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Creative Producer, Digital Production Job
Hasbro | Pawtucket, Rhode Island
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Creative Producer, Digital Production

Location: RI - Pawtucket
Employment Type: Regular
ID: 11303


Description

Creative Producer will manage the overall project and game design development efforts of multiple assigned brands by providing guidance and direction to licensee development teams. This position reports to the Director of Production for Digital Media & Gaming and is based in our corporate offices in Pawtucket, RI.

Key Responsibilities:

- Project manage digital media efforts to ensure on-time production, to ensure world-wide consistency in product quality and game experience, and to provide project visibility to management
- Supply licensee partners with necessary digital assets - including localization assets - on a timely basis to ensure streamlined production effort
- Perform ongoing and final play-through quality pass to ensure final product integrity
- Work with licensees to control final product quality and ensure there are no end consumer issues during -post-QA' testing. Coordinate with local Hasbro teams as necessary.
- Ensures that product design is appropriate for brand strategy, target demographic and platform.
- Leverages internal and external resources and demonstrates ability to schedule and manage multiple simultaneous projects and assignments.
- Demonstrates well-developed sense of creativity, foresight, and mature design, development and creative judgment in anticipating and solving problems.
- Maintains knowledge and skills in new technology and design methods, and keeps abreast of industry developments.
- Regular travel both domestic and international to licensee studios/offices to attend production kick-offs, provide guidance on game development, conduct onsite approvals and critical milestone evaluations.

Education, knowledge and experience:

- BA/BS degree
- 3 to 5 years experience in a licensor or production role in a video or mobile gaming company
- Prior experience managing known intellectual property in the digital gaming space
- Experienced at managing significant contracts with external vendors and project teams
- Knowledgeable of industry developments and trends within Mobile gaming, console gaming, PC gaming, consumer electronics, entertainment media and wireless
- Thorough understanding of the development process, with proven ability to manage new game development from concept through release
- Solid understanding of digital asset -supply chain management' (different file formats, optimal asset sourcing and transmission methods) esp. for mobile and web based applications
- Proven track record of successful (e.g. on time, on spec) project management with external development studios
- Experience should include projects for a wide range of platforms and demographics
- Experience working with marketing teams to incorporate marketing research results into new game development process
- Strong video game industry knowledge required

Hasbro (NASDAQ: HAS) is a global company committed to Creating the World's Best Play Experiences, by leveraging its beloved brands, including LITTLEST PET SHOP, MAGIC: THE GATHERING, MONOPOLY, MY LITTLE PONY, NERF, PLAY-DOH and TRANSFORMERS, and premier partner brands. From toys and games, television programming, motion pictures, digital gaming and consumer product licensing, Hasbro fulfills the fundamental need for play and connection with children and families around the world. The Company's Hasbro Studios and its film label, ALLSPARK PICTURES, create entertainment brand-driven storytelling across mediums, including television, film, digital and more. Through the company's commitment to corporate social responsibility, including philanthropy, Hasbro is helping to build a safe and sustainable world and to positively impact the lives of millions of children and families. Learn more at www.hasbro.com , and follow us on Twitter ( @Hasbro & @HasbroNews ) and Instagram ( @Hasbro ).

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J2W Posting Code: Global Design, Engineering and Product Development



Business Unit: Global Development

About Hasbro

Hasbro, Inc. (Hasbro) is engaged in providing children's and family leisure time and entertainment products and services, including the design, manufacture and marketing of games and toys. Its offerings include a variety of games, including traditional board, card, hand-held electronic, trading card, role-playing and digital versatile disc (DVD) games, as well as electronic learning aids and puzzles. Toy offerings include boys' action figures, vehicles and playsets, girls' toys, electronic toys, plush products, preschool toys and infant products, electronic interactive products, creative play and toy-related specialty products. Hasbro's principal segments are United States (U.S.) and Canada and International. In March 2008, the Company purchased all of the intellectual property rights related to the Trivial Pursuit brand from Horn Abbot Ltd. and Horn Abbot International Limited. In January 2008, the Company acquired Cranium, Inc.

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