Product Manager - Game Services

  • Rotterdam (NL)
  • Product Management
  • Full-time
  • Mid-Senior Level

Who we are

i3D.net is a leading provider of high-performance, low-latency hosting through a vast, privately-owned global network. As gaming veterans, we know what it takes for a network to withstand heavy demand, and as of 2019, we are a member of the Ubisoft family. Now we’re growing faster than ever, keeping some of the world’s biggest games and WebRTC services online, and their users connected.

The role

As Game Services Product Manager, you are responsible for defining and executing our Game Services Product strategy. With an exciting product vision expanding from our Infrastructure building blocks (Data Center, Compute, and Connectivity), you will get to stretch your professional abilities in a varied role. You will conduct market research, analyze technical possibilities, and translate your findings into a product strategy. You will lead the execution efforts by working in a multi-disciplinary team with Engineering, Development, and Marketing departments to expand our current product portfolio with dedicated services for the gaming industry. Think Matchmaking, Anti-Cheat, and many more. Therefore, this role will grow along with your professional ambition as you drive the Game Services Product vision forward.

Your Responsibilities

  • Defining a clear product vision, strategy, and roadmap for our game services product portfolio.
  • Being the expert contact point for both internal and external stakeholders within the game services segment.
  • Pro-actively sharing the product vision with customers, management, and internal teams to position i3D.net as a thought leader in the game services segment.
  • Leading the go-to-market for our game services proposition based on our current Infrastructure building blocks (Data Center, Compute, and Connectivity).
  • Combining technical specifications with market needs and translating them into value add-ons in our Infrastructure building blocks for the Game Services segment.
  • Leading proofs-of-concept with prospects, working closely with their tech teams, and efficiently engaging with our internal tech teams.
  • Working closely with a multi-disciplinary team (Engineering, Development, Product Owners, and others) to ensure we drive our Game Service proposition forward.

    About you

    At i3D.net, who you are is just as important as what you can do. You’ll be a hands-on self-starter with an entrepreneurial spirit who is used to being an ambassador for a global company. You can be your own master and relish the opportunity to structure your days and connect with many people both in and outside the company. With strong analytical and communication skills, you can balance customer focus with business needs. Most importantly, you’re a team player who can stand your ground in a fast-paced but fun working environment.

      Your Skills

      • Experience in defining and owning product strategy – preferably in B2B, SaaS, or a Producer role working on video games.
      • Experience working on an entire product life cycle, from discovery to go-to-market.
      • Strong understanding of the gaming market.
      • Experience with market research and knowledge of go-to-market strategies.
      • Understanding the value of (in)formal networks, with experience in working with both external and internal stakeholders.
      • Understanding of Agile Methodologies like Scrum, LESS, or others is a plus.
      • The ability to influence decision-making throughout the organization.
      • Excellent organizational skills, with an emphasis on priorities and goal setting.
      • Strong adaptable and hands-on approach to anticipating surprises and providing solutions.
      • Positive and enthusiastic approach, with the ambition to develop both yourself and your team.
      • Fluent in both written and spoken English.

      Work From Home Budget

      Remote is the new office. Optimize your home office space to suit your comfort and needs.

      High-End Laptop

      The latest Dell XPS will be at your disposal so you'll be ready to rock 'n roll from day one.

      Annual Bonus

      Get your hard work rewarded with our performance-based bonus of up to 12% of your yearly salary.

      Travel the Globe

      With offices, data center PoPs, and customers scattered across the globe, you'll be sure to see a city or two.

      Vitality @ Work

      Keep your mind and body in top shape with our company-funded programs. Quit smoking, get a health check, personal training, or mental coaching.

      Workout in our Gym

      A fully equipped gym in our Rotterdam office equals deadlifts, squats, and the treadmill for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.

      Personal Development

      The sky is the limit. We offer you all the room to grow. With our unlimited educational fund, we've got you covered for everything from books or part-time courses to a whole Master’s degree.

      Get Free Games

      Access to the entire Ubisoft backlog for life comes with the job! You'll never be bored again.

      Fantastic Bar

      Views, 50 specialty beers, french fries, Friday afternoon drinks, and an all-you-can-eat candy buffet.

      What we do

      Low latency is our mission! In 2002 we set out to improve online experiences for gamers. Today, we translate our hosting innovations to various industries, but gaming is still in our DNA. And as of 2019, we are part of the Ubisoft family! We build out our network presence in data centers across the globe – from Moscow to Mumbai, Amsterdam to Seattle, and everything in between – bringing content closer to the users. 

      Our team works hard on everything related to running our privately owned premium network, from opening new points-of-presence, setting up peering relationships, developing integral products like anti-DDoS protection, and serving our customers with expert help and advice. Finally, we play even harder, in our office gym and bar, and with our lifetime access to Ubisoft games. 

      What does i3D.net offer you?

      • A challenging and dynamic job in an international company
      • A competitive salary (depending on education, knowledge, and experience)
      • 25 vacation days (excluding national holidays)
      • Travel allowance & work-from-home budget
      • Collective pension scheme
      • All the hardware and software you need to perform, including a laptop
      • Career guidance, including remuneration of relevant education, courses, and training
      • A modern office in a prime location with open workplaces
      • Free access to Ubisoft games through Ubisoft Connect
      • Free use of the in-house gym

      What you can expect

      Did you find your next career step?

      That’s great! Apply for the position with your cover letter and CV and we’ll get in touch with you as soon as we can.
      If you have any questions, feel free to contact our HR department at +31 10 8900070 or via hr@i3d.net.

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      Address
      Rivium 1e straat 1
      2909 LE
      Capelle aan den IJssel
      The Netherlands
      Inquiries

      +31 (0)10 890 00 70
      hr@i3d.net

      We do the recruiting for this vacancy ourselves. Please do not contact us for sales purposes.