AVAILABLE POSITIONS Senior Technical Product Manager – Marketing Analytics

Zynga is a leading developer of the world’s most popular social games that are played by millions of people around the world each day. We are headquartered in San Francisco and have additional offices in the U.S , Canada, Europe and Asia. Since our founding in 2007, our mission has been to connect the world through games and delight consumers with social gaming experiences. To-date, more than one billion people have played our games across Web and mobile, including Harry Potter Puzzles & Spells , FarmVille series, Zynga Poker, Words With Friends, Toon Blast, Merge Dragons!, Empires & Puzzles, Hit it Rich! Slots, CSR2 and more….

We’re searching for an experienced Senior Technical Product Manager on our Marketing Analytics team who can help drive the team’s product vision and strategy. This Product Manager will work closely with Zynga’s Brand Marketing team to understand their technological needs as they build out engaging experiences for our new and existing player base. Projects will range from development of automation tools, data pipelines, and ML models empowering marketers to effectively and efficiently meet their business objectives.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Establish the product vision and strategy that will help improve marketing operations and performance across our business

  • Partner with marketing teams to understand user needs and establish success criteria with clearly measurable objectives and key results to deliver a great end-user experience.

  • Partner with a world-class team of Engineers, Analysts, and Data Scientists to execute on product deliverables and deliver on the team’s mission

  • Challenge the status quo and inspire people toward a unified outcome.

  • Implement best in class product development and management practices.

  • Communicate concisely and influence outcomes.

  • Develop the product roadmap and build alignment on prioritization which drives product execution.

  • Define and analyze metrics that inform product success & health

Zynga is known for its data-driven culture, its entrepreneurial mindset, and its fast-paced, challenging work environment where each individual can make a difference.  We value strong analytical skills, problem-solving and quantitative experience. We look for great communicators, leaders and team players.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills a must with a Bachelor/Master degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Marketing, or Business

  • 3+ years of professional experience in a product management role

  • Prior experience in working with Marketing teams or building marketing technology solutions.

  • Demonstrated experience with scoping projects, collecting requirements, creating product specifications, carrying features from ideation to deployment 

  • Good knowledge of agile software development methodologies and software development life cycle

  • Demonstrated experience in collaborating across global teams in different organizations

  • Experience with metrics-driven decision making 

  • Demonstrated capacity for developing and understanding strategy

  • A track record for high performance and team/project leadership

  • Enthusiastic, performance-driven self-starter and team player

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

What we offer you:

  • Highly competitive salary

  • Zynga Stock RSUs and Bonus Plan

  • Full medical and insurance benefits

  • Open vacation policy

  • Awesome team events

  • When office reopens, we offer

    • Delicious catered lunch daily from top restaurants 

    • Tons of snacks and beverages

    • Games room – Game consoles, pool tables, ping pong, board games – we got it all 

Zynga is an equal opportunity employer. We are proud of our diverse community; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, disability, or any other class or characteristic protected by applicable law. We welcome candidates, players, employees, and partners from all backgrounds. Join us!

Zynga will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law.

Zynga is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need an accommodation during the interview process, please let us know.

Careers region: North America

Careers Category: Product Management

Careers location: Chicago, IL

Careers Type: Full-Time