Blockchain Program Manager

Imvu Redwood City , CA 94063

Posted 2 months ago

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

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 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

BONUS POINTS

  • Interest/Experience in blockchain

  • Interest in virtual and gaming space

  • Strong communicator (verbal/written)

  • Highly organized

  • Can drive accountability

  • Self-starter

  • Ideally PMP certified (but not a must have)

ABOUT US

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.

  • Please include a cover letter. Make sure to discuss why you are interested in learning more about IMVU. Job applications without cover letters will not be considered.

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.


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