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Building technologies and ideas that move us as the leaders in Augmented Reality

Product Manager - Pokémon GO

$105k – $145k AngelList Est.
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Are you ready for driving a game that brings positive impact to the world through the power of mobile and location technologies? As a Product Manager for Pokémon GO, you will lead teams and work across the company on one of the most influential games the world has ever seen. We’re looking for an ambitious and innovative Product Manager to work on current and upcoming features on Pokémon GO. You will steer development of creative products, drive cross-functional teams to delight our users, and make the world bit better by helping users go out and explore the world!

Responsibilities

  • Work with the team leadership to define the operational properties of game development, including development processes, production planning, status reporting, risk management, resource management and budgets.
  • Break down multi-faceted issues into workable components to guide our product from creation to launch.
  • Work with engineers and arts to bring your vision to market.
  • Lead a team of game experts to revolutionize Pokémon GO's Live Ops strategy, keeping the game fresh and fun between major features.

Qualifications

  • You have a BA/BS in computer science, engineering, business administration or equivalent experience.
  • You have shipped one project through a complete development cycle, ideally on the mobile platform.
  • You have managed growth of a live product or service.
  • You are able to demonstrate extraordinary organization, communication, and leadership skills while working on cross-functional teams (design, engineering, production, etc.).
  • You have A/B split testing experience.
  • You have an interest or excitement about AR and mobile games.

Plus If...

  • You have worked on games or gaming platforms.
  • You have experience running free to play economies.
  • You play Pokémon GO.

Join the Niantic team!

Niantic is the world’s leading AR technology company, sparking creative and engaging journeys in the real world. Our products inspire outdoor exploration, exercise, and meaningful social interaction.

Originally formed at Google in 2011, we became an independent company in 2015 with a strong group of investors including Nintendo, The Pokémon Company, and Alsop Louie Partners. Our current titles include pioneering global-control game Ingress, record-breaking AR game Pokémon GO, and recently released third title, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite.

Niantic is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We believe that cultivating a workplace where our people are supported and included is essential to creating great products our community will love. Our mission emphasizes seeking and hiring diverse voices, including those who are traditionally underrepresented in the technology industry, and we consider this to be one of the most important values we hold close.

We’re a hard-working, fun, and exciting group who value intellectual curiosity and a passion for problem-solving! We have growing offices located in San Francisco, Sunnyvale, Bellevue, Los Angeles, London, Tokyo, Hamburg, and Zurich.

Niantic at a glance

Building technologies and ideas that move us as the leaders in Augmented Reality

Niantic focuses on Location Based Services, Development Platforms, Mobile Games, and Augmented Reality. Their company has offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, London, and Sunnyvale. They have a large team that's between 501-1000 employees. To date, Niantic has raised $470M of funding; their latest round was closed on January 2019.

You can view their website at http://www.nianticlabs.com or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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