Product Manager, Platform

Remote - Berlin, Berlin, Germany

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Posted 1 month ago

Carry1st is the leading publisher of mobile games in Africa. Founded in 2018, the company serves the world's fastest-growing mobile market with over 1 billion users. Carry1st unlocks distribution and monetization in the region with proprietary payments technology, social gaming expertise, and local capabilities. Last year, Carry1st had the #1 free-to-play game in Nigeria and Kenya (beating out Candy Crush!). Now we’re looking to scale multiple titles to hundreds of millions of users across the globe.

As a Product Manager, Platform, you will be responsible for leading development of Carry1st’s platform and tools to drive growth, interoperability, and monetization of our apps. From cross-border payments systems to user identity management, you will own a wide range of projects, leading engineers, designers, and data scientists to achieve our collective goals.

You will…

  • Lead the ideation and technical development of services to support our platform of apps
  • Translate platform strategy into detailed requirements and prototypes
  • Work closely with engineering teams to build and iterate services
  • Work closely with payment partners to integrate their services effectively and securely
  • Define and analyze metrics that inform the success of products and backend services


What makes you a great candidate?

  • Proven experience of product management experience on software
  • Functional expertise with respect to payment services and/or CRM
  • Technical background with understanding and/or hands-on development experience
  • Data / results-driven orientation
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Bonus: Experience working on developer-focused SDKs, APIs, services, and toolchains


  • Ability to lead on high stakes, industry changing products
  • Nearly unlimited room for career growth with support along the way
  • Equity ownership

Carry1st is a remote-friendly company. We hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it's the right thing to do, but because it makes our company stronger. Join us!

Learn more about Carry1st…

  • Forbes interview with Cordel Robbin-Coker about Carry1’st ambitions
  • TechCrunch announced that Carry1st raised $4M to catalyze gaming in Africa
  • interview with Lucy Hoffman about publishing landscape
Job tags: Engineering Product management Prototypes
Job region(s): Europe Remote/Anywhere