Do you want to define what PLAY means on the web? Zynga is looking for a Product Manager who can bring its games to the forefront of the industry: creating unforgettable social experiences, connecting hundreds of millions of people throughout the world and delighting its users through games. Equipped with user data, the Product Manager will have the creative freedom to provide experience, direction, and measureable performance to the game design process, resulting in creating high quality casual games for millions. Put yourself to the test and come join us!
Zynga’s Product Manager is responsible for the full product/game lifecycle, from writing specifications, working across multi-disciplinary teams: design, art, and engineering to launch core features within our existing and new games! They must exhibit sound product judgment, ability to formulate product strategy and present clear measurable objectives that will lead to achieving our business goals. In addition, they will also be expected to provide valuable input into business cases based on in-depth data analysis and demonstrate how that analysis impacts key product metrics.
- 2-3 years of experience in product management in consumer web or game development is preferred but not required
- Demonstrated experience using structured, hypothesis themed approach to problem solving
- Ability to think through the psychology of games, mechanics and features and their impact on the player
- Ability to create wire-frames, product specifications and white papers
- Strong project management skills and ability to present work to executive staff
- Exceptional data analysis skills(you love breaking down data)
- Experience with a web based company managing web applications and multivariate testing is preferred but not required
- Strong passion for games and creating fun, compelling and addictive user experiences
- Outstanding written/oral, organizational, analytical skills, and attention to detail
- Must be a self-starter, a team player and driven
- Entrepreneurial spirit
- Previous start-up, social networking and/or consulting experience is a strong plus
- BA/BS degree
Zynga - 10 months ago