Associate Product Manager

Job typeGame Development/Publishing, Mobile, Product Management
LocationUnited States - San Francisco, California
TypeFull Time
Posted DateMar. 14, 2019
WB Games seeks an Associate Product Manager for its San Francisco Studio, for an exciting mobile game based on a key Warner Bros franchise.

What part will you play?

The APM works closely with an internal team under the supervision of a Senior Product Manager to define, launch, analyze, and maintain a free-to-play mobile games. The ideal candidate for this role has worked with internal teams defining business goals and translating goals into business requirements and/or design specifications.

Specifically, the APM will be extremely detail oriented, with a strong product orientation and an affinity for data and analytics in support of driving both product-level and business decisions in conjunction with Product Management leadership.
  • Provides detailed insights to development team/Product management leadership to directly influence the on-going development of a live title.
  • Provides hypothesis-driven analysis of incoming game data.
  • Calculates expected outcome of proposed new features.
  • Prioritizes backlog/roadmap recommendations where appropriate.
  • Directly utilizes multiple tools/dashboards to monitor performance of A/B tests, price changes, cross-promotion programs etc., as well as conduct specific analyses and drive product and live management decisions based on insights.
  • Executes with high precision and excellence, projects and tasks to ensure best in class title launches including but not limited to:
    • Creation of consumer facing campaigns; IAM, Push Notifications, Local Notifications, News feed etc.
    • Creation of reports, dashboards and Management information.
    • Cross discipline liaison with Customer Service & Community teams.
  • Responsible for working directly with Game designers, UX/UI designers and production to give insight and product oversight on in-development features.
What do we require from you?
  • BA/BS Degree or equivalent experience and success.
  • Minimum 1 year experience in product management, analyst, marketing analyst or related role.
  • Strong familiarity with iOS and Android free to play games marketplaces, trends and best practices.
  • Passion for gaming, mobile and games-as-a-service.
  • Level of familiarity with higher order mathematics and statistical analysis greatly advantageous.
  • Ability to think scientifically and dispassionately about hypotheses related to the performance of the product, formulate plans and tests, resolve experiments, and improve metrics.
  • Understanding of mobile games and mobile game market.
  • Strong knowledge of free-to-play monetization strategies.
  • Very comfortable managing KPIs through analytics for live, long term engagement games.
  • Skilled in MS Powerpoint, Word and Excel – Swrve, Braze, Unity, Looker, Sensor Tower/App Annie, Tableau, Big Query advantageous.
  • Experience with Hansoft, Jira or another production management tool preferable.
  • A deep love of Warner Bros IP!
  • Flexibility to travel to Warner Bros. studios as required.
  • Attendance at industry conferences as required.

Your information will now be submitted via our parent company’s site, TimeWarner.com.