Senior Producer (Product/Systems)

Brooklyn, NY Full-time

We are looking for a rock star Senior Producer to join our crew at Big Spaceship. A creative and strategic thinker who understands a client’s business and thrives on leading a team in developing a transformational digital experience that satisfies the needs of a user while meeting a client’s goals and objectives. Someone who enjoys project management and building teams and positive relationships. The ideal candidate is a natural team leader and problem solver who educates internal and client teams on best practices, while also producing deliverables that drive the day-to-day development of the work.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Partner with a multi-disciplinary team on the development of a product, serving as a liaison between teams
  • Manage end-to-end project scope, timeline and financial reporting; communicate shifts/changes in scope and their impacts on timeline and/or budget to both internal and external teams
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for on-going projects; clearly communicate client decisions, limitations and feedback to internal teams and communicate what drives success, project context and rationale of project work to clients, pushing back on feedback where appropriate
  • Report ongoing project progress to internal and external stakeholders, communicating all project decisions and milestones
  • Serve as a leader to the project team; adapt to frequent shifts of process and workflow while maintaining a clear direction
  • Ensure all project deliverables meet client expectations while staying true to the product vision
  • Work with the internal and external Product Management teams to ensure the project team has all necessary requirements for work (business goals, technical, dependencies, acceptance criteria, guidelines)

Skills & Expertise

  • 5-7+ years experience developing consumer-facing digital products in an agency environment
  • Proven track record of:
    • Successfully building web/app products from conception through to execution and beyond
    • Managing and maintaining knowledge transfer between multiple tracks of work
    • Working with multi disciplined teams across Strategy, UX, Design, Analytics, Technology and Quality Assurance
    • Change management
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, agile and iterative product development environment
  • Excellent communication, leadership and team skills
  • Responsive to feedback
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Excellent organizational and analytical skills with impeccable attention to detail
  • Expert level understanding of agile methodologies i.e. kanban and/or scrum
  • Moderate understanding of front end and back end development
  • Previous experience using project management and collaboration tools such as Smartsheets, Mavenlink, JIRA, Trello, Basecamp, Confluence, and Slack.