Director of Product

About Us

Chess.com is the platform of choice for tens of millions of chess players in 165 countries and in 70 languages! We love the game and are focused on building awesome products to serve our community. We are currently building out 10+ major products, and working on dozens of other smaller product initiatives. We need someone who can help lead our product team as we work hard to deliver on our roadmap. We have historically built products based on our passion, instinct, and what sounds awesome to us. That has led to a beloved platform full of features! We want to shift to a more mature product organization based on a full product lifecycle of rapid iteration, testing, measurement, product marketing, and continuous improvement. 

About You

You love building things. You have been working on software or gaming products for years, and it would be a dream for you to use your talent and experience to work on chess. You want to work for a passion-driven company full of warm, funny, brilliant, diverse humans. 

What You’ll Do

  • Work with our CPO and CEO to plan and execute the product roadmap

  • Support and grow our amazing team of PMs

  • Help us build out our Product Marketing capabilities

  • Implement a deeper culture of testing and measuring

Preferred Skills

  • 5+ years of product ownership / project management at a major tech or gaming company

  • Understanding of chess and current chess products and features on the market

  • Chess player

  • Lifelong learner

About the Opportunity

  • This is a full-time position

  • We are 100% remote (work from anywhere!)

  • This is open to applicants who can work in the USA



You can learn more about us here:

https://www.chess.com/blog/erik/how-chess-com-s-100-person-virtual-team-works-together

https://www.chess.com/about