Senior Producer

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Posted
April 6, 2021
Full Time
Montreal, QC
Remote
$80k – $110k CAD • 1.0% – 1.5%

Arcadia is the world's first sports platform that combines Esports with real athletics. Instead of avatars, athletes use their bodies as controllers inside competitive video games in front of live interactive audiences. Arcadia is creating a new category in sports unlike anything athletes or audiences have experienced before: SuperSports.

Esports + Traditional Sports = Arcadia. Check out our video here.

To achieve this mission, we will need a highly organized team capable of delivering quality games and video content at a regular cadence - and the Senior Producer plays the pivotal role in ensuring that happens. We are looking for individuals who excel in organization, have exceptional communication abilities, are comfortable managing schedules of complex projects, and who can identify critical blockers and smash right through them. The ideal candidates are passionate about working in technology and gaming as well as have a history of working in technical environments.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead the creative and technical teams responsible for game development and video production.
  • Define the production strategy for the game development and video production.
  • Work closely with the CEO and Creative Director to communicate and ensure our vision for game development and video production is accomplished.
  • Build and maintain project plans, meeting with your team to organize the work to be done, discuss progress, share updates, and ensure that all projects are on track and are meeting requisite quality.
  • Establish and track budgets for the projects you oversee
  • Communicate project status, risks, and opportunities to stakeholders across the company.
  • Build and grow your team of game developers, technical artists, concept artists, 3D modelers and videographers.
  • Ensure the team has the best organizational structure, processes, and practices that allow them to produce high quality work efficiently and on schedule.

WHAT WE LOOK FOR:

  • 7+ years of experience in Game Production or working in a production role where you've managed cross-functional teams in the creation and delivery of complex projects.
  • Deep understanding of game development, software development process, and project management practices.
  • Solid project management skills that allow you to deliver on scope, performance, and budget without compromising vision and final quality
  • Have the ability to communicate with varying levels of stakeholders, within your team and throughout the company.
  • Ability to make the trade-off decisions necessary to effectively balance short-term needs and long-term vision.
  • Experience shipping polished products to market
  • The capacity manage, motivate and work with a team under pressure and adapt to changes
  • Ability to work independently while also collaborating in a team environment.
  • You’re user-focused, passionate, scrappy, solutions-focused, and innovative.

BONUS:

  • Experience managing Video teams and projects
  • Experience with Virtual Production

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OUR CULTURE

At The Arcadia Games we thrive on creativity and spend our time building and designing the entertainment of the future. We offer more than just a great work environment in one of the best neighborhoods in all of Montreal, Quebec in Canada. Our team is made up of some incredibly talented innovators and creative minds that have created industry leading content on the international stage.

BENEFITS & PERKS: 

  • We offer stock options - We’re building this business and product together, which is why we offer Stock Options that allow you to profit from The Arcadia Games success.
  • Flexible hours - At Arcadia you have the freedom to work from home and make your own schedule as long as we hit our goals and deadlines together.
  • Unlimited vacation - We believe in working hard when we have to and taking breaks when we need them.
  • We have a healthy kitchen - With all the healthy snacks, coffee, tea and all the cold pressed juice you can drink.
  • We care about your health - That’s why you get a free gym pass starting on day one, with a Personal Trainer Evaluation and gym program. You can also opt-in and track your healthy habits on our #ArcadiaFIT program where you can earn rewards and perks like a FitBit.
  • Public transportation friendly - Steps away from Lionel-Groulx Metro. Our office has easy access to public transportation and local highways.
  • Fun - We’re in a beautiful, open-concept workspace with books, comics, VR and classic video game libraries. (N64, Gameboy Color, PS4, Nintendo Switch, Oculus Quest, Rift S, HTC Vive) Happy Hour Thursdays with beer and wine after work.
  • We work in a great neighbourhood - In the heart of Little Burgundy with great restaurants, pubs, parks and daycares. You can also enjoy a short walk to the Atwater Market or take a stroll along the Lachine Canal.

We look forward to reviewing your application to The Arcadia Games! (Please include a Portfolio/website with your application.)

Arcadia is an equal opportunity employer and is proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better environment for our employees and a better product for our customers.

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