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#51 Posted : Tuesday, August 14, 2018 8:34:56 PM(UTC)
Job #482048
Posted 1 Aug 2018
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/482048/Senior-Service-Engineer-at-Turn-10-Studios



Senior Service Engineer at Turn 10 Studios

Quote:
Turn 10 Studios, creators and cultivators of the award winning, billion-dollar Forza franchise is seeking an IT Service Engineering Manager to oversee our IT Engineering and Operations needs across the studio. In this role you will work with various stakeholders and teams to understand their needs and then work to design, build and support the needed IT infrastructure.

Responsibilities
-Lead a team of 3-6 vendors providing Operational support for the Studio.
-Provide break-fix support across a variety of IT infrastructure and technologies.
-Participate in the on-call rotation with the Engineering team.
-Identify business challenges and lead a team to develop technical solutions to solve.
-Work with key business partners to design, influence and integrate technical solutions which support and enable game development.
-Aligns team’s commitments with organizational strategic directions.


Qualifications
Basic Qualifications:
6+ years IT Engineering/Operations experience within the past 8 years.
1+ year experience with using an Enterprise Cloud Service with in the past 3 years.
Experience in analyzing and troubleshooting large-scale complex infrastructure systems.
2+ years’ experience with enterprise storage technologies.
Working Knowledge of Active Directory fundamentals (Administration\Troubleshoot of Active Directory, Group Policy, AD Replication, Authentication, Kerberos).
Knowledge of Desktop technologies (User Profiles, Domain Joining, Windows 10)
Knowledge of various OS related functionality including, but not limited to Backups, Capacity Planning, Disaster Recovery, and File System Management.
Advanced knowledge in configuring, administrating and troubleshooting of Microsoft® Windows Products including Windows Server 2008/R2, Windows Server 2016/2012/R2, Win10.
Understanding of different protocols and services (TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, NTP, SNMP, WSUS, WDS)
Strong fundamentals on TCP/IP concepts, load balancing, GTM, ACL, routing, network analysis and performance and application issues using standard tools.
Experience with-in the last 5 years operating business critical services.

Preferred skills:
3+ years in a lead role within the last 5 years.
Experience in designing, developing, and testing complex infrastructure solutions which supports distributed software development and is secure, scalable and highly available.
Demonstrated understanding of various network hardware components such as switches, routers, and the roles they play in data transport.
Working knowledge of data center fundamentals.

Bonus Skills
IT Operations/Engineering experience with a Game Studio.
Experience writing code/scripts in C# or PowerShell.
Experience managing Linux systems



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.
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#52 Posted : Tuesday, August 21, 2018 7:42:34 AM(UTC)
Job #489504
Posted 16 Aug 2018 (reposted on 5 Sep 2018)
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/489504/Lead-Vehicle-Artist-at-Turn-10-Studio

Lead Vehicle Artist at Turn 10 Studios

Quote:
Turn 10 Studios, the creators of the top selling and critically acclaimed Forza franchise, has an exciting opportunity for a Lead Vehicle Artist to join our studio. This role involves a variety of responsibilities relating to vehicle pre-production and production. This role is key to setting up the art team for success by applying best practices for creating industry-leading content in the most optimized manners and maintaining quality output of an onsite team.


The right candidate has production experience shipping AAA titles, lead experience with small to medium sized art teams, authoring and assimilating production specs and guiding other artists on quality standards.

In addition, the right candidate will possess current and deep knowledge of the latest middleware, authoring packages and authoring techniques. Experience working with devs and/or tech artists to prototype, develop and distribute production efficiency boosting tools for large-scale distributed production.

Responsibilities
Work with Vehicle Art Director in ideation and prioritization of visual, feature and authoring innovations
Prototype content for new features and proof of concept
Work with tech teams to develop efficiency-enhancing production tools
R&D new tools, processes and techniques to push innovation
Maintain production and quality standards through daily tasking of onsite art QA team
Document and disseminate authoring and QA specs and procedures to onsite team
Work with Vehicle Production Manager to optimize procedures and specs for distributed work

Qualifications
Required Qualifications:
BA in Media Arts, 3D Modeling or similar
5+ years of experience with hard surface modeling
Deep knowledge of current modeling practices, techniques and authoring packages
At least one published AAA title
Technical understanding of 2D/3D content and game engines
Ability to collaborate with tech artists/devs


Preferred Qualifications:
Experience in art quality assurance (particularly with licensed content)


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.

