Senior Game Producer

Vancouver, BC
Canada

Category
Industry
Gaming
Experience Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time

Job Description

Position

SOFTGAMES is the leading developer of the most popular Instant Games including the hyper social game “Bubble Shooter Pro” that became a global top grossing game on Facebook and is played by millions of people around the world every day. 


We are growing our team and looking for a Senior Live Game Producer who will have the unique opportunity to work on one of the largest Instant Games. Our next Senior Live Game Producer owns the product vision, strategy and roadmap to support continuous growth of one of our highly successful Live Games.


The ideal candidate is passionate about hyper casual social games, has an in-depth understanding of the entire lifecycle of mobile free-to-play games, has a game designer background and can pull, analyze, and report data from the game and use this to inform effective live ops decisions.


We are a remote-first company: this role is either remote or onsite in Berlin.

Your role:

  • Lead a Live Game team, shape the product vision, strategy and roadmap to create an everlasting Instant Game.

  • Prioritise features based on business value, collect and analyze requirements, write clear and detailed specs and create wireframes.

  • Analyze results of features after deployment, iterate based on data to improve performance. SQL skills are a plus.

  • Inspire, guide and mentor cross-discipline team members.

  • Employ usage of data analytics, industry knowledge, and gamer's-intuition to identify, design and improve features that make our games more engaging and drive growth in revenue, reach and retention.

  • Manage LiveOps, in game events & sales to maximize revenue and keep players engaged through balancing and optimisations.

  • Apply agile and lean production approaches.

  • Take initiative to identify and solve problems in a self guided way. Follow a bigger vision while paying attention to the details that matter.

  • Synchronize your efforts, requirements and roadmaps with BI and the User Acquisition Team.

  • Research, share and implement proven competitor mechanics to improve our Live Game.

  • Work closely with the Head of Studio to help carry out vision and strategy.


 
Job Requirements
Your profile:

5+ years experience in Game Production, Product Management or related roles in the F2P mobile games industry.

Understanding of the game development processes inside and out.

Passionate about entertaining Millions of people worldwide.

Significant experience in running games as a service.

Hands-on experience in game development crafts such as art, engineering or game design.

Wide knowledge of a variety of monetization, retention and reward structures and how each are deployed, monitored and iterated upon.

Experience in applying agile and lean practices to game development.

Excellent analytical and quantitative skills with a focus on data-driven decision making.

Expert project- and team management skills, software development methodologies and tools, such as JIRA, Git or similar.

You are an excellent English communicator, and enjoy guiding and motivating teams.



Awesome if you also have:

Experience working with Facebook Instant Games

Experience and affinity using data tools like Tableau, DeltaDNA, Adjust, SQL or Facebook Analytics is a strong plus.


Benefits

SOFTGAMES offers a competitive package, including:

Remote first - We have a flexible working setup. Either fully remote wherever you are or on-site in our modern office in central Berlin - You decide.

Flexible working hours - Structure your working hours to your needs. No crunch, no overtime!

Generous vacation regulation no matter where you are!

Home office allowance - Working from home but something is missing? We offer a budget to make your home office as productive as possible.

Further Training - Everyone at SOFTGAMES is offered training opportunities to strengthen their skills or learn something new!

Studio - We’re a remote-first company but also offer a super modern office with state-of-the-art tech, based in the center of Berlin.

Equipment - Choose between a MacBook Pro or Lenovo Laptop.

Meal allowances - A monthly budget is additionally granted to be spent for your lunches.

Wellness Benefits - Access to Virtual Yoga, Meditation, and more to stay healthy!

Monthly extra grant for home office electricity + internet costs.

Swag - Enjoy our stylish Hoodies, Bags, Mugs, etc.

Christmas gifts - A tradition of unique and rewarding Christmas gifts.

Epic company parties - Regular company parties to celebrate, including Carnival, Summer Party, Oktoberfest and Christmas Party.

Retreat - Every year the entire company gets together to learn, share ideas, focus on the future, and celebrate our successes. Our events in general are epic but our off-side Retreat is one of a kind.

Team events - We have regular Casual Fridays, virtual Game Nights, Pub Quizzes, Team lunches and much more.

About SOFTGAMES
SOFTGAMES is the leading instant gaming company. We develop casual, truly social games that can be played instantly across all devices. Our hypersocial blockbuster game “Bubble Shooter Pro” became a global top grossing game on Facebook and is played by millions of people around the world every day. We partner closely with Facebook, Samsung and more to craft the next generation of instant games that billions of people can play together. SOFTGAMES is a remote first company and the home of 100 people from all over the world. We believe in proactive, independent teams with the freedom to take initiative, challenge the status quo, and with the mission to create fun and everlasting Instant Games.



At SOFTGAMES, we believe that different perspectives and background in our teams contribute to the quality of our work. We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications - regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion / worldview, disability, age as well as sexual orientation and identity.



Have we caught your interest? Then we look forward to your detailed application together with your salary expectations and earliest possible start date.