Major League Gaming, a division of Activision Blizzard, is a worldwide leader in esports and serves as the operational foundation, partnership hub, and media production network for the Overwatch League and Call of Duty World League.
Major League Gaming (MLG) is looking for a senior product manager to focus on video experiences, to help create and expand a world-class gaming media platform. In this role, you will play a critical part in the future of esports—working with design, engineering and content partners to manage the execution of MLG’s product strategy and roadmap.
The ability to understand big-picture business and content needs, then partner with key stakeholders to translate them into video experiences our fans will love, is critical to success in this role. This position reports to the Head of Product, and actively works with leadership to cultivate a quality-focused, creative culture that permeates every deliverable across the organization.
As a member of the MLG and Blizzard team, you will work alongside passionate, knowledgeable and experienced teammates to help continue building on our history of success in esports!
Lead your team in developing and maintaining detailed business requirements, product roadmaps and design documentation for the full product lifecycle
Prioritize resources, make data-driven decisions and deliver against established success KPIs
Work with Leadership, Design and Engineering teams to craft a concise vision for next-gen video experiences that elevate the esports experience
Develop new advertising solutions in concert with the sales team
Develop new premium experiences with game and commerce teams
Utilize data and testing to constantly improve optimize video experiences
Manage vendor integrations and technology partnerships
Work closely with colleagues across Activision Blizzard to lead integrations and collaborate on esports initiatives
Blizzard Entertainment is a global company committed to growing our employees along with the business. We offer generous benefits and perks with an eye on providing true work / life balance. We’ve worked hard to foster an intensely collaborative and creative environment, a diverse and inclusive employee culture, and training and opportunity for professional growth. Our people are everything. Our core values are real, and our mission has never changed. We are dedicated to creating the most epic entertainment experiences…ever. Join us!
Experience / Skills
7+ year of product management experience with a proven track record of demonstrable results at leading sports and/or digital media brands
Outstanding organization and communication skills.
Strong analytical, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
Excitement for a high-growth, fast moving environment
Self-directed, entrepreneurial—someone who can own the work
Deep understanding of digital media publishing tools and an appreciation for a platform-centric development approach
Ability to look beyond current patterns and paradigms, to envision the future of esports media
Active gamer and gaming enthusiast
Blizzard Entertainment® is a premier developer and publisher of entertainment software. After establishing the Blizzard Entertainment label in 1994, the company quickly became one of the most popular and well-respected makers of computer games. By focusing on creating well-designed, highly enjoyable entertainment experiences, Blizzard Entertainment has maintained an unparalleled reputation for quality since its inception.