Product Manager (Engine)

Product Management Victory Centre, Singapore


Description

Position at SteelSeries

 

Product Manager

(Engine)

 

Gaming? Check. Esports? Check. Hardware? Check. Software? Check. We could go on and on.  The point is we've been helping gamers get better since 2001.  In fact, Esports pros have won more money using SteelSeries products than any other brand and we're just getting started. Esports and Gaming are multi-billion-dollar industries, and we're going to continue supporting them through innovative gear and software gamers need and love.  We believe in being true to the gaming community, which means being true to ourselves. We create products that help the best of the best be better, and products that help the not-so-good feel not-so-bad.  Most of us are gamers, but you don't have to be, we promise!  Just don't be surprised if you become one within a few weeks of starting! 

 

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ABOUT YOU:

We are looking for people that believe in collective code ownership, that a story isn’t done until there are tests written, and are open to mentoring and being mentored. We have multiple product teams and software services in development with interesting tech problems to solve. If the opportunity to stretch yourself and learn new skills, to have collaborative, constructive conversations with other engineers, designers, and product managers about how to better our code and products, and the belief that all code is unit testable sounds good then this might be the place for you.

 

This role is in our Software and Services group working on building amazing software products and services for gamers. Check out our new platform that you will help build: https://steelseries.com/gg/ 

 

As a product manager, you will work to develop amazing gaming software from the design concept, to the execution of products on our SteelSeries GG platform. You will responsible for planning, organizing, and directing the completion of our specific projects for our SteelSeries GG platform (Team Engine) while ensuring these projects are on time, on budget, and within scope.

 

NECESSARY SKILLS:

  • 5+ years experience in the field of software project management, preferable in consumer software and/or gaming
  • Experience working in agile software delivery
  • Demonstrated experience bringing products to market

 

  • Solid project management and facilitation skills; strong knowledge in project governance, processes and standards
  • Analytical skills are necessary in order to correctly identify risks and solve any problems which may arise throughout the project.
  • Good communication skill to cross-function teams. Be a good team player.
  • Highly motivated and goal-orientated individual that can work independently
  • Growth mindset: Your enthusiasm to be curious, learn and grow has you continue to develop your craft and find new ways to be awesome
  • Fluent in English/Mandarin languages
  • A technical background in engineering (software/firmware) & a solid understanding of software development is a plus.

 

 

WITHIN 1 MONTH YOU WILL:

  • Iterate on product features and release software to millions of gamers
  • Collaborate closely with software engineers, product designers, other product managers, and stakeholders globally
  • Understand the business and how our software contributes to SteelSeries success
  • Understand all the feedback channels that inform product direction

 

WITHIN 3 MONTHS YOU WILL:

  • Develop product experiments, iterate on UI wireframes, build prototypes, be very familiar with app analytics
  • Prioritize user problems/opportunities and business outcomes
  • Create product roadmaps to deliver on user and business
  • Work with Software/PM team to develop the new product
  • Managing delivery of the project according to this plan
  • Coordinate & collaborate closely with software engineers, product designers, HardWare PM, firmware team ... other product managers, and stakeholders globally
  • Ensure design/production quality of product to meet the Steelseries requirement

 

WITHIN 9 MONTHS YOU WILL:

 

  • Define the vision of software products
  • Run more product experiments that you have ever done

 

FUN STUFF:

We offer competitive pay, great benefits, and an awesome workplace with people who love gaming and technology.