Sr Technology Producer, Esports Thu Feb 21 02:00:00 CST 2019 Renton, WA 532694700 9865 Wizards of the Coast 1 Employee <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Are you&hellip;.</span></span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">An experienced technology producer with a passion for esports?</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Excited to join a team dedicated to leveraging Magic: The Gathering&rsquo;s 25-year history in competitive gaming and catapulting it to new heights in esports on its new digital platform, Magic: The Gathering Arena?</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Skilled in producing websites with excellent esports design and execution?</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Experienced in collaborating with game production and esports broadcast teams to create game features and broadcast tools to maximize viewing experiences and tournament operations?</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">A fluid and flexible collaborator, able to complement your vision and expertise with the inputs of key stakeholders, and with a robust toolbox of skills to deal with a wide variety of people and situations?</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Excited about working on a lifestyle game that has been a part of gamers&rsquo; lives for 25 years, and to make it a part of their lives for 25 more?&nbsp;</span></span></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Then we have a fantastic opportunity for you to consider. We&rsquo;re looking for an Esports Sr. Technical Producer to produce best-in-class esports experiences for Magic: The Gathering. You will collaborate with the rest of the esports team, including the MTG Arena esports team, tabletop competitive gaming team, event management team, and video and content production team, as well as with the MTG Arena and TCG game studios, to deliver outstanding website and esports viewership experiences for our fans and deliver tangible business impact.</span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">At Wizards of the Coast, we believe diversity of experience is fundamental to creating accessible and fun gaming experiences for *all* of our players.&nbsp; We encourage everyone to consider being a part of our team.</span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>A Day in the Life as a Sr Technology Producer:</strong></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Website production: Advocate vision for and own the production of the Magic esports website, working with internal and external teams to deliver a best-in-class experience that promotes players, events, news, and partners</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Broadcast and streaming tools production: Own the production of plugins and other broadcast and streaming tools in collaboration with the esports video production team and MTG Arena studio, and working with internal and external teams</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Game features advocacy: Collaborate with the MTG Arena studio to advocate for impactful game features for tournament management and viewing experience</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Analytics and reporting: Develop and distribute management level reports to ensure alignment and understating of your projects and demonstrate ROI and growth</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Industry knowledge: Maintain intimate knowledge the competitive landscape, including awareness of industry, its trends, competitive intelligence and best practices</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Partner integration: Partner with business, content, and franchise teams to ensure that sponsors and partners are fully integrated</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Esports program design collaboration: collaborate with the immediate esports team to design and deploy best-in-class competitive programs</span></span></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>What you&#39;ll bring:</strong></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Strong knowledge of the esports and competitive gaming industry, especially with regards to website experiences, tournament support tools, and viewing enhancements</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Strong communication, thought leadership, and collaboration skills, with the ability to work with colleagues of differing styles across the organization</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Strategic thinker with ability to manage multiple projects under deadlines and in complex and fluid business environments</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Demonstrable experience developing and executing development and project plans</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Excellent problem solving and issue management skills, including managing service outages in real time, any time, day or night</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Ability to select, manage, and motivate agencies to excellence</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Significant experience in technology production, preferably in the esports, games, entertainment, sports, or related industry</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Specific experience as a website producer, preferably supporting live events</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Bachelor&rsquo;s degree, or equivalent work experience</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">Experience working with game development teams at AAA publisher</span></span></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>

Sr Technology Producer, Esports

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Date: Feb 21, 2019

Requisition ID: 9865