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Associate Producer

TouchTunes is the largest in-venue interactive music and entertainment platform, featured in over 75,000 bars and restaurants across North America and Europe. Our network supports a growing portfolio of location-based digital solutions. We aim to create and deliver engaging music and media experiences worldwide in order to inspire emotional connections in shared spaces.  In 2017 TouchTunes merged with PlayNetwork!  Together we’ve created a global market leader for music and media services, with boundless opportunities for our team members to learn, contribute and grow.  We’re entrepreneurs, engineers, designers, marketers, creatives and visionaries.  We are guided by our core values  that serve as a compass for how we act and guide our approach to every aspect of our business every day.  We are passionate about developing exciting and engaging products that impact consumers and generate emotional connections across our network of over 185,000 stores, restaurants, bars and other social spaces around the world. 
 
The Platform & Services team is responsible for the creation and maintenance of the service infrastructure of TouchTunes client systems which currently consists of TouchTunes Digital Jukebox, Touchtunes TV, TouchTunes mobile application and our B2B Web team. The Associate Producer, Platform & Services reporting to the Director, Platform & Services will assist with the production of our server software development team. The ideal candidate is a highly organized individual with outstanding communications abilities, hands on experience acting as a Scrum master and a demonstrated aptitude for project management. 

Responsibilities:
  • Create and track schedules for software analysis, development, testing and delivery
  • Manage the daily tracking of all development activities
  • Host regular sprint activities like planning and retrospectives
  • Help communicate roadblocks and that may prevent developers and / or other TouchTunes teams from achieving established goals in the allotted time
  • Create and keep up to date detailed Jira tickets associated with development tasks
  • Provide information to ensure that project goals, objectives, milestones and deliverables are achieved
  • Communicate frequently with the senior producer, directors and tech and test leads on project status, risks, and opportunities
  • Other duties as assigned, including: clerical duties and help maintaining cohesion between production teams, operations and architecture teams
Required Qualifications:
  •          Bachelors of Art or Science (or equivalent)
  • ·        Scrum Master
  • ·        Bilingual (English/French)
Required Skills/Competencies:
  • Able to communicate effectively with programming, test, IT, analysts and architecture personnel
  • Able to facilitate for and communicate with other TouchTunes groups (e.g. Jukebox, Mobile, Touchtunes TV, B2B, International teams, etc.)
  • Knowledge of software development process, project management, and performance management
  • Exceptional oral and written communications skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Proven experience managing schedules and employees to achieve desired results
  • Leads by example and exemplifies the company’s Core Values in actions and behaviors
Work Requirements:
  • Must be legally authorized to work in Canada
  • Ability to perform primarily sedentary work, sitting or standing, frequently using a computer (visual acuity, fine motor skills) and telephone (talking/hearing)
  • Critical thinking — using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
  • Coordination — adjusting actions in relation to others' actions
  • Monitoring — monitoring/assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action
  • Reading comprehension — Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents
  • Speaking — talking to others to convey information effectively
TouchTunes is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We recruit, hire and promote without regard to race, colour, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, civil status, age except as provided by law, religion, political convictions, language, ethnic or national origin, social condition, a handicap or the use of any means to palliate a handicap, or any other ground of discrimination prohibited by applicable human rights legislation. Individuals with disabilities who need assistance completing this application should contact Human Resources to arrange suitable accommodations.
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The above job description is a summary of the major duties and job skills associated with the particular position. Other duties may be assigned based on business needs. This job description is subject to change according to business and departmental needs.

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Category: Television
Location:
TouchTunes / PlayNetwork
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Montreal, QC, CA
H2R3A4
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Posted: Oct 20, 2017
Deadline: OPEN
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