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Senior Game Producer – HYENAS (FPS)

Sega Europe


Creative Assembly is seeking a Senior Game Producer to work on their new shooter game, HYENAS. The role requires the ability to deliver high-quality work on time and within budget, as well as flexibility to support other Game Producers as the project evolves. The Senior Producer will manage and motivate the development team, ensuring milestones are adhered to and communicating progress. The ideal candidate should have experience delivering AAA games with multiple shipped titles, knowledge of Agile/Scrum, excellent problem-solving skills, and be a team player. The position is based in Horsham, UK, and offers flexible working arrangements, including hybrid and fully remote options. Creative Assembly is an equal opportunities employer and offers a range of benefits to support employees and their families.

Job description

Position at Creative Assembly

Creative Assembly is looking for a Senior Game Producer to join our FPS team to work on HYENAS, our exciting new shooter. This role will be based at our headquarters in Horsham, in the heart of West Sussex.

This is an excellent opportunity for a super organised, driven, and experienced, Game Producer to join our talented production team. In this exciting role, you will be able to provide support to keep the project moving forward, the team positive, informed, and focused whilst keeping momentum.

The role will not only require an ability to deliver high quality work on time and within budget, but also have flexibility to support other Game Producers as the project evolves and changes as new requirements are defined.

Flexible working at Creative Assembly includes hybrid, fully remote for eligible roles, and in-studio. We recognise that there is no one-size-fits-all approach and empower our teams to define the working patterns which work best for them, which may mean different things for different teams and roles and at different times.

This role can be in-studio or hybrid with an expectation of a minimum of 1 day per week in our Horsham studio. This role cannot offer fully remote working. Further details can be discussed during the recruitment process.

Key Responsibilities

As an experienced Game Producer, you will play a critical role in ensuring teams work effectively, facilitating the planning with the team to deliver prepared plans. You will work with and assist other Game Producers, leads and directors to generate the project schedule, identify dependencies and solve problems.

On a day-to-day basis, you will:

  • Work with the team to facilitate them delivering their goals
  • Work across the project supporting focus teams or assist other Game Producers, leads and directors
  • Look for ways to improve process, pipelines and interactions between the different parts of the team and the sub teams; our people are our most valuable asset; support them to be successful
  • Be proactive, self-motivated approach to work. You will need to coordinate with many people and help everyone bring their contributions together
  • Be incredibly organised. Strong planning and project management skills. An instinct for coordinating and focusing on separate moving parts at one time.
The Senior Producer on this project will manage and motivate the development team, ensuring that milestones are adhered to, communicating progress and providing a detailed analysis on team performance, risks and areas for improvement.

Knowledge, Skill and Experience

  • Proven experience of delivering AAA games with multiple shipped titles
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum
  • Excellent problem-solving skills - aware of potential and current issues and formulate pragmatic plans to solve them
  • Up-to-date knowledge and a keen interest in methodologies
  • Great judgement, consistently taking into consideration the priorities set by the project directors
  • A team thinker - able to work within a team and to actively work to make the team perform cohesively.
  • Advanced skills with software such as Excel, PowerBi, PowerQuery
  • Experience working with SharePoint and Office macros would be advantageous.

About Creative Assembly

It’s an exciting time to be a part of our craft-led studio as we push boundaries, creating deep and detailed experiences that last. 

Our teams are diverse from across the world, from trainees to industry veterans who constantly challenge us and make sure we are striving for the best within our games and our studio life. We are united through our shared values of Quality, Focus, Teamwork, Respect and Trust and we win awards for our culture and our people-centric approach, having won a Best Place to Work Award for six consecutive years. We invest in our people, the studio, and our projects. We are a company that’s secure and safe – you don’t need to worry about job security at CA.

We’ll give you the creative freedom, tools, support, and development to achieve your potential. 

We have studio locations across Horsham, UK in Newcastle, UK and Sofia, Bulgaria. These include several bespoke state-of-the-art audio suites and a dedicated motion capture facility.

We offer many benefits to support you and your family including:
  • Flexible working: hybrid, fully remote within country of employment for eligible roles, and in-studio working

  • Work from Anywhere for a temporary period each year (restrictions apply such as VISAs)

  • Enhanced holiday allowance, maternity and paternity breaks, flexibility with our core hours, and no-notice holidays

  • Bespoke relocation package for you and your dependents, with support throughout the process from our dedicated Relocation Specialists

  • Private medical and dental insurance, life insurance, permanent health insurance, critical illness cover and free health care screening

  • Generous holiday allowance plus full studio closure over the Christmas and New Year period, and all UK Bank holidays

  • Annual discretionary studio bonus

  • Join our award-winning education and social responsibility programme; the Legacy Project, as an industry ambassador to mentor and educate others

  • Defined career development pathways and personalised training support including SEGA Dev Day, internal masterclasses, prestigious creative workshops, on-site training with renowned specialists and global conference attendance

  • Opportunity to join our Diversity and Inclusion Network – an employee-led group

  • Season ticket travel loans and cycle to work scheme with free bike servicing and discounted car valet service on site

  • Free games and merchandise plus access to our extensive games library

  • Free breakfast in the studio every day - toast, bagels, pancakes, cereals, yoghurts, fresh fruit, smoothies, juices, milkshakes and more in our fully stocked kitchen

  • Wellbeing support with an employee assistance programme and onsite confidential sessions

  • In-studio heavily subsidised massage therapy

  • Discounts for home technology, travel insurance, corporate gym membership, cinema tickets, holidays, trips out and Ikea vouchers, and many local businesses including estate agents

  • Studio parties for you and your family; such as our Summer Festival, Christmas Party plus a separate Children’s Christmas Party. We also have Cinema days and wrap parties for game releases

  • Studio community activities such as life drawing, creative writing, Pilates, Walking Challenges, Couch to 5k, basketball, game and movie evenings, board game club, 5-a-side football, CA Choir, Sword fighting (yes, sword fighting) and loads more.
Our studio sites have disabled access. We are an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, religion or belief.  

Location: Horsham, West Sussex

Country: United Kingdom

Date found: 2023-03-21

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