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#53 Posted : Tuesday, August 21, 2018 7:43:52 AM(UTC)
Job # 491113
Posted 20 August 2018
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/491113/Multiplayer-Design-Director

Multiplayer Design Director

Quote:
Turn 10 Studios is looking for a Senior Multiplayer Design Director to join our Forza Motorsport team. Forza Motorsport is one of the largest and most successful gaming franchises and home to a hugely engaged and passionate racing community. Come and join our supercharged team and help us shape the future of automotive entertainment.

The Senior Multiplayer Design Director will be part of a collaborative team that will

define the overall direction for the Forza Motorsport product line and inspire us to greatness. You will drive the vision for social and competitive player interactions and experiences that support a vibrant community of players and esport professionals. You will build forward thinking social and competitive experiences that are engaging for both streamers and viewers.

You will own the direction for our multiplayer competition, asynchronous interactions and challenges, social structures within and outside of the game, cooperative experiences, player to player communication, and player progression and rewards within these experiences. You will partner with our live ops team and data analysts to manage and foster Motorsport’s online player base, create and execute a strategy to drive healthy concurrency, and minimize player base fragmentation.

The role requires a deep knowledge of design principles, creative processes, and player motivations along with various business and experience models that span mobile, AAA console and PC games.

Responsibilities
Design and deliver genre leading experiences and innovation in competitive multiplayer
Design and deliver genre leading experiences and innovation in social interactions
Design and deliver systems and structures that create and foster a vibrant, healthy, and inclusive community
Design and deliver modern player progression and reward systems
Manage a team of design directors
Collaborate, inspire, and lead a multi-disciplinary team with internal and external development resources
Be a passionate, data driven advocate of the needs and motivations of the player, streamer, and viewer

Qualifications
6+ years working in a design capacity on at least 2+ shipped AAA titles with a focus on social and competitive multiplayer
Experience leading a design team through all phases of development from concept to ship
Deep understanding of various business models across all genres of games and endpoints
Experience developing retention mechanics and experiences
Comprehensive understanding of player psychology and gaming motivations
Experienced manager who understands how to motivate team members to deliver their best work


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.
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#54 Posted : Tuesday, August 21, 2018 7:44:54 AM(UTC)
Job #491121
Posted 20 August 2018
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/491121/Producer

Producer

Quote:
At Turn 10 Studios, our vision is to grow Forza into the top automotive entertainment brand in the world. We are constantly developing new experiences for players on the foundation of our artist tools. We are looking for an experienced and inspiring technical producer to partner with our engineering directors and drive development of our next generation of foundational technologies. An exceptional candidate has worked with teams of engineers and artists to create high quality player-focused entertainment. This person will be the source of truth for all technical investments and priorities for the Forza Motorsport tech art, character and visual effects teams. Success includes an ability to direct engineering teams and be an advocate for the customer experience. The team moves fast, so there is ambiguity to clarify. It will take strong organization skills to keep goals on track and consistently communicated across game teams that are constantly shipping. This person will also be in the details of prioritization setting, workflow management, and deliverable tracking based on the team’s production rhythms.

Responsibilities
Create schedules and milestones for technology initiatives and projects. Ensure teams understand goals and manage delivery through all phases of development.
Partner with the development orgs to plan, monitor and measure milestone and sprint deliverables.
Champion and evangelize efforts of the team throughout the organization.
Collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams across the organization to ensure timely delivery.
Identify risks in advance and drive the team towards successful resolution before the risks turn into fires.

Qualifications
Minimum of 3 years program management experience.
4-year degree in computer science or engineering or equivalent experience.

Demonstrated passion for gaming culture – tell us how gaming manifests itself in your life.
Previous experience with game release, production or program management.
Specific experience with game engine, services and/or build pipelines is a huge plus.
Demonstrated data driven decision making.
Strong desire to innovate, grow, and learn new industry trends.
Highly effective communication skills (written and verbal) and proven ability to work across multiple disciplines and teams to achieve great results.
Strong organizational skills with the ability to negotiate compromises, consolidate and integrate a wide range of inputs.


