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Rank: Forza Staff
#126 Posted : Sunday, February 2, 2020 11:33:30 PM(UTC)
Job #783674
Posted 27 Jan 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/783674/Forza-Franchise-Senior-Marketing-Manager-Studios-Global-Marketing-Xbox-Games


Forza Franchise Senior Marketing Manager – Studios Global Marketing, Xbox Games

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Microsoft’s Gaming Marketing team is revolutionizing gaming. With a rich set of existing products and services like Xbox, Xbox Game Pass, Halo, Minecraft and Mixer, our gaming business is a one of the most exciting places to work in technology. We are fortunate to work on products that are loved by passionate customers, anchored by tier one marketing experiences. Our mission at Team Xbox is to inspire and engage every gamer on the planet with interactive and imaginative experiences. Our vision is to empower gamers to play the games they want, with the people they want, on the devices they want.

We are passionate about our mission, our vision and delighting Xbox fans worldwide. We are looking for people who believe in our mission and who will strengthen our culture. People with exceptional skill and capabilities; and those with new perspectives that will strengthen our team.

The highly acclaimed, award winning Forza franchise, which includes the Forza Motorsport and Forza Horizon series of games, is the best-selling racing franchise this generation across all console platforms and is also home to one of the largest racing communities in the world. Through premier partnerships across the automotive industry, Forza games feature the world's greatest cars, including "First in Forza" debuts such as the McLaren P1 and Senna, Ferrari La Ferrari, Ford GT, Lamborghini Centenario and the Porsche 911 GT2 RS. The Forza franchise is developed by Turn 10 Studios, creators of Forza Motorsport, together with UK-based Playground Games, developers of the Forza Horizon series.

Xbox has an amazing opportunity for a world class marketer to join the Forza marketing team and help us continue to shape and grow the franchise. Ideal candidates for this role must be creative, analytical, and detail oriented who possess strong multi-tasking and execution skills. Experience launching AAA games on console and PC, running consumer lifecycle campaigns, managing a live service, leveraging consumer insights and analytics to influence product features and messaging, and finding new and innovative ways to reach millions of fans with limited oversight will be critical to the success of the person in this role.

This position requires a strong mix of leadership and communication skills to land world-class marketing strategies. In this role you will work closely with studio teams to build and manage marketing campaigns, hone product design and feature prioritization, and support cross-team and cross-product campaign executions. Successful candidates will have a strong track record of marketing games with a steady progression of increased responsibility and impact. You not only need to understand how to develop blockbuster marketing campaigns, but also embrace new business models, platforms, and devices. You have demonstrated your ability to define clear goals and develop creative, high-impact marketing strategies to achieve those goals, grounded in a deep understanding of the target customers. Most importantly – you have a passion for what you do!


Responsibilities
  • Creating global franchise marketing plans (market & competitive analysis, customer understanding, positioning/messaging/branding, PR planning, and marketing strategies) that drive awareness & purchase intent for the Forza franchise
  • Develop and lead global go-to-market marketing campaigns in partnership with our studio, agency, and media teams
  • Developing strategies that incorporate traditional retail and digital business models alongside performance marketing and subscription-based services
  • Analyzing consumer trends and behavior to advise and assist the studio with portfolio development and planning
  • Defining and managing visual identity for global marketing materials (digital merchandising, branding, advertising creative, product pages)
  • Building and nurturing strong relationships with multiple studio teams
  • Managing all marketing aspects of the business plan, including sales forecasting, marketing budgets, KPI’s, localization strategy, launch timing, and lifecycle planning
  • Represent Microsoft as appropriate at key industry presentations, panels, and executive briefings
  • Must value integrity, ethics, and maintain confidentiality regarding sensitive information

    Qualifications
    Required Qualifications:
  • 4+ years product / brand marketing experience
  • Strong project management skills with the ability to identify and implement process improvements
  • Proven experience planning and executing game marketing campaigns across creative development, media planning, CRM, PR, partnerships, and events
  • BA/BS degree is required

    Preferred Qualifications:
  • MBA preferred
  • Console, PC video game, or related entertainment industry marketing experience
  • Passion for games industry
  • Proven ability to lead and partner with across studio and creative teams
  • Excellent creative and strategic thinking
  • This position will require limited travel




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Rank: D-Class Racing License
#127 Posted : Tuesday, February 4, 2020 9:17:53 AM(UTC)
is there atleast 1 sound designer/engineer in these whole 6 pages?
Rank: Forza Staff
#128 Posted : Thursday, March 5, 2020 8:21:38 PM(UTC)
Job #795667
Posted 2 Mar 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/795667/SENIOR-SOFTWARE-ENGINEER-Turn-10-Studios


SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER – Turn 10 Studios

Quote:
Are you looking for an opportunity to join a world-class studio to help deliver an unparalleled AAA gaming experience?

Do you have years of experience tuning and polishing game engines? Do you weep at the sight of a bit of popping geometry when you turn a corner in a game? The team that created the critically acclaimed Forza Motorsport franchise is looking to add a systems / graphics engineer to the talented engine team. In this role you will be able to leverage your experience with rendering, memory systems, high performance streaming and visibility to give our racers the flawless visual experience they crave. All while providing an efficient and creativity enabling experience for our content teams. Come join our team at this exciting time as we push the graphical limits of Microsoft gaming platforms.

