AVAILABLE POSITIONS Producer – Merge Dragons

We are looking for a Producer to join us at Gram Games to drive new feature releases for Merge Dragons.

You will be a driving force within teams, taking ownership for planning and execution across multiple teams to achieve the highest quality. You will empower teams to deliver an outstanding game at high quality, on budget and on time. Championing development process improvements through team retrospectives and feedback.

Come join us! You’ll find a dynamic and engaging culture while being a key driver in rapidly delivering major features to a franchise title. 

Key Roles & Responsibilities 

  • Planning & Execution: Working with design, product management, feature teams, leadership, and partner teams, you will ensure clarity of the team’s goals, work with stakeholders and the team to set backlog priorities, ensure ownership of these goals in the team, build long term and short term plans and communicate to all key partners

  • Communication & Leadership: Facilitate and ensure great communication between disciplines, teams and individuals, both written, verbal and visual. This includes transparent progress, status and risk reporting, as well as quantitative production delivery metrics. You are adept at keeping everyone in sync with plans, and changes to the plans as they happen. 

  • Release Management: Ensure high-quality releases, working with QA, Development, Design, Art, Product, and other teams to ensure our releases are well defined, clearly communicated, high quality and meet all requirements

  • Process Improvement: Constantly Iterate on process through team input and exploration to find the best way for delivering the game updates effectively and thoroughly through all stages from Concept to Live

Required Skills & Experience

  • 5+ years of industry experience

  • Game production experience required. Experience shipping mobile title and/or working on a live-ops game team. Understands all aspects of game development, including production stages, processes, and involved disciplines. 

  • Highly capable and experienced in a variety of development methodologies including Agile SCRUM, Kanban, team management, project scheduling and execution

  • Experience of project status and risk reporting

  • Effective at driving order out of uncertainty, excellent prioritization and decision making skills, dealing with ambiguity effectively for self and others

  • Influential through in-person and written communication channels Effective in one-to-one as well as one-to-many communication. Effective team collaborator and meeting facilitator

  • Experience leading multi-discipline teams

What we offer you 

  • Zynga Stock RSUs and Bonus Plan

  • Full medical, dental, vision benefits as well as life insurance

  • 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. We are proud of our diverse 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 candidates, players, employees, and partners from all backgrounds. Join us!

Zynga will consider for employment all qualified applicants 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: Toronto, Canada

Careers Type: Full-Time