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.
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#55 Posted : Wednesday, September 5, 2018 8:52:24 PM(UTC)
Relisted 5 Sep 2018:

Originally Posted by: ManteoMax Go to Quoted Post
Job # 415746
Posted 4 Apr 2018
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/415746/Senior-Software-Engineering-Lead

Senior Software Engineering Lead

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Are you looking for an opportunity to join a world-class game studio, leading the effort to share Forza engine technology across multiple products and platforms?

Turn 10 Studios is looking for a development lead to drive our ForzaTech engine sharing effort. ForzaTech is the set of engine libraries, content build and authoring tools, and processes that allow us to ship 60fps, 4K, server-backed multiplayer experiences across multiple titles, studios, and platforms. That sharing effort requires intense coordination between multiple product teams with different schedules, priorities, and feature needs.

As the development lead for this team, you will work directly with the studio engineering leadership as well as the engine teams on multiple products to develop and/or harvest technology between our games, and keep that tech at a ship-ready state for all games. This requires a strong understanding of our hardware platform architecture, as well as common high-performance engine components such as physics, rendering, streaming, and resource management. You’ll also benefit from good knowledge of game content pipelines, continuous delivery build systems, and best practices for shared development.

In addition, you will be responsible for people management of the ForzaTech developers, as well as coordinating shared technical efforts across our internal and remote partner studios.

Responsibilities
  • Candidates must have strong computer science fundamentals.
  • Highly desirable areas of experience and passion include: game engine development, 3D graphics pipelines, authoring environments, coding standards and best practices.
  • You must be comfortable dealing with ambiguous, challenging problems and leading a diverse groups of thinkers to consensus. Excellent communication skills are vital.
  • A proven track record in both people management and technical leadership is a must.


Qualifications
  • B.S. in Math/Computer Science, or related field, or equivalent experience.
  • At least 8 years of professional software development experience.
  • Excellent knowledge of C++. Working knowledge of C# is preferable as well.
  • AAA game development experience.
  • Proven track record in both people management and technical leadership.
  • Broad knowledge of game engine technology (rendering, physics, animation, resource management, etc.
  • Must have experience communicating complex designs and coordinating cross-team implementation.


Rank: Driver's License
#56 Posted : Sunday, September 23, 2018 1:56:06 PM(UTC)
Any jobs for licensing cars into games?
Rank: Moderator
#57 Posted : Monday, September 24, 2018 6:15:26 PM(UTC)
These job openings were reposted on September 18:


Originally Posted by: ManteoMax Go to Quoted Post
Job # 415746
Posted 4 Apr 2018
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/415746/Senior-Software-Engineering-Lead

Senior Software Engineering Lead



Originally Posted by: ManteoMax Go to Quoted Post
Job #475786
Posted 23 July 2018
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/475786/Technical-Artist

Technical Artist



Originally Posted by: ManteoMax Go to Quoted Post
Job #475792
Posted 23 July 2018
https://careers.microsof...2/Technical-Art-Manager

Technical Art Manager



Originally Posted by: ManteoMax Go to Quoted Post
Job #476932
Posted 24 July 2018
https://careers.microsof...nimator-Turn-10-Studios

Lead Technical Animator - Turn 10 Studios



Originally Posted by: ManteoMax Go to Quoted Post
Job #489504
Posted 16 Aug 2018 (reposted on 5 Sep 2018)
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/489504/Lead-Vehicle-Artist-at-Turn-10-Studio

Lead Vehicle Artist at Turn 10 Studios



Originally Posted by: ManteoMax Go to Quoted Post
Job # 491113
Posted 20 August 2018
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/491113/Multiplayer-Design-Director

Multiplayer Design Director


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#58 Posted : Sunday, October 7, 2018 2:23:28 PM(UTC)
Reposted October 4:

Originally Posted by: ManteoMax Go to Quoted Post
Job #489504
Posted 16 Aug 2018 (reposted on 5 Sep 2018)
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/489504/Lead-Vehicle-Artist-at-Turn-10-Studio