Responsibilities
As part of the engine team you will work closely with the art team to determine their desired workflows and design / create systems to enable highly iterative workflows.

In order to keep the ForzaTech engine at the forefront of the industry, you will design and implement new rendering techniques to improve the beauty and efficiency of the ForzaTech engine.

As a First-Party studio, this team works hand-in-hand with the Xbox One platform teams and Microsoft Studios to define gaming experiences across the Microsoft gaming ecosystem on Xbox One, Xbox Scorpio and Windows Store. You will help deliver the next AAA title from Turn 10 Studios on next generation platforms.

You must be comfortable dealing with ambiguous, challenging problems. Excellent communication skills are vital.


Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Math/Computer Science, or related field, or equivalent experience
  • A strong proficiency in C++
  • Professional experience with D3D / OpenGL
  • A strong background in 3d math and rendering systems
  • At least 4 years of professional software development experience



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
  • DX12 experience


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.

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.

Edited by user Thursday, March 5, 2020 8:23:10 PM(UTC)  | Reason: Not specified

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Rank: Forza Staff
#129 Posted : Friday, March 6, 2020 8:33:05 AM(UTC)
Job #800305
Posted 2 Mar 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/professionals/us/en/job/800305/Senior-Software-Engineer-Turn-10-Studios

Senior Software Engineer – Turn 10 Studios


Quote:
Are you looking for an opportunity that thrives on your enthusiasm for gaming? Have you always dreamed about joining a world-class gaming studio since you were a kid? Do you have an intense desire to help ship products that customers fall in love with?

Then Turn 10 would love to connect with you!

We are looking for an enthusiastic, customer obsessed tools engineer that will help shape the technology that will empower our content authors to build the virtual world that will set the standard for next-generation graphical beauty. You will have the opportunity to leverage your creativity, customer empathy, interpersonal skills and technical expertise to help define, create and build the workflows that will best harness the artistic capabilities of our content creators. You will be given the freedom and independence to drive large technological initiatives that take advantage of your organizational skills, exceptional ability to collaborate with others, and knack for fostering great relationships with partner teams.

As Turn 10 grows, your work here will help the studio expand into new territory, reaching more customers, and reaching them in ways not yet previously explored. We will highlight your unique strengths, and will provide you with the right opportunities and support to best leverage your areas of passion. We value the perspective and experience you bring, and promote an autonomous workstyle. We are all gamers, and we want to build and deliver the next great AAA gaming experience. Do you?

Responsibilities
Are you looking for an opportunity that thrives on your enthusiasm for gaming? Have you always dreamed about joining a world-class gaming studio since you were a kid? Do you have an intense desire to help ship products that customers fall in love with?


Then Turn 10 would love to connect with you!

We are looking for an enthusiastic, customer obsessed tools engineer that will help shape the technology that will empower our content authors to build the virtual world that will set the standard for next-generation graphical beauty. You will have the opportunity to leverage your creativity, customer empathy, interpersonal skills and technical expertise to help define, create and build the workflows that will best harness the artistic capabilities of our content creators. You will be given the freedom and independence to drive large technological initiatives that take advantage of your organizational skills, exceptional ability to collaborate with others, and knack for fostering great relationships with partner teams.

As Turn 10 grows, your work here will help the studio expand into new territory, reaching more customers, and reaching them in ways not yet previously explored. We will highlight your unique strengths, and will provide you with the right opportunities and support to best leverage your areas of passion. We value the perspective and experience you bring, and promote an autonomous workstyle. We are all gamers, and we want to build and deliver the next great AAA gaming experience. Do you?



Qualifications

- Bachelor of Math/Computer Science
- Professional programming background in C#, SQL and scripting languages
- Rock solid understanding of software engineering best practices
- Strong communication skills
- Passion for games and a “customer-obsessed” attitude



Nice to Have

- Professional C++ experience
- At least 2 years of professional software development experience
- Solid 3D Math skills (linear algebra and trig.)
- Strong grasp of UX design principles;
- Experience with building UI applications (MVVM)
- Experience with complex games systems (animation, graphics, game engine, etc.)
- Experience using 3D editors and applications

Edited by user Friday, March 6, 2020 8:33:44 AM(UTC)  | Reason: Not specified

Community Manager | ManteoMax.com Forza spreadsheets
Rank: Forza Staff
#130 Posted : Friday, March 13, 2020 4:52:27 PM(UTC)
Job #796682
Posted 12 Mar 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/796682/Senior-Partner-Manager-Turn-10-Studios


Senior Partner Manager - Turn 10 Studios

Turn 10 Studios, creators of the hit Forza Motorsport franchise, and a division of Microsoft Studios, is looking for a Sr. Partner Manager to help build and cultivate Partner Opportunities.

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Turn 10’s Partner team is focused on securing, managing and maintaining a third-party Partner portfolio that provides excitement, in-game content, marketing & promotional activation, co-branded experiences, and selected inbound license deals. Our thru-partner program delivers a promotional footprint that includes both social media as well as traditional co-marketing activities. We leverage our partners to support and drive the growing Forza franchise across geographies, audience types, and Forza products. Our partner types cover a wide range – including automobile manufacturers, automotive ecosystem partners, major entertainment brands, other gaming franchise & brands, and major consumer brands. We are looking for a thought leader to help drive integration models by going beyond the obvious in opportunity explorations, while looking through a global lens.

