Production Director

Nov 30, 2023
Taguig, Philippines
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work

Reporting to the Studio Manager, the Production Director will provide vision and direction for the studio and establish roadmap to meet the ever-changing needs of the industry. 

As a member of the Studio’s leadership team, a key emphasis will be to directly contribute to shaping our studio culture, communication, accountability & change management. 

Responsibilities

Champion leadership in production. Lead the culture and create a sense of community within the team and evangelize this culture across the studio. Demonstrate team play, charisma, enthusiasm & a strong sense of commitment even during critical situations while anticipating problematic situations and addressing them immediately.

Own the production team. Build and maintain the 3-year roadmap of production, provide clear vision, strategy, and direction for the team. Define service strategy that provides high quality and cost-effective systems, collaborate with management teams for long-term planning, organizational objectives, services strategies, key priorities, change management & risk mitigations. Propose, manage & measure against yearly budget on a regular basis to ensure that production and its services are being delivered at the best value proposition while continuously identifying opportunities for scaling-out successful practices into new global services.

Drive improvements and processes. Implement a clear decision-making framework in the production process and ensure that the team follows the structure. Oversee and manage the development and deployment of software that can be integrated with Production’s needs and systems to facilitate their production pipelines. Set service level objectives, measure team performance & drive improvements across all disciplines

Grow the studio. Improve the capabilities and skillset of the studio, ensure succession planning within the team. Mentor and provide opportunities for growth and training, clear job expectations, and challenging objectives to ensure coherence and equity in their performance assessments. Take part in identifying new talent and oversee their onboarding. 

  • Degree in business administration, project management or equivalent
  • Has shipped at least 1 AAA console game as a Producer or Associate Producer 
  • Solid experience in team and project management 
  • Excellent knowledge of project management methods and tools
  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • Knowledgeable on the trades and process of video game development 
  • Solution-oriented and ability to work effectively under pressure;
  • Passionate about playing and creating games

Ubisoft Philippines is a certified Great Place to Work ™ – our people always come first. We enable our teams to succeed in the world stage, where we are proud to take part in the most ambitious projects in gaming.

As our teammate, you will receive the best training, including overseas trips, mentorships, and access to online courses and resources covered by us. The workplace will be your playground, where you can fuel your creativity with free fresh fruits and snacks in the pantry, freshly brewed coffee, soft-served ice cream, and popcorn!

Work-life balance is important to us, which is why you’ll have a flexible work arrangement during the pandemic, on top of free physical & mental health benefits and more.

Come as you are. We value diversity and representation. We empower you to launch your own initiatives with our Diversity & Inclusion council composed entirely of volunteer employees.

Ubisoft’s 20,000 team members, working across more than 30 countries around the world, are bound by a common mission to enrich players’ lives with original and memorable gaming experiences.

We are an equal opportunity employer that believes diverse backgrounds and perspectives are key to creating worlds where both players and teams can thrive and express themselves.

If you are excited about solving game-changing challenges, cutting-edge technologies, and pushing the boundaries of entertainment, we invite you to join our journey and help us create the unknown.