We are looking for our Director of Product at Manticore Games, to lead product strategy and vision. We are working in stealth mode on a new form of hardcore multiplayer gameplay, leveraging user generated content.
The position is located in San Mateo, California.
To apply, please send a short cover email, including your resume or a link to your updated LinkedIn profile and a link to your portfolio (for art positions) to: JOBS@MANTICOREGAMES.COM
Keywords: product management, product strategy, product market fit, roadmap definition, market entry strategy, live online service, analytics, user funnel management, publishing, key influencers, user acquisition, growth...
One-person army to lead product management and strategy for all aspects of our core service
Work closely with Design, Engineering, Production and Art to define and execute product strategy and development roadmap
Lead product design, features specifications, roadmap execution, and all elements of go-to-market
Expected to provide valuable input into business cases based on in-depth data analysis and demonstrate how that analysis impacts key product metrics.
Run Build versus Rent/ Buy analyses for key features and systems
Be a spokesperson for the consumer experience (creators & gamers)
Research, specify and manage the tools, services and features that empower our creators to create, publish and share games on our platform
Drive vision and implementation of our service and UGC ecosystem
Conduct competitive intelligence, market research, consumer research and benchmarking
Leverage analytics to lead design and iteration on product features
Establish analytics frameworks to capture and analyze product and services metrics, KPI’s and experiments
Lead and recruit PM team (UI/UX, Production, etc.)
Product leader with BS or MS in CS or similar degrees with a minimum of 10 years of work experience in product management and live online gaming
Highly quantitative academic & professional backgrounds, including exceptional data analysis skills
Excellent applied knowledge and use of analytics tools
Ability to create wire-frames, product specifications and white papers
At least two AAA online gaming titles or services shipped in a product management leadership role
Able to communicate effectively with Design, Art, Product and Engineering personnel
Experience recruiting and managing a small to medium-sized team
Experience in real time PvP and hardcore online gaming
Experience with international markets (US, EU, Asia, South America)
Experience working on and making game mods, UGC services