Lead Vehicle Artist at Turn 10 Studios
Rank: Moderator
#59 Posted : Friday, October 26, 2018 1:02:32 PM(UTC)
Jobs reposted on October 25:

415746
416496
475786
489504
491113
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#60 Posted : Friday, October 26, 2018 1:04:18 PM(UTC)
Job #515200
Posted 25 October 2018
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/515200/Director-Business-Management-Turn-10-Studios

Director, Business Management - Turn 10 Studios

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Turn 10 Studios, the developer and cultivators of the Forza video game franchise, including the award-winning Forza Motorsport and Forza Horizon game series, is looking for an experienced Financial Manager to lead our business management team & function. The team’s role is to manage the financial & business affairs of the studio, including budgeting & spend management, forecasting and reporting, business modeling and opportunity analysis, and vendor contract management. As the team lead, the Director, Business Management will be responsible for those functions, manage the individuals in the team, and play a role in the studio’s extended leadership team.

At Turn 10, we create and curate one of the most highly-rated gaming franchises in the world by nurturing a world-class studio environment in which people can create products our customers love.

Turn 10’s Business Management team supports two AAA game studios; Turn 10 Studios in Redmond, Washington, USA and Playground Games in Leamington Spa, UK. The team is responsible for modeling opportunities in collaboration with line of business leaders, driving business processes, supporting negotiations of supplier & partner contracts, managing publishing relationships, setting budgets, and providing financial planning & analysis.

The ideal candidate will bring experience across a similar range of financial and business management functions. You’ll foster an environment of collaboration between business management and business partners to develop, optimize, and implement innovative business models that reflect studio strategy.

Responsibilities
Manage business management function & team associates.
Partner with Producers and business partners to provide first-line business management and guidance.
Drive monthly business rhythms including results discussions, reviews, and reporting with studio leadership.
Collaborate with product teams to drive implementation of product strategies, manage operating expenses, and make investment and product development decisions, delivering quality products on-time and on-budget.
Provide subject-matter expertise for KPIs used to measure & manage Forza products.
Lead work on viability for new products and initiatives and P&L forecasting for new ventures
Drive BI Strategy. Research, analyze and make recommendations regarding current market trends and competitive activity to identify new product/program opportunities. Work in business intelligence to help form comprehensive, actionable BI queries and plans. Collaborate with distributed resources on tactical BI implementations, including Live Operations for games.
Manage business processes including team collaboration with central Finance team on monthly financial close, revenue & expense reporting, and headcount management.
Lead team Partnerships with multi-functional support groups including A/P, royalty accounting, marketing, and finance.
Drive improvement in the financial systems and processes that support our business.

Qualifications
5-10 years of progressive financial experience directly supporting business partners in a business management, finance or similar role.
5-10 years’ experience coaching, developing and managing people, including managing and recruiting a team with diverse backgrounds & perspectives.
Experience managing P&Ls and costs within a world-class organization.
Superior communication skills, including an ability to collaboratively empathize & partner with stakeholders directly and within a functional matrix.
Experience with financial modeling in a game development, technology, entertainment, and / or publishing business.
Ability to lead & drive change and improve key business processes and financial models.
BA/BS in fields such as finance, business, or marketing. MBA preferred, but not required. Commensurate experience would be considered in lieu of an MBA.
Gaming and / or entertainment experience strongly preferred, but not required.
International Experience required. That can be through living internationally or through direct engagement in international businesses or programs.
entertainment, and / or publishing business.
Ability to drive change and improve key business processes and financial models.
Exceptional written and verbal communications skills.
Aptitude working with a variety of tools, systems, and large amounts of data.
BA/BS in fields such as finance, business, or marketing. MBA preferred.
Gaming and / or entertainment experience strongly preferred, but not required


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.
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#61 Posted : Friday, October 26, 2018 1:09:41 PM(UTC)
Job #528051
Posted 26 October 2018
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/528051/Technical-Producer

Technical Producer

Quote:
Do you want to directly impact the games and franchises you have been playing for years? Do you want to drive advancements on the next generation of first-party games at Microsoft? How would you like to have your job literally be: “fun and games”?

