SOEDESCO is looking for a Development Producer for console and PC projects for SOEDESCO Studios. You’ll be involved in the process from start to finish and work closely together with the Game Designer and development team to create great game experiences.
Responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:
Supporting the development team to do their job to the best of their ability.
Tracking and creating project schedules, resources and dependencies.
Maintaining project status, task list and backlog by continuously assessing priority, scope and impact.
Identifying and mitigating risks well in advance, as well as raising and resolving risks when surfaced.
Reporting to leads, management and publisher contact, as well as communicating with all other internal and external stakeholders, about project status.
Develop and optimize procedures for a smooth, continuous, sustainable development workflow.
Organising daily stand-ups, meetings and taking care of meeting reports.
Assuring our projects meet quality standards.
2-5 years of experience in a development production role for console and / or PC projects.
Proven ability and experience with planning, creating and maintaining an effective production schedule in all phases of development.
Excellent verbal and written English and Dutch communication skills.
Strong creative, analytical, and organizational skills.
Familiarity with agile methodologies such as SCRUM and Kanban, as well as basic understanding of Waterfall.
Ability to switch between day to day firefighting and long term planning constantly.
Ability to effectively communicate with, motivate and focus multi-disciplinary team members.
Organised, enthusiastic, self-motivated, flexible and able to take the initiative as the need arises.
Basic understanding of Unreal Engine.
Basic understanding of game programming and/or game development concepts, game art tools and software.
Advanced understanding of Microsoft Office package and project management software.
Basic to advanced understanding of game production pipeline.
Experience with game programming and/or game art tools and software.
Experience with (developing for) next-gen console and streaming platforms.
Basic to advanced understanding of game porting pipeline.
Passionate about and/or extensive, in-depth knowledge of and/or experience with the game and game development industry.
What we offer
A salary based on your skills and experience
Informal atmosphere and fun colleagues
Room for your own ideas
20 to 24 vacation days
Friday afternoon drinks where we of course play games from time to time!
SOEDESCO is a privately owned Dutch video game publisher and video game developer based in Rotterdam. The company was established in 2002 and we originally sold accessory and game bundles. In 2014 SOEDESCO expanded into retail game publishing for indie game titles for the European and North American markets. SOEDESCO publishes indie games made by independent developers as well as original game IPs owned by SOEDESCO. We also develop in our own game studios in Rotterdam and Pilsen, Czech Republic.
We are a warm and involved company where we work hard, show initiative and take responsibility.