Responsibilities
This is a unique opportunity for an energized candidate to join our team, impact our business, and help support our growing footprint.

The Partner Manager will lead and manage all aspects of the partner life cycle, from ideation, market analysis, value determination, sourcing, structuring, executing, and post launch activations. This role will focus on establishing framework and building relationships with international media and consumer brands, creating scalable and repeatable programs to drive clear value.

The incumbent will interact with internal game production resources, global marketing and media teams, community teams, and the studio leadership. To support this, candidates should have communication and collaboration skills supporting these interactions.

You will have a track record of leading new initiatives; you look beyond the norm and seek unique opportunities to grow your business and cause meaningful impact. You have taken a lead position in deal structuring, legal negotiations, identifying key attributes of business cases, and navigated through end-to-end formal processes and corporate requirements.

Your blend of skills and passion with a background in partner management or business development will help you succeed in this role: program management, business development, marketing, or other related disciplines.


Qualifications
  • 4+ years of experience in one of these supporting disciplines – partner management, business development, partner marketing or product evangelism
  • Experience with licensed content
  • Ability to collaborate in a matrixed environment with various teams to drive projects to conclusion
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Passion and energy
  • Proven track record of successfully closing a variety partner deals and structures
  • Experience Sourcing, incubating and driving value-based partnerships
  • Experience building and methodically assessing a portfolio of potential opportunities
  • Experience working with/for global media and consumer brands preferred
  • Ability to think strategically and analytically to identify potential value of partnerships
  • Comfort framing opportunities, socializing the value internally, and influencing a diverse set of stakeholders to agreement
  • Comfortable working on business cases and legal agreements
  • Expert problem solver with the ability to use data to drive informed decision making
  • Experience working with large scale international partners, regionally based teams, and the ability to asses geographically specific needs
  • Preference for candidates who can work internationally, whether in-person or by phone or email on programs. This will include being available at various hours to accommodate partners, and considering cultural differences
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Rank: Forza Staff
#131 Posted : Thursday, March 19, 2020 9:14:22 PM(UTC)
Originally Posted by: ManteoMax Go to Quoted Post


Reposted March 17:
Senior Engine Systems Engineer - Turn 10 Studios
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/711369/Senior-Engine-Systems-Engineer-Turn-10-Studios
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Rank: Forza Staff
#132 Posted : Friday, March 20, 2020 5:27:57 PM(UTC)
Reposted March 17:

Originally Posted by: ManteoMax Go to Quoted Post
Job #795667
Posted 2 Mar 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/795667/SENIOR-SOFTWARE-ENGINEER-Turn-10-Studios


SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER – Turn 10 Studios




Originally Posted by: ManteoMax Go to Quoted Post
Job #800305
Posted 2 Mar 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/professionals/us/en/job/800305/Senior-Software-Engineer-Turn-10-Studios

Senior Software Engineer – Turn 10 Studios


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Rank: Forza Staff
#133 Posted : Thursday, April 9, 2020 6:00:44 PM(UTC)
Tools Engineer job reposted 7 Apr 2020:

https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/773909/Tools-Engineer-Turn-10-Studios

Originally Posted by: ManteoMax Go to Quoted Post
Job #773909
Posted 22 Jan 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/773909/Software-Engineer-Turn-10-Studios


Software Engineer - Turn 10 Studios
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Rank: Forza Staff
#134 Posted : Saturday, April 11, 2020 10:53:57 AM(UTC)
Senior Data Engineer reposted 8 Apr 2020:

https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/683967/Senior-Data-Engineer-Turn-10-Studios

Originally Posted by: ManteoMax Go to Quoted Post
Job #683967
Posted 12 Aug 2019
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/683967/Senior-Software-Engineer-Turn-10-Studios


Senior Software Engineer - Turn 10 Studios
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Rank: Forza Staff
#135 Posted : Tuesday, April 21, 2020 5:14:04 PM(UTC)
Reposted 17 Apr 2020

Originally Posted by: ManteoMax Go to Quoted Post
Job #734339
Posted 31 Oct 2019
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/734339/Franchise-Manager-Turn-10-Studios


Franchise Manager – Turn 10 Studios


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Rank: Forza Staff
#136 Posted : Thursday, April 30, 2020 7:40:13 PM(UTC)
Reposted 28 Apr 2020:

Originally Posted by: ManteoMax Go to Quoted Post
Reposted 19 Dec 2019:

Originally Posted by: ManteoMax Go to Quoted Post
Job #683967
Posted 12 Aug 2019
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/683967/Senior-Software-Engineer-Turn-10-Studios


Senior Software Engineer - Turn 10 Studios




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Rank: Forza Staff
#137 Posted : Thursday, April 30, 2020 7:45:38 PM(UTC)
Job #822155
Posted: 29 April 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/822155/Senior-UI-Rendering-Engineer



Senior UI Rendering Engineer

Quote:
Are you looking for an opportunity to join a world-class studio to help deliver an unparalleled AAA gaming experience?

As a first-party studio, this Turn 10 Studios team works together with the Xbox One platform teams and Microsoft Studios to define gaming experiences across the Microsoft gaming ecosystem on Xbox One, Xbox Scorpio and Windows Store. You will help deliver the next AAA title from Turn 10 Studios on next generation platforms.

At Turn 10 Studios, we understand that the User Interface is the first point of connection with the player! Do you share a similar point of view? The team that created the critically acclaimed Forza Motorsport franchise is looking to add a UI Rendering Engineer to the talented engine team.

In this role, you will be able to leverage your technical leadership and experience with UI rendering pipelines and memory optimization to give our racers the flawless visual experience they crave.

Come join our team at this exciting time as we push the graphical limits of Microsoft gaming platforms!

Responsibilities
  • Provide the technical oversight for the whole UI system, from authoring best practices to rendering of the assets.
  • Work closely with the art team to determine their desired workflows.
  • Evaluate current UI construction techniques to evaluate optimization opportunities.
  • Oversee the work to enable highly iterative workflows.
  • Deal with ambiguous, challenging problems. Excellent communication skills are vital.


Qualifications
  • B.S. in Math/Computer Science, or related field, or equivalent experience
  • A strong proficiency in C# and C++
  • A good understanding of XAML
  • Professional experience with DirectX12 / OpenGL
  • A strong background in rendering systems
  • At least 4 years of professional software development experience



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 with existing UI renderers
  • DX12 experience


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.

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.


#TURN10

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Rank: Forza Staff
#138 Posted : Monday, May 25, 2020 11:57:41 PM(UTC)
Job #835022
Posted 19 May 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/835022/Senior-Producer-Turn-10-Studios


Senior Producer - Turn 10 Studios

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At Turn 10 Studios, our vision is to continue to grow Forza into the top automotive entertainment brand in the world. To help us on this journey, we’re seeking an experienced Senior Producer to join our team to working across all Forza titles with several internal and external partners.



Our games let players experience beautiful, intricately detailed cars and share their passion with others. As a Senior Producer at Turn 10, you will lead the team that creates the cars available in all Forza games. This includes car sourcing and capturing, art outsourcing, internal content production, and delivery to the product teams. You will also be responsible for building on the great partnership between Turn 10 and Playground Games to further advance the quality of our cars, and to realize the amazing experiences our games seek to provide.



The ideal candidate for this position will possess tact and leadership skills, be an approachable, trusted collaborator, and be passionate about making great games.

Responsibilities
  • Lead a cross-discipline team to produce genre-leading car content across the Forza franchise.
  • Partner with multiple game teams to develop car content schedules in support of the product visions.
  • Manage outsourcing and vendor engagements and develop long-term partnerships.
  • Operate an effective team by delivering high-quality results on schedule and against budget.
  • Coordinate delivery with game production, community, marketing, licensing, and partnerships.
  • Develop investment roadmaps in support of long-term initiatives through collaboration with domestic and international teams.

    Qualifications
  • 5+ years of experience in a game production role.
  • 3+ years leading a content production team.
  • Manages external outsourcing engagements.
  • Delivers clarity and focus to teams by establishing goals and priorities.
  • Clearly communicates plans of record and effectively manages change.
  • Facilitates effective stakeholder discussions, ensuring all voices are heard.
  • Possesses strong organizational skills and an attention to detail.
  • Exhibits partner empathy and seeks to find mutually beneficial outcomes.
  • Proactively identifies and mitigates risks to quality, schedule, and budget.
  • Creates and manages to a budget to support multiple products concurrently.
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Rank: Forza Staff
#139 Posted : Tuesday, May 26, 2020 2:56:19 AM(UTC)
Job #835032
Posted 21 May 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/835032/Software-Engineer-Turn-10-Studios


Software Engineer - Turn 10 Studios


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Xbox racing games. Cloud technology. The developer behind the highly acclaimed Forza Motorsport and Forza Horizon series, Turn 10 Studios, is looking for a software engineer to help design and develop services that enable innovative experiences in online and social gaming.

We partner with Xbox Game Studios, Xbox Live, PlayFab and Azure. We ship games on Xbox, Windows, iOS and Android clients. We work closely with the game designers and client engineering teams to design compelling user experiences. We invest in our platform to continuously improve performance, scalability and developer productivity. We have an experienced, supportive, fun and passionate team. We love what we do and maintain a strong work-life balance.

Responsibilities
As a software engineer on the services team you will work with game designers and client engineering teams to define service requirements for online and social game features. You will design and develop services using the latest C#, .NET and Azure technology. You will own service quality and ship readiness. You will support services in a production environment.


Qualifications

Required
  • 2 years of professional software development experience using C++ or C#
  • Experience developing services with cloud platforms (Azure, AWS)
  • Strong communication and cross-team collaboration skills


    Preferred
  • Passion for games and a drive to create amazing entertainment experiences
  • Experience working with high performance, high throughput distributed systems and parallel algorithms
  • Game development experience
  • Experience with source control and CI/CD systems (Azure DevOps, Git)
  • Experience with relational and non-relational databases (SQL, Azure Table, Azure Cosmos DB)
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Rank: Forza Staff
#140 Posted : Saturday, October 3, 2020 9:24:38 PM(UTC)
Job #897525
Date posted Sep 9, 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/897525/Community-Director-Turn-10-Studios


Community Director - Turn 10 Studios


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At Turn 10, our vision is to grow Forza into the top automotive entertainment brand in the world. We’re seeking a passionate, strategic, and collaborative person to help us realize this vision as a Community Director within our community team.

