Lead Product Manager, LiveOps (Apex Mobile)
Multiple Locations: Colorado, United States • Austin, Texas, United States • Redwood City, California, United States • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Requisition Number: 168002
Position Title: Lead Game PM
Founded in 2010 by the original creators of the Call of Duty Franchise, Respawn was created with the philosophy that when talented people have creative freedom, they’ll make extraordinary games that achieve the unexpected. From our roots as an indie studio to joining the expansive roster of studios at Electronic Arts, this remains our guiding principle. We truly love what we do and want to share our passion with players worldwide. Our shipped titles include critically acclaimed multi-platform games Apex Legends, Titanfall, Titanfall 2, Star Wars™ Jedi: Fallen Order, and Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond. Join us for the opportunity to create groundbreaking games with some of the best developer talents in the industry.
As Lead LiveOps Product Manager Global, you will own the strategic direction of the central Apex Mobile LiveOps plan. You will be working with a team of product managers, analysts, and other teammates to formulate a strategic vision that is inclusive of the product and regional needs. This role reports to the Senior Director of Performance and Live Operations. You will work closely with Product, Publishing, and Production teams to create best-in-class player experiences and events.
The ideal candidate has a strong background in operating live games and managing complex systems. Strong attention to detail is required as this role has a direct impact on the player experience which is crucial to the product's success.
- Build a comprehensive strategy and vision for LiveOps that will maximize lifetime player value.
- Work with Publishing and Product to align on the appropriate tone and offerings to meet the needs of different player segments.
- Work with a team of product managers around the world to create experiences that resonate both locally and globally.
- Collaborate with Analysts and Designers to ensure we create spaces to test, learn, and iterate on our features.
- Work with Technical Teams to ensure we have tools that allow our teams around the world to act quickly and avoid bottlenecks.
- Work with Analysts and Researchers to understand what is working for our players and how we can satisfy their unmet player needs.
- Bachelor’s Degree required - the desired focus of studies in Economics, Statistics, Business, Math, or Computer Science
- Proven impact on game KPIs through events and leveraging LiveOps
- Experience working with Publishing and Product Teams
- Analytical acumen
- Deep understanding of free-to-play games systems and economies
- Clear verbal and written communication skills
- Proven ability to prioritize work for a team
- Experience working in games, preferably in global free-to-play environments
- Experience managing high performing teams
- Speaks Mandarin & English
- Graduate degree in quantitative or business disciplines
- Experience collaborating with off-shore development teams
Community / Marketing Title: Lead Product Manager, LiveOps (Apex Mobile)
Electronic Arts Inc. is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. EA delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets.
EEOText: About EA At Electronic Arts, we exist to Inspire the World to Play. We create extraordinary new game experiences for our millions of players everywhere by bringing together talented people that combine creativity, innovation, and passion. We know that our strength lies in the diversity of our people. We immerse our employees into an inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for learning and leading that allow them to do the most impactful and rewarding work of their careers. We put our people first. We provide comprehensive benefit packages with a focus on health and wellbeing to support your needs and help you balance your career and personal life. We provide access to dynamic and collaborative work environments, opportunities to connect and contribute through our Employee Resource Groups, and support for a balanced life with paid time off and new parent leave, plus free video games and so much more! Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.
Date Opened: 2021-11-19 18:30:43.183
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We exist to inspire the world to play. Through innovative technology and immersive storytelling, we deliver new ways of experiencing worlds of interactive entertainment for our millions of players worldwide. Our strength lies in the diversity of our people, combining creativity, innovation and passion. We fully champion inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for growing, learning, and leading that allows for the most impactful and rewarding work of our teams’ careers.
We put our people first, and we make sure they’re taken care of both in and out of the office. As we reflect on our learnings and successes from remote work, we aim to provide dynamic, collaborative and flexible work environments for our teams. Our employees connect through our Employee Resource Groups, which are actively involved in driving business decisions every step of the way. But our support doesn’t end at the workplace—we also encourage a balanced lifestyle with paid time off and new parent leave, free video games, fitness reimbursement and more.
Our goal is to provide a safe, respectful and inspiring workplace for all of our employees. Through our diversity, equity, inclusion and social responsibility programs, we’re doing the work to give everyone the space to be their full selves while giving back to our community. We’re looking for problem-solvers, game-changers, innovators, dreamers, doers—people that are ready to move the needle and build on our success. As our industry accelerates, we aren’t just keeping up—we’re staying ahead of the game.
Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.