AVAILABLE POSITIONS Lead Producer – Star Wars

We are looking for a Lead Producer to join us at Zynga Austin in creating Star Wars: Hunters, a competitive arena combat game for the Nintendo Switch system and mobile devices. Star Wars: Hunters will bring players together to engage in thrilling, squad-based, multiplayer battles featuring a diverse array of distinctive new Star Wars characters.

You will be part of the Hunters Live Operations team, contribute to the coordination and timely delivery of Hunters releases across all platforms. This role will interact with the QA, Engineering, and Production teams, core Game Development Teams, Cross Platform Team, Zynga central teams, as well as external 1st Party Platform partners.

Main Responsibilities:

Own and coordinate the release management process for the Switch SKU of Hunters

Align efforts and release schedules with all Development teams, Production teams, and internal partners contributing to the Hunters product

Oversee the development configurations and build pipelines to support both internal and external releases

Ensure all platform releases are kept in lock-step with one another

Manage 1st party submissions, certifications processes, and partnerships

Desired Skills and Experience:

Game development Production

CI/CD automation pipelines and tools

Build infrastructure and deployment

Live Ops/GaaS

Release management of multiple SKUs for the same product

1st Party certification management

7-10 years in a software development production role

What We Offer You:

  • Competitive salary, bonus plan, Zynga RSU’s (Restricted Stock Units), ESPP (Employee Stock Purchase Plan)
  • 401K Company Match Contribution
  • Medical, dental, vision, EAP, life insurance, and disability benefits
  • Virtual mental health and neurodiversity support programs
  • Family planning support program
  • Generous paid maternity/parental leave
  • Subsidized Back-up child care
  • Discretionary Time Off policy for many employees
  • Flexible working hours on many teams
  • Culture of diversity and inclusion including employee resource groups
  • Work with cool people and impact millions of daily players

If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you! Your passion and experience for building original games will be instrumental as we bring together a brand-new collective of developers to tackle next-generation thinking and innovative products. As a leader, you will act as a key bridge in tight and effective collaboration with your UK-based counterparts.

Zynga is an equal opportunity employer. We are proud of our broad community; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, disability, or any other class or characteristic protected by applicable law. We welcome job-seekers, players, employees, and partners from all backgrounds. Join us!

We will consider all qualified job-seekers with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law.

Zynga is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need an accommodation during the interview process, please let us know

Careers region: North America

Careers Category: Production

Careers location: Austin, TX

Careers Type: Full-Time