Job Description – Product Manager

We are seeking an experienced Product Manager who is able to grasp user needs and solve problems and to make our products more user-friendly and intuitive to attract and retain both internal and external users.

Job Description –  Product Manager

Remote, New York City, or Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Ancient8 is developing the infrastructure for GameFi, with a focus on software and community. Ancient8 is backed by Dragonfly Capital, Pantera Capital, Hashed, Mechanism Capital, Coinbase Ventures, Alameda Research, Animoca Brands, among others. Ancient8 has provided scholarships and educational opportunities for tens of thousands of blockchain gaming community members in Vietnam and globally.

We are seeking an experienced Product Manager who is able to grasp user needs and solve problems and to make our products more user-friendly and intuitive to attract and retain both internal and external users. The Product Manager is involved from requirements gathering, prototyping, gathering and synthesizing feedback, as well as identifying inefficiencies and creating processes and areas of overall improvement for our core product.

Visit us at: https://ancient8.gg/

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead product deliverables responsible for achieving strategic objectives
  • Create user stories, development criteria, and own the ticketing process between product design and engineering
  • Manage feature roll-outs, upgrades, and optimization projects across the platform from end to end
  • Prioritize multiple epics at a time and continuously groom the product roadmap.
  • Collaborate with our UX/UI team on user research, interviews, testing, & synthesis.
  • Identify, refine, & accurately communicate product gaps to key stakeholders and executive team
  • Create & lead discussions of product scope between the Product and Engineering team
  • Diagnose best-practices for planning and create & maintain comprehensive product governance, documentation & reporting
  • Post go live: Track performance, collate user feedback, derive quick learnings, and iterate process as required
  • Continually review and continuously strive to improve internal processes related to deploying, running and maintaining products.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field
  • 4-6 years of product experience, preferably in a high-growth startup environment or financial services, managing both web & mobile applications.
  • Demonstrated strong cognitive ability to ideate on solutions to challenging problems entailing many constraints by laying out arguments in a well-structured, date-informed narrative.
  • You have a deep understanding and appreciation for process and ceremonies like Sprint Grooming and Planning, Daily Scrums, Sprint Review, and Sprint Retrospective
  • You have familiarity with common clickstream stacks (i..e Google Analytics, MixPanel, Segment, Snowplow, etc.)
  • Functional understanding of frameworks/languages used to power and maintain Ancient8 products
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge or experience in cryptocurrency and blockchain is a MUST.

BENEFITS

  • Competitive salary and token package.
  • High growth potential and strong ownership.
  • Frontier knowledge on GameFi, Defi, and Blockchain.
  • Remote-first work environment, occasionally working from our office in New York City or attending company retreats.

CONTACT

To apply, please send your CV to email: hr@ancient8.gg

Subject for job application email: KYROS| Product Manager – [Your full name]

ABOUT US

Ancient8 is developing the infrastructure for GameFi, with a focus on software and community. Ancient8 is building GameFi Identity and Launchpad products to serve as the marketing distribution channel for GameFi and Metaverse projects to onboard millions of users. Ancient8 manages Vietnam’s largest blockchain gaming guild, and enables everyone to build the Metaverse through blockchain software products, guild scholarship, blockchain education, institutional-grade research, and community. Ancient8’s vision is to democratize social and financial access in the Metaverse.


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