Senior Product Manager

Cary, North Carolina, United States

Overview


For many, the word “Epic” is synonymous with grand, glorious, heroic, regal, magnificent or monumental. At Epic Games, we think of “Epic” as the collective effort of smart, talented, passionate people choosing to build the highest quality experiences possible for those who play our games and use our technology. The words “good enough” are not spoken here. That dedication has allowed us to remain an industry leader, take risks, be creative, and carve our own path forward.   

As a Product Manager at Epic, you will be a part of collaborative teams working on new and emerging IP in a player-focused environment. The ideal candidate has an entrepreneurial spirit and is excited to use creative and analytical skills to partner with Production team members.


The person in this role will be responsible for the following:

  • Drive the continued optimization of a game title with a focus on engagement and monetization

  • Answer business questions through data analysis using SQL, Excel, and other business intelligence tools

  • Monitor and drive improvements to engagement and monetization KPIs; Provide regular KPI updates to team leadership

  • Work closely with Producers, Game Designers, and Engineers to help define, launch and optimize a feature and content roadmap

  • Tune and balance new features and content

  • Write product specification documents

  • Collaborate with Game Designers and Producers to identify improvements to existing gameplay loops, as well as new feature, content, and event ideas

  • Define and manage the execution and scheduling of any in-game events:

    • define schedule cadence (daily, weekly, etc.) and the content needed

    • write in-game announcements

    • design events, set up admin tools, and launch events

    • manage payout rewards to eligible players

    • Monitor event performance for optimization opportunities. Manage messaging, design, and tuning experiments for in-game events


The ideal candidate will have a mix of the qualifications below:


  • Strong familiarity, and ideally experience with, free-to-play game mechanics, concepts and principles

  • Experience launching F2P games with a minimum of 2 years as a Product Manager or similar
  • Understanding of core engagement and monetization KPIs

  • Demonstrated ability to integrate and constructively contribute to team dynamics

  • Results driven personality who is self-motivated to consistently deliver high quality in all solitary, functional group or team outputs

  • Comfortable and skilled at gathering, synthesizing and communicating large data-sets to make actionable insights. Excel and SQL experience is required

  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills

  • Experience writing project plans and product specification documents

  • 2+ years of social/mobile product management or investment banking/management consulting experience

  • Experience working for a social or mobile game developer a significant plus

  • MBA a plus

 

If you're passionate about using analytics to deliver fun and engaging experiences to players, we’d love to hear from you. Please submit your resume and we’ll be in touch soon. 

 


This is going to be Epic!  

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