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VP of Product management

Are you a seasoned business leader used to managing people and product portfolios? Do you want to join the Paradox organization, dedicated to delivering the Paradox experience to eager fans? Are you interested in Paradox as a company and just itching to help us reach the next level? Then you may be the one we’re looking for!

As the VP of Product Management at Paradox Interactive you are the manager of portfolio segment owners and product managers: through them you drive the development of the Paradox games portfolio in order to fulfill the company’s ambitious business goals. As a manager you will lead our product owners, challenging and supporting them to deliver on the vision and business case of their projects. You are also charged with developing our product management talent for the future. This is a full time position located in Stockholm, Sweden.

Job Responsibilities

  • Be the owner of our core business product portfolio, steering Paradox towards opportunity and away from unnecessary risk
  • Be the manager of Product Managers and portfolio segment owners/senior product managers, developing their talent as well as helping them deliver in their roles
  • Be part of the Publishing leadership team together with other VPs
  • Go to Chief Product Officer for priorities

 

Qualifications & Requirements

  • We believe you have a bachelor degree or similar in relevant fields (business, project management)
  • 5 + years of experience as a Product manager or in Business Development preferably within the games industry
  • Management and team leadership experience
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken
  • Familiarity with and/or interest in Paradox games is a strong plus

On a personal level we believe that you have great organisational and planning skills. You can deal with and keep track of multiple stakeholders with different backgrounds and different levels of seniority. You are a good leader, self starter and a get-shit-done type of person. You have an entrepreneurial spirit, thrive on tough goals and you are driven by building things from the ground up. Finally, you can think long term and see the bigger picture.

Practical information

Scope: Full time and permanent
Reports to: Chief Product Officer
Location: This position is based in Stockholm

If you think that this description matches your background, we highly encourage you to apply as soon as possible as we will interview candidates continuously for this position. In your application, please show us why your previous experiences and skills would work for this role and why you are interested in working at Paradox. If you don't match all the requirements, please demonstrate how your passion, attitude and interest in Paradox might compensate for this.

Since we strive for a more even gender distribution we highly encourage women to apply to this role.

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Stockholm

Västgötagatan 5
118 27 Stockholm Directions

Working at Paradox

So what’s in it for you? We keep it simple and have divided this into four areas: work, social, development, and compensation. This is a brief summary of our perks and what it means to work at Paradox. If you want to know more - get in touch!

  • Work

    Small teams and accessible managers means that your contributions are important to us

    You are close to the final product, our community and our fans - we encourage you to interact with our community and players directly through social media, our forum, and via streams

    Work/Life balance is important to us so our plans do not rely on crunch (this does not mean we never work overtime but overtime is relatively uncommon)

  • Social

    Company-wide Social Hour every Friday with snacks & beverages

    Yearly company parties

    Ping-Pong table/Pool Table, Warhammer table, and lots and lots of board games

    Spoiler-free break room environment for at least a week after major movie/show launch

  • Development

    Leadership courses available for all employees

    We continuously send employees to conferences and development opportunities such as GDC and GamesCom

    Lunch n´ Learn sessions held by employees: topics range from everything between “Doing business in China” to “Surviving the zombie apocalypse”

  • Compensation

    Competitive monthly salary and salary revision once per year

    Participation in our company wide profit share program

    5+1 weeks of paid vacation per year

    For international hires, we will provide relocation assistance (Visa application, Initial Home Finding, Settling in Service, and your flight)

Our Culture

In November 2016, we gathered the entire company for a four day conference in Malta. The focus of the conference was to discuss company direction, discuss our internal goals, and also put into words the company culture we are so keen to keep as we continue to grow. Together, we decided that the following cultural pillars are what makes up the foundation of Paradox:

- DEDICATED

- PASSIONATE

- GET SHIT DONE

- OPEN-MINDED

- NERDY

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