The Blockchain Program Manager will be responsible for leading cross-functional implementation of IMVU's new blockchain strategy and offerings. This person will help shape, design and execute on the new blockchain approach and digital currency within IMVU's ecosystem and work hand-in-hand with product, engineering, strategy, business and finance. Analytical thinking, drive, great inter-team skills and an entrepreneurial spirit are requirements for this role.
Implementation of IMVU's new blockchain strategy and offerings
Blockchain team voice on product, design, priorities, etc.
Understands business value of blockchain and can communicate that internally across teams
Project timeline management and tracking of deliverables
Support Blockchain Team (CSO, VP) with research, strategy documentation and testing
Liaison between Blockchain team and IMVU operations (product, development, marketing, care, business management)
Helps lead in evaluation and manage product and technology partners through selection and actively on a daily basis
Drives process around review, POC, etc. for protocol platform decision and other key technical and service partners with CTO, internal tech team, product team and external partners
Strategic Project/Program/Product Management Skills required for this role
Project/Program Management Experience
Product Management Experience
Can understand technical inputs
Analytical approach to planning projects
Consumer centric products/offerings
Start-up or new business building experience
Interest/Experience in blockchain
Interest in virtual and gaming space
Strong communicator (verbal/written)
Can drive accountability
Ideally PMP certified (but not a must have)
IMVU, the #1 avatar-based social network welcomes users to join a never-ending world where anything is possible, including connecting with people from all over the world. It's here that the fun is infinite and reality is limitless. The IMVU Virtual Shop is the largest of its kind, with an inventory of more than 20 million user-generated, VR-ready goods and growing everyday. From collections that include the hottest trends and throwback sneakers to fairy wings and couture gowns, the marketplace allows our users to personalize, customize and stylize their 3D avatars and environments to their hearts' content. With over five million unique users every month, our platform is poised for future growth and available on desktop, tablet and mobile devices.
Founded in 2004 and based in the heart of Silicon Valley, IMVU is led by a team that's dedicated to pioneering the virtual reality industry. IMVU is backed by venture investors Menlo Ventures, Allegis Capital, Bridgescale Partners and Best Buy Capital.
IMVU has been recognized frequently as Best Place to Work in the Silicon Valley.
HOW TO APPLY
Please try out our core product before you apply. We'd like you to understand our products and have some understanding of our customers.
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IMVU is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered for all roles without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital, parental, veteran or military status, unfavorable military discharge, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.