The Producer will oversee the development of the game in production; from concept to shipping. Are you versatile, creative AND logical with an analytical mind? Do you separate the lego and sort by color; indicating that you are a highly organized individual, who excels at prioritizing? You laugh in the face of setbacks or pivots in game development, viewing them as a welcomed challenge. Yes...you embody the spirit of a Producer who is passionate about game publishing and are committed to the timely and successful delivery of the project.Your wheelhouse is to build relationships with your development team, ignite idea generation and feature implementation, provide unique concepts and solutions.
This role is open to candidates working out of Vancouver or Kelowna.
What We’re Building at Hyper Hippo:
Hyper Hippo Games is the studio behind the genre-defining hit “Original Idle Game” AdVenture Capitalist (+50 Million installs), and AdVenture Communist which is currently one of the most popular mobile Idle Games in the world.
We are a very ambitious mobile games-focused studio and we like to compare ourselves to a sports team, our vision is to continue attracting the best players (industry talent like you) in the world and to win many championships: hit mobile games that become part of pop culture that the world can enjoy. Currently we are focused on the Idle genre, but, again, we are very ambitious and will be exploring different genres on mobile in the future.
If you want to work in an environment where your voice is heard and your vision is always considered, where you can lead a talented product team and shape the future of our studio – we can’t wait to hear from you.
A Producer’s Impact:
Helps develop the vision of the game in production and organizes the production team and tasks
Oversees the creative and technical development of the game
Defines feature and game requirements
Ensures overall quality of the end product
Holds daily and weekly meetings to keep the production of the game running according to plan
Ensures timely handover of deliverables
Coordinates between the various stakeholders/partners involved in the game
Works with Head of Studio and Operations Manager on budget and timeline planning
Keeps management informed of game progress and roadblocks
Works with Operations Manager on external contracts and licensing deals, if necessary
After launch, continues to refine the game
Got ideas for a new game or how to improve a current product? Let’s hear them!
Your Track Record Includes:
A minimum of 3 years as game producer with references to live games
Degree or certification in Business, Project Management, Arts, or applicable experience
Experience publishing to multiple platforms an asset
Familiar with user acquisition, player retention, player engagement, and monetization metrics
Excellent interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to lead by influence
Highly organized with an understanding of process, project management, and the tools that support it
Demonstrated ability to translate analytics and user feedback into actionable game features
Knows what it takes to make an amazing player experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Understanding of micro-transactions and F2P core game loops
Enjoys collaborating with a small, creative team
Ninja like agility and flexibility with moving deadlines and schedules
Ability to work without supervision, you are a self starter
All the other Dental, Health, Wellness Benefits
3 weeks vacation + 10 paid personal days per year
Annual self development budget to attend conferences, courses, training – you name it!
Referral bonuses for finding awesome Hippos
Social impact “Hippo Gift Matching”
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