Executive Producer, External Development Thu Feb 21 02:00:00 CST 2019 Renton, WA 505978200 6952 Wizards of the Coast 1 Employee <p><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><strong>Bring Your Brain…..                                                     <br /> We’ll Supply the Dragons!!!</strong></span></span><br />  </p> <p><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Wizards of the Coast, a subsidiary of Hasbro, Inc., and the world's largest publisher of adventure games, including Magic: The Gathering® Trading Card Game and Dungeons & Dragons® Roleplaying Games has an exciting opportunity for an <strong>Executive Producer</strong> to join our <strong>Digital Publishing team.</strong></span></span></p> <p> </p> <p><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">We offer competitive salaries, a great benefits package, and the excitement of working in a creative organization. But the best part of working here is that we think creating products that bring hours of enjoyment to millions around the globe is an inherently cool way to earn a living.</span></span></p> <p> </p> <p><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Wizards is looking for an Executive Producer to help grow our Digital business. The successful candidate will have a strong mix of creative, technical, innovative, and managerial experience from the video game and online entertainment spaces. As the EP, you will be responsible for bringing to reality the product vision for one or more digital games, as well as managing multiple external relationships across the game development community, while building profitable hits in alignment with Wizard’s digital strategy.</span></span></p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><strong>A DAY IN THE LIFE OF AN EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: </strong></span></span></p> <p> </p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Own and drive the vision for multiple products, balancing the Business, Design and Production management perspectives to deliver an optimal balance of creative design, user experience and science into game development within all stages of the product lifecycle</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Directly manage discipline leads on the product (engineering, design, art, UI, production) to drive a unified leadership for the product throughout every stage of development and live operation.</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Own and execute against product P&L, Budget and business objectives and schedules</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Work with key stakeholders to ensure the product is integrated into appropriate player ecosystems and WOTC publishing platform to support end-to-end user engagement.</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Own and represent product vision and status at all levels of the company, including WOTC and Hasbro Leadership, while building WOTC confidence and excitement around the managed game</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Build AAA games via understanding of best in breed analytics, creative, product, talent and user experience design</span></span></li> </ul> <p> </p> <p><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><strong>WHAT YOU’LL BRING:</strong></span></span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Deep understanding of all aspects of game production (management, planning, scheduling, budgeting, staffing, technology, design, art, audio, localization, QA)</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Strong experience in overseeing published game titles, live services, and games as a service across multiple client platforms</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Experience formulating product messaging and marketing plans, as well as experience with a wide range of business models and monetization methods</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Strong knowledge of the game market and gaming platforms (PC/Console)</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Work collaboratively with team leads to clearly define project scope and schedule and effectively communicate to all team members</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Exhibited ability to coach and mentor employees at all levels</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Diverse game experience with experience building strategy or RPG type games</span></span></li> </ul> <p> </p> <p><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><strong>Prior Related Experience:</strong></span></span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Experience within publishing organizations and external development methodologies.</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">10+ years relevant work experience including a minimum of 3 years' experience as an Executive Producer on a shipped AAA game</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Experience in bringing highly valuable established entertainment brands to AAA games</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Leadership experience including significant exposure to senior levels of management</span></span></li> </ul> <p> </p> <p><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><strong>Work Environment </strong><br /> Standard office environment including stand up/sit down desks, Ability to travel (25% of time)</span></span></p> <p><br /> <span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><strong>We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.</strong></span></span></p> <p> </p>

Executive Producer, External Development

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Date: Feb 21, 2019

Requisition ID: 6952