Game Producer II - League, Personalization

Riot Games Los Angeles , CA 90009

Posted 3 weeks ago

As Producers at Riot, we lead passionate cross-functional teams to create innovative products and experiences that seek to deliver maximum player value. We drive development, smash through obstacles, and push projects across the finish line. We meet and exceed expectations by helping concept, deliver, enhance, and influence projects at every stage of production.

As a Game Producer II on the Merchant Guild team, you will report into and work with the Product Lead to develop the strategy and lead delivery of content distribution features for personalization content to players. You will drive the execution of new iterations of League of Legends' personalization experience and associated progression features. You will engage deeply with the community and player data to ensure that the team is delivering maximum value, maintaining a singular focus on providing the best possible player experience. You will define what success looks like for the team, and you will lead the development team to achieve it.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead an engineering team to own and deliver live services and features for LoL.

  • Partner to define and own product strategies, including missions, event passes, and other content distribution features.

  • With the support of the Merchant Guild Delivery Lead, own and improve the work system, team performance metrics and goals setting, product development processes, and delivery.

  • Lead product discovery and planning, provide visibility and predictability, lead the team through pre-production and technical investigation activities.

  • Lead cross-team projects, manage the team backlog, co-author the product road map, and contribute to business prioritizations and planning.

  • Assess the team's maturity, health, and composition.

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years experience in a Production role (i.e. - experience as a producer, product manager, project manager, or similar).

  • Experience in leading engineering teams, setting up work systems, improving team effectiveness and health, and delivering projects.

  • Experience of application of Agile and Lean development process and practices

  • Experience in managing the priority of team and/or product backlogs, writing user stories, and leading estimation and scoping.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Solid understanding of common client-side and server-side technologies. Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field or equivalent experience is a plus

  • Extensive knowledge of League of Legends, and have a deep understanding of the events, loot, event pass, or missions.

  • Experience running a live microservice for large scale applications

  • Experience working in a continuous delivery/deployment environment

Our Perks:

We offer medical, dental, and vision plans that cover you, your spouse/domestic partner, and children. Life insurance, parental leave, plus short-term and long-term disability coverage are also available. Riot will support your retirement benefits with a company match, and double down on your donations of time and money to non-profit charitable organizations. Balance between work and personal life is encouraged with open paid time off, and a play fund so you can broaden and deepen your personal relationship with games.

===

It's our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and members of Riot Games, Inc. Riot Games makes reasonable accommodations for handicapped and disabled Rioters and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, handicap, veteran status, marital status, criminal history, or any other category protected by applicable federal and state law, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance relating to an applicant's criminal history (LAMC 189.00).

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Video Producer II League Inc Marketing

Riot Games

Posted 2 days ago

VIEW JOBS 10/27/2020 12:00:00 AM 2021-01-25T00:00 Our players love video and so do we. That love means that video is often the primary output from publishing campaigns at Riot. Video Production partners with product developers and marketing creatives to create compelling content that showcases new products across all of our games. We also build videos with meaningful messaging to communicate changes to our players. Producers, Editors, Directors, and Capture Artists all work with Brand, Comms and Development across all forms of video. From Gameplay to Dev Diaries to Live Action to traditional animation and CG, our focus is to surprise and delight all of our players. As a Video Producer for League of Legends Inc. Marketing, reporting to a Manager of Video Production, you will be one of our gameplay content video visionaries, creating and shepherding technically excellent, fun-heightened, player-approved video content from conception to delivery, enhancing the quality bar for the video team. You will join the team at an exciting time as we continue to launch new games, and we will look to your video production skills to set the stage for their success. Your content production experience, inspired creative vision, and understanding of League of Legends will help us develop creative new gameplay-focused content for passionate players around the world. Responsibilities * Coordinate with a variety of technical and creative teams across multiple teams and locations (including editors, gameplay capture artists, sound designers, product developers, on camera talent and more) to bring video projects from brief to delivery and achieve unparalleled, industry-leading results * Take ownership of the defined creative vision and provide a detailed roadmap to delivery to manage content from ideation to post production while working with the Video Production Lead and Marketing Team(s) to smooth any roadblocks along the way. * Evaluate our content, presenting new ways to improve our technical, craft-focused experience. * Work with other teams and build trusted relationships across the organization to develop efficient methods of managing production * Use your knowledge of League of Legends (or MOBA games) play styles to inform production of authentic, compelling video content within this genre. * Manage creative production with 3rd party vendors to ensure our content remains true to players expectations Required Qualifications: * 3+ years of production & project management experience with a reel or links demonstrating creative video content * Experience managing schedules, budgets, and production teams * Knowledge of different projects types such as web, mobile, video, brand, BTS / Developer Content and strategic consulting * Understanding of CG animation pipelines * Comfortable using game engine tools to create video content * Advanced knowledge of League of Legends or MOBA gameplay and play styles Desired Qualifications: * 1+ years Experience with Localization Workflows * 3+ years of experience contributing to iterative feedback and creative production * Understanding of Visual Effects/Motion Graphics, Live Action Documentary * Hands-on design, video editing, or programming skills (experience with Unity a bonus) * Experience negotiating client and vendor fees, creating estimates and purchase orders * Familiar with League of Legends Universe Lore / IP and knowledge of Mobile Games and Mobile MOBAs Our Perks: We offer medical, dental, and vision plans that cover you, your spouse/domestic partner, and children. Life insurance, parental leave, plus short-term and long-term disability coverage are also available. Riot will support your retirement benefits with a company match, and double down on your donations of time and money to non-profit charitable organizations. Balance between work and personal life is encouraged with open paid time off, and a play fund so you can broaden and deepen your personal relationship with games. === It's our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and members of Riot Games, Inc. Riot Games makes reasonable accommodations for handicapped and disabled Rioters and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, handicap, veteran status, marital status, criminal history, or any other category protected by applicable federal and state law, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance relating to an applicant's criminal history (LAMC 189.00) Riot Games Los Angeles CA

Game Producer II - League, Personalization

Riot Games