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Assistant Producer – NBA Live
This design position is responsible for gameplay content. The Producer will work with their team to create innovative and engaging ideas, designs and prototypes while maintaining EA's high standard of quality.
Deliver on the game vision as set by the Creative Director and Product Owner.
Maintain all design aspects of live services through the entire project life cycle.
Balance game with consideration to fun gameplay, player acquisition, and engagement.
Retain original IP’s core brand values and game experience within the service at all times.
Inspire live service team and players through innovative and new in game items and elements.
Provide and receive critique in a constructive manner with suggestions and solutions for improvement.
Remain current on industry trends including new game genres, new game design methods, and emerging platforms
Required Skills and Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent considered but not required.
Experience in a live service environment
2+ year’s industry experience specifically in game design or quality assurance.
Proven ability to conceptualize, create and implement game concepts using various tools and technology.
Broad knowledge of, and passion for, the casual, mobile or sports game genres.
Database Entry Experience, specifically with SQL.
Excellent creative, analytical and organizational skills with proven ability to write, communicate and maintain detailed design documentation throughout the project lifecycle.
Demonstrative proof of an open-minded, progressive thinker who is flexible, energetic and driven with the ability to overcome obstacles and challenges with working solutions.
Thorough understanding of gameplay theories and interface design ability
Superior communication skills with experience presenting visions both verbally and on paper.
Results orientated with strong documentation skills
Awareness of trends in either basketball or the basketball culture is a plus!
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