About the job
As a Games Merchandising Manager, you will impact millions of users everyday by contributing to the editorial strategy and be an advocate of Play’s editorial voice for games across the store. You will be an expert in mobile games, and will be able to understand what content is compelling for users.
Your initial focus will be on researching, curating, writing, and editing games content for long and short format for the Editors’ Choice program. You will also partner with Merchandisers across different regions to help them develop compelling content for seasonal and engagement campaigns. You will also be familiar with content publishing systems.
Google Play offers music, movies, books, apps and games for devices, powered by the cloud. It syncs across devices and on the web. As part of the Android and Mobile team, Googlers working on Google Play do everything from engineering our backend systems, to shaping product strategy, to forming great content partnerships. They make it possible for people to do things like buy an ebook or song on their Android phone, then have it instantly available on their laptop. The Google Play team enhances the Android ecosystem by giving developers and partners a premium store where they can reach millions of users.
Due to the current health crisis related to COVID-19 and the escalating visa/travel restrictions in place, we're currently unable to extend offers to anyone who cannot work from Japan due to lockdown visa/travel restrictions, or other restrictive measures until further notice. Consequently, we will be prioritizing candidates who can start in this location by set date as expected. We're keeping the situation under review and would adjust our position should the restrictive measures be removed later on.