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Cloud Imperium Games

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Producer - Frankfurt

Description

Would you like to be a part of a team making video game history? The international studio Cloud Imperium Games under the direction of Chris Roberts, creator of Wing Commander, is seeking an accomplished aand experienced Producer to join DE team based at Foundry 42 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

The Associate Producer will help deliver the requirements for the cutting edge development of the record breaking crowd-funded project, space-simulation FPSMMO “Star Citizen” and the action-packed cinematic story campaign game “Squadron 42” with its star-studded cast including Mark Hamill, Gillian Anderson, John Rhys-Davies, and Mark Strong (to name just a few…).

Responsibilities

  • Serve as a driving force for “Star Citizen” and “Squadron 42”, facilitating communication, organization, and accountability across each department, and reporting to the Senior Producer
  • Own specific pipelines and/or teams that relate to the overall success of the game and drive them to a timely completion
  • Work with Directors, pipeline producers and leads to plan overarching schedules and draft respective roadmaps
  • Create, track and manage all tasks and ensure that schedules are maintained and adjusted accordingly for all up-coming releases and deadlines
  • Compile and send out regular reports on team progress and accomplishments
  • Identify, communicate and resolve any risks that may prevent the team from completing any defined deadlines
  • Provide direction and motivation to team members, making sure that goals and deadlines are realistic and achieved
  • Work with team leads to develop efficient work methods and pipelines

Requirements

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience as a video game Producer
  • Worked on a full AAA-project life cycle
  • Proficient with standard project management development tools (MS Project, JIRA, MS Office etc)
  • Strong English verbal and written communication
  • Skilled in project management methodologies
  • Unrelenting self-motivation and initiative
  • Excellent problem solver
  • Passion for Video Games, especially sci-fi, FPS games and space simulations
  • Willing to relocate to Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Pluses

  • Project Management certifications such as Prince2, Agile, Scrum, and Kanban
  • Knowledge of space simulations, FPS games, and MMOs
  • Previous experience with the CryENGINE/Lumberyard
  • Proficiency with Atlassian Confluence, Perforce and Shotgun software