Senior Product Manager

Product Management Chicago, Illinois


Description

Position at SteelSeries

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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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 shape the vision, strategy, roadmap and execution of products on our SteelSeries GG platform.


NECESSARY SKILLS:

- 5+ years experience in the field of software product management, preferable in consumer software and/or gaming
- Demonstrated experience bringing products to market
- Highly motivated and goal-orientated individual that is able to work independently
- Experience working in agile software delivery
- Growth mindset: Your enthusiasm to be curious, learn and grow has you continue to develop your craft and find new ways to be awesome


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, draw insight from user research, iterate on UI wireframes, build prototypes, be very familiar with app analytics
- Empathize with our gamers through engaging in user interviews and other research methods
- Perform market research
- Prioritize user problems/opportunities and business outcomes
- Create product roadmaps to deliver on user and business goals


WITHIN 9 MONTHS YOU WILL:

- Shape the direction of the product management practice at SteelSeries
- Define the vision of software products
- Mentor product managers in your craft
- Run more product experiments that you have ever done


FUN STUFF

Competitive salary
Great benefits
Free gear and games