Product Lead

Games Jobs - Production - Brighton

Job Title Product Lead
Skills Required Producer,Development Director
Job Description We are seeking a Product Lead to lead one of our game teams. Working at Relentless is not only an enjoyable and rewarding experience, we deliver games year after year. We run several separate teams with huge amounts of experience and passion for making games for everybody. As Product Lead, you will take the ultimate responsibility for enabling the team to achieve their goals to create, develop, launch and manage their particular game. Teamwork is an important aspect of working at Relentless and every teams helps the others to deliver their goals too.

  • Own the strategic vision and product roadmap of an existing or new game
  • Inspire and drive a talented team of game designers, programmers, artists and audio specialists to create amazing and beautiful experiences
  • Use analysis of telemetry and user data to identify & implement new design features, product improvements and steps to improve monetisation
  • Effectively communicate the core experience of your game to management and other game teams within Relentless Software
  • Passionately articulate goals and team principles to help form a stimulating and fun work environment
  •  Champion the professional development of your people and ensure that Relentless Software continues to employ the very best individuals
  • Work with Studio finance to prepare accurate and reasonable project budgets and develop the game within that budget
  • Sell the value of your game throughout Relentless Software and within our industry, including interviews & meetings with the press, partner companies, board members, etc.

Essential Skills & Experience:
  • A number of years experience as a product manager, project manager or game producer preferably in the games industry
  • Successful track record in the development of high profile entertainment and software products
  • Highly responsible, self-directed, detail oriented problem solver with a desire to contribute to a creative environment
  • Self-motivated with the ability to influence teams / individuals and confident in defending decisions with both heart and brains
  • Ability to know what types of products will sell and what won’t sell and be able to assess the feasibility of producing a new product
  • Outstanding organisation, communication and exceptional management skills/leadership
  • Able to think critically, and apply analytical skills in resolving complex issues
  • Passionate about mobile, playing games, emerging technologies and understanding the importance of creating remarkable game experiences
  • Strong organisational, resource planning and budgetary management skills
  • Able to lead communication with key platform holders such as Apple, Google and Amazon
  • Previous experience working with Agile methodologies such as SCRUM
  • Assertive and motivated team player
Location Brighton
Job Category Production
Date posted 14/05/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Recruit 3D using their internal reference .
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