The Studios Quality team at Microsoft Studios’ is looking for a Technical Producer who wants to make a big impact on the quality of the next generation of 1st Party game titles. We support the internal studios and 1st Party Publishing teams within Microsoft Studios, including games like Halo, Forza, Age of Empires, Crackdown, among many others. You’ll work directly with other quality engineers, producers, developers, designers, content creators, and everyone else that comes together to create incredible entertainment experiences.

Responsibilities
As a part of the Quality team you will be responsible for ensuring the end-to-end quality and user experience for the features on the title you’re working on. This includes: developing and planning a strategy to ensure test coverage and confidence; implementing the strategy directly and through collaboration with your team; executing on the plan through tool development, data analysis, and hands-on experience with the game… and you will be doing all of this while making sure that every feature is both fun and functional.

You will participate in all aspects of the development cycle, identifying defects and driving quality upstream to prevent defects in the future. As the voice of quality, you will need to be able to communicate and collaborate across disciplines, divisions, and with our partners. You will have the opportunity to partner with senior engineers on the team to grow your engineering skills, learning how to more effectively validate quality in games and ways to apply your engineering skills for greater impact.

Our specific need is for a Technical Producer to be the Content Lead on the Forza Motorsport Franchise leading a team of vendors ensuring the highest quality content (cars, tracks, UI, audio…) and advancing the process through the use of automation, flighting, and partnerships with our Data Engineers utilizing machine learning.


Qualifications
The successful candidate must have:

BS/MS in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent industry experience
Exceptional Project Management and organization skills
Strong initiative, willingness to learn quickly to impact the project and team
Passion for the entertainment and gaming space
Excellent communication, leadership and cross-group collaboration skills
Ability to apply strong engineering skills to testing methodologies and quality assurance
Growth Mindset able to pioneer new methods improving our efficiency and confidence

Optionally, the candidate will have:

1-3+ years of hands-on software development/testing/production experience
Familiarity with Xbox One, Xbox LIVE, and XLSP technologies
Experience with relational database systems such as SQL Server
Familiar with using telemetry and querying systems
Experience with Performance, Load/Stress Testing
Experience in game development


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.
Rank: Moderator
#62 Posted : Friday, November 2, 2018 2:08:15 PM(UTC)
Job #542883
Posted 2 November 2018
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/542883/Producer-Turn-10-Studios


Producer - Turn 10 Studios

Quote:
At Turn 10 Studios, our vision is to continue to grow Forza into the top automotive entertainment brand in the world. We are currently looking for an inspiring Producer to join our diverse team, working with a wide range of both internal and external partners.

Are you passionate about engaging with fans and cultivating a rich fan/franchise/developer relationship?As Turn 10 continues to shape the future of automotive entertainment, we believe that deep engagement with our fans is critical. We are looking for a Producer to be a part of executing our franchise engagement strategy, involving many different endpoints (social media, websites, streaming, etc.), multiple products (Forza Motorsport, Forza Horizon), and numerous partners.

Responsibilities
  • Plan, organize and support the execution of Forza community and influencer related events.
  • Ensure there are focused and actionable community engagement plans for Forza which are aligned across our internal stakeholders, that support our overall dcommunication strategy.
  • Track, promote and report on success of community efforts.
  • Develop an inclusive process, gathering feedback, requirements and ideas from all relevant stakeholders.
  • Contribute to overall strategy, roadmaps, and functional design specs for websites and other channels focused on user engagement and satisfaction.
  • Use data analytics to determine activity trends and cultivate high-value, connected experiences for Forza fans.
  • Collaborate with engineering teams, Forza Racing Championship, marketing, support and other teams to fully understand the demographics of our fans and find new ways to attract, interact and show appreciation to them.
  • Work with various development teams at Turn 10 to spec/design/support community feature efforts, across a wide range of platforms.
  • Create and maintain working relationships both internally and with vendors externally to leverage in ongoing community projects.


