Product Manager

New Delhi, Delhi, India | Full-time

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About WinZO Games  

WinZO is India’s largest social gaming platform aiming at building an astronomical tech strong gaming ecosystem in India. In a short span of time we have emerged as the leanest Series C funded gaming startup in the Indian startup ecosystem. We have so far raised over $100MM and handles more than 4 Bn+ micro transactions monthly, a number which is fast growing. WinZO with a data driven DNA is working towards becoming the one-stop-shop for online gaming users spread across every household in Bharat. With a vision of becoming a household name for Bharat, catering to their entertainment needs through interactive engagements, Paavan Nanda (Co-Founder, WinZO, Zostel & ZO Rooms) and Saumya Singh Rathore (Co-Founder, WinZO, Ex-Chief of Staff & Growth- ZO Rooms, Zostel, Ex-Times Group), are aggressively building the platform to not just capture market opportunities but also explore and maximize potential of social interactions as consumption drivers. Both of them are putting together WinZO piece by piece using tech and data to create a transparent and unique gaming experience for its users.  

WinZO, which hosts 100+ games in 12+ languages, has 80% users consuming the app in vernacular languages. WinZO has always yearned to mentor, guide and onboard games to be culturally relevant for Bharat. It also provides opportunities for housewives to translate and earn which empowers them economically. A 150+ members strong team with stellar professionals coming from global tech giants and companies such as Google, Amazon, Flipkart, McKinsey  etc., WinZO is funded and backed by global gaming and entertainment investment funds such as Griffin Gaming Partners, Maker’s Fund, Courtside Ventures, Pags Group and Kalaari.

WinZO is continually working towards revolutionizing the gaming ecosystem by creating a complete entertainment package through a slew of interactive features. Speaking of the larger picture the platform is driving unique initiatives that are constantly attempting to nurture and groom developers. 

WinZO Values: 

Integrity, Excellence, Perseverance, Data Orientation, Agility 

About the Role: 
Product team plays a pivotal role in leveraging technology for providing an exceptional customer experience. With the analytical and problem-solving mindset, they get deeper into the function/problem space, work with stakeholders and partners to develop a wider perspective, take outside-in view of the problems and create a vision, strategy, and roadmap of how software can solve immediate needs/wants, setting the stage for the right disruptions/innovations of the future. At WinZO, you will be curating systems, journeys and personalized experiences for our users which are at 100 million currently and need to be scaled indefinitely. You will be a critical part of new product/feature launches and work actively on accelerating the performance of WinZO Platform. You will be working in a fast-paced environment which will require you to take initiatives with complete ownership, manage multiple projects, and drive execution with stakeholders.

What you will do: 

  • Building WinZO as a platform with solutions and personalized experiences for our users which can scale on a base of 100 million to beyond.
  • Product lifecycle management from concept to launch of the feature(s) across all product lines.
  • Breaking down complex problems into measurable steps and driving the execution and delivery of features by collaborating with many cross-functional teams, architects, product owners and engineer.
  • Defining, executing, and leading holistic and tactical strategy to boost user acquisition, distribution, onboarding, and retention within the product.
  • Drive innovative ideas, solutions, and product features through leadership and decisive action.
  • Designing sound experiments and developing great frameworks to test the efficacy of your solutions that also allow you to execute with speed and fail fast & learn.

What you should have: 

We’re looking for people with a hustler mindset, who are curious, eager to learn new things, with a passion for innovation, and work to be a little better every single day. This is not solely based on whether a candidate has previously done similar work or not. We’re looking for someone dynamic with below qualities in generous quantities to perform well in this role –

  • Proven ability to build and optimize deep tech products and the vision to scale them fast, with a relentless focus on quality and user experience
  • User Focus: Focus on interactions with customers to get an intuitive understanding of how they think and behave. Work effectively with all stakeholders required to bring user-backward products to life, focus on delivering value to our users, and then iterating to maximize gains
  • Strategy: Ensure that the product strategy is clearly articulated across the org., well understood, and communicated, and progress towards it is tracked holistically 
  • Prioritization: Make informed trade-off decisions while creating roadmaps, ensuring execution and time-to-market are optimized while balancing user needs and business priorities
  • Data-oriented approach, a key eye for numbers, market insights, and an appetite for business context and metrics. Can arrive at well-thought hypotheses for ambiguous questions and influence product vision/roadmap basis analysis of data patterns
  • Owner mentality: Willingness to take initiatives, the accountability to dive closure, tenacity, & grit
  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills, the ability to articulate and evangelize product vision, and ‘Go to market plans’ in a compelling storytelling manner

What we offer you: 

  • A flat and transparent culture with an incredibly high learning curve
  • A swanky informal workspace which defines our open and vibrant work culture
  • Opportunity to solve new and challenging problems with a high scope of innovation
  • Complete ownership of the product and chance to conceptualize and implement your solutions
  • Opportunity to work with incredible peers across departments and be a part of the Tech revolution
  • Most importantly, a chance to be associated with big impact early in your career

At our core, we’re a creative company. Ideas are where we live, and we love building magical products. It’s not just about features, it’s also about how they make people feel. So, we build at the intersection of the technical and the romantic. And it all starts with people, the right team that cares deeply about our mission, values, and our users. We value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer: we do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, ethnicity, or disability status

Download our app for a better understanding - https://www.winzogames.com/