Senior Product Manager - Infinity Ward
19 days ago
Job Title:Senior Product Manager - Infinity Ward
Founded in 2002, Infinity Ward is the original studio behind the Call of Duty® franchise. The titles developed by Infinity Ward have won more than 200 "Game of the Year" awards and 100 "Editor's Choice" awards, among many other industry accolades. Some of our previous titles include: Call of Duty®: Ghosts, Call of Duty®: Infinite Warfare and most recently, Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare.
Infinity Ward has opened a brand new studio in Austin, TX. The studio will work on creating new and innovative experiences for Call of Duty® and create innovative technology to power them. Our studio provides a safe, trusting, and empowering environment to unleash your creativity and help make the extraordinary.
Infinity Ward is wholly owned by Activision. To learn more about our studio, please visit us at https://www.infinityward.com/ , on Facebook at
https://www.facebook.com/InfinityWard/ , and @InfinityWard on Twitter.
As a Sr. Product Manager you will support the design and live-service vision across multiple Call of Duty features and products produced and contributed by the new Infinity Ward Austin studio. You will give data-driven insights and designs to maximize engagement and retention in a player-focused live environment.
Reporting to the Game Director, you will partner with various external and internal partners at Activision and Infinity Ward Austin to ensure the product strategy, creative vision, and player experience are fully optimized, while looking for new opportunities to grow player engagement.
Priorities can often change in a fast-paced environment like ours, so this role includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:
- 5+ years of experience in product management, preferably from gaming (console, PC, or mobile); entertainment; technology; or consumer products.
- Experience in feature or system design, virtual economy management, and live operations.
Knowledge & Skills
- Ability to be a self-starter and individual contributor on the team
- Ability to communicate well, in both small and large groups
- Comfortable with giving and receiving candid feedback
- A deep passion for gaming and entertainment.
- Solid understanding of the latest gaming systems and industry trends.
- Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience is required.
- Excellent time management skills with the ability to multi-task with demonstrated performance of managing multiple projects at once.
“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! At Activision Blizzard, we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and strongly encourage you to apply.”
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment. We are home to some of the most beloved entertainment franchises including Call of Duty ®, World of Warcraft® , Overwatch ®, Diablo ®, Candy Crush ™ and Bubble Witch ™. Our combined entertainment network delights hundreds of millions of monthly active users in 196 countries, making us the largest gaming network on the planet!
Our ability to build immersive and innovate worlds is only enhanced by diverse teams working in an inclusive environment. We aspire to have a culture where everyone can thrive in order to connect and engage the world through epic entertainment. We provide a suite of benefits that promote physical, emotional and financial well-being for ‘Every World’ - we’ve got our employees covered!
The videogame industry and therefore our business is fast-paced and will continue to evolve. As such, the duties and responsibilities of this role may be changed as directed by the Company at any time to promote and support our business and relationships with industry partners.
Infinity Ward is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis
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