#182834

Senior Product Manager

Location:
Los Angeles, CA
Job Terms:
Temp-to-Perm
Salary:
Open rates
Start date:
09/01/2022
Posted By:
Kate Gottfried
Date:
08/11/2022

Job Description:

Our gaming client is looking for a smart & imaginative Senior Product Manager with mobile game development experience, that thrives in an agile environment. The right fit is someone who enjoys creative problem solving, learning new technologies, loves gaming & collaborating and taking ownership & pride in the work that they do. We are a small collaborative team and each member wears multiple hats to keep things fresh and interesting!

Responsibilities

  • Own mobile game product development, strategic vision and business ops for new or an existing game
  • The ability to translate game data into a digestible format to the development team to help support features and overall design decisions
  • Analyze data and utilize best practices to ensure optimal decisions are being made in-game
  • Understand the game economy and apply knowledge to guide live-ops optimization to maximize retention and revenue
  • Become the authority in the psychology of games
  • Work closely with the design team and create a problem space for them to design into
  • Set, then deliver, business goals for new features
  • Work with game team to prioritize the highest-impact features for improving revenue and retention
  • Build a comprehensive understanding of what features and themes increase user engagement
  • Develop test plans for new features, including forming hypotheses, variant configurations, and quantitative success criteria
  • Present product updates, KPIs, and other analysis to everyone from executives to the full game team
  • Manage feature development from concept to launch, then make live optimizations based on analysis and player feedback to further improve performance
  • Coordinate and inspire engineering and design teams – and LOVE it!

Qualifications

  • You love games! You have a passion for creating new game features and playing computer games
  • At least 6+ years experience in the games industry
  • Ability to pull your own data with a fluent understanding of SQL
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills with an emphasis on metrics driven decision making
  • Experienced product leader with goal-oriented mindset and the ability to set clear milestones and objectives
  • Strategic thinker who loves creating incredible user experiences
  • Can graphically create wire-frames and give interface direction to the UI team.
  • Social, online and/or iPhone/Android product management experience
  • Knowledge of mobile technology -- its boundaries and unique potential as it applies to games
  • Game design and/or UI/UX background and experience
  • Python/scala and understanding of data pipelines
  • Experience writing SQL queries and distilling complex analysis into actionable insights'
  • Experience using Tableau and other reporting BI software
  • 6+ years of experience as a Product Manager and has recently launched or worked on a chart-topping game

Perks & Benefits

  • 100% Employee Covered Medical, Dental, & Vision Plans
  • Unlimited Vacation, Paid Sick Days & Holidays
  • 401k & Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Flexible working arrangements