Director of Product

Position Overview:

Blastworks is hiring a Director of Product!  This role is an exciting opportunity to be at the core of game development at Blastworks and have a massive impact on our games.  You will analyze and interpret large datasets, allowing you to take a strong data-driven approach to drive engagement and monetization KPIs. Your insights will be critical to understanding the important issues, prioritizing roadmaps and securing buy-in on new features and game changes ranging from new player experience to major new features.  This role is intellectually challenging but extremely gratifying as you deliver improvements to your KPIs.

Key Activities and Deliverables:

  • Responsible for the Product Roadmap and the prioritization of work to drive the business
  • Work closely with the development team, artists and designers to drive the development of new features
  • Drive in-depth analyses of features, economy changes and other product changes
  • Design and conduct in-game experiments
  • Create and deliver reports to key stakeholders to update them on the business, KPI performance and priorities
  • Coordinate App Store Optimization initiatives to improve download metrics
  • Work with marketing to improve onboarding, retention, engagement and to drive game events

Qualified candidates must have:

  • 3 to 5 years Product Management experience delivering new product/features that drive improved KPIs
  • Experience optimizing features, events, and sales to increase retention and monetization
  • Experience in spec’ing customer focused features and roadmap management
  • Strong presentation and communication skills and ability to drive your thoughts forward in a clear and concise manner
  • Strong analytical skills and evidence of making data driven decisions
  • Self starter, well-organised, and a team player with excellent communication skills
  • Must have a strong interest in games and be passionate about product management
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in relevant field

Preferred Candidates will have:

  • Experience with mobile product development in an agile workflow
  • Game industry experience is a major plus
  • Understanding of F2P game mechanics, monetization and game content pipelines

Victoria, BC studio is located at 1207 Douglas St, Unit 601, Victoria, BC, V8W2E7, Canada. Please apply by email below with your resume. No phone calls please.