Senior Product Manager/Product Owner

Social Gaming
Job Type:
Sofia, Bulgaria
The role: Product Manager

We are looking for a Product Manager to join our busy and dynamic Social Gaming team based in our Sofia service office.

Why we need you:

You will play key role as the Product Manager of the entire portfolio of PlayStars Social Products. You will be helping to define the product roadmap based on the strategy and vision for our department and our Company overall.

Write complete and detail-oriented product requirements documents, ensuring clear communication of those requirements to the business, design, usability and development teams. Blend technology skills with extensive Agile/Scrum experience, a marketing orientation and analytical abilities to evolve product strategy. Prioritize and manage multiple projects within specifications and budget restrictions. Create and sharing weekly product and KPI reports for discussions with upper management.

Who are we looking for:

You will be smart self-starter, can multi-task, be dependable, and have concise execution during times of high stress. We’re looking for someone with high energy, excited to be part of a hard-working team, and can handle a dynamic environment.

Your responsibilities will involve driving product requirements, promotions/sales and feature roadmaps from concept through delivery; writing clear and concise specs for new content, features and systems. We’re looking for someone who can build tuning scenarios for the in-game economy that optimize for an amazing player experience, player retention and monetization as well as designing sales, optimising ad placements/frequency based on data to drive revenue. Operate sales on CMS system to drive game monetization and analyse game metrics (acquisition, retention, engagement, monetization, virality) and actively identify and implement optimizations to player experience towards improving LTV.

As the ideal candidate, you will have:

A real passion for building creative, fun and compelling games; real passion for poker and social casino genre as well as experience in designing and tuning a free to play economy along with excellent data analysis skills, experience with A/B and multivariate testing. Ideally, you will also have strong experience in quantitative analysis, including the ability to model game parameters in Excel.

Prior experience at a top mobile / social games company or leading consumer web company with the ability to work collaboratively within a small team along with strong familiarity with iOS and Android markets, trends and best practices.

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and also like to throw in a discretionary annual performance bonus. In addition, we provide advice and financial relocation assistance to those moving to Bulgaria.

We offer health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address). In addition, you are entitled to a personal allowance interest which encourages our employees to upskill themselves or pursuing a hobby. A baby bounty is offered to our employees as well, granting 1000 BGN upon the birth of a child.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support in terms of developing your skills and helping you progress your career. In the office, there is always free fresh fruit, snacks, and drinks. In addition, we contribute a certain amount to the transportation and lunch expenses of our employees.

Our employees can always enroll to our sports program, and in terms of relaxation, we have a playroom, including a PlayStation and a pool table. Our social team organize great events; including our sensational summer and Christmas parties.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview.

The Group

The Stars Group is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies. This role is in the Group’s Sofia service office in the Social Gaming department.