VR Content Portfolio Director

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

The VR marketplace is exploding, and PIXO is leading the way in on-demand generation and adoption in our industry. With our groundbreaking PIXO Apex™ platform, we provide comprehensive, end-to-end VR content, distribution, and management solutions for enterprise. PIXO VR is a rapidly growing company focused on growth of our employees and our business. Due to our aggressive growth plan, every employee has the opportunity to advance their knowledge and position with PIXO VR through hard work and initiative. We offer a culture of personal accountability and reward that with generous benefits and time off as well as a flexible work environment. This position can be either based in our headquarters in Royal Oak, Michigan or it can be remote based in the US. 

Job Overview

PIXO VR is searching for a VR Content Portfolio Director to join our team. Reporting to the COO, the VR Content Portfolio Director will manage the overall production, procurement and growth strategy for our VR training content library. Working with a team of game and instructional designers, VR engineers, 3D artists, QA resources and 3rd party content development teams, the VR Content Portfolio Director will ensure PIXO is delivering exceptional VR training content experiences to all our end users.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lead the Content Portfolio as an independent profit center with the goal of building a comprehensive, high quality VR training content library
  • Participate with executive leadership in defining a strategy for content development and procurement and then execute that strategy in collaboration with business development and the content team
  • Manage a portfolio of PIXO VR content development projects with multiple onshore and offshore development teams
  • Absorb and analyze customer feedback to drive improvements to content and partner with Apex and SDK Product Managers on overall product roadmaps
  • Support all third party developers integration with Apex and manage customer feedback process and Apex updates as needed
  • Identify potential timeline and resourcing constraints and develop risk mitigation techniques to minimize issues
  • Understand marketplace trends, competitive offerings, new products/technologies, and consumer behavior to identify opportunities to enhance PIXO’s content offerings
  • Foster a data-driven culture that emphasizes continuous testing, iterative design and development using product development lifecycle methodologies

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • 5+ years in software product and/or project management with proven track record of successful launches of new or updated products preferably within the iOS, Android, Windows operating systems or video game/virtual reality realm
  • Experience working with subscription products or services and/or learning applications a plus
  • Excellent communicator to senior-level executives and customers; able to adapt communication styles across audience and stakeholder groups
  • Direct experience managing project financial health, preferably across a portfolio of projects/products
  • Experience with different project lifecycle methodologies
  • Ability to multitask and manage deadlines in a cross-functional team while remaining detail-oriented
  • Strong technical experience working with emerging technologies, subscription systems, and platform integrations
  • Experience leading a diverse team including offshore and outsourced teams

Attributes

  • Focus on personal growth and self-awareness
  • Open minded and willing to encourage/accept opposing points of view
  • Positive outlook with a drive to meet and exceed goals
  • Collaborative, motivating and empowering leadership style
  • Passion around learning, growing and developing new solutions
  • Exhibits a natural bias to action 
  • Natural problem solver who identifies and owns issues proactively and mentors problem solving with their team

To apply for this job email your details to kevin.bailey@pixovr.com