Head of Game Design and Monetisation (f/m/x)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Hamburg (Hybrid)

Your tasks

As Head of Game Design and Monetisation (f/m/x) you are pushing the boundaries of game design and monetisation (including our LiveOps content pipeline and AdMonetisation) and support their integration process. You will orchestrate a powerful unit working towards joint business goals and directly report to the CPO. This role requires a unique blend of creativity, strategic thinking, leadership, and an understanding of game design in combination with game economics.

Together with your unit, the respective Product Leads of our groundbreaking strategy games and in cooperation with Marketing, Analytics and Development teams you will drive topline impacting business innovation across mobile apps, web and Steam.

Leadership & Strategy: Form a powerful business-oriented unit by overseeing game designers and monetisation managers across all products, enhance team visibility, efficiency and manage P&L.

Game Design: Sharpen the vision and game design of our existing and upcoming titles. Drive Bytro's game design to deliver enticing, long-living and marketable games to players while aligning with technical decisions and market trends

Monetisation: Enhance ARPU and refine monetisation strategies. Bring our games to match and outperform our top competitors by leveraging the complete player base over their whole lifetime.

Cross-Functional Collaboration: Consultation and communication with various stakeholders from inside the team to the CEO. Ensure collaboration across different departments and levels of the organisation to ensure alignment with the company's strategic objectives.

Team Development & Management: Lead and develop a skilled team to efficiently achieve ambitious goals in time.  Provide mentorship in methodologies, personal growth and career development.

Your profile
  • Several years of experience in a game design or monetization roles, with a proven track record in game development and monetization in the free-to-play mobile game environment.

  • Proven understanding of game economics and how to tie it to live ops in a Games as a Service setting."

  • A customer-centric mindset with a passion for creating great games and driving sustained growth.

  • Strong leadership skills with experience in team development and management.

  • Excellent problem-solving skills, empathy, emotional intelligence, and understanding of economic processes in gaming.

  • Strong analytical skills and a data-driven mindset, combined with excellent cross-discipline collaboration abilities.

  • Fluent in English, with effective communication and leadership skills.

What we offer

Inclusive Culture 

At Bytro, we actively champion diversity, inclusion, and empowerment through our actions and culture. We ensure an environment of equal opportunities for all, celebrating a community where people of all ages, genders, abilities, and orientations are welcomed and valued. Our commitment to diversity is reflected in our team, which includes colleagues from over 30 different countries, fostering a richly multicultural and international workplace.

Office Life

Enjoy flexible work hours for a great work-life balance. We believe in hybrid work: work from our fully equipped office in St. Pauli with home office option. Our office offers you a variety of snacks and beverages and for an affordable commute we subsidize your HVV ticket.
We love dogs - you do too? Bring your furry friend to the office. Just make sure to speak to the other dog parents first to ensure they all get along and there are not too many in each office at the same time. 

Career Growth

Passion drives our work, and we offer tailored growth opportunities for everyone. Our Bytro Career Path offers a structured career model to support your professional goals. In addition, we offer a variety of training and access to professional learning platforms as well as language courses.

More than just colleagues

Work hard, play hard: We genuinely like each other and enjoy spending time together. May it be during After-Work Drinks where we gather to unwind or during Board Game Nights which can get competitive but are always fun - regular events small or big are a huge part of our culture.
About us

“Connect and Challenge Players. Anytime. Anywhere.”

At Bytro, our mission is to develop high-quality strategy games that are accessible to players worldwide. Game development, for us, is a promise of fun and entertainment – it’s what drives us every day.

As a proud member of the Swedish Stillfront Group, we create grand strategy games enjoyed by over 50 million registered players across 150 countries in 13 languages. Our office, located in Hamburg’s iconic St. Pauli district, offers a breathtaking 360° view of the harbor and the Elbe River, with convenient access to public transportation.

Our team is diverse and international, fostering a culture of open communication and flat hierarchies. We support the autonomous work of our agile teams, ensuring each employee contributes meaningfully to our success. We believe in efficient work and collective achievement.

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To enhance our great team we are looking for you!
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