Game Producer

Robot Entertainment
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Posted
May 17, 2022
Full Time
United States
Remote

Robot Entertainment is an independent game studio founded in 2009, best known for creating the Orcs Must Die! franchise. We strive to create a supportive environment where everyone can make an impact on our projects. As a member of the Robot Production team you’ll work collaboratively with Project Directors to help them deliver high-quality games.  

We’re looking for an experienced Game Producer to work on an unannounced project inspired by classic action JRPGs, set in a vibrant, stylized world. A Producer is responsible for the overall planning, budgeting, coordination, and communication of these items to the team. The Producer is also responsible for supporting the overall vision of the game, and your work experience will highlight a variety of successfully shipped titles across multiple platforms and working with teams of five to 30+ people.

Responsibilities

  • Establishes and maintains project goals along with other Project Directors.
  • Owns the project schedule.
    • Sets the overall and monthly schedule with the Project Leads.
    • Tracks the project's progress and adjusts as needed.
    • Communicates the schedule to the team and studio.
  • Facilitates communication between the departments.
  • Coordinates resources between departments to ensure all tasks are properly assigned, and with proper timing.
  • Identifies and unblocks potential issues.
  • Interacts with Publishers and Partners.
  • Ensures that team delivers and releases games that meet Robot’s quality bar, both creatively and technically.

Our Ideal Candidate…

  • 5+ years of experience in the Production discipline.
  • Multiple shipped titles.
  • Experience in Jira and Microsoft Project.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Bonus Points For…

  • Interested in JRPGs.
  • Playing and enjoying a variety of different games on multiple platforms.
  • Experienced with dealing with external vendors.

Additional Details

  • Location: Full-time Remote or On-Site (Plano, Texas) position
  • Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience & Skills

More about the studio

We’re headquartered in Plano, Texas 30 miles North of Dallas. The team transitioned to working from home in 2020 and this role is open to anyone interested in working remotely in the continental United States or those interested in relocating to the DFW area.  

We offer competitive salaries, and great benefits including medical, dental, and life insurance for you and your spouse/domestic partner, paid vacation time, and paid parental leave. Other perks include annual game and home office stipends. We strive to create an inclusive and welcoming environment and encourage anyone interested to apply.

How to Apply

Qualified responses should be directed to recruiting@robotentertainment.com with a resume and cover letter. Please indicate you are applying for the Game Producer position.

The above are generally full-time, professional exempt, remote or on-site positions, with benefits as outlined in each listing. Open to United States citizens or those individuals who are legally residing and working in the USA. Robot will not facilitate or sponsor candidates for US work visas or US residency “Green Cards” for this position.

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Robot Entertainment, Inc. is committed to providing equal opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment. The company shall ensure that decisions affecting employees are made without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected category. This policy is administered in accordance with federal laws (including but not limited to Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, Age Discrimination in the Employment Act of 1967, as amended, Equal Pay Act of 1963, as amended, Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended) and all other applicable state or local law prohibiting discriminatory acts.

Robot Entertainment, Inc. is a privately owned developer of entertainment technology and intellectual property, based in Plano, Texas, USA. More information about Robot can be found at http://www.robotentertainment.com.

About Our Games

Orcs Must Die! 3 ushers orc-slaying mayhem to a previously unimaginable scale. All new War Scenarios pit players and their friends against the largest orc armies ever assembled. Mountable War Machines give players the essential firepower to heave, stab, carbonize, and disarticulate the abominable intruders. Orcs Must Die! 3 is the long-awaited successor in the award-winning Orcs Must Die! series.

ReadySet Heroes is a fast-paced multiplayer dungeon crawler that packs a big twist! Choose your character, then launch into a randomly generated dungeon to slay monsters, dodge traps and collect tons of loot. Now here's the twist: You're actually competing against an opposing team racing through the same dungeon! Reaching the end of the dungeon triggers a winner-take-all arena brawl! The faster you progress through the dungeon, the more powerful you'll be when it's time to throw down.


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