Full Time Job

Game Producer - League Of Legends, Game Analysis

Riot Games

Los Angeles, CA 05-07-2022
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
As Producers at Riot, we lead passionate cross-functional teams to create innovative products and experiences that seek to deliver maximum player value. We drive development, smash through obstacles, and push projects across the finish line. We meet and exceed expectations by helping concept, deliver, enhance, and influence projects at every stage of production.

As a Producer on the Game Analysis Team, you will report into and work with the Gameplay Initiative Delivery Lead to manage the team's work system. You will ensure they are appropriately staffed and configured to analyze Gameplay and Wild Rift projects ranging from minor balance changes to massive overhauls (e.g. Preseason). You will be accountable for the delivery of useful analysis to game teams, for ensuring playtest slots are scheduled appropriately, and for managing a healthy relationship with customer teams. You will also ensure the team works at a sustainable pace and continuously improves.

• Co-lead a team of game analysts to provide design feedback, support, and analysis for gameplay teams on LoL PC and WR.
• Define and own the strategy for what the team should be prioritizing and how it can scale in the future.
• Own and improve work systems, team performance metrics, and goals setting.
• Provide visibility and predictability to the team and stakeholders.
• Identify misalignment around project goals and timeline. Create risk mitigation plans for both.
• Assess the team's maturity, health, and composition. Identify staffing gaps, work with discipline leads across the organization to fill them, and help with onboarding and integration of new team members.
• Build strong relationships with partner teams and craft working agreements to manage joint projects.
• Create and contribute ideas to areas beyond your immediate ownership across different teams and disciplines.

Required Qualifications:
• 2+ years experience in a software production role (i.e. - experience as a producer, product manager, project manager, or similar).
• Experience applying Agile and/or Lean development process and practices.
• Experience setting up work systems and improving team effectiveness and health.

Desired Qualifications:
• Experience working in game development in any capacity (QA, engineering, etc.).
• Experience reaching a high level of play in one or more competitive video games.
• Familiarity with either League of Legends or League of Legends: Wild Rift.
• Experience running a service team with established work intake processes and customer evaluation processes.
Our Perks:

We offer medical, dental, and vision plans that cover you, your spouse/domestic partner, and children. Life insurance, parental leave, plus short-term and long-term disability coverage are also available. Riot will support your retirement benefits with a company match, and double down on your donations of time and money to non-profit charitable organizations. Balance between work and personal life is encouraged with open paid time off, and a play fund so you can broaden and deepen your personal relationship with games.

It's our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and members of Riot Games, Inc. Riot Games makes reasonable accommodations for handicapped and disabled Rioters and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, handicap, veteran status, marital status, criminal history, or any other category protected by applicable federal and state law, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance relating to an applicant's criminal history (LAMC 189.00).

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d5wb53-34-204-174-110-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Riot Games

Riot Games was founded in 2006 to develop, publish, and support the most player-focused games in the world. In 2009, we released our debut title, League of Legends, to worldwide acclaim. League has gone on to be the most-played PC game in the world and a key driver of the explosive growth of esports.