Description

At Lockwood, our vision is to bring people together through Avakin Life so they can play, share and socialise! Listed as one of Europe’s fastest-growing tech companies by the FT for 2020 as well as winning numerous TIGA and other awards several years in a row, our journey’s only just begun. With great benefits including an employee share scheme and profit related quarterly bonus, we’re a great destination for those who want to work on cutting edge social experiences in an environment that fosters communication and creativity. We’re always looking for good people – if you are interested in helping us shape Avakin Life’s future, this is a great opportunity.

Reporting directly to the Strategic Program Director, the Product Manager (User Generated Content) will use their experience of virtual goods-based business models to develop new game economy models, systems and tools for mobile titles that will drive users to generate and promote their own content.

Responsibilities

  • Be involved in the product development, strategic vision, and business operations of a mobile gaming title;
  • Own the data operation of your title, including the management/improvement of tools and technology;
  • Be an expert in understanding the players;
  • Developing user-generated content journeys from ideation to optimisation process;
  • Identifying strengths, weaknesses and opportunities for growth in the game experience;
  • Work with the developers to define, plan, and iterate game features to a high-quality standard;
  • Create reports and design specifications that effectively communicate information requirements to all team members;
  • Share learnings and best practice with other teams.

Requirements

    • Experience of working on a product with a strong user-generated content element;
    • Strong design mentality and intuition for game mechanics and the appeal of different game types;
    • Strong quantitative analysis skills and the ability to refine hypotheses/models by digging into user data and iteratively improving metrics;
    • Ability to write clear and concise specs for new features;
    • Ability to understand and think creatively about the most engaging and profitable game mechanics and themes;
    • Hands-on and impact-driven – you focus on results and the desire to make the best game possible;
    • Experience of working on a successful mobile F2P title game in the role of Product Manager would be advantageous but is not essential.
Salary

Competitive Salary

Job Type

Production

Come join us

Benefits of working here

  • Extremely competitive bonus scheme
  • Flexible working hours
  • Core hours attendance (10am-4pm)
  • Staff social outings
  • Pension or Gym membership available
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Industry leading software including Unity, 3DS Max and Maya
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