FIFA - Associate Producer
Location: Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Requisition Number: 156582
Position Title: Assoc Producer I
We are EA
And we make games – how cool is that? In fact, we entertain millions of people across the globe with the most amazing and immersive interactive software in the industry. But making games is hard work. That’s why we employ the most creative, passionate people in the industry.
The challenge ahead
At EA, Producers are the creative visionaries for the product. They are the individuals who build and motivate teams to accomplish their goals of shipping AAA quality titles on time and on budget.
An Associate Producer at EA Romania works closely with the development teams to help create and deliver the next great chapter in our FIFA journey; a story that started in Bucharest over 8 years ago and is continuing to grow and evolve year-on- year.
To succeed you will require great product knowledge, people-skills, decision-making and problem-solving abilities. You need to drive team culture by initiating, fostering, maintaining, and managing others towards
positive working relationships with partners who are critical to both current and future development process. You must be a great team player and help form an engaging and fun work environment.
As an Associate Producer on the team you will be responsible for partnering with team leaders to help drive the creation, execution, and quality of features on a day to day basis. You’ll be involved in the development of all aspects of the game from the early concept stages through production and finaling.
So, if you are looking for AAA game development, enjoy overseeing feature creation and implementation, and if you like the idea of working on one of the game industry’s most successful franchises in one of the best office spaces in Bucharest, then please read on.
An understanding of FIFA, its history and mechanics would be a distinct advantage. A deep knowledge of Football and a genuine passion for the sport, coupled with a good eye for product quality and pursuit of the best-possible user experience (UX) are also important attributes to have.
What an Associate Producer does at EA
Be a key member of the leadership team, directing the day-to- day development through production and the launch of the game and live service
Work with the Line Producer and design team to prioritize features and set quality targets
Manage and mitigate project risks over the course of development and execution of the project
Be the voice of the players, and articulate clearly their expectations to the team
Work closely with production, art, design, and engineering leads to drive quality, communication and coordination
Work with the development directors to manage the project schedule, milestones and sprint deliverables
Work with art, engineering, QA and design teams to ensure the overall quality and timeliness of all deliverables
Partner and develop relationships with central service teams including publishing, marketing, finance, legal, consumer insights, and product analytics
Actively promote team morale & team health. Encourage others towards positive working relationships
Drive, create and refine the game experience at multiple feature level to achieve and/or exceed the desired quality standard
Mentor less experienced members of the team and contribute towards successful recruiting of new talent
The next great Associate Producer needs
An experienced producer with 4+ years of experience in a game production role
Analytically minded, getting the data you need to support your ideas and drive your decisions
A passionate gamer who plays regularly and likes to share your gaming experiences with others. Being a fan of football and FIFA is a huge asset, but not a requirement
A master of influence, helping others understand and become passionate about what is required to build great features
Results oriented, able to easily distill down to what is most important, and create plans for removing obstacles and distractions
A skilled mediator and resolver of conflicts, able to help people and teams with opposing points of view come together and align on objectives and solutions
Constantly out on the floor engaging with various members of the team to understand what is working, what is of concern, and what needs to be improved
A great communicator, both directly with the team building features and content, but also upward to leadership about status, risks, and challenges
A great teammate, someone who brings a positive attitude to the workplace... we make games after all!
Excellent English written and verbal communication skills
Community / Marketing Title: FIFA - Associate Producer
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Date Opened: 2019-07-16 07:54:28.867
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EA is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status or veteran status. We will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law.