• Games Industry

    Recruiting in the games industry is well known to be both fiercely competitive and data metrics driven. Effective recruiting leadership and efficient processes have a huge impact.

     

    ZWD games industry customer projects:

    Serve as Interim Head of Talent Acquisition. Jobvite Re-configuration. Workday Integration.

    Mobile Social Games. San Francisco, California

     

    Led the North American recruiting team through a period of process improvement and resource realignment. Extensive reconfiguration of global implementation of Jobvite. Led projects to integrate Jobvite with Workday HRIS and Okta SSO, in partnership with IT, HR, and systems integrator. Initiated and advised project to revamp the careers website, including implementation of Jobvite Brand mobile apply module. Documented process changes. Recruited for Director of Talent Acquisition.

     

    Jobvite Re-configuration. Workflows redesign. Data cleanup.

    Mobile Social Games. San Francisco, California

     

    As one of Jobvite's earliest, large customers, Zynga's incrementally altered configuration had not kept up with the needs of the business and the expectations of its new recruiting leadership. Revamped the various workflows for professional and university recruiting. Re-implemented the offer request, approval, and letter generation process for global utilization. Extensive cleanup of requisition and candidate data fields and records. Build reports using the legacy and new reports platform. Troubleshot data integrations with Workday and LinkedIn.

     

    Fitbit website

    Custom Jobvite Administrator Training.

    Mobile Social Games. San Francisco, California

     

    Provided custom Jobvite administrator training onsite to KIXEYE recruiting team leaders in support of intense recruiting period.

     

    Jobvite Consultation. Corporate Integration.

    Mobile Social Games. Burlingame, California

     

    Advised recruiting team on business process and Jobvite configuration best practices. During a later project, project manage the integration of Crowdstar Jobvite operations as part of a corporate acquisition.

     

     

    Beats Music website

    Before ZWD: Head of Recruiting. Recruiting Team Growth. Jobvite Implementation.

    Mobile Social Games Studio. Mobile Social Network. San Francisco, California

     

    Prior to founding ZWD, Mason Wong served as the head of recruiting for GREE International, the North American subsidiary of leading Japanese mobile games company GREE. Rapidly grew the recruiting team. Implemented Jobvite. Trained all staff and new hires on recruiting process, employee referrals, and Jobvite. Led recruiting programs for the mobile social network GREE Games (following the integration of OpenFeint) and mobile games studio. Integrated recruiting operations with Funzio.

     

  • Mason Wong

    For over 20 years, Mason led technical recruiting teams throughout San Francisco and Silicon Valley, including serving as the head of global recruiting for many tech firms.

     

    Since December 2007, Mason has been a repeat customer of Jobvite, including implementation, training delivery, and system administration. Mason has presented at five Jobvite Summits, worked as a contractor on Jobvite's Implementation team, and advised Jobvite's Product team.

     

    Mason earned his bachelor's degree in mathematics from the University of California at Berkeley.

     

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