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Sr. Director, Gaming

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Date: Jun 3, 2021

Location: San Francisco, US

Company: Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

Join the leader in entertainment innovation and help us design the future. At Dolby, science meets art, and high tech means more than computer code. As a member of the Dolby team, you’ll see and hear the results of your work everywhere, from movie theaters to smartphones. We continue to revolutionize how people create, deliver, and enjoy entertainment worldwide. To do that, we need the absolute best talent. We’re big enough to give you all the resources you need, and small enough so you can make a real difference and earn recognition for your work. We offer a collegial culture, challenging projects, and excellent compensation and benefits.



Senior Director, Gaming Business


Dolby is looking for a leader to head and grow our Gaming business. We provide audio and imaging solutions to game developers and gaming devices (consoles, PCs, smartphones) that improve the gaming experience. Our current offerings include Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision for games.



-    This is the role at Dolby that has primary responsibility for Gaming revenue and products
-    Responsible for setting the vision for Dolby’s gaming business and for executing towards fulfilling the vision
-    Grow the business in terms of both revenue and scope of products
-    Lead a team of product managers that identify market opportunities and define products. Creates a well-defined long-term product roadmap.     
-    Collaborate with other key functions (engineering, marketing, sales, developer relations, research) to deliver value to the industry and grow the Dolby business
-    A key determinant of success in this role is the ability of this leader to work with their team and others to define concrete offerings of value from Dolby for the gaming industry. An example of this is the following – “spatial audio in gaming” which is an offering of value that Dolby is uniquely positioned to deliver. Bringing that “offering of value” to market requires multiple products from Dolby, that the gaming team defines and builds.


-    Deep knowledge of the gaming industry and the culture of gaming. Will very likely have worked multiple years in gaming.
-    Technical expertise equivalent to a bachelor’s degree in computer science or electrical engineering
-    Evidence of ability to build and collaboratively lead teams that are comprised of individuals that directly report into this role as well as individuals who don’t
-    Demonstrated impact in prior roles. Drives results and shows propensity to act.
-    Strong desire and demonstrated ability to deliver business growth through new product development.
-    Ability to communicate well internally (across, up and down in the org) and externally



Dolby will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of San Francisco Police Code, Article 49, and Administrative Code, Article 12


Equal Employment Opportunity:
Dolby is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our success depends on the combined skills and talents of all our employees. We are committed to making employment decisions without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, family status, medical condition, disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws and ordinances.

Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland