Lead Producer

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This position is available in Chicago, IL, or Orlando, FL with relocation options for out-of-state applicants.

Iron Galaxy is looking for a Lead Producer to lead production on one of our awesome projects, help drive our production pillars, help ensure we meet the high-quality standards of our projects and work with partners to make sure their expectations are met. This role will serve on a team that is collaborating with one of our valuable partners on their AAA game franchise. We need a new teammate who has strong time-management skills, is a good communicator, and has the ability to inspire collaboration.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Collaborate with leads and directors to create the project roadmap, milestone breakdown, and sprint practices
  • Define, run, and improve processes to ensure project health
  • Build and manage the relationship with the project partner
  • Proactively identify and propose solutions for project risks
  • Lead your production team with a high-level vision, low-level individual responsibility breakdowns, and regular 1-1 coaching
  • Represent the project and be the bridge between the studio and development team
  • Engage in knowledge sharing in the department, raising the bar for what great production means for the studio
  • Model what excellence looks like and lead through influence while looking for positive solutions to all problems

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • 5+ years production experience in a creative industry/environment
  • Knowledge of game industry-standard production processes and tools
  • Strong time-management skills with the ability to focus on priorities, manage change, and proactively improve development
  • Be a thought partner with your team and foster a spirit of collaboration
  • Proven ability to work under rapid development cycles
  • Strong decision-making capabilities with a demonstrable ability to think outside the box
  • Strong mediation and problem-solving skills

ABOUT IRON GALAXY: We are one of the world’s largest independent video game developers. Our people combine their talents to create amazing ports and remasters for the biggest companies in the gaming industry. We also create exciting experiences for our own community. At Iron Galaxy Studios, we champion a healthy work-life balance, continuous improvement, equality, and support a diverse culture for all employees.

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