initial concept through to release, ensuring that projects are delivered on time and in full. Deploying appropriate production processes and methodology on assigned projects which support the team and facilitate the creation of the best possible games. Working with the development team to create a realistic project plan, defining and project’s initial scope, budget and schedule. Utilising good project management techniques to monitor, control and balance the overall scope, budget, schedule and quality of assigned projects. Providing leadership to both a project’s team of development leads and the wider project team. Removing impediments that arise during development to ensure that the team are able to focus on what they do best. Providing production guidance and support to Team17 Games Label partners where required. Undertaking milestone reviews with the relevant stakeholders and ensuring that they are achieved to the highest standards. Regular reporting of project status and risks to production managers, the commercial team and other stakeholders as required. Building and maintaining excellent relationships with others across the business and with our Games Label partners, upholding the reputation of the production department within the business.
At least two years of experience in a production role within the games industry. A natural leader who can motive and drive development teams and processes. A good fit within the studio environment, being friendly, approachable and with a professional work ethic. Strong project management skills and experience, with a solid understanding of modern project management methodologies and practices. Immaculate written and verbal communication skills. Proactive and open-minded in solving scheduling issues relating to the complex development structure of game development. Excellent organisational skills, with the ability to prioritise a varying workload effectively. An ability to maintain a cool head and work extremely well under pressure. An excellent, up-to-date knowledge of the games industry and gaming trends.
If this sounds like the opportunity you have been looking for and wish to join us on our journey please don't delay in sending us your CV so we can see just how good you really are!
Our environment is relaxed, friendly and built on every team member having the opportunity to shine and have real, meaningful input into the games that we create. We pride ourselves on our positive atmosphere and sociable team who regularly partake in shared interest groups, lunchtime and after-work clubs, and charity fundraising events.
It's an exciting time to be part of Team17. Following all our successes from the 90’s, we have huge things coming our way, and want you to be part of our continued journey. Join us!