MBA Internship - Product Manager
Craft:Data, Analytics & Strategy
Product Manager - MBA Intern
Opportunities in London and Barcelona.
Your role in the Kingdom
As a Product Manager MBA Intern in our New Games studio, you will be at the heart of the next generation of King games including games such as Rebel Riders.
As a Product Manager MBA Intern, you'll work with amazing Game Designers, Economy Designers, Data Scientists and Producers as well as colleagues across King in teams such as Marketing, Central Analytics, Player Insights, Market Competitive Intelligence and Finance.
You will combine quantitative and qualitative analysis to provide input for new games at all stages of development and on topics including feature design, optimisations, play tests, AB tests and game performance. You will champion your game(s) to promote and raise its profile.
Drive the product, testing, and optimisation roadmap together with the stakeholders
Contribute to games product strategy to delight our players as well as maximise players (installs, retention) and revenue
Craft, identify and develop creative ideas to push both your game and King as a whole forward
Combine quantitative and qualitative analysis to analyse play tests, AB tests, feature releases, monitor game performance, identify opportunities fine- tune the mechanics, and increase player retention, virality, conversion and monetisation
Write and collaborate on clear feature and test specifications that can be implemented
Present key findings from your work in a clear and concise way to your team and stakeholders
Provide stakeholders with regular or ad- hoc updates on the performance of the product
Liaise with our internal stakeholders including Marketing, Central Analytics, Player Insights, Market Competitive Intelligence and Finance
Share best practice across the team and the wider King organisation
Skills to create thrills
You are a passionate problem solver and able to draw data- driven business insights that will add real value to King. You are proactive and demonstrate the ability to learn quickly and work in a fast- paced and collaborative environment whilst communicating effectively with teams and individuals across King.
Currently enrolled in a Masters of Business Administration at a leading business school.
Highly analytical with a good understanding of interpreting data and statistics to make data- driven decisions and recommendations
Motivated to draw insights from industry data in order to improve products
Talented at building professional relationships and have strong influencing and communication skills
Able to present analysis and research in an impactful way
Able to work in self- directed, fast- paced, results- orientated and entrepreneurial environment
Friendly, curious, empathic and a team player
Not afraid to roll up your sleeves and work to tight deadlines
And for bonus points?
Passion for mobile games and a solid understanding of the industry
Analytics, strategy, management consulting or similar experience
Proven experience in delivering and improving consumer products
We love hearing from anyone who is enthusiastic about changing the games industry. Not sure you meet all qualifications? Let us decide! Research shows that women and members of other under- represented groups tend to not apply to jobs when they think they may not meet every qualification, when, in fact, they often do! We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and strongly encourage you to apply.
We are committed to working with and providing reasonable assistance to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you are a disabled individual requiring an accommodation to apply for an open position, please email your request to email@example.com
Want to join our Kingdom? You’ll find all you need to apply, plus more information on our culture, values and benefits, including relocation packages at jobs.king.com. All applications should be made in English.
This is a paid full- time internship.
The duration is between June- September 2023 (depending on school calendar)
We’re Seriously Playful
Officially, we’re a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world. Unofficially, we’re a serious business that’s not afraid to have fun. Every day at King, we mix intuition with logic, art with science and magic with mathematics to create the games the world loves to play. Together with our parent company Activision Blizzard, our mission is to bring moments of magic to everyday life. If you think this is something you can help us achieve, let’s talk.
King is the game developer behind the world- famous Candy Crush franchise, as well as mobile game hits including Farm Heroes, Bubble Witch and Pet Rescue. Candy Crush is the top- grossing franchise in US app stores, a position it has held for the last two years, and King’s games are being played by 245 million monthly active users as of Q3 2021. King, which is part of the Activision Blizzard group since its acquisition in 2016, employs nearly 2,000 people in game studios in Stockholm, Malmö, London, Barcelona and Berlin, and offices in San Francisco, New York, and Malta.
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 need to be in English.
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