Google is hiring a Product Manager, Games, as the recent job listing at the official Google web revealed.
According to the description the job is a "rare opportunity to grow a brand-new business - Games at Google!" We're looking for a strategic, technical and game-loving Product Manager to drive Google's gaming strategy.
The product manager, games will have to "design strategies for game distribution and discovery, player identity, game mechanics, and more." The job description adds that the person will also have to design "a great user experience" along with "building out key partnerships." The product manager for games will also have to "work directly with a critical set of early adopters, game developers. Interesting and impactful decisions involving social gaming, privacy, virality, business, and technical APIs await you and the strong, passionate team of gamers you will work with."
- Drive feature requirements for Google's gaming platform
- Work with business development and developer relations to drive gaming partnerships/ content deals
- Initiate and prioritize projects within engineering, assist in determining the best technical implementation methods, track product development, and develop product launch plans.
- Establish partnerships internally and externally to drive the growth of game
[Source: Google Jobs]