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05560 Valbonne

Date : 11.12.2019
Reference : AFJV-ECOM1475-17117


StrideQuest is a specialized recruitment agency for the video game industry, working with both small and large game companies in Europe. Our game professionals come from all over the world.

Senior Product Marketing Manager

Permanent contract Valbonne (05)

Position Duties

We are looking for a Senior Product Manager with a passion for leading a product team into delivering successful platform features, to join nicecactus at your Valbonne, France office. is an online platform designed to find and raise the next generation of esports athletes. This SaaS platform equips grassroots, amateur and semi-pro players with performance, growth and management tools needed to advance into a professional esports career and gain visibility among esports organizations that seek esports talent.

Esports is a rapidly growing market with Newzoo predicting that this year the global esports market will generate revenues of $1.1 billion, up +26.7% year on year.

After a highly successful startup and funding phase, nicecactus is now poised for rapid growth and this role will be of pivotal importance. This position reports directly to the Head of Product in the Product Marketing team.

This is how you'll contribute
  • You'll establish and implement the product road maps and strategy, innovations and product launches.
  • You'll develop competitive analyses, marketing analyses, pricing and customer value propositions.
  • You'll prepare and present business cases to the management team and provide Return on Investment justification of new product development projects.
  • You'll define product requirements and collaborate with partners, vendors and your colleagues to develop product definition.
  • You'll manage product life cycle from business case to product development all the way to launch, as well as sustaining and updating it after its launch.
  • You'll be part of a scrum team as the Product Owner.
  • You'll ensure that the development team always has an adequate amount of prior prepared and estimated tasks to work on
  • You'll lead the planning product release plans and set expectations for delivery of new functionalities
  • You'll provide an active role in mitigating impediments impacting successful team completion of Release/Sprint Goals
  • You'll keep abreast with Agile/Scrum best practices and new trends

Candidate Profile

  • You have a University degree.
  • You're a creative, curious, problem solving and analytical mind with a passion for esports, gaming and geek culture.
  • You have 5 years experience in Product Management, preferably in a similar (platform/software) type of business.
  • You're comfortable relating to, and coordinating with different departments, from developers to sales.
  • You're comfortable in thinking in business models and personas needed for decision making and setting the right priorities in realisation of MVP's.
  • You're intrinsically result driven and able to work with tight deadlines
  • You have a proven ability to work in a multinational, multicultural and all-inclusive environment.
  • You're okay with working in a rapidly evolving work environment.
  • You're fluent in English, both spoken and written. Also speaking French and German is a plus.
  • You have the ability to work in (and, if necessary, relocate to) Valbonne, France

Additional Information

  • An opportunity to join a fully funded startup at a very exciting time of growth.
  • The option to make a real difference in an industry that needs our help to enter its next stage.
  • Industry-standard remunerations.


For this vacancy we only consider candidates that are eligible to work in the EU (no visa required).

Are you interested and do you fit above profile ? We love to hear from you !
We only take your application in consideration when you apply with a CV and motivational letter.
To: Recruitment manager