Qualifications
  • 3+ years of producer or program manager experience.
  • 1+ years of hands-on experience delivering software as a service products and sustaining these experiences post-launch through a Live Operations cadence.
  • An effective collaborator; the ability to positively embrace feedback, divergent opinions and pointed questions, iterate on your work and drive for consensus.
  • Strong analytical, problem resolution and decision-making skills.
  • Great communication skills; the ability to communicate effectively is critical to be successful in this role.
  • Exceptional organization skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong understanding of online communities.
  • Be able to lead a team of community advocates and make day-to-day decisions to resolve any community issues that arise.
  • Possess first-hand practical knowledge of social media and web communities - what makes them tick, what works and doesn’t work, how the medium is trending, etc.
  • The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience in community engagement, event planning, or a related role.



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.
Rank: Moderator
#63 Posted : Friday, November 9, 2018 1:13:33 PM(UTC)
Job #545484
Posted 7 Nov 2018
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/545484/Environment-Domain-Lead-Turn-10-Studios


Environment Domain Lead - Turn 10 Studios

Quote:
Turn 10 Studios has an exciting opportunity to work alongside the team responsible for the top-selling and critically acclaimed Forza Motorsport franchise. The Environment Domain Lead is an important role that provides an opportunity to help us plan, assign tasks, define processes, and ensure our tracks are delivered to hit the quality bar that meets studio and fan expectations.

Turn 10 Studios is located in Redmond (Washington), just outside of Seattle. The Seattle area is a major hub for the tech and gaming industries. With beautiful mountain ranges, diverse wildlife, great hiking/biking trails, and a thriving arts culture, Seattle offers a variety of options to enjoy your life outside of work.

Responsibilities

Job Responsibilities:
  • Domain expert and point of contact for cross-department communication
  • Responsible for Environment Art Quality (start to finish)
  • Day-To-Day Team Progress (Dailies)
  • Understanding of performance, workflow, tool chain, and art pipeline from start to finish
  • Define team processes and own environment production planning
  • Tools/Workflow POC for Environment Art Team
  • Responsible for prioritizing and assigning tasks to environment team
  • Partner with Track PM to drive production of our rich, highly-detailed environments
  • Work with Art and Design Leaders to balance visual and gameplay goals


Qualifications
  • Shipped AAA title as a lead on current generation hardware
  • A portfolio demonstrating artistic and technical abilities
  • Excellent organization and problem-solving skills
  • Passionate, avid gamer who understands consumer and community expectations
  • Experience utilizing photogrammetry, substance (or equivalent software), and procedural workflows
  • Passion for art, innovation, and technology as well as a positive, team-oriented mentality



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.

Rank: Moderator
#64 Posted : Friday, November 9, 2018 1:15:45 PM(UTC)
Job #545508
Posted 7 Nov 2018
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/545508/Senior-Producer-Turn-10-Studios

Senior Producer - Turn 10 Studios (Art content)

Quote:
At Turn 10 Studios, our vision is to continue to grow Forza into the top automotive entertainment brand in the world. We are currently looking for an experienced and inspiring Senior Producer to join our diverse team, working with a wide range of both internal and external partners.

The Senior Producer is accountable for delivery of art content including tracks, lighting, and cinematics, and ensuring the team consistently delivers value to our players. The role’s primary responsibilities include using metrics to drive team priorities, coordinating deliverables across multiple teams, disciplines, and development partners, as well empowering the team to create visually stunning 3D content.

Responsibilities
  • Lead multiple scrum teams through our sprint planning process.
  • Enter, track and communicate project capacity and velocity.
  • Understand art workflow, tools and build systems across the studio.
  • Work with project leads to direct art teams through the various stages of game development, ensuring commitments are met on time and to the highest possible quality.
  • Create and maintain the project schedule; ensure teams are on track with their deliverables.
  • Facilitate collaborative and effective communication between team members.
  • Keep the team aware of deliverables and goals through all phases of development.


Qualifications
  • Demonstrated experience leading software developments teams from concept through ship.
  • Strong analytical mind and experience working with large amounts of data.
  • Proven ability to collaborate with creative leads to achieve production plans that work for all disciplines.
  • Experience creating processes and driving results with internal & remote teams.
  • 5-7+ year of experience as a producer with a track record of exceptional performance.
  • Capable of balancing a project’s production requirements within budget and staff limitations while ensuring high production values are never compromised.
  • Must possess excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and be a master at conflict resolution.
  • Passion for making the best racing games in the world.



