Senior Product Manager

Location: San Bruno, CA

Position Description

  • Gather input from a variety of internal and external sources to define product concepts
  • Work in close collaboration with our engineers and business owners to manage product/project related tasks
  • Respond to the needs of customers throughout the development process
  • Develop detailed requirements, feature definitions and implementation plans
  • Compose clear, succinct user stories that capture user empathy as part of an Agile project framework
  • Manage product backlog and user story priorities
  • Participate on cross-functional teams during the entire lifecycle of product development
  • Proactively identify problems that arise, outline options, recommend solutions and escalate as needed
  • Champion the needs of business teams and stakeholders throughout the development process, ensuring that what is delivered meets the original goals and objectives of the project
  • Convincingly communicate product solutions and benefits to customers and stakeholders
  • Hands on experience in converting business requirements into actionable requirement for engineering teams
  • Gather business requirements, write BRDs, functional specification, User flows, System flows, Technical Specification including API specifications
  • Define the metrics that measure product success and use data to drive decisions
  • Will be heavily involved with business and marketing teams in customer research activities including market research, usability testing, live on-site experiments and analysis of site analytics
  • Aid in leading a team of highly technical developers & testers as part of an agile scrum team

 

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, Engineering or related field
  • 5+ years of relevant experience preferably in an agile development environment or 4 years hands-on software development experience
  • 2 years’ experience in product management with proven track record of delivering top notch products that delight users
  • Domain knowledge in e-commerce, retail, online advertising and/or analytics
  • Strong execution skills and ability to drive throughout the product lifecycle, from concept to launch
  • Ability to develop and implement a business strategy and make dynamic adjustments as landscapes shift
  • Strong technical knowledge and an ability to influence engineering decisions
  • Strong presentation and written/oral communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to draw insight from data