Mobile Game Producer / Digital Project Manager

Trigger is looking for a mid-level Mobile Game Producer / Digital Project Manager with a passion for all things tech and excellent collaboration skills. Our ideal candidate is a detail-oriented problem solver who can lead both clients and internal teams with confidence and enthusiasm. In this role, you’ll be in the driver’s seat from start to finish on cutting-edge initiatives including: mobile apps, augmented and virtual reality experiences, games, sites, and prototypes-- for an amazing roster of clients like LEGO, Honda, Disney, Lucasfilm, Lionsgate, Sony Pictures, Warner Bros., McDonald’s and more. 
  • Lead a team of developers, designers, 3D artists and QA testers through the entire project life cycle using agile development methodologies 
  • Act as the main client contact for all project-related communication, building a strong relationship along the way
  • Create and manage schedules, user stories, risk mitigation plans, scope and budget tracking, and other production-related items to ensure that your team stays on track to meet delivery and launch milestones
  • Source and manage external partners, ensuring a clear transfer of project requirements and timeline and closely tracking progress for out-of-office teams
  • Review contracts and author change orders that may arise 
  • Work well within a team of Producers, with a readiness to provide support on other projects as needed
  • Experience leading the production of medium to large mobile apps, games, and/or web-based initiatives; AR/VR experience is a plus 
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects and meet goals from both internal and client perspectives
  • Understanding of Agile methodologies and ability to refine its use on a project-by-project basis
  • Experience leading external teams, both local and overseas
  • Sharp eye, keen attention to detail, and a high competency in both written and verbal communication
  • Intuitive problem-solving skills to help with task prioritization and to lead your team in overcoming project roadblocks
  • Ability to maintain team morale through enthusiasm, optimism, and authority in the face of challenges
  • Experience managing freemium games is a plus 
  • Experience with analytics and data science is a plus 
  • A love for the intersection of tech, entertainment, toys, games, and pop culture 
  • Located near Sawtelle Blvd., where lunch is always walking distance to some of the best restaurants (especially ramen) in the city
  • We keep a well-stocked snack and soda supply and fresh donuts (almost) every week to stay energized throughout the day
  • We respect time off, with past years seeing flexibility during the holiday season
  • We love company-wide outings and events, which have previously included Dodgers games and a bi-weekly board game & pizza night
  • We're often geeking about our opportunities to read movie scripts, see early film screenings, and handle super-secret prototype toys
  • During our downtime, we can sometimes be found building LEGO sets or playing our Super Street Fighter II Turbo arcade machine (no quarters required!)
  • Benefits include fully covered HMO (PPO option also available with employee participation), dental and vision insurance for you and your family, and a monthly cell phone bill reimbursement
If you think you have what it takes, we’d love to hear from you. Please tell us a little bit about yourself and be sure to include your RESUME (cover letter is optional, but appreciated).