Super Evil Megacorp, an award-winning game studio, is looking for a seasoned leader to oversee live operations of Vainglory, the world’s premier cross-platform MOBA. With a strong track record on mobile esports, close partnerships with hardware makers, unique engine technology and upcoming major launches on PC, Mac and in major geographies, Vainglory is about to shift gears and take things to the next level.
This is a unique time to join Super Evil’s mission to break boundaries in the game industry and create the very best core multiplayer experience for the touchscreen generation. As Vainglory Content Producer, you will drive roadmapping and coordinate efforts across monetization, live events, editorial, content and product marketing teams to delight our players. Join our team to shape not just the course of a much-loved MOBA with a passionate community, but also the future shape of the game industry!
The Content Producer will work closely with the Senior Live Ops Producer, Director of Production, and other producers and staff to help in the day-to-day tasking and management of all content development. Responsibilities will include running stand-ups and planning for internal development for the Art and Gameplay teams, managing the content pipeline from start to finish, and helping to ensure each release is stable and goes out on time. Our ideal candidate would have experience in Free to Play games and has a background in production or development management.
Role & Responsibilities
Manage and execute development processes for the Art and Gameplay teams.
Support the Director of Production and Senior Live Ops Producer as part of the production team, and help manage releases through all stages of development.
Ensure that Vainglory has a well-communicated and up-to-date content development roadmap.
Collaborate and coordinate with cross-disciplinary teams to ensure all departments are fulfilling goals and objectives.
Organize, prioritize, and directly manage specific parts of the game using standard Agile / Scrum methodologies.
Required Skills & Knowledge
Bachelor's degree or higher
1 – 2 years experience in a Producer or Project/Development Manager role
Organized, self-directed, and able to adjust to shifting schedules and requirements
Tenacious and relentless in seeing implementations through to completion
Outstanding creative problem solving skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Experience managing high-quality content for games that have been in live development
High interest in playing and developing competitive multiplayer games
Certification or similar education in agile development (Scrum, Kanban)
Experience with production tracking software (Jira, Hansoft, etc.)
Familiarity with games in the MOBA genre
A resume and cover letter are required for consideration. You are able to work on-site at the Super Evil Lair in San Mateo, CA.