Job Overview:

Our world- class mobile game development team is in search of a senior product manager to drive the strategy and execution of Live Operations for our upcoming AAA game.

As a Live Product Lead, you will be responsible for creating creative and sustainable ways to maximize the lifetime value of our players by analyzing data, managing the in-game economy, directing live operations tea, and designing processes and tools to help streamline the execution of in-game events and sales. We need a sharp, disciplined individual who has a passion for games, strong leadership skills, and a track record of managing live game economies.

Responsibilities:
  • Manage a Live Operations team for our newest game to drive monthly/quarterly strategic goals and key targets.
  • Create and execute events, contests, and promotion plans to drive monthly goals and target metrics for the studio team.
  • Analyze and monitor key metrics and user feedback on a real-time basis to determine user trends and behavior. Quickly detect and surface game economy imbalances and concept/execute rebalancing plans.
  • Drive the implementation of new innovations to improve virality, engagement and monetization.
  • Incorporate best practices derived from analysis into new and existing game features and communicate key takeaways to management.
  • Measure the success of product features after release and optimize their performance through split-testing and rapid, data-driven iteration.
  • Provide Game Lead/Executive Producer with detailed feedback, reports, and information for development teams that will drive target metrics.
  • Manage the live operations team to execute promotions and in-game events.
  • Manage game economy and content rollout to maximize value.
  • Identify new opportunities for improvements in the game.
  • Work with engineering team to design, implement, and roll out tools and techniques for automating live event and offers for users.
Qualifications:
  • Previous work experience with free-to-play games (3+ years preferred).
  • Strong quantitative and qualitative analytical ability with attention to detail.
  • Understanding of game design concepts and principles.
  • Experience hitting revenue/metric targets on a live game
  • Ability to thrive in a fast pace environment.
  • Self-starter, able to identify obstacles and work through solutions.
  • Passion for figuring out how game economies work and change.
  • Excellent analytical thinking skills.
  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Experience with drafting specifications for back-end tool improvements
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong interest in interactive media – video games, social networking, etc.
  • Bachelor’s degree