Producer

Thank you for your interest in the Producer listing. We are always looking for experienced talent to join the Pipeworks team!

The Producer leads cross-discipline teams on one or more projects and acts as the central point of contact between clients, studio leadership, the project team, and all stakeholders. Ensures development is coordinated so projects are delivered on-time, on-budget, and meet or exceed quality expectations. The Producer executes a variety of tasks and key management objectives related to the development of assigned software products, from concept, to release and/or live operations.

Essential Job Functions

  • Act as primary point-of-contact for customer stakeholder(s)
  • Identify and manage against project success goals
  • Collaborate with studio leadership and finance to align strategic goals and tactical measures
  • Project-related software and equipment procurement
  • External development resource procurement. Owns outsourcing contract planning, negotiation, and management
  • Own the estimation, budgeting, planning, prioritization, and scheduling of tasks related to the development of software projects, from concept to release and live operations
  • Track resource allocation, expenditures, project schedules and corresponding budgets against contractual commitments
  • Project financial tracking and reporting
  • Identify critical path risks, issues, and responses, develop and implement mitigation plans as necessary. Drive risk action plan results
  • Identify, drive implementation, and improve project development pipeline and workflow
  • Provide regular project status and financial reports, communicate progress and risk to studio leadership
  • Provide clear project vision, goals, and objectives to project team and stakeholders
  • Facilitate communication and coordination for internal and external project resources to eliminate roadblocks and ensure successful SOW completion
  • Work with project team and QA to manage bug assignment, priority-setting, and progress towards resolution
  • Complete project retrospectives/postmortems
  • Provide project demos, interviews as needed
  • Make effective contributions to department processes and best practices
  • Exceptional project management practices and software expertise
  • Demonstrate financial and business acumen
  • Proactive and collaborative communication skills
  • Motivated by careful, objective, & detail-oriented work
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Amateur or Professional Experience with Unity, Unreal or other game engine
  • Strong interest in the industry and a desire to create high-quality interactive experiences with an eye towards successful product launch
  • Strong Experience with Excel, including generating reports and charts.
  • Previous experience with TV and/or film product development
  • Experience in a Live Operations environment in a Production role
  • PMI PMP Certification
  • At least 5 years of experience in a software development Producer and/or Project Manager role
  • Education: Certificate of completion of Game Development (e.g. LCC, Full Sail) or any University degree

About Pipeworks Studios

Since 1999, Pipeworks Studios has been quietly developing best-selling games and beloved game franchises from deep in the heart of Oregon. Our teams are creating truly unique original IP games alongside our
on-going work with key game franchises and outside partners.

At Pipeworks Studios, we believe in creating popular, innovative, and unique games that harness the creative spark of our teams and embrace the power of our players and community.We harness the power of games to create magic across worlds. Discover the magic at www.pipeworks.com