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Product Marketing Leader- Amazon Game Studios

Product Marketing Leader- Amazon Game Studios

Job ID 
554182
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
8/18/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Marketing & PR
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

At Amazon Game Studios (AGS), we believe that games have the power to connect communities at a massive scale. We are seeking the industry’s best to help us create, publish and support our ambitious PC games. Join us, and you’ll have the power of Twitch, AWS, and the entire Amazon ecosystem to shape the future of games. You will work alongside talented industry veterans, including key contributors from dozens of titles: Half Life 2, Left for Dead, Portal, Thief, System Shock 2, Age of Empires, Dawn Of War II, Halo, The Last of Us, Gears of War, The Sims, and Bioshock.

AGS is seeking a talented Product Marketing Leader to partner with our Seattle-based game studios to bring high quality gaming experiences to Amazon’s gaming customers everywhere. Imagine being a marketing leader at one of the most customer centric companies on the planet aspiring to build the next big thing in gaming. You will have the flexibility to build and execute marketing campaigns that are big, innovative, and data-driven. Working closely with Twitch will give you direct access to the most engaged and passionate gamers in the world.

As a Product Marketing Leader, you will need to be a creative and analytical thinker with deep experience and proven achievements in marketing games and building community. You will create and execute comprehensive marketing plans, lead by example, and make everyone around you better.

The Product Marketing Leader will be responsible for building go to market plans and customer acquisition strategy. You will be thinking really big and finding entirely new ways to reach and engage with customers. At the same time, you will focus on analytics – optimizing and interpreting user attribution, testing and establishing various customer segments and targeted messages, while also assessing which channels are most efficient and where we should direct our marketing efforts and budget.

Within the first year, we expect this leader to:
  • Gain a deep understanding of our customers
  • Build and begin executing an ambitious marketing strategy for a major game release
  • Develop new marketing channels through business development deals
  • Design and build expanded marketing opportunities with Twitch and the entire Amazon ecosystem
  • Ensure clear communication and coordination across relevant teams
  • Conduct product specific business analysis, including forecasting, monitoring, and reporting

Basic Qualifications


  • BA degree required
  • 7+ years of experience in digital marketing and/or consumer brand marketing with at least 2 years with a leading game publisher

Preferred Qualifications

  • Deep experience with games-as-aservice marketing, digital publishing, and community management. Demonstrated ability to identify and solve ambiguous problems and, in particular, a history of identifying customer needs and inventing new ways to meet those needs.
  • This leader will be a big thinker who is perpetually focused on the strategy, yet is also tactical and makes sure we have excellent execution.
  • Analytical horsepower to break down complex problems, and a strong will to get stuff done and deliver results.
  • Ability to thrive in a high-energy, fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to communicate vision and drive execution and work across the team.

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.