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Game Producer
Special Projects, World of Warcraft
Posted on 10/28/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Irvine, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Confluence
JIRA
Communications
Requirements
  • Strong self-direction
  • Tenacious critical thinking skills
  • A calm and deliberate demeanor
  • An understanding of the power of positive mentality in the face of adversity
  • Persuasive communication and people skills
  • Experience in a co-development/remote setting
  • Experience in an agile-driven multi-discipline team
  • Good strategies and instincts for working with a wide range of styles and personalities
  • Well-ordered approaches to defining project requirements, work, and timelines
  • Comfort working in ambiguous areas where learning and adaptability are key skills
  • The courage to admit when you do not know something, and the confidence to ask “why?”
  • If you have experience working with Jira and Confluence
  • Any complex projects you have tracked before, and what support you gave your team
  • Process improvement wins you have driven on other teams
  • Whether you have development-level experience from a previous project
Responsibilities
  • Coordinate project plans and the day-to-day work for our experimental team
  • Schedule project milestones and deliverables, and communicate as the team makes progress
  • Clarify project requirements and drive agreement between teams or individuals with conflicting priorities
  • Spot and mitigate risks to our plans and milestones, and help the team clear blocking issues
  • Identify development challenges and their solutions
  • Collaborate with stakeholders across the World of Warcraft development team
  • Inform decisions, together with team leadership, about process, commitments, and development priorities
  • Support, motivate, and celebrate our team, our work, and our successes
  • Facilitate group activities from regular team meetings to ad-hoc brainstorming sessions
Blizzard Entertainment

5,001-10,000 employees

Gaming software developer & publisher
Company Overview
Blizzard Entertainment’s mission is to connect and engage the world through epic entertainment and communities rooted within its video game franchises to experience joy, thrill, and achievement. The company is committed to the development of premier entertainment software that can enable social connections as well as foster a sense of accomplishment through healthy competition.
Benefits
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, & Vision Plans
  • Health Savings & Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Critical Illness, Accident, & Whole Life Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirements Savings Plan
  • 529 College Savings Plan
  • Financial Wellness Programs & Resources
  • Paid Vacation, Holiday, & Float Days
  • Paid Leaves: Parental, Sick, Compassion
Company Core Values
  • Gameplay first
  • Commit to Quality
  • Play Nice; Play Fair
  • Embrace Your Inner Geek
  • Every Voice Matters
  • Learn & Grow
  • Think Globally
  • Lead Responsibly