Company: Cat Daddy Games
Posted on: November 18, 2021
Founded in 2005, the 2K label includes some of the most talented
game development studios in the world today including Firaxis
Games, Visual Concepts, Hangar 13, 2K Czech, and Cat Daddy Games.
Our world-class team of engineers, developers, graphic artists, and
publishing professionals are stewards of a growing library of
critically acclaimed franchises such as Battleborn, BioShock,
Borderlands, The Darkness, Mafia, NBA 2K, Sid Meier's Civilization,
WWE 2K, and XCOM. 2K is headquartered in Novato, California, and is
a wholly-owned label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.
2K's Cat Daddy studio, based in Kirkland, Washington, was started
20+ years ago by industry veterans and is now a wholly-owned
subsidiary of Take-Two Interactive within the 2K Label, so we are
part of a pretty big family. And while we love being part of
something so impressive, the studio is a fun and dedicated family
of incredibly hardworking game developers. We have shipped games on
almost every genre and platform, with a current focus on mobile
What We Need
We are seeking an Art Producer to join our team working on a new
franchise within the 2K family. The Art Producer will guide one or
more agile squads in delivering high-quality art content for an
established Live Services game. This role works across the
development team, supporting internal and external partners. You
are incredibly organized, great at all forms of communication, and
are stable under pressure.
What You Will Do
Reporting to our Director of Product, this role:
Enables the Art team to achieve clear goals, collaborating with the
Art lead to drive clear and trackable releases, each meaningful to
the game's audience
Balances dependencies from across multiple component teams
throughout the company
Provides clarity on issues, risks, and workflows to all
Provides leadership and mentorship through solid planning for
current tooling needs and future pipeline improvements to optimize
our release processes
Drives outsource relationships and deliverables, representing the
needs of the team and the players above all else
Builds positive relationships inside and outside of the immediate
team, with an emphasis on shared successes
Who We Think Will Be a Great Fit
3+ years as a video game producer or similar role with 2 shipped
PC and/or mobile game development experience
Experience in art pipeline management in an agile environment,
leading internal teams and external partners to timely delivery in
support of online services content.
Able to rapidly iterate on ideas, eager to seek out fresh opinions,
absorb feedback, pare it back to its core, and then fuel even
Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to identify, sort,
and resolve complicated issues with impactful results.
Skilled at leading efforts through difficult communication
situations with executives, partners, and the team at large.
Experience managing art outsourcing pipelines and deliverables,
including relevant tools, such as Shotgrid.
Able efficiently work from home, collaborating and sharing
virtually until we return to the office
At Cat Daddy, we believe diversity of experience is fundamental to
crafting accessible and fun gaming experiences for *all* of our
players. We encourage everyone to consider being a part of our
We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the
basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender,
gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran
status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with
disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate
in the job application or interview process, to perform essential
job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of
employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
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