Technical Producer (Apex Legends)

Multiple Locations: Los Angeles, California, United States • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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Requisition Number: 163833

Position Title: Assoc Producer I

External Description:

Founded in 2010 by the original creators of the Call of Duty Franchise, Respawn was created with the philosophy that when talented people have creative freedom, they'll make extraordinary games that achieve the unexpected. From our roots as an indie studio to joining the expansive roster of studios at Electronic Arts, this remains our guiding principle. We truly love what we do and want to share our passion with players worldwide. Our shipped titles include critically acclaimed multi-platform games Apex Legends, Titanfall, Titanfall 2, Star Wars™ Jedi: Fallen Order and Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond. Join us for the opportunity to create groundbreaking games with some of the best developer talent in the industry.

You can learn more about our studio and values at respawn.com/studio

We are looking for an experienced Technical Producer who will embrace our philosophy and share their hard earned expertise to help us create an incredible experience for our players. We’re picturing someone who can facilitate communication across the team, support cross-functional workflow dependencies, identify and mitigate risks, and be a key component in our team hitting our development goals. 

What you’ll do...

  • Be a leader on the Production team and production point focused on technical groups
  • Collaboration with leads on capacity planning and schedule management for one or more game disciplines.
  • Focus on development processes, identifying inefficiencies and introducing production and development process improvements.
  • Be a conduit of communication between departments, and provide support to the team in a variety of different capacities.
  • Work closely with the Production team and department leads, identifying and informing the team of any issues or needs.
  • Look at long term strategies for any potential roadblocks and proactively address them. 
  • Partner with department leads, supporting their teams and their priorities.
  • Drive features from initial requests through release.
  • Sprint and Release plan and execute those plans, utilizing tools such as Jira and Confluence
  • Combat inertia, act as a force to keep moving things forward.
  • Identify and resolve team issues.
  • Partner effectively with other team members to support overall efforts of the department, and help define and encourage production best practices.

Ideally you will have...

  • Strong experience being part of a technical team, or acting as producer/product owner/etc for a technical team preferred
  • Familiar with Lean or Agile software development 
  • Experience as an Producer on AAA game/s through the full development cycle, from concept to ship.
  • 3+ years’ experience as an embedded member of a studio development team is ideal.
  • Strong communications skills.
  • Growing knowledge of game development, and a strong willingness to learn.
  • Proactive tendencies and an endless motor.
  • Sense of urgency and a desire to get things done.
  • Ability to self-motivate and help motivate others.
  • Extensive knowledge gained through many cycles working in Jira
  • Smart with strong intuition.
  • Ability to juggle many tasks at once.
  • Strong people skills. Empathy for fixing the problems of others, respect for others’ time.
  • Intense passion for video games.

If this opportunity sounds like a great fit for you, please submit your resume and we will get back to you once we have reviewed.

In addition to opportunities for creative impact and professional growth which come with being a member of our team, working at Respawn has many other perks and benefits! Learn more at respawn.com/perks.

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Electronic Arts Inc. is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. EA delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets.

EEOText: About EA At Electronic Arts, we exist to Inspire the World to Play. We create extraordinary new game experiences for our millions of players everywhere by bringing together talented people that combine creativity, innovation, and passion. We know that our strength lies in the diversity of our people. We immerse our employees into an inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for learning and leading that allow them to do the most impactful and rewarding work of their careers. We put our people first. We provide comprehensive benefit packages with a focus on health and wellbeing to support your needs and help you balance your career and personal life. We provide access to dynamic and collaborative work environments, opportunities to connect and contribute through our Employee Resource Groups, and support for a balanced life with paid time off and maternity and paternity leave, plus free video games and so much more! Electronic Arts 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, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.

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At Electronic Arts, we exist to Inspire the World to Play. We create extraordinary new game experiences for our millions of players everywhere by bringing together talented people that combine creativity, innovation, and passion. We know that our strength lies in the diversity of our people. We immerse our employees into an inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for learning and leading that allow them to do the most impactful and rewarding work of their careers. 

We put our people first. We provide comprehensive benefit packages with a focus on health and wellbeing to support your needs and help you balance your career and personal life. We provide access to dynamic and collaborative work environments, opportunities to connect and contribute through our Employee Resource Groups, and support for a balanced life with paid time off and maternity and paternity leave, plus free video games and so much more! 

Electronic Arts 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, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.

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