Team Lead Product Management (f/m/d)

About the Employer
We are Kolibri Games - a mobile games developer from Berlin. Our two games have over 100 million downloads and we are on a mission to become the most player-centric games studio out there.

We believe in players, creating value, learning, but, most of all, we believe in people. We strive to offer you a fair recruitment process and a great candidate experience, as well as a friendly environment to work in, with plenty of opportunities to learn and grow. Help us bring joy to people, we promise you will have fun by doing so :)

Team Lead Product Management (f/m/d)
We’re looking for a Product Management Lead to manage a team of Product Managers on our first release, ‘Idle Miner Tycoon’.

Your focus will be on people management and processes and you’ll report directly to the Product Director. You will have experience working in an agile environment in a software development company, or ideally within a games studio.

This role would suit someone who aspires to be a leader and enjoys the challenge of managing a team. You’ll be responsible for the team’s overall output, improving the efficient execution of tasks. You’ll also be responsible for employee learning and development plans.
  • Lead and manage a team of product managers and product analysts, support their career development, and increase their impact through mentoring and process improvement
  • Work closely with multidisciplinary teams (Design, Art, Game Dev) to design, determine the scope and implement core functions
  • Effectively support product vision and strategy, monitor product progress by completing milestones, and collaborate with other parts of the organization
  • Build knowledge and understanding of data-driven insights among other members of the team through regular communication
Required skills
  • Minimum of 4 years of Product Management experience in free-to-play game development managing live operations
  • At least 2 years’ experience leading high performing teams
  • Ability to provide clear direction, set measurable goals and share insights into industry trends
  • Great communication skills with strong attention to detail
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize
Desirable skills
  • Previous experience working with mobile free-to-play games
Your Benefits – We’re game to support you

- Competitive Salary - We believe that top performers should receive top payment
- Training Budget - We believe in learning. A generous personal learning budget to spend on learning and development, including books, workshops and attending conferences. We also offer in-house training such as coding and German classes
- Flexible working hours and Home office – We believe in a good work-life balance
- Equipment - State-of-the-art technical equipment, including laptops and phones, which may also be used in your free time
- Health and Fitness - We pay €50 towards a monthly gym membership or a fitness activity
- Relocation - Relocation support to help you move to Berlin
- Pension - Opportunity to save for your pension tax-free

Bonus Level – We love to have a good time, too

- Food and Drinks - Fresh fruits to keep you healthy and fresh coffee to keep you alert. We also have a fully stocked fridge with Smoothies, Coke, Club Mate, beer etc
- Parties and Team Events - Apart from our regular parties, BBQ’s and movie nights we also have a team event budget you can use to buy games or sports equipment to make working here even more fun
- Company Holidays - Every year we go on an amazing company holiday to relax and bond as a team. Last summer we went to Greece!
- Friday Celebrations - Company-provided dinner and drinks on Friday afternoons

Kolibri Games is an equal opportunity employer. We come from 25 different countries and many different backgrounds. We celebrate diversity and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees, regardless of their age, gender identity, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, physical appearance or disability.

We are an international studio, so don’t forget to send in your application in English. Although it is not mandatory, we always appreciate a cover letter stating your motivation to join us.

We look forward to hearing from you!