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Senior Product Manager - Advertising + User Acquisition

  • Application Deadline: Sept. 30, 2019
  • Espoo
  • Application Deadline: Sept. 30, 2019
  • Espoo

Do you want a challenge? Do you want your work to reach 10’s of millions of gamers around the globe? Do you want to enable the growth of our games? Do you want to drive our ads business?

If yes, you might be the Senior Product Manager we are now looking for to join our dynamic team in Espoo, Finland!

In Q1 2019, to grow our business we spent over $23 Million on user acquisition, and our ads platform mediated over 15 ads sources delivering over 1 billion impressions per month. We are looking for someone ambitious that wants to push us to the next level!

In this role, you will shape our user acquisition, programmatic ads and cross-promotion offering for our F2P games. You will working closely with our games, ads and UA teams to define our roadmap. Then you will lead work with our internal R&D team and external partners (including Singular, AppNexus, Facebook, Unity Ads, Vungle, Google) to deliver for our customers.

You will join our Rovio Games Technology team. This team consists of 50 professionals providing our games teams with the means to bring their games to life every day. We make this happen through cloud-based services that enable the live operation, player engagement and monetisation of our games.

What you’ll take under your wings

  • Drive our user acquisition and programmatic advertising product vision - seeking for innovation to drive our games growth through UA tech and games revenue though our in-house ads service

  • Maintain roadmap and related epic pages gathering and prioritise input from our UA, advertising, and game teams

  • Act as Product Owner in agile development team Design EPICs and stories in enough technical detail before implementation

  • Ensure an end-to-end experience is delivered to our user acquisition team, advertising, business intelligence, and game teams

Ideally you have these skills:

  • 5+ years of work experience as a Product Manager in mobile advertising and/or user acquisition

  • Experience of agile development - working with developers (data, front-end, client, server), UX designers and QA engineers. Ideally, you are a Certified Scrum Product Owner

  • Deep experience with several of the following: Attribution, UA campaign optimisation, programmatic ads (DSP, SSP), ads mediation, cross-promotion, ad networks, RTBs, Ads/XP placements. You should have a robust understanding of technology and terminology in these domains

  • Strong data driven approach leveraging big data insight to drive development and optimisation. Experience with machine learning a strong plus.

  • Ability to understand customer needs and translate them into technical deliverables for our developers

  • Able to work with and manage implementation with partners

  • BSc/MSc in Computer Science or a related technical field strongly preferred

As a person you are:

  • Hands on, delivery focused and ensure we deliver customer-centric products – it just works beautifully

  • Strong communicator with the ability to influence senior decision makers

  • Self-starter with a high level of self-direction, motivation and energy

What you get when you join us:

  • We give you the best support we can, helping you to grow and achieve your professional goals

  • Our team is hands-on, open, collaborative and ambitious.

  • You will get to work in a truly international environment with more than 15 nationalities in the Technology team

When applying please tell us what you bring and how you will drive our product! Remember to include a cover letter and CV.

Work with great people

Victor Lemeshev
Senior Backend Developer
"What I personally like most about my job is that I can always expand in new directions, when there is a need for that."
Nicole Yang
Data Analyst
"Our Stockholm office is the best. Comfy surroundings and also working on some of the most popular mobile games in the world. All in a day’s work."
Marc Olivier
Senior Game Designer
"At Rovio, I found that teams have the freedom of an indie and the kind of support only a major developer can offer."
Jan Lidtke
Art Director
"Making games is awesome, but the good vibes in the office and beautiful Finnish scenery are the icing on the cake."

Great Place to Work

  • Flexible hours

  • Growth opportunities

  • Rewards and recognition

  • Inclusive atmosphere

  • Support for families

  • Relocation support

About the company

Rovio is a Finnish, games-first entertainment company that creates, develops and publishes mobile games and acts as a brand licensor in various entertainment and consumer product categories. The Company is best known for the global Angry Birds brand, which started from a popular mobile game in 2009. Today, the Company offers multiple mobile games, that has been downloaded 4B times since 2009, has produced The Angry Birds Movie, which opened number one in theaters in 50 countries, and licenses the Angry Birds brand to consumer products and other entertainment content. Rovio’s operations are divided into two business units, Games and Brand Licensing.

David Mason | Hiring Manager

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