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1515 Broadway

Job Description:

Overview:

The VP, Games is responsible for the strategic direction and tactical processes for AddictingGames, Nick, NickJr and Shockwave Games. This management function includes direct oversight of the content design, selection and production processes, as well as guidance of interaction with shared functions such as creative, editorial and programming, sales/integrated marketing, project management, analytics, product development, and engineering.

Responsibilities:

  • Working with the SVP of Nick Digital on content and game experience strategy and direction
  • Deliver successful online games for Nick, NickJr, Addicting Games, and Shockwave that work across platforms
  • Define short and long-term content roadmaps
  • Managing content production budgets to meet key goals
  • Manage editorial and programming of AddictingGames.com, as well as Nick.com and NickJr.com games areas
  • Build and manage network of independent developers
  • Source and maintain a variety of game development studios
  • Coaching and development of team members
  • Representing the Nickelodeon online games business  inwardly within Nickelodeon/Viacom and outwardly to  game development partners and the industry at large
  • Continually update and improve company-wide process around game development

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 10-15 years of relevant experience with 7+ of those years with Online Gaming
  • Managed a team of 8+ staff
  • Experience working with multi-platforms
  • Experience managing projects across multiple teams and disciplines, inclusive of both internal and external teams
  • Able to work in high-paced deadline driven environment
  • Excellent decision-making skills

Desired Qualifications:

  • Ability to communicate effectively with different audiences on a broad range of topics, e.g. technical, business and creative
  • Management of complex teams
  • Familiar with web games for kids
  • Passion for creating fun, compelling and addictive user experiences
  • Dedicated to bringing innovation to users

Apply by visiting ViacomCareers.com Website using http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH05/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=MTVNETWORKS&cws=1&rid=4958


About the Company:

Nickelodeon is the #1 Online Gaming group for kids and teens in the US!

Nickelodeon Online Gaming reach extends to over 12 million gamers per month in the US according to comScore, generating half a billion minutes of gameplay! 

Nickelodeon is the #1 multiplatform entertainment brand for Kids!

Contact:

Recruiting Assistant
Amanda.debraux@viacom.com
212-846-5359
http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH05/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=MTVNETWORKS&cws=1&rid=4958