Location

San Francisco

Department

Engineering

Type

Role description

We are looking for a market-facing Senior Product Manager to join our Media and Entertainment business.  In this role, you will work closely with customers to define requirements, with product teams to create a product roadmap, and with internal stakeholders and external partners to define and execute a go-to-market strategy. Your efforts will be focused on the value of Unity for animation, production tool development, workflows, and other solutions. This will include helping to develop our long-term strategy, keeping a pulse on what the industry customers require from real-time and Unity, and keeping an eye on the competitive landscape.  You will be working with our partners to help make their ecosystems a place where Unity developers, artists, and storytellers can thrive.

Unity for realtime storytelling is a new and exciting objective. Unity is dedicated to helping our users get the most out of any medium or device which they target - whether CG animation, VFX, volumetric sports replays,  immersive location-based entertainment, or interactive streaming… Unity can help them succeed in realizing their vision. Come join us and help empower millions of our users to do just that.

Responsibilities

  • Work with customers and internal product teams to define roadmaps and corresponding revenue-based business cases for M&E solutions, including but not limited to AR-VR-LBE entertainment, animation, asset management, cloud workflows, broadcast, virtual production tools, and visual effects
  • Work with Innovation Group and lighthouse customers to document problem space, develop prototypes and use-cases, prioritizing data and market sizing to ensure feature requirements solve problems for all, and empower our widest possible number of users
  • Work with leading solution integrators, technology partners and platform providers to develop the ecosystems customers depend upon to deploy at scale
  • Cross-functionally work with internal Unity teams and partners to ensure that product knowledge, templates and plans transfer from R&D to internal Unity org, confirming GTM readiness to scale both Product and Service business for M&E
  • Be an authority on the market and competitive landscape and keep internal teams informed on relevant changes and emergent trends

Requirements

  • Product Management or equivalent experience related to high fidelity 3D rendering
  • Successfully developed and guided new market research and strategy, delivery of products, including a proven ability to champion product enhancements through to successful launch
  • Experience with digital pipelines for film, animation and AR-VR content
  • Relationships with leading producers and production houses and a deep understanding of how this ecosystem and its workflows

Bonus points

  • Experience with one or more real-time 3D engines
  • Experience with variant management and configuration
  • Experience building developer tools or platforms
  • Excellent business logic, product management, communication, and leadership skills.
  • A collaborator that works well in team environments
  • Have the ability to build a business case around a product or service

Who we are

Unity is the creator of the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, giving users the most powerful and accessible tools to create, operate, and monetize experiences for the real-time world. Unity empowers anyone, regardless of skill level and industry, to create 3D visual content using world-class technology, operate using resources that maximize ease-of-use, and monetize, so that they can find success with their creations.

The company’s 1,000 person development team keeps Unity at the forefront of development by working alongside partners such as Google, Facebook, Oculus, Autodesk, and Microsoft to ensure optimized support for the latest releases and platforms. Made with Unity experiences reach nearly 3 billion devices worldwide and have been installed more than 34 billion times in the last 12 months. For more information, please visit www.unity.com

Unity is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. If there are preparations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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