Avalanche Studios is one of the game industry’s leading independent developers. Renowned for triple-A blockbuster hits like Just Cause, Mad Max and the upcoming Rage 2, Avalanche Studios has in the last decade expanded its business to develop and release its own IPs. With theHunter Classic, theHunter: Call of the Wild and Generation Zero, Avalanche Studios is firmly established as one of the leading Games As A Service developers. The world-leading open world engine Apex 2.0 underpins these titles, made for PC and consoles and developed in Stockholm, New York and Malmö.
Avalanche Studios is hiring an experienced Associate Producer for an unannounced self published title being developed in Malmö.
The Associate Producer will be primarily responsible for monitoring the progress of cross disciplined teams and maintaining the schedule and backlog. Through this work they will provide the Senior Producer with regular updates on status and risks as required. Their work in coordinating resources and goals alongside the Senior Producer and Discipline Leads will ensure the successful completion of milestones and deliveries. They will help run Scrums and other meetings efficiently, pushing for best practice in production at all times.
They will drive effective communication amongst the team and help to resolve problems for team members and the project as a whole in a timely manner. They will be vital to maintaining a strong team spirit and a productive environment in the studio.
The candidate should be an energetic and highly organised person, who can motivate and shows great leadership promise. We want a proactive problem solver who can adapt to different situations and facilitate others to do their jobs that much better. They should be as good at working with people as they are with spreadsheets.
You will join an all new team making a thrilling Avalanche title on which you will have a large degree of responsibility and ownership. This role has a clear pathway for career growth and offers close mentorship to get you there.
- Experience with project and backlog planning including agile/scrum development methodology
- Strong emotional intelligence and soft people management skills
- Excellent listening and communication skills with the ability to communicate clearly
- Excellent written and verbal English
- Experience of running and driving a team or sub-team forward with focus on cross disciplined game development
- Proven leadership experience
- Experience as an Associate Producer within game development/production
- Credit on shipped games as Associate Producer or similar and has been involved with project through a complete development cycle
- Experience with any of, risk management, QA, Localisation and compliance.
We can offer you a varied job where you work closely with a fun and experienced team with extremely competent people in a highly specialized and unique development environment. Since Avalanche Studios is Swedens biggest independent studio you'll have unique possibilities to have a big influence on todays and tomorrows game development.
At Avalanche Studios, we believe in worlds without limits, and we are committed to develop a diverse and inclusive workplace. We strive to hire great talent from a variety of backgrounds. Being part of our world is not contingent on where you’re from, your gender, or sexual orientation. It’s all about your passion, courage and craftsmanship.
Our studio in Malmö, Sweden is the company’s third location since it was founded in Stockholm in 2003, and expanded to New York City in 2011.The Malmö studio will focus on development of current and future Avalanche Studios IPs, relatively small and flexible projects which rest on a solid foundation of AAA production values and award-winning proprietary technology. Malmö was chosen because of its unique location, rich culture and - above all - thriving game development community. With our creative independence, a decade and a half of experience and strong portfolio of games, Avalanche Studios will fill a unique position in the city.