Product Management Resident (2022 New Grad APM)

Culver City, CA /
Early Careers – Product Management Resident /
Product Management Resident
As a leading mobile games developer, Jam City is looking to “level up” our talent.  We’re searching for innovators  who consider themselves dynamic, collaborative, and thrive in a fast-paced environment. 

PERKS & BENEFITS
Unlimited Vacation, Paid Sick Days & Holidays
100% Employee Covered Medical, Dental, Vision Plan Base Plan
Life Insurance, 401k, Flexible Spending Accounts, Commuter Benefits & More
Catered Lunches & Well-stocked Kitchens
Yoga & Wellness Activities
Happy Hours
Company Events
Dog Friendly

Jam City’s Product Management Residency program is a full-time, one-year rotational program (June 2022 - June 2023) that develops early career talent into the product leaders of tomorrow. From Day 1, Product Management Residents will be charged with taking an active role in decoding what makes a mobile game successful and will take ownership of impactful projects, while also receiving mentorship and guidance from some of the best product leaders in our industry.

As a Product Management Resident at Jam City, you will learn the product roadmap for some of our biggest titles, and you'll partner with our game designers, developers, product marketers, and others to launch new game features and expand on existing ones. Product Residents will also partner with product directors and studio leaders as well as present ideas to game teams throughout their various rotations. Our program is designed for those interested in honing their entrepreneurial spirit while creating the best mobile gaming experiences for our global player base.

We are in search of an ambitious and analytical Product Resident who has a passion for mobile gaming, data, and the pursuit of understanding what makes games successful in our ever-changing industry. Product Residents work in a fast-paced environment while getting immersed in the development process on some of mobile’s top games.

Please note, the start date for this program will be August 2022.

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WHAT YOU WILL DO:

    • Learn the fundamentals of Product Management in a one-year rotational program including Product KPIs, game economies, feature development, and much more
    • Pitch innovative features and concepts that are designed to improve customer acquisition, engagement, and/or monetization.
    • Conduct competitive analysis by understanding competitor games and reporting on fun and remarkable features.
    • Brainstorm hypotheses, develop experiments and analyze data to improve key game metrics.
    • Model out game economies and live operations to identify business opportunities.
    • Manage new game features from concept to launch. 
    • Contribute to the live operations of chart-topping mobile titles and see your work engaged by millions of players.

WHO YOU ARE:

    • Upcoming or recent graduate (within last 6 months or graduating May/June 2022) of a Masters (graduate) degree. Preference for those obtaining graduate degrees in the following fields: MBA, Business Analytics, or relevant quantitative analytics or business degrees
    • Must have full-time availability between August 2022 through August 2023
    • Must be based within the U.S. throughout one-year program
    • Experience with SQL and Data Visualization tools
    • You’re a logical thinker, with strong business acumen and a passion for mobile gaming business
    • You consider yourself a proactive individual with a curiosity to solve complex problems
    • Exceptional analytical, problem solving, and leadership skills. Emphasis on actionable data-driven decision making
    • You have an ability to balance creativity with analytics
    • Outstanding written and oral communication skills with an ability to work as an entrepreneurial self-starter
CHECK OUT LIFE AS A JAM CITIZEN:
- Company news and events on our LinkedIn
- Company Blog
- Employee Feedback on our Comparably page
- Find videos on our teams and games on our Youtube

OUR COMMITMENT TO EQUITY, DIVERSITY, & INCLUSION
We believe in creating games that unite people across the world and that showcase our commitment to providing an environment that is both inclusive and diverse for our players and employees. We strive to create a workforce that is reflective of our global player community as we know that we are stronger and better when we play together. To help promote an inclusive culture, we celebrate the visible and invisible diversity of our Jam Citizens through initiatives including Employee Resource Groups, cultural events, trainings, speaker series, and more. 

Jam City is an equal opportunity employer. We enthusiastically accept our responsibility to make employment decisions without regard to race, age, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, religion, ethnicity, marital, or domestic partnerships status, disability, genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing), predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, veteran status, domestic violence victim status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expressions, or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws. Our management is committed to following this policy with respect to hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, demotion, layoff, termination, recruiting, pay, and other forms of compensation, training, and general treatment during employment.

ABOUT JAM CITY
Jam City is an award-winning mobile entertainment studio providing unique and deeply engaging games that appeal to a broad, global audience.

Led by CEO Chris DeWolfe, former MySpace co-founder and CEO, and COO Josh Yguado, former 20th Century Fox executive, Jam City is the creative powerhouse behind some of the highest-grossing and most enduring mobile games. Jam City’s global franchise Cookie Jam has generated more than half a billion dollars, and Panda Pop has more than 120 million downloads to date.

The company also is the go-to studio for Hollywood, having developed immersive, narrative-rich mobile games around iconic entertainment brands. The company’s popular RPG game Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery was the #1 game in more than 40 countries at its launch in April 2018.

Jam City has nine studios located in Los Angeles (HQ), Berlin, Buenos Aires, Bogotá, Burbank, Cedar Falls, San Diego, San Francisco, and Toronto.