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Associate Product Manager, Live Services - Call Of Duty

Activision

Santa Monica, CA 10-22-2020
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

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Your Mission

Activision is looking for an Associate Product Manager (Call of Duty) focused on live service monetization; helping deliver engaging player experiences all year long, fostering continued growth of one of the largest franchises in entertainment. The successful candidate must be able to work cross-functionally in a highly matrixed organization and will be a key driver of live services across multiple titles. This individual will play an integral role in helping deliver on day-to-day business performance, while being the evangelist for the brand, and voice of the player.

Priorities can often change in a fast-paced environment like ours, so this role includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:
• Data Analytics Planning – Assist senior managers in providing data visualization specifications, ideate and assist in designing A/B tests, contribute to prioritization discussions, and colaborate with team of analysts to ensure clarity on KPIs for various initiatives.
• Performance Tracking – Monitor performance of live services promotions and build mini after-action reports including performance analysis and recommendations to be used by Product Management team to drive future promotions and strategic planning.
• Campaign & Operations Management – Support senior managers in building out strike plans, identifying cross-functional team requirements and communicating to key stakeholders, ensuring effective coordination across multiple titles, in and out-of-game.
• Be The Product Expert – Understand the player journey and create best-in-class messaging that lives both in-game and out, ensuring key selling features and product info is represented accurately in market with a strategic lens towards maximizing comprehension, conversion, and player satisfaction.
• Asset Management – Ensure asset/copy review and approval from key stakeholders in BU, studio and legal as required; work back from go-live dates in digital marketing calendar to ensure on-time delivery, providing updates as required.
• Business Opportunity Analysis – Identify opportunities and develop supporting materials with quantitative and qualitative-driven insights, advocating for creative and innovative solutions to complex problems.
• Player Champion – embody the ''player'' view internally, driving a fan first viewpoint across the org and post-launch product plans; ensure that the player's voice helps drive the direction of the franchise.
• Competitive Intelligence – Drive competitive intelligence efforts to maintain visibility on the best practices leading publishers, titles, genres and business models.

Player Profile

Minimum Requirements:
• 2+ years of product management or similar experience with a commerce focus, preferably from gaming (console, PC, or mobile); entertainment; technology; or consumer products.
• Familiarity with behvioral economic concepts, data analysis, UX/UI, game systems design, and A/B testing.
• Ability to balance a data-driven mindset with creative problem solving, while maintaining a player-focused perspective.
• Passionate about games. Strong understanding of the latest gaming systems and industry trends.
• Proven track record as a strong team player, with strong verbal and communication skills and the ability to work cross-functionally across multiple disciplines.
• Strong analytical, verbal, and written skills.
• Self-starter and motivated to work within a fast-paced environment.
• Excellent time management skills with the ability to multi-task with demonstrated performance of managing multiple projects at once.
• Proficiency in narrative building with the ability to create compelling presentations.
• Bachelor's degree in Business, Marketing, Economics, or similar preferred.

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Activision

Activision Blizzard, Inc. is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment.