We are looking for an exceptional Senior Product Manager to join the team and help craft Echtra’s next exciting cross-platform ARPG game. You will use a combination of excellent analytical abilities, business discernment, and critical thinking to build and evolve immersive experiences to keep players engaged. You will have a consistent record of owning and delivering experiences to players that raise the bar from an innovation, usability, and design perspective.
We are a small game studio in San Francisco with a team of veteran game developers. At Echtra, we value diversity and support work-life balance. We have great benefits, an open vacation policy, and flexible schedules.
Work closely with a multidisciplinary team (Design, Art, Programming, & Analytics) to design, scope, and implement core features that result in an outstanding gameplay experience for our players and positively inflect metrics.
Support the leadership team in defining and iterating upon the game’s business strategy to build a robust product roadmap for development and post-launch live operations.
Drive user and competitive research to ensure that product decisions are based on in-depth data analysis and an understanding of the market.
Effectively advocate for product vision & strategy, monitor product progression through completion of milestones, and partner with other parts of the organization including Central Analytics and Product Marketing.
Build knowledge and understanding of data-driven insights within the rest of the team through regular communication and the creation of meaningful dashboards and reports.
Be the voice of the players!
Minimum of 5 years of Product Management experience in free-to-play game development with a proven track record in managing live operations
Background in AAA cross platform titles
Ability to create wire-frames, product specifications and white papers
Exceptional data analysis skills coupled with advanced Excel and SQL proficiency
Strong project management skills and ability to present work to executive staff
Strong passion for games, creating fun, compelling and addictive user experiences
Outstanding written/oral, organizational, analytical skills, and attention to detail
Ability to provide clear direction, set measurable goals and give insight on industry trends
Previous experience with new game development through to worldwide launch is a plus
Self directed subject matter expert
Passion for and in-depth knowledge of ARPG mid-core and hardcore genres and other FTP titles in these categories.
Competitive salary, bonus plan, Take-Two RSU’s (Restricted Stock Units), ESPP (Employee Stock Purchase Plan)
401K Company Match Contribution
Medical, dental, vision, EAP, life insurance, and disability benefits
Virtual mental health and neurodiversity support programs
Family planning support program
Generous paid maternity/parental leave
Subsidized Back-up child care
Flexible working hours
Culture of diversity and inclusion including employee resource groups
**REMOTE WORK FROM AN ALTERNATE LOCATION COULD BE CONSIDERED**
HIRING UPDATE: The safety of our candidates and team members is our top priority. During the COVID-19 pandemic, our workforce transitioned to working from home, with all interviewing and onboarding being conducted virtually until further notice.
We are an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to building a diverse and talented workforce. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, colour, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, disability, or any other class or characteristic protected by applicable law. We welcome job-seekers, players, employees, and partners from all backgrounds to join us!
We will consider all qualified job-seekers with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law.
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