Associate Producer
Rockstar Toronto
Oakville, ON
Rockstar Toronto is looking for an Associate Producer to join our internal development team. As a member of the production team at Rockstar, Associate Producers must be detail oriented and capable of multi-discipline interaction, as they support development of ambitious AAA titles.

RESPONSIBILITIES
Scheduling and tracking projects in development.
Working closely with the Producer and Leads to ensure the highest level of inner team communication.
Working closely with Leads on day to day maintenance, organization and management of the schedule and resources.
Creating schedules for tracking of projects.
Promoting cross-discipline communication to ensure everyone is well-informed and working towards common goals.
Attending department meetings to document and then distribute notes accordingly.
Keeping the team informed regarding game functionality.
Detecting production and development abnormalities and reporting them through the proper lines of communication.
Tracking the rate of finding versus resolving bugs, to estimate the progress toward zero bugs.
Providing regular updates and status reports on the state of the bug database.
Reviewing bugs for clarity and duplication.
Product testing to monitor progress and state of the project.
Able to work independently while remaining responsive to the needs of the larger production team.
SKILLS

Advanced/Expert user of these software programs:
Microsoft Project/Excel/Outlook
Perforce
RTM proprietary
Incredibuild
Console Account
ProDG Target Manager

Intermediate user of these software programs:
Wiki-editing/Management
Microsoft Project
Lifesize
Blackmagic Design
Visual Studio
Flash Media Live Encoder
QUALIFICATIONS
An above average understanding of working within a game engine and pipeline.
Min 4 years experience reviewing bugs for clarity and duplication.
Minimum of 5 years in the game industry working on AAA titles.
Bachelor’s degree in a related field, or min 5 years field related industry experience.
Experience tracking cross-department schedules.
Able to exercise good judgment in fast-paced high-pressure work environments, sometimes with competing priorities.
Flexibility and initiative, together with excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills.
Able to communicate effectively with all departments.
Min 3 years scripting/automation experience.
Candidates must be highly motivated, organized, personable and able to work as part of a team.
Genuine enthusiasm for video games; especially Rockstar titles.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
This is a full time, permanent position, located at 586 Argus Road, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 3J3

We are located on the Go-Train line for easy commuting.

Benefits:
Dental Benefits
Disability Benefits
Life Insurance Benefits
Medical Benefits
Vision Care Benefits
RSP Benefits
$20 stipend per month towards a gym membership
A relocation allowance may be available
Eligible for discretionary incentive bonus