As a Community Director at Turn 10, you will partner closely with senior leaders across the Forza franchise to establish community-based initiatives and investments. You will also be responsible for developing goals and strategies for the initiatives, as well as leading a community team to deliver results. This unique position works closely with all Forza game teams, including Turn 10 and Playground Games, to bring the community closer to game development, and you’ll play a key role in helping shape the future of our games, as well as delighting millions of players.

The ideal candidate for this position will possess leadership skills, be able to leverage data to support decision making, be a trusted collaborator, and have a passion for working with game teams.

Responsibilities
  • Establish a vision for community-based initiatives in the Forza franchise and develop a strategy to realize it.
  • Develop a Forza communication framework and strategy to maximize performance across social channels.
  • Bring the Forza community and our game teams closer together, and leverage analytics to improve the quality of our games.
  • Partner with Turn 10 and Playground Games to align product team strategies with franchise or organizational initiatives.
  • Lead and direct the day to day execution of community team members.
  • Be the voice of our players, offering perspective to help prioritize investments.
  • Support go-to-market plans by leveraging modern methods of community engagement.
  • Help ensure the Forza community remains a safe and fun place to play.

    Qualifications
  • Experience in a Community Director or Social Media Marketing role.
  • Experience leading a team of individuals.
  • Creates clarity and focus to teams by establishing goals and priorities.
  • Clearly communicates plans of record and effectively manages change.
  • Facilitates stakeholder discussions, ensuring all voices are heard.
  • Knowledgeable of community platforms and technologies.
  • Possess practical knowledge of online gaming communities.
  • Set goals, understand analytics, and interact with the community online in a trusting manner.
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Rank: Forza Staff
#141 Posted : Saturday, October 3, 2020 9:26:43 PM(UTC)
Job #902854
Date posted Sep 17, 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/902854/Lead-Producer-Turn-10-Studios


Lead Producer - Turn 10 Studios


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At Turn 10 Studios, our vision is to continue to grow Forza into the top automotive entertainment brand in the world. 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 exceptional 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
  • Lead a team of Producers to deliver success.
  • Collaborate with product leadership and development teams to manage priorities and deliverables.
  • Identify risks and drive the team towards successful resolution.
  • Apply a player centric mindset and drive for quality.
  • Collaborate and guide teams towards decisions.
  • Foster a healthy, collaborative, and impactful team culture.
  • Work closely with stakeholders outside the immediate development team including licensing, 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 bravelooking for areas to improve.

    Qualifications
  • Multiple years of people management experience with a track record of nurturing talent growth (required).
  • Shipped at least one AAA title as a Senior Producer or higher (required).
  • Excellent written and verbal skills (required).
  • Ability to inspire and lead creative teams (required).
  • Understanding of gaming culture and what makes a high-quality game (required).
  • 7+ years of game development experience (preferred).
  • Experience with live operations and running games as a service (preferred).
  • Computer Science degree and project management training (preferred).
Community Manager | ManteoMax.com Forza spreadsheets
Rank: Forza Staff
#142 Posted : Saturday, October 3, 2020 9:30:17 PM(UTC)
Job #907013
Date posted Sep 24, 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/907013/Product-Marketing-Manager


Product Marketing Manager

Quote:
Forza is a gaming franchise that has come to represent a passion for cars, a community centered around competition and creativity, and the opportunity to connect and immerse players. Our vision is to grow Forza into the top automotive entertainment brand in the world. This is a unique opportunity to help accelerate player engagement and drive growth across our IPs that span mobile, console, and PC.

We are seeking an ambitious, creative, and collaborative self-starter with superb communication skills and a passion for achieving high impact, high quality results. Other competencies required include the ability to define clear goals, develop thoughtful, creative marketing strategies that are grounded in a deep understanding of our community of players. As a games product marketing manager at Xbox, you will partner closely with Studio teams at Turn 10 and Playground Games to build and manage live marketing campaigns for gaming communities across mobile, console, and PC. You do not need to be a racing expert to succeed in this unique and fun role – though you may become one!

  • Responsibilities
  • Design and execute go-to-market campaigns from the ground up via best-in-class marketing assets and multi-channel executions
  • Drive integrated cross-channel campaigns across email, web, social, and performance marketing channels
  • Define and manage visual identity for global marketing materials (digital merchandising, branding, advertising creative, product pages)
  • Land asset placement and co-marketing with major partners, such as Apple, Google, Samsung, Windows, and others to showcase new content offerings across app store channels
  • Collaborate with global marketing, channel, partner, social, platform, and PR teams to integrate game content into franchise campaigns and Xbox events
  • Analyze key performance indicators and share insights from competitors, current trends, and community interests to inform decision-making
  • Optimize product description pages with ASO and SEO research, testing, and implementation
  • Partner with product, business, and franchise management teams to set forecast, budget, and lifecycle planning


