TellApart is looking for a leader to help create an enterprise-grade portal that leverages marketing insights from petabytes of data. To excel in the position you should be a data-driven person who loves building awesome products. Not only do you thrive in environments with lots of data, you're also just as passionate about creating rich user experiences that your users love. And it's this duality that makes you shine because you're equally comfortable making fact-based decisions as you are relying on your own production intuitions--and you can make the tough calls in either scenario!
As an impact player, you're always able to an eye on the big picture, even when you're sweating through specifics. And since data is the true lifeblood of our business--this is a unique opportunity for you to employ your passion, raw intellectual horsepower, relevant experience (including a flair for design), and work ethic to develop innovative, industry-leading solutions for TellApart. As a product champion, you will uncover new market opportunities and understand customer needs well enough to ensure the right things are always being built. Since you excel at capturing the essence of success, you almost seem to have an uncanny ability to translate key requirements into a format that engineering teams love--which is why you excel at aligning, shaping, scoping, building, delivering, and evangelizing great products.
Your impact on the business:
As a Product Manager, your job will be critical as you will be responsible for the v1 launch of a new portal, which will revolutionize the way our customers interact with our products (and big data platform).
Specifically, you would:
Own the product development cycle from Initial Concept to Market Leader (while growing within the role and expanding its scope as well)
Excite customers by creating solutions that generate deep, strategic value
Make sure the right things are built by working with internal and external customers to capture what success looks like and translate those requirements into a form that the internal product team can act on
Manage product development and user experience professionals
Define, measure, and socialize success metrics for the product
Monitor competitors’ market strategies and main product features to identify key areas of competitive differentiation and innovation for TellApart's products
And, ideally, you bring:
At least 3 years technical product management for large-scale, web-based systems/portals
Previous experience with (or strong exposure to) UXD/IXD (i.e., you have a proven ability to ensure users are delighted)
Proven leadership skills capable of motivating and directing a large cross-functional team
Deep passion about technology and marketing
A curious mind that can create and improve user experiences
Excellent communication skills with business and technical teams
Previous experience building data-driven / analytics-focused products is a strong plus
Experience working in an agile development environment (scrum preferred)
Bachelor’s degree in a technical field (e.g., computer science, mathematics, etc.)
A little about us:
TellApart helps many of the world’s most successful retailers unlock the power of their customer data by applying the latest advances in cloud computing, predictive analytics, and machine learning. Our Customer Data Platform collects and analyzes massive amounts of data to power an integrated suite of marketing solutions that delivers personalized shopping experiences for 100s of millions of consumers in real time.
TellApart is backed by Greylock Partners and Bain Capital Ventures. Several of technology’s top executives have also invested in TellApart, including: Ron Conway (SV Angel), Dick Costolo (CEO, Twitter), Reid Hoffman (Founder & Chairman, LinkedIn), Jeff Jordan (former CEO, OpenTable), Phil Libin (CEO, Evernote) and Mike Walrath (former CEO, RightMedia). David Rosenblatt (former CEO, DoubleClick) is also an executive advisor.
A little about you:
Attraction to problem solving: You love to solve puzzles and unearth creative solutions. You are a critical thinker.
Success shipping a product: You've worked on a product before and have a good sense of UI, user behavior, and the product life cycle.
Entrepreneurial itch: You have or want to start a company. You are excited about working at a startup.
Prioritization skills: You know how to create a roadmap and weigh the costs and benefits of each decision.
Interpersonal skills: You are a clear communicator (both written and spoken) and people enjoy working with you.
Product judgment: You have a strong intuition for what products should look like.
Technical inclination: You have a computer science or analytical degree and can communicate well with engineers. You may also have experience with Hive and SQL.
Leadership track record: You know how to provide guidance and organize teams.
A little about everyone:
TellApart is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer with a commitment to workplace diversity. All qualified individuals are welcome to apply. Employment with TellApart is based solely upon one's individual merit and qualifications directly related to professional competence. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, citizenship, or disability. And we will make all reasonable accommodations to meet our obligations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and state disability laws.
TellApart - 5 months ago