AVAILABLE POSITIONS Producer – External Development

Zynga’s External Development team is looking for a Producer to join in our Austin game studio.

You are a polished communicator who is willing and able to multi-task while effectively displaying ownership of multiple assignments, as well as meticulous follow- through on day to day business necessities. You will work independently, without significant manager involvement, to provide project tracking, scheduling, financial management, and communication with studios and vendors.

Responsibilities:

  • You will lead all aspects of 2 – 5 mid to high priority projects/initiatives
  • Leads outsourcing pipeline
  • Leads outsourcing scheduling
  • Explore, maintain and build vendor relationships
  • Involved in pricing negotiations
  • Tracks and reports budget spend
  • Provides budget analysis and forecasting support to team
  • Leads/Mentor Associate Producers
  • Involved in project planning
  • Able to improve on their own productivity and is a positive influence on the team
  • Able to break up large tasks into multi-day objectives and can deconstruct tasks for others

Required Skills:

  • 4+ years of industry experience
  • 2+ years of outsourcing experience
  • Proficiency in MS Office required
  • Adaptability and the ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • You will anticipate and avoid challenges
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be self-motivated and have interpersonal skills
  • Experience working cross-functionally across groups in the company
  • Able to be largely self-directed
  • Able to deconstruct work for others
  • Able to provide some leadership to a team/pod
  • Able to improve productivity and is a positive Influence on team

What we offer you:

  • Zynga Stock RSUs and Bonus Plan
  • Full medical, dental, vision benefits as well as life insurance
  • Catered lunch daily
  • Generous Paid Maternity/Paternity leave
  • Open vacation policy for many employees
  • Flexible working hours on many teams
  • Casual dress every single day
  • Work with cool people!

Zynga is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, pregnancy, marital status or veteran status.

 

Careers region: North America

Careers Category: Game Design & Production

Careers location: Austin, TX

Careers Type: Full-Time