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.
Rank: Moderator
#65 Posted : Saturday, December 1, 2018 11:59:43 AM(UTC)
Job #553282
Posted 27 Nov 2018
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/553282/Principal-Lead-Producer-Turn-10-Studios

Principal Lead Producer - Turn 10 Studios

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Role type People Manager Employment type Full-Time
We are looking for an experienced and inspiring Lead Producer to guide development of the next generation of Forza Motorsport titles. The Lead Producer works across all Motorsport development teams including design, engineering, content, and production to ensure tight alignment and execution towards our experience pillars. The Lead Producer is accountable for representing the player voice and delivering the best racing games ever made.

Producers at Turn 10 are master communicators, problem solvers and collaborators. We provide clarity and empower teams to make experiences we love. We are also pragmatists, process gurus, and schedule owners. The Lead Producer has both a breadth and depth of understanding across the team, understands how all the pieces fit, and ensures we deliver experiences that delight our millions of fans.

Responsibilities
  • Manage a team of Producers to drive to results
  • Collaborate with product leadership and development teams to manage priorities and deliverables
  • Identify risks and drive the team towards successful resolution
  • Apply a player-first mindset and be the source of truth for game development
  • Collaborate and guide teams towards decisions
  • Foster a healthy, happy, impactful team culture
  • Work closely with stakeholders outside the immediate development team including marketing, PR, and community management
  • Ensure the team is operating with a growth mindset and constantly looking for areas to improve
  • Use inclusive behaviors – ensure all voices are heard, invite input from many perspectives, resolve disagreements, and be brave


Qualifications
  • 7+ years of game development experience
  • 5+ years of people management experience with a track record of nurturing talent growth
  • Shipped at least one AAA title as a Senior Producer or higher
  • Demonstrated passion for games and gaming culture
  • Experience with live operations and running games as a service
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Ability to inspire and lead creative teams
  • Computer Science degree and project management training preferred



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.


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#66 Posted : Saturday, December 1, 2018 12:04:26 PM(UTC)
Job #552135
Posted 28 Nov 2018
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/552135/Senior-Software-Engineer-Turn-10-Studios

Senior Software Engineer - Turn 10 Studios

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Are you a strong engineer looking to join a world-class game studio? Come join Turn 10 in Redmond and be an engineering bridge between our internal development team and UK’s Playground Games, makers of the wildly successful and critically acclaimed Forza Horizon series. You will work with top-notch engineering talent on the latest hardware and platform technologies.

Responsibilities
Turn 10 is looking for a Senior Software Developer in our Publishing Team, helping manage the engineering side of the cross-studio relationship. You will have a key role in establishing, communicating, and maintaining clear engineering goals and processes across the studios. You will be responsible for milestone creation and acceptance, as well as early identification of engineering risk and development of mitigation plans. In addition, you will identify tech sharing opportunities and being a conduit between our partner and internal platform teams. You will lead the publishing engineering team through all phases of the product cycle, supporting Horizon through not just the development cycle, but the continuous product release cadence post-launch.


Qualifications:
  • B.S. in Math/Computer Science, or related field, or equivalent experience
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills -- you should achieve success through collaboration, not dictation
  • A strong background in C++ game development
  • Experience in all phases of product cycles, from concept to launch and beyond, preferably across multiple releases and/or titles
  • A passion for code quality and continuous delivery systems



Ideal candidates will have most of the following:
  • Proven track record of technical leadership
  • Experience shipping on both PC and console
  • AAA game development experience
  • Experience in multiple areas of concentration (e.g. rendering, gameplay, content pipelines, services, performance, etc.)
  • Experience managing external development
  • Experience debugging codebases developed by others


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.
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#67 Posted : Saturday, December 15, 2018 7:29:21 AM(UTC)
Reposted 30 Nov 2018

Originally Posted by: ManteoMax Go to Quoted Post
Job #475786
Posted 23 July 2018
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/475786/Technical-Artist

Technical Artist


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#68 Posted : Saturday, December 15, 2018 7:43:14 AM(UTC)
Forza-related job openings at Playground Games:
www.playground-games.com/careers/


