Associate Producer

Associate Producer

We are Fatshark

We are an independent Swedish game development studio located in Södermalm, Stockholm. With about 120 experienced and skilled employees we have worked as contractors for a number of AAA projects, as well as developed titles with publishers and independently for both consoles and PC. Our most recent game is the critically acclaimed title Warhammer: Vermintide 2 and we are also working on our next game Warhammer 40,000: Darktide. 

The role

Do you like to help teams become better teams? Do you like to help solve problems to enable a team to get things done? Are you passionate about seeing your team's hard work rewarded? The Associate Producer position is responsible for the oversight and success of a large set of features or services inside a Fatshark game. As an AP you will work closely with the Project Leadership team to help with developing all aspects of game creation, and building towards games as a service for your team's area of the game.

What we offer

Here at Fatshark, we do what we love most: design high-profile games for PCs and consoles, with the passion and freedom of being indie. We offer you:

  • A playful, friendly and inclusive work place
  • Hands-on production environment with an emphasis on cooperative/multiplayer games
  • Opportunities for personal growth with varied projects, experienced co-workers and recurring hack weeks
  • Developing games with our own engine - Stingray
  • Regulated flex time and paid overtime
  • Occupational pension
  • Yearly health benefits (for gym membership & more)
  • Yearly bonus program 
  • Office located in central Stockholm

Responsibilities

Management

  • Coordinate all aspects of game development for your given team(s)
  • Evolve and improve best practices with a focus on operational capacity and live service
  • Improve communication inside your team both in project and in studio

Team

  • Maintain a creative environment, motivate fellow developers, nurture team health and foster a culture of success
  • Assist with highlighting staffing and resource allocation shortfalls and additional capacity

Planning

  • Use project management tools, production methodologies, and leadership level dialogue to maintain tight schedules and high standards of quality
  • Identify and fix bottlenecks, as well as clearing roadblocks both on the day-to-day and in the longer term
  • Ensure all relevant information is documented and accurate

Vision

  • Drive the vision set for the assigned product, balancing the business goals, design intention and production schedule to deliver a cohesive user experience to our players
  • Set, communicate and measure the KPI’s for all features being developed by your team
  • Establish and maintain a shared vision between your team, the project and relevant stakeholders

Required qualifications

  • 1+ year(s) of experience in a Production role or Product owner position in games
  • A solid understanding of all aspects of game production (management, planning, scheduling, technology, design, art, audio, localization, QA)
  • Thrives in an interactive and agile work environment and collaborates well with various work styles
  • Ability to effectively manage projects under tight deadlines and in complex and fluid business environments

Bonus qualifications

  • CSPO certification
  • Experience with live services
  • Experience formulating product messaging and marketing plans
  • Interest in Warhammer

Application details

No worries - not all requirements mentioned have to be met. But if you feel that you check some of these boxes and could aspire to become an awesome producer at Fatshark – please feel free to send us your application!

We will be reviewing applications and interviewing candidates continuously throughout the application period.

 

Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Start: Q1, 2021
Form of Employment: Fulltime, Permanent

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Stockholm

Rosenlundsgatan 29C
118 63 Stockholm Directions contact@fatshark.se View page

Why Fatshark?

Here at Fatshark, we do what we love the most: design, develop and publish high-profile games for PCs and consoles, with the passion and freedom of being independent. We offer you:

  • Building worlds

    Hands-on production environment with an emphasis on cooperative and multiplayer games

  • Great atmosphere

    A fun, friendly and inclusive work environment

  • Keep on growing

    Opportunities for personal growth with varied projects, experienced co-workers and recurring hack weeks

  • Work-life balance

    Regulated flex time, paid overtime and minimum crunch policy

Who are we?

When we put Fatshark to sea in 2007, we wanted to create a place where talented people would come together and create awesome games. We did, and Fatshark is today a studio and publisher where great ideas spawn and reach the hands of countless players.

Equally important to us, we’ve never lost the joy that goes into creating great games. Over the years, we have created a habitat in which all kinds of fatsharks can thrive.

 

Cooperation is key

At Fatshark, we develop and publish cooperative games, where people come together to have fun and solve problems together. In a Fatshark game, you are given the freedom to succeed or fail trying as a group. And that's exactly the way we like it. Through teamwork in our games and in our studio, 1+1=3.

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