Platform.sh · Jan 6th 2020
We're looking to grow our Product and engineering group with an experienced Technical Product Manager. The ideal candidate has been in technical roles (e.g. developer), and is now keen to be a strong enabler in enabling processes with an accent on communication and collaboration.
We have over the past year transformed our product organisation, forming initiative teams and core-component teams which maintain and develop the underlying capabilities.
You will bring the experience to help us structure our way of working across engineering teams, reduce the amount of competing priorities, and facilitate in building critical paths alongside product managers.
Your strength is in being an enabler, in the first few months you will have helped coordinated delivery across teams, aligned the roadmap with technical capabilities and capacity, provided insightful overviews to various teams and worked intensely with the inner technical workings of Platform.
Your mission will be supported by a strong group of engineering, designers and marketing specialists - delivering on a roadmap that helps to enable our product to evolve so it becomes ever more scalable, stable, joyful.. and profitable for our developer audience.
Help the core-engineering team define its strategy and enable all the teams around you to work together to deliver it
Focus on features that help grow our revenue, streamline our operations and give more visibility and control to the different internal stakeholders and develop the KPIs and feedback loops that allow us to continuously improve those.
Work hand in hand with engineering and design to make sure we always keep our eyes on the ball, maintain at all times a critical path to delivering value fast. Work with other product managers to be sure we focus on the big-picture.
Turn feature releases into a repeatable process that can deliver quality results time after time
Participate in tasks including market research, prototyping, usability testing, customer feedback loops and data analysis
Write key documents including: roadmap documents, feature briefs, release notes
Maintain the right balance between effective processes and autonomous workflows
You have 5+ years as a Technical Manager or similar role.
Demonstrated experience leading cross-functional remote teams
Iterative mindset with a bias toward action and improvement
Familiarity with both design and development agile methodologies
Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
Familiarity with developer engineering workflows
Strong troubleshooting and analytical thinking skills
Preferred can also be strong experience in cloud environments, continuous integration workflows and infrastructure observability.
This is a remote job. Work from anywhere!
We are a worldwide distributed team and are looking for a product manager who can perform well working remotely. You’ll need to be able to effectively collaborate across time zones while being given a high level of independence and autonomy.