#175899

Creative Producer (AR / VR)

Location:
Menlo Park, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE + Benefits
Start date:
01/31/2022
Posted By:
Teddy Stackman
Date:
01/05/2022

Job Description:

Aquent's Client is looking for a Producer to join the AR team focused on shipping best-in-class creative expressions and communications. The Producer will establish and maintain operational procedures and tools for the creative team, align with cross-functional teams to ensure smooth and consistent communication between all key stakeholders, as well as identify and manage external creative teams to support product. The Producer role requires broad knowledge of design and development processes, excellent communication, leadership, and project management skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with creative leads to set strategy and goals for creative development efforts
  • Establish and maintain project production schedules to ensure a smooth end-to-end development plan that meets product goals and quality bar, and ensures that all assets are delivered on time and implemented to spec
  • Establish and maintain an efficient and flexible project process that facilitates the creation, review, feedback, revision, deployment cycle of art asset production
  • Strategically source and manage resources to keep project on-track
  • As point of contact for team communication, establish clear communication channels and process across creative and cross-functional teams, including PMM, PD, Eng, QA, Legal and Policy
  • Schedule, manage and address cross-functional feedback and stakeholder approvals
  • Predict and/or identify roadblocks and obstacles, and proactively establish meetings or integration points between teams to address and resolve them
  • Serve as team lead to align and anchor resources in fast-paced environment
  • Work closely with cross-functional product and engineering teams to unlock future possibilities that marry emerging technologies and creative expression
  • Facilitate, document and disseminate decisions to key stakeholders
  • Prioritize competing needs with good reasoning and creative solutions

Requirements:

  • Comfortable working in ambiguity, with shifting priorities
  • Experience working with artists, designers and engineers to design, build, and deliver products and effects that use emerging technologies
  • Experience in AR/VR/MR or 3d production highly desired
  • Experience articulating design direction to artists and non-artists alike
  • Experience working with external vendors (individual artists and agencies) including sourcing and contracting, advising on/defining schedules, assessing proposed production processes, managing assets as they are delivered, and being the daily point of contact for the internal team
  • Experience in project management and relationship building
  • Experience establishing and managing ongoing production processes 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment that requires time management, task prioritization, and ability to identify problems and work towards solutions
  • Ability to thrive managing a globally distributed team
  • Knowledge with Maya, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and other design packages

Client Description:

Based in Menlo Park, California, this top social media company builds technologies that help people connect. Their mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. 

With a culture of constantly iterating, solving problems and working together to connect people all over the world, it’s important that their workforce reflects the diversity of the people they serve. Hiring people with different backgrounds and points of view helps make better decisions, build better products and create better experiences for everyone.

Working here, you’ll:
• Be part of their mission of community building
• Work on the most visible apps and services in the social media industry
• Work in an Agile environment, in constant iteration and problem-solving mode
• Have a hand in developing products that empower more than 3 billion people around the world to share ideas, offer support and make a difference

Why work with AQUENT? Check out our awesome benefits: https://aquent.com/find-work/talent-benefits

Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.