Director of Avatar - Product Manager

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Product Management

Roblox, Director of Product - Avatar, San Mateo, CA

WHY ROBLOX?

Roblox’s imagination platform is ushering in the next generation of entertainment. Roblox enables kids of all ages to imagine, create, and play together in immersive experiences on their phones, desktops, consoles, and VR. Powered by a growing global community of millions of creators, Roblox enables anyone to build, publish, and monetize their creations. 

ComScore ranks Roblox as one of the top digital properties in the US for kids under the age of 18 and has been named One of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the Inc. 5000 for two consecutive years.

Work with the most passionate, team-oriented, visionary, and crazy-smart people you’ll ever meet.  

As a Director of Product, Avatar you will lead the product strategy and vision that defines the virtual identity of all Roblox players. From the defined vision you will distill product specifications and requirements and work with a team of world class engineers, designers and artists to deliver them to players of all ages.

You Are:

  • Product leader with BS or MS in CS or similar with 10+ years in Product Management.
  • Avatar expert who has extensive experience building world class avatar systems for end users.
  • A true gamer who enjoys 3D character experiences and is able to break down the pieces that make the world come alive.
  • Detail oriented: Ability to go beyond the veneer of the GUI to address the product, the platform, the implementation details, and the dataset.
  • Usability Focused: Capable of conveying your ideas through detailed Specs and/or Wireframes.
  • Dynamic Experience working in a fast paced environment, with competing resources and priorities, through planning, development, and launch.
  • Strategic orientation coupled with an entrepreneurial attitude along and an ability to contribute to product design, execution, and all things go-to-market.
  • A self starter: High degree of self direction and independent drive.

You Will:

  • Define the future of virtual identity for tens of millions of Roblox players
  • Drive efforts in building the Avatar ecosystem across the entire Roblox platform
  • Lead a cross-functional team of passionate people to build out features and bring them live to the platform
  • Relentless customer development to discover and define the right problems and products we should be pursuing
  • Balance and Prioritize new features with existing backlog initiatives and align them with product strategy
  • Communicate the needs and product concepts to stakeholders, engineers, designers, and other product team members
  • Be incredibly truth-seeking and collect all data necessary to inform product direction, whether in the form of competitive intel, customer behavior, or other business metrics.  

You'll Love:

  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • A rewarding 401k program
  • Flexible vacation policy
  • Free catered lunches five times a week and several fully stocked kitchens with unlimited snacks
  • Onsite fitness center and fitness program credit
  • Annual CalTrain Go Pass
  • A super-cool Roblox Admin badge for your avatar
  • Rock star status with our community

 

Roblox – Powering Imagination.

 

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