Group Product Manager, Game Server Hosting
4 days ago
At Unity, we are reinventing the way multiplayer games are built, launched and operated over its lifetime! We focus on providing innovative infrastructure solutions that ease the development and launch of online games. We proudly provide hybrid multi-cloud scaling technology and 24/7 live operations for some of the world’s biggest games. At our core, we are passionate about gaming, and keeping gamers online with the best possible play experience.
You will be joining the Product Management Team to help shape the direction and the future of multiplayer game hosting, scaling, and winning in the very crowded gaming space. Product Management is an integral part of the business ensuring that the product is aligned to the business strategy and is delivering value to our customers.
The day to day role will revolve around building and managing a team to define and execute on our opportunities with solving hosting for customers, while understanding industry trends and the wider business. In order to define and execute successfully, one would also need to form strong alignment across a diverse set of partners and cross-functional teams.
It’s not all hard work though, we do sometimes enjoy a cheeky lunchtime gaming session alongside regular activities such as board game nights, escape rooms and charity events!
What you'll be doing
- Understand where we are today, how we got here, and define where we should go in the future
- Online on the opportunity and strategy with partners across the organization
- Build, lead, and mature a team of talented PMs to execute and win - all the while growing the team and the individuals
- Act as the key authority and point of contact for the product, the users’ problem space.
- Coordinate departments to create and implement decisive roadmap and priorities from product inception through launch.
What we are looking for
- Strong focus on user first, with demonstrated experience in simplifying complex technologies into simple workflows
- Technical depth that allows you to communicate and effectively discuss technical requirements with engineers
- Experience with hosting or cloud based products that operate globally, at scale.
- Experience identifying various user problem gaps or product flaws and coming up with creative solutions with your teams
- Strong capability to drive influence, alignment and adoption among cross-functional teams for new solutions from start to finish
You might also have
- Infrastructure, networking, security, cloud, hosting experience for game servers
- Games industry experience, with empathy and passion for solving the unique problems game developers face
- Passion for gaming - awareness of game industry trends, specifically around multiplayer gaming
Life at Unity
Unity is the world’s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content. Creators, ranging from game developers to artists, architects, automotive designers, filmmakers, and others, use Unity to make their imaginations come to life. Unity’s platform provides a comprehensive set of software solutions to create, run and monetize interactive, real-time 2D and 3D content for mobile phones, tablets, PCs, consoles, and augmented and virtual reality devices.
The company’s 1,400+ person research and development team keeps Unity at the forefront of development by working alongside partners to ensure optimized support for the latest releases and platforms. Apps developed by Unity creators were downloaded more than three billion times per month in 2019 on more than two billion unique devices. For more information, please visit www.unity.com.
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