Senior Producer

STUDIO

Next Level Games is a wholly owned subsidiary of Nintendo Co., Ltd.

We’ve been passionate about video game development for 20 years now, shipping award-winning games for fans across the world and still going strong. Some of our titles include Super Mario Strikers, Mario Strikers Charged, Punch-Out!!, Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon, Metroid Prime Federation Force, Luigi’s Mansion 3 and most recently Mario Strikers™: Battle League.

At NLG, we believe that a project finds success when we all work together in harmony. This is why we place careful consideration on building and nurturing an environment where everyone feels welcome and has fun in the process of achieving our shared goals.

 

SENIOR PRODUCER

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are seeking an experienced Senior Producer / Development Director to join our amazing team of passionate and talented game developers.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

As a Senior Producer, you will provide leadership and guidance for the development team in creating fun and high-quality game titles. You’ll work with directors, designers, engineers and artists to deliver games that put smiles on the faces of people around the world.

 

PROJECT MANAGEMENT

  • Foster studio initiatives and principles in line with NLG’s culture 
  • Drive both strategic and tactical goals for the studio and development teams
  • Constant direction of development strategies to support development plans, new technologies and risk mitigation
  • Create and manage milestone schedules that meet the needs of Nintendo and all internal/external development teams
  • Work with the leadership team on staffing approach and composition to meet needs of each project
  • Hire and review subcontractors contributing to the project
  • Manage resource and expense budgets

 

PEOPLE MANAGEMENT

  • Foster a positive and constructive environment for developers to grow and learn 
  • Coach to NLG’s pillars and principles 
  • Mentor and train producers/project managers
  • Interview for key hires in development team
  • Create & manage performance reviews

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Typically has 8 or more years of work experience with 3 or more years of senior management experience.

 

REQUIRED WORK ELIGIBILITY

  • We are currently only considering applicants residing in Canada and/or those who have work eligibility. 
  • Candidates who are not local will be considered in the short-term, however, relocation to Vancouver and surrounding areas will be mandatory post-pandemic for those who are considered for this role. Please consider this when submitting your application. 
Job Location: Canada Vancouver

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