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GAMES OUTSOURCE MANAGER – LONDON – AAA STUDIO

Job Title: GAMES OUTSOURCE MANAGER – LONDON – AAA STUDIO
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-03-14
Reference: MMM.37
Contact Name: Maryam Matter
Contact Email: mmatter@creativepersonnel.co.uk
Job Published: March 17, 2018 10:00

Job Description

I am looking for a talented, proactive Outsource Manager ready for a new challenge, joining an amazing team in London. This is a mind blowing opportunity to be part of a studio that values quality, professionalism and efficiency, and work on world shattering AAA titles.

Working with the Character Art and Rigging Teams, you will set up and manage all of the outsourcing in the characters and technical animation areas. You will be the point of contact and owner of the relationship with the studios outsource partners, setting up long-term workflows and processes that facilitate efficient, flexible and timely delivery of high quality assets. Working alongside the Senior Producers and Studio Management, you will have the key role of balancing quality, time and costs while maintaining AAA standards.

Responsibilities:
  • Work with internal teams to create high quality template documents
  • Work with outsource partners and production to establish a schedule for asset completion and project dates
  • Setup internal team reviews and provide feedback
  • Manage project logistics
  • Maintain healthy relationships with outsourcing partners
  • Implement high technical and aesthetical standards efficiently
  • Identify and resolve risks to the project and outsource pipeline
  • Work with Leads and Directors to create the required asset briefs
Required Skills and Experience:
  • Solid understanding of next gen pipelines for asset creation
  • Excellent understanding of Office suite
  • Experience of bug tracking systems e.g. Jira
  • Experience of version control systems e.g. Perforce
  • Experience using asset management tools e.g. Shotgun
  • Experience using project management and scheduling software
  • Experience managing games outsourcing on multiple console titles
  • Knowledge of Agile project management
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
Desired Characteristics:
  • Coordinated outsourced material including Character art models and rigged assets
  • Keen gamer
Working for a AAA studio creating extraordinary games, you’ll be surrounded by like-minded peers in a state-of-the-art games studio where you’ll be working on amazing titles for next gen consoles!

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