    Qualifications
  • Go-to-market campaigns from the ground up via best-in-class marketing assets and multi-channel executions
  • 2+ years proven expertise in creating, owning, and executing on go-to-market plans for consumer products (games or entertainment industry preferred) agency or in-house across creative development, media planning, CRM, PR, partnerships, and events
  • Experience driving always-on, performance marketing campaigns
  • Experience with Mobile Marketing
    solid knowledge of SEO, keyword research, and Google Analytics
  • Ability to manage across all levels, both horizontally and vertically
  • Excellent interpersonal, networking, and relationship management skills
  • Proactive and able to run complex projects on time with great organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, presentation skills, and executive presence
  • Creative thinker who can develop out-of-the-box ideas
  • Comfortable when faced with ambiguity.
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#143 Posted : Saturday, October 3, 2020 9:36:36 PM(UTC)
Job #907343
Date posted Sep 23, 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/907343/Lighting-Artist-Turn-10-Studios


Lighting Artist - Turn 10 Studios


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Turn 10 Studios has an exciting opportunity to work alongside the team responsible for the top-selling and critically acclaimed Forza Motorsport franchise. As a Lighting Artist, you’ll be responsible for applying a deep understanding of foundational lighting concepts, real-time rendering pipelines and content creation methods to achieve photorealistic lighting results for our cutting-edge games.

    Responsibilities
  • Work closely with the Art Director and Lighting Supervisor to help deliver the in-game lighting vision
  • Support all fundamental core lighting needs for all teams
  • Carry lighting of environment spaces through from pre-production to final polish
  • Help to manage and ensure the integrity of lighting on all assets
  • Capably troubleshoot and solve lighting production issues
  • Strive to maximize art production performance and predictability
  • Keeps abreast of industry trends and techniques, evaluating competitive products, and continually learning new software packages

    Qualifications
  • A strong portfolio that showcases an understanding of light, color, value, and artful composition
  • Experience working on AAA quality real-time lighting assets on current generation hardware.
  • Fundamental understanding of the physical principals of light and their interactions with object surfaces and other participating media such as atmospherics.
  • Proficiency with a variety of lighting production pipelines, tools, and systems, preferably expertise with 3DS Max, V-Ray, and IES profiles
  • Demonstrates strong time management and prioritization skills.
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#144 Posted : Saturday, October 3, 2020 9:45:12 PM(UTC)
Job #907345
Date posted Sep 23, 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/907345/Procedural-Technical-Artist-Turn-10-Studios


Procedural Technical Artist – Turn 10 Studios

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Turn 10 Studios has an exciting opportunity to work alongside the team responsible for the top-selling and critically acclaimed Forza Motorsport franchise. As a Procedural Technical Artist, you’ll be responsible for identifying and implementing procedural content creation methods to efficiently achieve high quality game content for our cutting edge games.

Responsibilities
  • Assist the content team with prototyping new techniques for population of environments with pre-authored assets using Houdini or similar software
  • Work with Tools and Tech Art teams to create procedural rulesets and tools for dynamic placement of assets such as roads, forests, fences, etc.
  • Collaborate with other departments in content, such as Vehicles, Lighting, Cinematics, Audio, UI to institute procedural workflows to streamline their content creation practices
  • Identify pipelines for feeding procedurally authored assets into our proprietary Forzatech rendering engine
  • Mentor environment artists in the usage of procedural techniques
  • Keep performance optimization in mind with procedural asset

    Qualifications
  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Graphic Arts, Art or a related field.
  • Computer programming/scripting experience.
  • Strong knowledge of one or more major 3D animation packages, Houdini preferred.
  • Understanding of 3D graphics principles and procedures.
  • Experience with next-generation content creation techniques
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Work well under deadlines and multi-tasks
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#145 Posted : Saturday, October 3, 2020 9:48:34 PM(UTC)
Job #910742
Date posted Sep 30, 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/910742/Art-Development-Director-Turn-10-Studios


Art Development Director - Turn 10 Studios

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Turn 10 Studios has an exciting opportunity to work alongside the team responsible for the top-selling and critically acclaimed Forza Motorsport franchise. As an Art Development Director, you’ll be responsible for helping Turn 10 build up a highly functional art organization, managing a team of senior artists and providing mentoring and career guidance to the Motorsport art team.

Responsibilities
  • Be accountable for great deliveries from your teams and artists toward successfully shipping Steelhead. Their success is your success; their failures are also reflected on you.
  • Manage a team of artists - driving career growth, mentorship opportunities, broadening of skills, and helping artists understand a path to make meaningful career and level progression at Microsoft and Turn 10.
  • Cultivate art team culture, especially in identifying the ideal skillsets and mindsets for team members, helping artists to feel a sense of belonging at Turn 10
    As a member of the art leadership team, work with other art leads to continue building up a strong art team by partnering on staffing plans, identifying required skills/resource needs, and hiring new talent
  • Identify and coordinate opportunities to communicate and promote art team successes (visual and process) both within the art team and within Turn 10, especially to senior leadership
  • Identify and formalize best practices with the art discipline leads for art reviews, milestone approvals, sharing, meeting cadence etc.
  • Identify and execute opportunities to showcase Turn 10 art team excellence externally
  • Communicate regularly with content leadership and area team leads to identify and fix potential communication gaps or issues involving art departments

    Qualifications
    Required Qualifications:
  • Background in Management, Computer Science, 3D Art/Graphic Design, or similar
  • 5+ years leading or managing a team of artists
  • Excellent communication skills, especially for providing feedback in a constructive and clear manner
  • Strong background in collaboration with different functions in game development
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#146 Posted : Saturday, October 3, 2020 9:59:15 PM(UTC)
Posted #910744
Date posted Sep 30, 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/910744/Producer-Turn-10-Studios


Producer - Turn 10 Studios

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At Turn 10 Studios, our vision is to continue to grow Forza into the top automotive entertainment brand in the world. We are looking for an experienced Producer to join our Forza Motorsport team, working with our teams to deliver great user experiences for our players. As a Producer on the UI team, you’ll be working directly with our cross-discipline team to define the user experience for the next Forza Motorsport.

