Producer in Chattanooga, TN at Scientific Games

Date Posted: 6/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/23/2018
  • Job ID:
    IRC8966

Job Description



Job Summary:
The Producer owns and optimizes the product development process. The role of a producer is to work with the team to reach its goals by ensuring development runs smoothly, assisting in communication between the departments and helping the team stay in the loop and on task with ongoing projects.

Essential Job Functions:
•Pre-release responsibilities focused on completing the game on time for release. This means scheduling design, art, and programing so that teams have the assets they need to do the work they need to do
•Responsible for mentorship, evaluations, conflict resolution and recognition of the staff to maintain highly motivated and engaged employees.
•Create and maintain project schedules, milestones, benchmarks, and release
•Conducting regular planning and review sessions with team members; identifying future problems and work to avoid them
•Schedule Quality Assurance
•Ensuring a stable gaming product is submitted to the QA process
•Drive the game development and lead the team by:
oReviewing the game with quality and consistency in mind and provide constructive feedback

Job Requirements



Qualifications:

Education:
•Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

Required Experience:
•5+ years of professional work experience
•2+ years of experience leading teams or managing projects
•Project management experience and demonstrable track record of scheduling and completing projects on time

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
•Familiarity with game play features of current casino video and mechanical slots
•Passion to create fun games with an engaging player experience
•Adept with Word and Excel (or Google Sheets)
•Ability to work well in a team environment
•High proficiency in Agile Project management software tools (Trello, JIRA, basecamp, etc..)
•Excellent organizational  and communication skills
•Excellent problem solving skills
•Excellent time management skills

Preferred Skills:
•Video game development, particularly in mathematical and puzzle games
    
Physical Requirements:  
Office environment

Work Conditions:
May require weekend and evening hours.   May require travel.

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Scientific Games Corporation and its affiliates (collectively, “SG”) are engaged in highly regulated gaming and lottery businesses.   As a result, certain SG employees may, among other things, be required to obtain a gaming or other license(s), undergo background investigations or security checks, or meet certain standards dictated by law, regulation or contracts.   In order to ensure SG complies with its regulatory and contractual commitments, as a condition to hiring and continuing to employ its employees, SG requires all of its employees to meet those requirements that are necessary to fulfill their individual roles.  As a prerequisite to employment with SG (to the extent permitted by law), you shall be asked to consent to SG conducting a due diligence/background investigation on you.

This job description should not be interpreted as all-inclusive; it is intended to identify major responsibilities and requirements of the job. The employee in this position may be requested to perform other job-related tasks and responsibilities than those stated above.  

SG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. If you’d like more information about your equal employment opportunity rights as an applicant under the law, please click here: EEOC Poster.
SG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. If you’d like more information about your equal employment opportunity rights as an applicant under the law, please click here EEOC Poster.

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