Sr. Product Manager, TeamForge
South San Francisco, CA
CollabNet is actively seeking an outstanding Product Manager to join a growing and exciting team.
This position will be primarily responsible for spearheading and product managing an end-to-end user experience refresh across CollabNet’s flagship product, TeamForge. Given the profound nature of the changes required to achieve our user experience objectives, the person who fills this role will have a unique opportunity to put their fingerprints on the future of collaborative software development.
The ideal candidate is someone who has had experience as a champion of user experience, has a history of delivering successful products, and thrives in a dynamic, cutting edge technology environment. If you are interested in joining the company that invented Subversion® and are passionate about improving the daily lives of 100,000s of users in the age of consumerized IT, this may be just the job for you!
This role reports directly to the SVP, Product Management.
Work directly with customers, users, stakeholders, and Product Management leadership to define and communicate a cohesive user experience roadmap for our flagship product, TeamForge
Work directly with internal and external strategists, interaction designers, and visual designers to define, contextualize, facilitate, and bless emerging application designs and implementations
Author epics and user stories (accompanied by high-fidelity mockups and style guides) that can be effectively injected into the global engineering workstream using agile development methods
Conspicuously evangelize, energize, and communicate user experience progress internally and externally, from company all-hands meetings to customer advisory board meetings
Conduct in-depth competitive analysis to identify gaps, emerging conventions, and areas where strategic innovation in the area of user experience is both merited and fruitful
Work closely with Product Marketing to generate outbound messaging that will guide the development of marketing collateral, white papers, presentations, and demo materials
Above all, champion the needs of the user throughout the development process, ensuring that what gets delivered in fact improves the daily lives of the 100,000s of users of TeamForge
Bachelor’s degree in engineering or business field required. UX or ID degree is a huge plus.
Minimum of 5 years of experience in a high-tech software product management environment
Proven track record as a product leader who can think strategically and execute methodically
Proven track record of delivering software applications with world class user experience
Superior evangelism, communication, presentation, and requirements specification skills
Experience with ALM, development tools, and agile workflow is a definite plus (if not a must)