ART DIRECTOR
Playground Games is looking for an Art Director to lead our world-class Forza Horizon Art team and realise our game vision. You will develop and drive the artistic vision and work alongside award-winning technical and creative talent.
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/o01I7fwA

ASSISTANT PRODUCER
Playground Games is looking to grow its Forza Horizon team with the addition of a Assistant Producer. As an integral part of the production process, you’ll be interacting with all disciplines and driving the delivery of high quality features using modern development methodologies.
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/oUTv7fw9

ASSOCIATE ART DIRECTOR
Playground Games is seeking an Associate Art Director to join our Forza Horizon team who will realise our game vision and work alongside award-winning technical and creative talent.
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/oSDA8fwX

CONCEPT ARTIST
Playground Games is looking for a Concept Artist to join our Forza Horizon team who can help realise our game vision and work alongside award-winning technical and creative talent.
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/oHtd8fwf

DATA ANALYST
Playground Games is looking for a Data Analyst to work with our Forza Horizon team to carry out research and analysis in player behaviour. You will help inform the post release strategy by working with data to create actionable insights.
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/o3ts7fwP

GAME DESIGNER
Playground Games are looking for a Game Designer to join our Forza Horizon team.
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/ofvZ7fwA

GAMEPLAY ENGINEER
Playground Games is looking for an experienced Gameplay Engineer to join our Forza Horizon team.
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/obBx5fw8

GRADUATE ENGINEER
Playground Games are seeking Graduate Engineers to join our Forza Horizon team.
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/oLUX6fws

LEAD ANIMATOR
Playground Games is seeking a Lead Animator to join our Forza Horizon team who will help realise our games vision and work alongside award-winning technical and creative talent.
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/oYhs8fwz

LEAD CHARACTER ARTIST
Playground Games is looking for a Lead Character Artist to join our Forza Horizon team who will help realise our games vision and work alongside award-winning technical and creative talent.
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/oQhs8fwr

LEAD TECHNICAL ARTIST
Playground Games is seeking a Lead Technical Artist to join our Forza Horizon team here in Leamington Spa. This is an opportunity to work alongside award-winning technical and creative talent.
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/oDzr6fwt

LEAD VEHICLE ARTIST
Playground Games is seeking a skilled and experienced Lead Vehicle Artist to work alongside our award-winning Forza Horizon team
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/ok4X7fwc

PRODUCER
Playground Games is looking to grow its Forza Horizon team with the addition of a skilled and experienced Producer. As an integral part of the production process, you’ll be interacting with all disciplines and driving the delivery of high quality features using modern development methodologies.
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/oiye7fwV

SENIOR ENVIRONMENT ARTIST
Playground Games is looking for a skilled and experienced Senior Environment Artist to join our Forza Horizon team, responsible for the creation of immersive environments that realise our game’s vision. You’ll be working in conjunction with the Lead Environment Artist and Art manager to ensure our high quality bar is realised.
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/o5AP4fwi

SENIOR LIGHTING ARTIST
Playground Games is looking for a Senior Lighting Artist to join our Forza Horizon team here in Leamington Spa. As Lighting Artist you will work with the Art Director to achieve our vision for lighting using both baked and dynamic lighting solutions.
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/olop5fwX

SENIOR TECHNICAL ARTIST
Playground Games is seeking a Senior Technical Artist to join our Forza Horizon team here in Leamington Spa. This is an opportunity to work alongside award-winning technical and creative talent.
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/oEzr6fwu

SENIOR UI ARTIST
Playground Games is seeking a Senior UI Artist to join our Forza Horizon team who can help realise our game vision and work alongside award-winning technical and creative talent.
https://www.playground-g...s.com/careers/oyxL8fwI/

SYSTEMS ENGINEER
Playground Games is looking for an experienced Systems Engineer to join our Forza Horizon team
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/ofBx5fwc

TOOLS ENGINEER
Playground Games is seeking a Tools Engineer to work with our Forza Horizon team.
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/owTI4fwV

VEHICLE ARTIST
Playground Games are looking to recruit a highly talented and experienced Vehicle Artist to join our Forza Horizon team who has a genuine passion for all aspects of 3D vehicle creation for games, and who’s able to demonstrate superior creative, visual and technical ability.
https://www.playground-games.com/careers/oBzn8fwp

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