Associate Producer

Avalanche Studios
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January 12, 2022
Liverpool, UK

Avalanche Studios is one of the game industry’s leading independent developers. Renowned for triple-A blockbuster hits like Just Cause, Mad Max and Rage 2, Avalanche Studios has in the last decade expanded its business to develop and release its own IPs.

With theHunter Classic, theHunter: Call of the Wild and Generation Zero, Avalanche Studios is firmly established as one of the leading Games As A Service developers.

The world-leading open world engine Apex 2.0 underpins these titles, made for PC and consoles and developed in Stockholm, New York, Malmö and Liverpool.

The Position

Avalanche Studios is hiring an Associate Producer for an unannounced self published title being developed in Liverpool.

The Associate Producer will be primarily responsible for monitoring the progress of cross disciplined teams and maintaining the schedule and backlog. Through this work they will provide the Production team with regular updates on status and risks as required.

Their work in coordinating resources and goals alongside the Production Team and Discipline Leads will ensure the successful completion of milestones and deliveries. They will help run Scrums and other meetings efficiently, pushing for best practice in production at all times.

They will drive effective communication amongst the team and help to resolve problems for team members and the project as a whole in a timely manner. They will be vital to maintaining a strong team spirit and a productive environment in the studio.

The candidate should be an energetic and highly organised person, who can motivate and show great leadership promise. We want a proactive problem solver who can adapt to different situations and facilitate others to do their jobs that much better. They should be as good at working with people as they are with spreadsheets.

You will join an all new team making a thrilling Avalanche title on which you will have a large degree of responsibility and ownership. This role has a clear pathway for career growth and offers close mentorship to get you there.

Required qualifications

  • Experience with project and backlog planning including agile/scrum development methodology.
  • Strong emotional intelligence and soft skills managing people.
  • Excellent listening and communication skills with the ability to communicate clearly.
  • Excellent written and verbal English.

Desirable qualifications

  • Experience of running and driving a team or sub-team forward with focus on cross disciplined game development.
  • Proven leadership experience.
  • Experience as an Associate Producer within game development/production.
  • Credit on shipped games as Associate Producer or similar and has been involved with projects through a complete development cycle.
  • Experience with any of risk management, QA, Localisation and compliance.

How to Apply:

Kickstart is a Government scheme aimed to help support young people back into work after the economic effects of the pandemic. The Job Placements are only available for Universal Credit claimants aged 16 to 24 and out of education who are referred to employers by their respective Work Coaches.

In order to apply you should:

  1. Complete this form
  2. Get in touch with your work coach (reference postal code L3 4AE to receive a referral

Avalanche Studios Group - Wikipedia

About Us

Throughout our three creative divisions at Avalanche Studios Group, we're committed to creating innovative and unforgettable open world experiences for our players. To achieve this monumental mission, we believe in creating a truly sustainable work environment where over 500 diverse, passionate, and collaborative creatives from all over the world can flourish.

Avalanche Studios Group is based in Stockholm, New York, Malmö and Liverpool, and spans over the creative divisions: Avalanche Studios, Expansive Worlds and Systemic Reaction. Whether it's creating immersive outdoor experiences, craft unique and immersive worlds, or empowering the players with true freedom, we're all joined in our vision to create worlds beyond limits.

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