Product Manager
Mobile Games, Remote
Posted on 9/11/2023
INACTIVE
PlayQ

51-200 employees

Creates engaging mobile games with rich storytelling
Company Overview
PlayQ is a fast-growing global entertainment and technology company that has made a significant impact in the mobile gaming industry, with over 60 million downloads of their high-quality mobile titles worldwide. The company's culture encourages individual leadership and creative freedom, allowing team members to make significant contributions and create unique gaming experiences. Their commitment to technical challenges and development of proprietary tools demonstrates their industry leadership and competitive edge.

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$25K

Founded

2007

Headquarters

Santa Monica, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

-1%

2 year growth

2%
Locations
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Management
SQL
Tableau
Looker
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
Business & Strategy
Product
Requirements
  • B.S./B.A. degree from an accredited college/university
  • 3-5+ years product management experience, preferably in mobile gaming
  • 1+ years of experience managing a live game
  • Experience successfully managing the development of multiple concurrent features
  • Experience in designing impactful product features
  • Deep knowledge of in learning Mobile Gaming KPIs and how to affect them
  • Robust experience with data analysis
  • Demonstrated experience in successfully planning, executing, and analyzing A/B tests to drive data-informed decisions and optimize product performance
  • Ability to work cross-functionally with Design, Engineering, Art, and Data teams
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Impeccable organization skills
  • Strong time management skills and ability to successfully hit deadlines
  • Self-starter and motivated to work within a fast-paced environment
Responsibilities
  • Feature Development, Experimentation, and Analysis
  • Collaborate with data, design, and engineering on feature spec documents to facilitate effective collaboration among cross-functional teams and contribute to the successful delivery of high-quality features that meet user needs and business objectives
  • Effectively manage multiple features simultaneously across different sprints to ensure timely delivery and prioritization of tasks
  • Provide support to Production and Game Teams throughout the sprint from features inception to completion
  • Use existing game data to tune features in order to maximize performance and create segmented experiences for different user cohorts
  • Design experiments that drive measurable business value using a hypothesis-driven approach and execute them flawlessly
  • Conduct various data analyses and create actionable recommendations that drive business value
  • Driving and Managing Game Performance
  • Oversee live-ops; define live event schedule, analyze performance, and ensure seamless execution of live events
  • Manage the health of the in-game economy
  • Define the strategy for and manage monetization (IAP and Ads) systems
  • Product Roadmap and Strategy
  • Identify areas of opportunity for improving KPIs, and help prioritize ideas to impact business goals
  • Support the product leads in defining and iterating the direction and strategy of our mobile portfolio
  • Develop Product Frameworks that effectively and efficiently support the execution and management of our games
  • Conduct ongoing competitive analysis and keep up to date with gaming industry trends
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in Tableau or Looker, SQL/other querying languages
  • Experience in an engineering role, and familiarity with game development