Assistant Producer - NFL
Production | Los Angeles Area | Full Time
Are you ready for your next big career move in sports gaming? Nifty Games is seeking an Assistant Producer to support the development of our upcoming product, NFL Clash. The ideal candidate has current production experience on a mobile game team, has a strong QA background, and is a true fan of the National Football League.
You’ll support internal and external teammates in everyday production tasks, focused on delivering product quality and achieving bug-free releases from our development team. You bring strong attention to detail, willingness to take on complex tasks, and can operate in a focused manner to ensure our game delivers authentic NFL gameplay.
Work directly with the Production team to drive day-to-day execution of feature development, bug triage, and related QA disciplines such as compatibility, localization, and live ops testing
Support internal and external teams every day, by attending meetings, providing notes, and following up on action items.
Manage playtest sessions, capture feedback and bug information, and provide detailed information to support designers and engineers on the development team
Assist with special projects such as submissions and product approvals with licensing partners
1-2 years of experience as a Lead Tester or QA lead
1-2 years of experience in a Production role
Highly organized with strong problem solving skills, able to prioritize and stay on task in a fast-paced environment
At least 1 shipped mobile free to play title featuring a licensed professional sports product
A team-player mindset, with experience in development and live operations of mobile gaming
Excellent communication and project management skills (verbal and written)
Adept in the use of production tools such as JIRA, Slack, Excel and Google Suite
What Additional Skills Will Help You Stand Out?
Familiar with the gaming market and free-to-play design trends, you play games and know them in and out!
Passion for mobile gaming and professional sports!
Experience with Unity and Perforce a plus!
Nifty Games is a venture-funded games developer & publisher focused on quick session, head-to-head sports games for mobile devices. Nifty Games is a proud partner of the NFL, NFLPA, NBA & NBPA. The company is based in the San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles, and Chicago. Learn more at www.niftygamesinc.com. Nifty Games, Inc is an equal opportunity employer. During the current COVID-19 pandemic, we will be exercising caution with all employees and are not requiring employees to work on-site at this time. This role will likely be starting in a "work from home" capacity until conditions allow for a safe return to the office.