Web Product Manager
Job Requisition Number: 35827
New York - USA
Bloomberg's core web product group is seeking an experienced internet product manager to drive features across the Bloomberg.com and Businessweek.com sites.This product manager will independently and with their team drive the strategy, concept, and execution for features that provide the best possible media/news experience to our users. They will manage the product life cycle from planning to execution, and ongoing improvements to the infrastructure. We are looking for a candidate who has proven their ability to think independently within an internet environment and who has been challenged with many of the issues facing media sites today.
-Independently and with their team drive product efforts for Bloomberg.com and Businessweek.com
-Develop and manage concepts, business models, project plans, and road-maps for web and mobile content management system and editorial publishing tools
-Partner with the engineering, marketing, editorial and other teams to develop and manage products.
-Manage requirement and design creation for your products.
-Manage prioritization and trade-offs among features, user experience and performance.
-Pro-actively identify and resolve strategic and tactical issues.
The successful candidate will demonstrate:
-Strong ownership and capability to take a product from concept to reality.
-Ability to think critically about poorly defined problems and come up with original solutions.
-Ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously.
-Ability to think strategically and execute methodically; Strong team orientation.
-Superior verbal and written communications skills; Demonstrated ability to lead others.
-Ability to work in a fast-paced environment where continuous innovation is the norm.
-3+ years recent and relevant experience as an web product manager related to media, communications, news, technology or business services
-Excellent project management skills
-Experience managing multiple large data driven projects simultaneously
-Demonstrated success defining and launching high quality products in a media or media-related company
-Good understanding of customer-focused design and usability principles
-Results-oriented with strong verbal and written communication skills
-Proven ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority
-Understanding of software architecture and experience working through the full software development life-cycle.
Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company's strength - delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately - is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 300,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg's enterprise solutions build on the company's core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government and Bloomberg New Energy Finance, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through television, radio, mobile, the Internet and two magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek and Bloomberg Markets, covers the world with more than 2,300 news and multimedia professionals at 146 bureaus in 72 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 13,000 people in 185 locations around the world.
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