Producers at Turn 10 are exceptional 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. A Producer is accountable for the delivery of game experiences that delight our customers. You’ll work with engineers, designers, and artists to bring high quality features to life. During development, a Producer uses metrics and good process to drive customer focus, team priorities, and coordinate deliverables across multiple disciplines to achieve team goals.

Responsibilities
  • Deliver great user experiences by working with your cross-discipline leads to direct your team through the various stages of development, starting from the initial design to the final UI screens in game.
  • Apply a player-first mindset throughout the development process by reviewing player feedback and appropriately prioritizing requests in the product backlog.
  • Utilize project tracking tools to maintain a source of truth for development and improve our creative processes.
  • Create and maintain the UI schedule and ensure the team is on track with their deliverables.
  • Keep the team aware of deliverables and goals through all phases of development.
  • Identify risks and drive the team towards successful resolution.
  • Be an ally to other teams in the studio by broadly communicating the roadmap and state of production.
  • Facilitate collaborative and effective communication between team members.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders outside the immediate development team including licensing, media, and community management.
  • Use inclusive behaviors – ensure all voices are heard, be curious, invite input from many perspectives, resolve disagreements, and be brave.

    Qualifications
  • Proven ability to collaborate with cross discipline leads (Designers, Engineers, Artists, Producers, etc.) to achieve production plans that work for all disciplines (required).
  • Comprehension or experience with UI design processes (required).
  • Knowledge of agile development and project software tracking tools such as Azure DevOps, Shotgun, or industry equivalent (required).
  • Excellent written and verbal skills: Listen and communicate with empathy (required).
  • Understanding of gaming culture and what makes a high-quality game (preferred).
  • Experience delivering features as a producer on a game to players and seeing their feedback (preferred).
  • Strong analytical mind and experience working with project and customer datasets (preferred).
  • Experience with live operations and running games as a service (preferred).
  • Computer Science degree and project management training (preferred).
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#147 Posted : Friday, January 1, 2021 4:01:23 PM(UTC)
Job #948700
Posted Dec. 15, 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/948700/Senior-Systems-Engineer-Turn-10-Studios


Senior Systems Engineer - Turn 10 Studios


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Are you looking for an opportunity to join a world-class studio to help deliver an unparalleled AAA gaming experience?

Do you have years of experience tuning and polishing game engines? The team that created the critically acclaimed Forza Motorsport franchise is looking to add a systems engineer to the talented engine team. In this role you will be able to leverage your experience with rendering, memory systems, high performance streaming and visibility to give our racers the flawless experience they crave. All while providing an efficient and creativity enabling experience for our content teams. Come join our team at this exciting time as we push the limits of Microsoft gaming platforms.

Responsibilities
As part of the engine team you will work on the ForzaTech engine, designing and implementing systems to optimize memory usage, streaming systems and threading models to improve the efficiency of the ForzaTech engine.

As a First-Party studio, this team works hand-in-hand with the Xbox One platform teams and Microsoft Studios to define gaming experiences across the Microsoft gaming ecosystem on Xbox One, Xbox Scorpio and Windows Store. You will help deliver the next AAA title from Turn 10 Studios on next generation platforms.

You must be comfortable dealing with ambiguous, challenging problems. Excellent communication skills are vital.

Qualifications:
  • B.S. in Computer Science, or related field, or equivalent experience
  • A strong proficiency in C++
  • A strong background in memory and threading systems
  • At least 4 years of professional software development experience


    Ideal candidates will have most of the following:

  • Professional experience with D3D / OpenGL
  • Proven track record of technical leadership
  • Experience shipping on both PC and console
  • AAA game development experience
  • DX12 experience
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#148 Posted : Friday, January 1, 2021 4:02:58 PM(UTC)
Job #948725
Posted Dec. 11, 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/948725/Senior-Graphics-Engineer-Turn-10-Studios



Senior Graphics Engineer - Turn 10 Studios


Quote:
Are you looking for an opportunity to join a world-class studio to help deliver an unparalleled AAA gaming experience?

Do you have years of experience tuning and polishing game engines? Do you weep at the sight of a bit of popping geometry when you turn a corner in a game? The team that created the critically acclaimed Forza Motorsport franchise is looking to add a systems / graphics engineer to the talented engine team. In this role you will be able to leverage your experience with rendering, memory systems, high performance streaming and visibility to give our racers the flawless visual experience they crave. All while providing an efficient and creativity enabling experience for our content teams. Come join our team at this exciting time as we push the graphical limits of Microsoft gaming platforms.

