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Senior Product Manager

 
We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic Sr. Product Manager to help us build the ultimate platform for online entertainment enabling gamers to engage in Blizzard’s legendary worlds. 

The Battle.net group handles a large number of projects that are not tied to individual games but are shared among all of Blizzard’s games past and future. This position will help define and execute the vision for various online services, engage with engineering teams, and collaborate with game team partners. You will interact with senior technical leaders and engineers for all games at Blizzard, as well as senior managers within Battle.net.  

Ideally you will have prior experience managing large, complex, multi- year projects, the right balance of technical and soft skills, experience with large-scale complex online services, a passion for building great services end- to- end, the organizational skills to drive quality across organizations, and the ability to partner with different types of people successfully. Whew! It’s a tall order. You’ve got this. 

 

Responsibilities 

  • Deliver key publishing features and enhancements to existing systems, owning the product lifecycle while working closely with partners across all of Blizzard. 

  • As a product manager, ensure products you own address business needs and add business value. 

  • Balance competing requirements and dependencies across cross- functional teams. 

  • Author critical product management specifications, roadmaps, and related deliverables. 

  • Own and drive internal and external relationships with key partners. 

  • Manage title publishing pipeline to serve dozens of game titles publishing each year, improving the scalability and new game on- boarding experience. 

  • Act as the evangelist for game publishing product strategy. 

  • Ability to juggle and prioritize tasks on a resource constrained team, but amazingly still able to achieve the team’s goals. 

 

Requirements 

  • At least 5 years of experience as a Product Manager. 

  • Strong product management skills: product sense, execution, success goals measurement and metrics. 

  • Possess a technical acumen to understand architecture. 

  • Experience working with design and developers to build products and features. 

  • Ability understand and improve products and user pain points, despite the lack of proper tech documentation. 

  • Ability to run queries in order to identify meaningful data and track KPIs. 

  • Experience working in a server / service development environment. 

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills in English. 

  • Strong interpersonal skills and a love for collaboration. 

  • Self- motivated with strong initiative. 

  • Able to succeed in a chaotic and ambiguous environment. 

  • Real passion for Blizzard games. 

 

Blizzard Entertainment is a global company committed to growing our employees. We offer generous benefits and perks with an eye on providing true work / life balance. We’ve worked hard to champion an intensely collaborative and creative environment, a diverse and inclusive employee culture, and training and opportunity for professional growth. Our people are everything. Our core values are real, and our mission has never changed.
 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We are dedicated to creating the most epic entertainment experiences…ever. Join us!

About King

King is a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world, with people all around the world playing one or more of our games, including franchises such as Candy Crush, Farm Heroes, Pet Rescue and Bubble Witch.
We have 249 million monthly active users as of fourth quarter 2019 across web, social and mobile platforms. King was acquired by Activision Blizzard Inc. (Nasdaq ATVI) in February 2016 and operates as an independent unit of the
company.

A Great Saga Needs All Sorts of Heroes

Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace great. We design games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all sorts of people from all kinds of backgrounds to bring them to life. Truth is, we simply cannot expect diversity in our players and originality in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sorts of heroes.

Making the World Playful

Making the World Playful is what inspires us to create new experiences and raise the bar. It’s what makes King a place where we can all dream bigger, continue to add innovation to our games, broadening the portfolio and exploring new territories in mid- core and casual. We take the art and science of gaming to the next level through our curiosity for the unexplored, passion for games, respect for each other and love for our players – and we’re not afraid to have fun along the way. In fact, together with our parent company Activision Blizzard and experts around the world, we believe having fun is good for you. There has never been a better time to join us. We're dreaming bigger and see a world of possibilities ahead. If you share our passion, our values, and our hunger to shape the future, join us in Making the World Playful!

Applications needs to be in English.
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