Jan-Michel Saaksmeier

Basic

Hamburg, Germany

Skills

game developement
producing
game design
Virtual reality
Mobile Games
games as a service
monetization strategies
Leadership
vision keeping
projectmanagement (cert. Scrummaster)
also interested in:videogames
game market analysis
mobile games
viral marketing
gamification
g-commerce
media design
publishing
outsourcing
online games
browser/social games
ICO
Blockchain

Timeline

Professional experience for Jan-Michel Saaksmeier

  • Current 3 years and 8 months, since May 2018

    Vice President Product

    VRiday/Nexr

  • 11 months, Jun 2017 - Apr 2018

    Production Director

    Spil Games

  • 2 years and 1 month, Jul 2015 - Jul 2017

    Director of Licensing

    Spil Games

  • 7 months, Nov 2016 - May 2017

    (Interim) Executive Producer

    Spil Games

  • 7 months, Jan 2015 - Jul 2015

    Head of Publishing

    Bigpoint GmbH

  • 1 year and 10 months, Mar 2013 - Dec 2014

    Director of Game Conception

    Bigpoint GmbH

  • 8 months, Aug 2012 - Mar 2013

    Managing Director "New Game Development"

    Bigpoint GmbH

    Responsible for all new game developements & Bigpoints game development process

  • 8 months, Jan 2012 - Aug 2012

    Executive Producer

    Bigpoint Gmbh

    Responsible for all new game developements & parts of bigpoints existing game portfolio . Also for the further evolution of the producing department and it's producers.

  • 2 years and 7 months, Jun 2009 - Dec 2011

    Producer - Online / Social Games

    Bigpoint GmbH

    building up bigpoints social game department starting with: www.FARMERAMA.com & www.Zoomumba.com

  • 9 months, Sep 2008 - May 2009

    Gamedesign, UI-Design, Balancing

    University - Project "Shahmat"

  • 1 year and 8 months, Oct 2007 - May 2009

    Marketing Freelancer

    PAVONE AG

    Webdesign, E-Marketing, SEO , Podcasts, UI Design, Corporated Identity & Design

  • 2 years and 1 month, Oct 2005 - Oct 2007

    Werksstudent Vertrieb

    Stute Nahrungsmittelwerke

  • 2003 - 2007

    Freier Mitarbeiter Webdesign

    M2 Media

    Flash, Webdesign, Photoshop, 3D Studio

  • 2001 - 2002

    Freier Mitarbeiter Redaktion

    Radio HF

Educational background for Jan-Michel Saaksmeier

  • 5 years and 2 months, Mar 2004 - Apr 2009

    Wirtschaftsinformatik

    Universität Paderborn

    Projektmanagement, Marketing und Usability Diplomarbeit: "Markenkommunikation auf Basis von Web 2.0 Technologien für Softwareunternehmen"

Languages

  • German

    First language

  • English

    Fluent

Wants

old & new friends
New Challenges

Interests

all kind of video
online & board games; social networks; movies; novels; meeting with friends; soccer

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