Executive Producer

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The Opportunity:

Elevating the performance and efficiency of our product teams, Hyper Hippo’s new Executive Producer will own the overall vision and execution of production focusing on nurturing our people by supporting and guiding the development, creation, exploration, and execution of our studio’s existing and future games.

What We’re Building at Hyper Hippo:

Hyper Hippo Games is the studio behind the smash hit “Original Idle Game” AdVenture Capitalist (+50 Million installs) and AdVenture Communist which is currently one of the most popular mobile Idle Games in the world.

We are a very ambitious mobile games-focused studio and we like to compare ourselves to a sports team, our vision is to continue attracting the best players (industry talent like you) in the world and to win many championships: hit mobile games that become part of pop culture that the world can enjoy. Currently we are focused on the Idle genre, but, again, we are very ambitious and will be exploring different genres on mobile in the future.

If you want to work in an environment where your voice is heard and your vision is always considered, where you can lead a talented product team and shape the future of our studio – we can’t wait to hear from you.

An Executive Producers Impact:

  • Elevating and inspiring Producers and the rest of the production team through leadership and coaching to help the team deliver their best work and achieve product outcomes
  • Partnering with the development team, artists and designers to drive the development of new features and products that our players love
  • Working with teams to leverage data and product insights to help prioritize features and product changes that elevate our games and excite our players
  • Fostering relationships and partnerships with other departments (Marketing, Publishing, Player Support, Operations) to ensure product timelines and objectives are fully supported
  • Design, experiment, and advance the product team’s workflow and help them develop high performing, creative teams
  • Understanding the value of communication and transparency, ensuring key stakeholders have a constant pulse on product KPIs and priorities
  • Leading all hiring initiatives in partnership with Talent and People function

Your Track Record Includes:

  • 4+ years as Producer, steering the creation of digital products, preferably mobile games
  • Degree or certification in Business, Project Management, Arts, or applicable experience
  • Experience publishing to multiple platforms an asset
  • Track record of transformation and change management within production teams
  • Familiar with user acquisition, user retention, engagement, and monetization metrics
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to lead by influence
  • Building and strengthening relationships across all facets of your teams and leveraging other stakeholders to exceed expectations
  • Highly organized with an understanding of process, project management, and the tools that support it
  • Demonstrated ability to translate analytics and user feedback into actionable product features
  • Knows what it takes to make an amazing user experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Our Perks:

  • Competitive salary
  • Extraordinary profit sharing program
  • All the other Dental, Health, Wellness Benefits
  • 3 weeks vacation
  • 10 personal days per year
  • Annual self development budget (up to $3000 per year) to attend conferences, courses, training – you name it
  • Referral bonuses for finding awesome Hippos
  • Social impact “Hippo Gift Matching”
  • So much more to share with you!

What’s it like to be a Hippo…?

Well, you would get to be a part of a team that values collaboration and the creative freedom to produce and make games in a studio that oozes work ethic & creative ‘crazy’.

Hippo’s hang out, they understand that being a part of something that is bigger than “one” is just super rewarding … and it’s fun. Yeah, we have the ‘usual’; foosball & ping pong, but we also have the unusual in a game studio that goes beyond perks and free snacks, we actually “LIKE” and respect each other, and celebrate the uniqueness that we all rock!

We trust and value each other’s opinions and are stoked when we all succeed and share in that wild ride, because success is not easy.

Our tribe is definitely unlike most and we want to keep it that way, we like it unusual, a little weird and a lot bold. Interested? …sweet, we’d love to see what you’ve been up to and where you’d like to see yourself go.

Vision, Mission & Our Culture

We envision a world where our global community is always excited to play our next game.

We believe entrepreneurs will rally passionate teams to grow the best games.

Happy Life, Happy Hippo:

We care about making great games because we love games and are rewarded for our hard work in spades. Our benefits and working vibe encourage and allow you to live your dreams in Kelowna: an affordable, picturesque, and diverse city, only an hour flight from Vancouver, BC Canada.

We believe entrepreneurs will rally passionate teams to grow the best games.