Internal Application: Senior Product Manager
IMVU | Redwood City, CA | Full Time
Senior Product Manager
Redwood City, CA / Remote
Based in Silicon Valley, IMVU (imm-view) by Together Labs is the world’s largest friendship discovery and social platform, and a top 5 grossing app in the App Store, where millions of users customize their avatars and explore over 40,000+ destinations to connect with each other. Through chat and events, IMVU’s massive metaverse enables and empowers friendship and human connection. A community of hundreds of thousands of users power IMVU’s peer to peer economy by designing and selling virtual fashion designs and destinations, adding to a growing catalog of 50 million items. The IMVU experience is available on the web, a desktop app, and as an iOS and Android app.
About The Role:
The IMVU Metaverse is expanding its immersive 3D social gaming and avatar platform! Our Product Team is seeking an experienced Product Manager to lead the evolutional charge. This role will be critical in helping to expand IMVU's current product offerings ( IMVU, WithMe, VCOIN ) by developing, and growing the power of connection in the metaverse. This role will be working closely with many different internal and external stakeholders to act as a collaborative conduit between them. A clear understanding of the IMVU user-base is imperative and being able to accurately communicate their needs and challenges internally will play a major part of this Senior Product Manager’s success.
What You'll Do:
Lead cross-functional teams to launch features that drive business results
Research and internalize customer needs and use that knowledge to collaborate with other teams to develop fun and delightful experiences that drive social connection
Independently develop product documentation for new initiatives as well as existing product enhancements including business justification, revenue potential, and operational impact with product definitions clear enough for developers to build efficiently and effectively
Help to ruthlessly prioritize a product backlog that balances user, business, and technical needs while considering complex interdependencies
Work with stakeholders to understand their needs and help them deliver unambiguous product requirements that drive design, planning and execution
Be the owner and analyze all metrics related to the product to measure strengths, weaknesses, the impact of new features and identify trends and new business opportunities
What You'll Need
5+ years of experience in product management in high-traffic consumer Internet services, game companies, or fast-growing internet startups
Experience in product lifecycle management
Experience with desktop and web platforms
Ability to move fluidly between high-level strategic thinking and take-charge management of day-to-day details
Ability to independently design and execute user research
Results-oriented ability to get things done with a startup mindset
Strong written and verbal communication skills, with both technical and non-technical colleagues and customers
Previous experience social games or platforms a plus
More About Us:
Together Labs innovates technologies that empower people worldwide to connect, create and earn in virtual worlds. Our mission is to redefine social media as a catalyst for authentic human connection through the development of a family of products grounded in this core value. These include: IMVU, the world's largest friendship discovery and social platform; VCOIN, the first regulatory-approved transferable digital currency; and WithMe, an upcoming mobile platform built on insights from the science of friendship. For more information, please visit https://togetherlabs.com/
Founded in 2004 and based in the heart of Silicon Valley, Together Labs is led by a team that's dedicated to pioneering the virtual reality industry. Together Labs is backed by venture investors Menlo Ventures, Allegis Capital, Bridgescale Partners, and Best Buy Capital.
Together Labs (formerly IMVU) has been recognized frequently as Best Place to Work in the Silicon Valley.
HOW TO APPLY
Please familiarize yourself with our products and feel free to try out our core product at https://www.imvu.com/
Together Labs is an equal opportunity employer, and is committed to fostering a culture of inclusion. Our unique differences enable us to learn, collaborate, and grow together. We welcome all applicants without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identification, marital, parental, veteran or military status, unfavorable military discharge, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.