PopCap is seeking a Director of Product Development for its studio in Seattle, WA reporting to the Studio COO. We are looking for a professional with in-depth knowledge of game development acquired by having led the delivery of AAA and/or mobile game franchises. This role requires highly developed relationship building skills, the ability to build credibility and influence within and outside the Studio. It also requires comfort in using multiple leadership and partnering styles (e.g. coach; mentor; directive/prescriptive as required), and an ability to engage, lead, and influence meaningfully at all levels.
Outcomes will include successfully managing to project on-time predictability and quality targets, studio operating and capital budgets, including the studio’s resource plan while achieving established studio responsibility profit (RP) targets. Core responsibilities include: