Producer – A New IP

Job Details

Type: Permanent Full-time
Location: We are working from home!
Department: Production
Number of Openings: 1

A NEW AND EXCITING GAME! 

East Side Games (in collaboration with external partners) is working with an exciting IP to create a fun Narrative Idle mobile game that celebrates drag culture. As the Producer, you’ll work with a pre-production team to build on and evolve the style of the game and manage the artistic direction. With a focus on inclusion and diversity as integral parts of drag, your input will help this game join the ranks of our other world-class IPs and faithfully represent QTBIPOC communities. We are a remote-first studio, and encourage applications from QTBIPOC folks, as they hold expertise through living at relevant intersections of the drag culture we seek to represent. At East Side Games, we value lived experience as a crucial tenet of expertise.

 

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Assign tasks and manage projects for teams of designers, engineers, artists, and QA testers.
  • Communicate with a cross-functional team to resolve problems, keep projects moving forward, term goals, budget, and schedule, and communicate project status to.
  • Take ownership of our products; communicate outages and on major product announcements.
  • Perform community management and business development tasks as needed; develop connections with our users and build strong connections for our games; ensure the Community team is giving amazing service for our games and fans.
  • Create specifications to communicate a project’s vision, short and long goals, budget, and schedule; communicate project status to the management on an ongoing basis.
  • Be the champion for Design Tools on your team; consult with Management & Development to identify analytical requirements; meet with analytics teams to ensure the project is built on essential analytics.
  • Work closely with the analytics team to set, assign, manage, and complete design and production tasks.
  • Design, measure, and analyze KPIs that effectively drive change.

 

WHAT YOU WILL BRING

  • 5+ years in production or project management position.
  • Experience working in a Live-ops environment.
  • Shipped titles (or apps) through Apple or Google Play store.
  • Has a solid understanding of social, F2P, monetization for mobile games!
  • An appreciation for analytics and a champion for customer support.
  • Willingness to provide and accept the direction in a team environment.
  • An entrepreneurial spirit and drive to take ownership of your work.
  • Excelled writing, verbal communication, and task management skill.
  • A passion for social and mobile games.

YOU ARE

  • A mobile game fanatic. You are on top of the latest games, trends, and what’s happening in live events.
  • Comfortable in an environment where priorities and plans change rapidly, but with intention.
  • Solution-oriented, self-motivated, and diligent.
  • Community-minded, whereby a collective mission of the project is a shared priority.
  • Empathic, compassionate, and curious.
  • Your values are governed by justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion.

 

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO WORK AT ESG?

We are East Side Games – proudly built in beautiful BC. Our mission is to create games that are easy to pick up, hard to put down, and don’t suck! We put players at the heart of our evolution, independence, and profitability. With their help, we’ve defined and become the leader in the narrative idle gaming space, writing the playbook on LiveOps in the process. Our huge IPs serve a traditionally underserved audience globally… And we’re just getting started!

Community is everything here. We put people at the core of what we do. Our games and our team have the same goal; to be inclusive and for everyone. We get sh*t done and our team is on hand to step in, listen, and support, regardless of rank. Tackle your challenges, share your learnings, then share refreshments with the studio in our weekly Cheers Friday Announcements. Have we piqued your curiosity? Then check out our amazing Culture and Benefits! We note that our culture is not a monolith, and is ever-changing based on the folks holding space at East Side Games.

 

WE’RE BUILT ON THE FOUNDATIONS OF DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION
East Side Games are an equitable employer that values justice, equity, diversity and inclusion. We welcome and encourage people of marginalized backgrounds, particularly QTBIPOC folks, to apply, and will acknowledge and value the strengths you bring to foster yours and the studio’s growth.

If this sounds like something you hoped for and more, and you’re enthused to build genre-defining narrative idle games, click the “Apply Here” button below. If now is not the right time for you but you know someone who would be a great match for us at East Side Games, check out our referral bonus here! Let’s build great games together.

We can’t wait to hear from you!

 

WHAT’S NEXT?

If you think this is an exciting opportunity, please

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Due to a small (but completely awesome) recruitment team, only those candidates that qualify will be contacted.  Thanks for your interest in ESG and we wish you super success in your job search!

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