Product Owner (Remote)
The Sandbox – St Julians, Malta
The Sandbox are searching for a Product Owner to join their accomplished team remotely. In this role, you will be overseeing the development of The Sandbox gaming platform through the management of its 3 main products (Dashboard / VoxEdit / GameMaker) and report to the high-level production staff.
Under the supervision of the company founders, you will set the vision of The Sandbox ecosystem, define its set of products’ synergy and follow the production. You will be working in a cross-functional team of engineers, designers, artists, managers, all with one clear goal: to make the best blockchain UGC gaming platform on the market. Sandbox are fully remote and can consider candidates from anywhere in the world!
Your role and responsibilities will include…
- Defining the product vision with the founders
- Constructing specification documents required by the production teams, ensuring functional requirements and features are defined in detail and translate the vision accurately and efficiently
- Guaranteeing the highest quality of the project and its deliverables
- Surveying the quality of ongoing project work and ensuring production is carried out in accordance with the vision and defined schedule
- Reviewing the deliverables and builds provided by the teams, checking that they are meeting the expectations and quality standards set in the specification documents and match with the industry standard and founders’ vision
- Collaborating with the development, design and content production teams to deliver regular product updates
- Working closely with the project managers to synchronize the efforts through agile methodology and ensure collective milestone success
The skills and experience you'll bring to this role…
- A 5+ year track record in the videogaming industry including 3+ years in a similar Product Owner position
- A perfect understanding of The Sandbox ecosystem, its stakes, the main products composing it and their articulations
- Great communication and interpersonal skills in fluent English
- An ability to work in fast moving, high pressure environment while maintaining accuracy and attention to detail
- An adaptable, rigorous and proactive approach
- A competency in defining clear roadmaps
- An in-depth knowledge of agile development methodology (Scrum, Kanban)
- A proficiency in Jira and Confluence tools
- A firm grasp of Blockchain technology challenges and constraints
Bonus points if you have…
- A familiarity with the Blockchain gaming industry
- A comprehension of Cryptocurrency ecosystem
- Any level of Spanish fluency
The Sandbox is a virtual world where players can build, own and monetize their own voxel gaming experiences on the Ethereum blockchain, using NFTs and their main utility token $SAND.
The studio are building a deeply immersive gaming virtual world metaverse where creators get the chance to make games next to gaming giants and brands such as Atari, Rollercoaster Tycoon, Care Bears, The Smurfs, Shaun the Sheep and more gaming partners.
The successful candidate will be joining a dynamic team on a mission to empower creators!
Interested? Want to know more? Get in touch now!
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