Senior Publishing Game Producer (Hybrid Options) - Worms, DE

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Posted 16 August 2022
Salary €60000 - €60000 Per Year
Job type Permanent
Contact NameDaniel Butcher

Job description

Senior Publishing Game Producer

Kalypso Games - Worms, DE (Hybrid Options)

To strengthen their team at their headquarters in Worms, Germany, Kalypso Games are looking for a Senior Publishing Game Producer to start as soon as possible.

Kalypso Media Group is an independent publisher and developer of interactive entertainment software with more than 170 employees at a total of ten locations in Germany, England, France, the USA and Japan. Five of the Group's development studios in Germany and France, together with other international games developers, ensure a steady stream of new computer and video games for all modern premium platforms, such as the world-famous "Tropico" series, "Commandos" and "Railway Empire".

You will be responsible for...
  • Supervision of projects from the first pitch to the closing package (concept to ship).
  • Completing projects in time, budget and quality and helping to define these points
  • Support and motivation of the development teams and interface to Kalypso
  • Creation and acceptance of development milestones, as well as budget control
  • Active support of stakeholders (PR, marketing, etc.) at Kalypso and in the studios
  • Organisation and maintenance of related project documentation (protocols, reports, FAQs, game design pillars, etc.)
  • Contact person in the company for detailed questions about the development and its content
  • Evaluation and analysis of new projects (pitches, prototypes, etc.)
  • Coordination of QA and localisation

The skills and experience you will...
  • Enthusiasm for games and game development
  • 3 years of professional experience as a producer in the video games industry
  • Existing track record (supervision and completion of existing projects)
  • Experience with projects focusing on management, simulation or strategy as well as next-gen consoles (Xbox One, PS4, Switch) is an advantage
  • Very good MS Office skills and documentation skills to ensure transparency and traceability of projects
  • Experience with project management methods (Scrum, Waterfall, etc.) and project-related software (Hansoft, Jira, Mantis, etc.)
  • Very good and business fluent English, both written and spoken
  • Very good communication skills (oral & written)
  • Willingness to travel for regular studio visits at home and abroad

For more info, email or call +44 (0)1709 834777.