Development Director - Disney Sorcerer's Arena
Our Glunies Studio is looking for a seasoned Development Director for our Disney Sorcerer’s Arena game. With product quality and user happiness being top priorities, the DSA team needs a veteran Development Director to coordinate all of our teams work, organizing a variety of disciplines including engineers, artists, designers, and QA. You will manage our day to day schedule and ensure that we are on time, and on a AAA quality target. DSA has an exciting content road map ahead and we are looking forward to adding to our team!
You'll most often:
Work with the Design, QA, and Development team to manage feature creation and iteration while maintaining qualityLead the overall schedule, sprint planning, bug scrubs, spring retrospectives, and post mortemsPrioritize and drive day to day product execution making sure that we are accounting for dependenciesDrive optimizations in production process for all disciplinesBe a critical point of contact for scheduling, addressing blockers, and task issuesHelp coordinate Triage during major game issues and outagesUnderstand our audience and innovate beyond their needsWork to increase efficiency in process for development and live-opsCoordinate with the Marketing and Ops teams to enable optimized and smooth launches and daily operationsCoordinate with Content Team and Development teams on live-ops needs
Ideally your experience will include
3+ years experience in producer role at an outstanding games, mobile, social media or consumer internet companyExperience working in Agile DevelopmentExperience in Software DevelopmentUnderstanding of LTV and revenue growthLive Operations Experience nice to haveNatural leadership qualities, able to set a vision and lead a team around that visionStrong verbal and written communication skillsOpen for feedback and enjoys working in a fast paced, constantly iterating environmentAble to juggle lots of responsibility and requestsPassion for mobile gaming and gaming in general