Does the challenge and ownership that comes from contributing to large, cross-organizational projects and initiatives for the world’s leading Data Activation System excite you? Do you enjoy working in an entrepreneurial environment, solving complex technical problems and delivering innovative solutions? Do you want to change the way a multi-billion dollar industry activates its data? We have a vacancy for an experienced Product Manager to work on our core Data Management Platform.
BlueKai’s Platform Product Manager will contribute to the creation of product specifications and the implementation of new features for the BlueKai Data Activation System. This position involve working effectively in a cross functional environment to deliver high quality products and to manage the products through the product lifecycle. The Product Manager will obtain exposure to the entire product development process from the initial ideation through to product launch, marketing, and success validation. The Platform Product Manager responsibilities will include performing competitive analysis, gathering market requirements, writing product requirements, assisting with product marketing, and cross-functional training.
In this role you will work with engineers, product management, UX design and internal business stakeholders to ensure successful delivery of projects. Candidates should have a technical background, be detail-oriented, and have excellent problem solving abilities. You should not only be passionate about delivering effective, on-time solutions, but should also be obsessed with contributing to the development of high-performance teams through rigorous goal-setting, disciplined attention to performance metrics, continuous process improvement, and mentorship. This is a high impact position that will directly contribute to BlueKai's continued leadership. Come join our team and get ready to work hard, have fun and make history!
Deep understanding of product requirements and strategy through written material including MRDs/PRDs and partnership with UX design
Ownership of productization and operationalization of BlueKai's Data Management Platform features, tools, and projects
Collaboration across product management, business stakeholders and development teams to set technical milestones that make the most efficient use of resources and technologies while maintaining alignment with the product roadmap and requirements
Assess risks, anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, make tradeoffs, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints
Leading cross-functional development teams through decomposition of requirements from product managers and business owners, design, delivery, and support of software projects
Working with product managers and business owners to gather user feedback and customer data to dive deep and find development opportunities and drive continuous improvement
4+ years of relevant work experience in technical product and project management for internet-related software applications
Demonstrable ability to engage and influence development teams on design and technical levels
Undergraduate degree in computer science, software-product management, or equivalent. Mix of business + technology is preferred
You always focus on the best solution for the customer
Will take ownership of your projects. Sometimes this means building high-level strategic initiatives, sometimes this means rolling up your sleeves and diving into the technical details.
You are right, a lot. You have great instincts, make great decisions quickly, and course-correct when you aren't.
All of your colleagues wonder how they ever delivered projects without you, they trust and rely on your work
When you find chaos you don't rest until it’s organized