Producer – Contingent
Posted on 3/29/2024
Naughty Dog

501-1,000 employees

Develops top-selling video games for PlayStation platforms
Company Overview
Naughty Dog, a subsidiary of Sony Interactive Entertainment, is a leading developer of top-selling video games on PlayStation platforms, including renowned franchises like Uncharted and The Last of Us. The company's culture fosters technical excellence, as evidenced by its ICE Team, which develops core graphics technologies for Sony's global first-party published titles. With a record of strong sales, such as The Last of Us Part II selling over 4 million copies in its first three days, Naughty Dog offers competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, and a commitment to equal opportunity employment.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

1984

Headquarters

Santa Monica, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-6%

1 year growth

5%

2 year growth

29%
Locations
Santa Monica, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
CategoriesNew
Product & UX/UI Design
UI/UX & Design
Requirements
  • Solid understanding of video game development, software development processes, and project management practices
  • At least 2 years proven experience in a production role where you've supported cross-functional teams in the creation and delivery of AAA products
  • Expertise in common Production methodologies and software
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail, on both a personal and team level
  • Self-starter. Approach challenges creatively and methodically, seeing them through to final resolution
Responsibilities
  • Drives Pipelines, initiatives and Departments to ensure cross departmental engagement with a results focused approach
  • Build and maintain project plans, schedules, and roadmaps. Ensure the team is on track with their goals
  • Communicate frequently and effectively with key collaborators on project status, risks, and opportunities
  • Ensure cross-department visibility is clear and dependencies are properly tracked. Ensure the impact of scope changes is understood, and the ramifications are clearly communicated
  • Contribute to the development and refinement of our shared production processes to increase studio efficiency and quality
  • Serve as a mentor and provide leadership, information, and resources to new and existing production team members
  • Maintain a constant awareness of game status through regular play sessions. Evaluate project scope and make recommendations to the Lead Producer