Senior Product Manager

Role Overview

Our Product Manager will determine and oversee delivery of the strategy and roadmap for our products to achieve business outcomes and financial objectives. Their responsibilities include coordinating with IT, business, and financial stakeholders to set priorities, manage new development and operations, and provide direction as well as oversight to product teams.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop a deep understanding of business goals and processes to inform product priorities and improvement recommendations.
  • Develop strong relationships and regularly communicate with product stakeholders and customers to shape the product strategy and surface and prioritize needs.
  • Lead product strategy, planning, and life cycle management efforts.
  • Monitor business, market, and technology trends to inform product strategy and proactively propose new solutions.
  • Establish product roadmaps and release plans that satisfy requirements and achieve business outcomes.
  • Contribute to translating business requirements into actionable product and technical requirements.
  • Continuously monitor and evaluate product performance and proactively champion product improvements.
  • Determine internal and contract/external resources and skills required for the product team to deliver on the product roadmap.
  • Guide the product engineering team to scope, plan and deliver work, applying established delivery methodologies (e.g., agile methods) and best practices (e.g., reusability).
  • Proactively identify and resolve blockers to achieve business objectives for the product, including technical and resourcing challenges.
  • Ensure alignment and adherence to corporate, financial and IT standards (e.g., architecture, compliance, security).
  • Increase adoption and consumption of product capabilities.
  • Manage investment decision making and finances for the product, taking a return-on-investment approach to increasing the value while minimizing product costs.
  • Serve as product manager for multiple, related products.
  • Define, track, and communicate relevant KPIs for the product to measure performance and contribution to business goals and strategy.

Skills and Competencies

  • Relationship building and collaboration skills across diverse and matrixed stakeholders and customers.
  • Ability to surface, prioritize, and balance multiple stakeholder priorities.
  • Strong project management skills to manage multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously.
  • Experience determining and overseeing software development initiatives and estimating resource requirements.
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills, including experience leveraging data to inform decision making and independently solving software engineering problems.
  • Expertise in strategic thinking and strong business acumen.
  • Strong experience in understanding business partner and client needs.
  • Demonstrated success in defining and building products.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate complex technical information in a condensed manner to various stakeholders verbally and in writing.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent years of experience).
  • 6+ years of product management or related experience.
  • Background and product management experience in Cybersecurity is preferred.

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