Producer

Information Technology Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh


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Description

Description:

Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU) is a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play games for smartphone and tablet devices. Glu is focused on creating compelling original IP games such as Cooking Dash, Deer Hunter, Covet Fashion, Design Home, Racing Rivals, TAP Sports Baseball, and branded IP games including Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, on the App Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore, Facebook, Mac App Store, and Windows Phone. We have worldwide studios in North America, Russia and India. Our headquarters are in the heart of the bustling SOMA District of San Francisco. To learn more, follow this link: http://www.glu.com/

Job Description

A Producer oversees the production of original iOS/Android titles, as well as content updates to in-market games. He should understand game production methodologies, social/mobile game design, and monetization strategies. And must proactively drive the development of his title, help set the creative and technical vision, and ensure that games are ultimately delivered on time, on budget at a high level of quality (great games!).

The ideal candidate knows how to deal with uncertainty, and has familiarity with successful freemium titles, including top-grossing iOS and Android games.

Responsibilities

  • Manage the schedule of a game team from pre-production to final product release, while meeting defined budgets and quality benchmarks.
  • Need to successfully partner with other studio leaders
  • Continually assess risk and keep the scope of the project in line with budget and schedule.
  • Create milestone content and realistic production schedules in coordination with team leads and management.
  • Ensure that each member of the team is working from a tracked schedule and has a strong sense of ownership, responsibility and accountability for the quality and timeliness of their contribution.
  • Keep abreast of current trends in the marketplace especially with regard to similar and/or competitive products.
  • Contributes effectively to process improvement. 
  • Working closely with management ,offer input on project team member performance proactively and as requested.
  • Actively participate as a member of the studio management team.

Job Requirement

  • Experience as a Producer in console, PC, social and/or mobile games.
  • Strong knowledge of social-mobile space and a passion for mobile gaming!
  • Strong process, organizational, and business skills
  • Strong people management and problem-solving skills, to include conflict management and resolution.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to multi-task and to adapt easily to change
  • At least two shipped games.
  • Highly responsible, self-directed, detail-oriented problem solver with a desire to contribute to a creative environment.
  • Outstanding organizational, communication and project/people leadership skills.
  • Ability to critique game play and visual design.

Pluses

  • Experience in other roles on shipped products such as game design, art or engineering.
  • Strong understanding of usability and small-screen design
  • Experience developing multiple game genres, from casual titles to action and strategy games
  • Experience with successful social, F2P, and Facebook game
  • Experience with AGILE development methodology.
  • Hands-on abilities with PhotoShop, Visio, level editors, 3D modeling programs, and visual IDE’s.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.  Glu is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. We welcome people of different backgrounds and experiences to ensure a diverse and inclusive workplace.