Responsibilities
As part of the engine team you will work closely with the art team to determine their desired workflows and design / create systems to enable highly iterative workflows.

In order to keep the ForzaTech engine at the forefront of the industry, you will design and implement new rendering techniques to improve the beauty and efficiency of the ForzaTech engine.

As a First-Party studio, this team works hand-in-hand with the Xbox One platform teams and Microsoft Studios to define gaming experiences across the Microsoft gaming ecosystem on Xbox One, Xbox Scorpio and Windows Store. You will help deliver the next AAA title from Turn 10 Studios on next generation platforms.

You must be comfortable dealing with ambiguous, challenging problems. Excellent communication skills are vital.


Qualifications
  • B.S. in Math/Computer Science, or related field, or equivalent experience
  • A strong proficiency in C++
  • Professional experience with D3D / OpenGL
  • A strong background in 3d math and rendering systems
  • At least 4 years of professional software development experience


    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
  • DX12 experience
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#149 Posted : Friday, January 1, 2021 4:04:23 PM(UTC)
Job #948732
Posted Dec. 11, 2020


Environment Artist - Turn 10 Studios


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Turn 10 Studios has an exciting opportunity for an Environment Artist to work alongside the team responsible for the top-selling and critically acclaimed Forza Motorsport franchise. As an Environment Artist, you’ll be working alongside a team across a variety of tasks such as asset creation, tool evaluation, and documentation while ensuring our environments 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:

Create visually compelling environment assets in areas such as roads, buildings, props, terrain, and vegetation
Organize, create and maintain asset Libraries for maximum visual impact and efficiency
Document processes for creation of environment art (Buildings, Roads, etc)
Partner with Tech Art on procedural workflow and tools


Qualifications

    Required Qualifications:
  • Shipped AAA title on current generation hardware (Console or PC)
  • Portfolio with stellar examples of photorealistic environment art
  • Examples of work derived from modern software packages (Houdini, Substance, etc.)
  • Demonstrated understanding of physically based materials


    Preferred Qualifications:
  • Shipped AAA title in games or feature film
  • Avid gamer who understands industry leading visuals and consumer expectations
  • Passion for art, innovation, and technology

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Job #770806
Posted 9 Jan 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/770806/Licensing-Specialist-Turn-10-Studios


Licensing Specialist - Turn 10 Studios



Job #952057
Posted Dec. 16, 2020
https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/952057/Licensing-Specialist-Turn-10-Studios


Licensing Specialist - Turn 10 Studios


Quote:
Turn 10 Studios, creators of the hit Forza Motorsport franchise, and a division of Xbox Game Studios, is looking for an experienced Licensing Specialist to drive and close deals in the studio’s licensing portfolio, and to drive other assigned licensing projects & deal negotiations.

We’re looking for a seasoned individual with a combination of skills and experience across the multiple areas of responsibility for this exciting role. Those areas of responsibility include closing licensing deals for IP assets related to game titles and other Forza franchise projects & products as well as project management on internal licensing projects. The successful candidate will have a critical mass of experience and skills in these areas.

Accountabilities for the successful candidate will include coordination across multiple individuals and/or team disciplines such as content, design, marketing, business development, legal, finance and studio management as well as external partners & licensors. You’ll work with key external licensors to ensure their intellectual property is accurately represented in Forza games. Success for this role includes a disciplined and predictable approach to licensing execution that supports the timely launch of Forza titles, products and services and the incumbent schedules and dependencies.


Responsibilities:
  • Gather new game features and IP wish list from content and design teams
  • Assess and communicate risk of license-ability of IP
  • Drive negotiation and execution of licensing agreements in a timely manner to support launch of Turn 10 products
  • Drive licensing relationships with key OEMs
  • Assess legal and financial agreement terms from a licensing standpoint
  • Manage internal compliance of contractual terms and requirements
  • Collaboration with Turn 10 individual project leads to ensure alignment
  • Collaboration with other internal Microsoft teams, including Finance Operations, Accounts Payable, etc.
  • Compile licensing program timelines, calendars, and bi-weekly reports to keep the team updated on contract status and varying phases of execution of programs and projects
  • Facilitate collaborative and effective communication between team members across the studio
  • Develop process efficiencies & documentation
  • Identify risks and drive the team towards successful resolution before risks turn to roadblocks

    Qualifications
  • A minimum of 5 years of relevant industry experience, either in Consumer, Gaming or Automotive industry
  • 3 years’ experience with license, franchise and/or royalty agreements and licensed content
  • Familiarity or a certain level of experience with the practice or methodology of scrum
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate in a highly matrixed environment with production teams to make the right product decisions, minimizing costs while delivering quality products on-time and on-budget
  • Ability to plan, create and maintain a highly effective production schedule sufficient to manage multiple agreement negotiations taking place simultaneously on different timelines
  • Experience using, developing or evolving tools to track and manage deals; CRM experience would be ideal
  • Ability to work independently with minimal guidance while being a team player
  • Experience influencing positive outcomes without direct authority
  • Expert project management and time management skills, including excellent attention to detail
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal, and be a master at conflict resolution
  • Passion and energy
  • Preference for candidates who have experience working, internationally, whether in-person or by phone or email on US-based programs. This will include being available outside of normal work hours to accommodate international partners, and sensitivity around cultural differences
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