Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
View more jobs in Redmond, WA
View more jobs in Washington

Job Details

Executive Producer Microsoft Casual Games

Redmond, WA, United States

Posted on
Mar 30, 2021

Apply for this job


Lead/Executive Producer

The Microsoft Casual Games Studio is focused on delivering the best casual games for Windows 10, Mobile Platforms and beyond.

We are looking for an experienced Lead/Executive Producer to join us as we develop, release and support our Microsoft Casual Games on the Windows, iOS, and Android and Web platforms.


The Lead/Executive Producer will be responsible for the day to day management and execution of Production related activities for the Microsoft Casual Games portfolio across numerous platforms, including Windows, HTML5/Web, iOS, Android, and others. You will own the products from inception to post-launch, including all aspects of the assigned portfolio of products. You will manage a team of internal Microsoft Producers across several projects, balancing the work-load between the producers as well as yourself. You will manage the relationships with multiple internal and external development teams, from a remote/work from home work environment. You will demonstrate a commitment to exceptional quality and will work closely with Monetization, Design, Marketing and Ad Operations teams to deliver results across the portfolio. We are looking for self-motivated individuals that are excited to dream, manage and create the highest quality Casual Games.


Product Ownership

Own a portfolio of games to be developed, released and supported across Windows, iOS, Android and Web Platforms

Directly manage multiple Producers across multiple titles

Track and Report development efforts and title performance against defined KPI’s

Create and maintain project tracking documents across a portfolio of Microsoft Casual Games

Manage relationships with current external development partners

Help make decisions regarding future development partners

Assist in long-term planning for the Microsoft Casual Games Portfolio

Drive Milestone Acceptance and Partner Work Approval processes

Prove a commitment to quality, balancing schedule concerns with product quality

Internal Development

Own the internal development team backlog for a team of 4-10 developers

Work to prioritize the internal backlog across multiple products, platforms and releases

Manage day-to-day development with Producers assigned to each product

Own Internal Partnerships

Build, Manage & Maintain partnerships with internal partners on a variety of initiatives involving Microsoft Casual Games Properties

Including MSN, Windows, Xbox, Microsoft Account

Coordinate with Ad Development and Operations teams

Coordinate with Microsoft Casual Games Marketing teams

Coordinate with Business Development and Legal teams across multiple products

Coordinate with Business Management team on reporting results

Process Optimization

Work to continually update processes and procedures to help all teams work efficiently on multiple fronts simultaneously

Work to optimize work-flows with partner teams within Microsoft including Test, Loc, UR, Community, User Acquisition ect..

Work to optimize work-flows and processes with our external development partners

Be committed to constant growth and improvement

Leadership and Communication

Act as a leader of the Microsoft Casual Games Team, consistently demonstrating Microsoft Values

Develop full product roadmaps and plans across all assigned titles

Communicate forward looking plans, current status and past results to Microsoft Casual Games Leadership

Focus on results

As a member of the Microsoft Casual Games Team, you will:

Create and drive plans development on multiple platforms across a growing portfolio of titles

Be driven by measurable results and accountable to agreed upon metrics

Consult on a regular basis with Studio Leadership team to align expectations and deliverables

Be able to multitask between features, platforms, and projects smoothly and efficiently


Qualifications and skills

10 Years’ Experience in App/Game Production/Publishing

5 Years’ Experience in Casual and/or Mobile Games Development

Experience in Mobile App Development/Production

Experience working both with internal and external development teams

Excellent understanding of the game release process

Experience developing, planning, and executing across multiple products, simultaneously

Experience with analyzing BI to make business decisions.

Solid Communicator with both internal and external partners

Thorough understanding of scheduling and prioritization

Solid Manager able to directly manage a variety of experience levels, skillsets, and roles

Demonstrated knowledge of Casual Games competitive landscape & market trends- PC & Mobile

Extra/Bonus Qualifications and skills

Bachelor's degree ( )

First Party Game Development

Experience in First-Party Publishing

Experience with Windows Store apps

Experience with multi-player/online services

Experience working in/with remote teams

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form (****.

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.

Company info

Sign Up Now -

Similar Jobs:
We're looking for an experienced Regional Account Executive for our West Region (with potential for remote work). If you are passionate about media and technology, a strategic thinker, solutions-oriented and thrive in a fast-paced...
Full Time Job Manager, (Lead) UX Research, UX Systems - HBO Max Location: United States - Washington - Seattle WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from ...
The number of jobs listed on EmploymentCrossing is great. I appreciate the efforts that are taken to ensure the accuracy and validity of all jobs.
Richard S - Baltimore, MD
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
TVCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
TVCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2021 TVCrossing - All rights reserved. 169 192