Director - Platform Experience

Blizzard Entertainment
Austin Texas 78717 United States of America
2 months ago

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Director - Platform Experience

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Blizzard Entertainment has been rated for several years by Fortune as one of the "Best Places to Work". We are a community of 4000 global employees who are passionate about not only about gaming, but also the platform and technology that drive player experience. Our goal is to power the underlying epic experiences that our players have enjoyed from our games and experiences.

Our organization is home to 300+ super-powered, passionate, crazy-smart engineers, program managers, and designers focused on the technology that powers our games. Whether you’re a first timer or a loyal regular, ensures that while playing Activision and Blizzard games, or interacting socially with friends or purchasing from our extensive e-commerce offerings, that our players are immersed in an engaging, exciting, and secure experience that is reliable and scalable.

If you're bright, engaging, eager to learn and ready to make an impact, then we've been looking for you.

We are looking for a talented, passionate, and skilled senior leader to inspire gamers through the creation of the world’s best online game platform which enables them to engage in Blizzard’s legendary fantasy worlds.

Why work on just one game when you can work on all games? The group is responsible for several platform products that are not tied to individual games but shared among Blizzard and Activision games present and future. This position will own defining and executing the vision for Blizzard’s developer integration and operation experience across the platform. You will interact with product, design, and technical leaders and executive staff for all games and all platform services at Blizzard. Our ideal candidate is a seasoned leader with games-as-a-service product and technology experience and user experience sensibility, specifically aimed at the game developer as a customer. Prior experience managing large, complex, multi-year platform 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 complex organizations, and the ability to partner with many different types of people.



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!


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