Open Position: Product Manager

Position: Product Manager

Location: Brooklyn, NY

Posting Date: October 29, 2019

About the Position

If you can ruthlessly prioritize, balance the needs of customers and stakeholders and have a knack for both evidence-based decision making and working with cutting-edge technology, then we have a job for you!

BlockApps is looking for an Industry Product Manager to help set the long-term vision and strategy for our Company’s products, communicate this strategy to all relevant individuals and stakeholders, and gather and analyze data and business intelligence to inform the evolution of your product roadmaps.

Job Responsibilities

  • Work with senior management to develop product requirements and roadmaps
  • Determine industries needs and desires and coordinate with engineering, marketing and other teams to evaluate whether customer’s needs and desires can be met
  • Generate produce requirements documentation and production timetables, pricing, and time-integrated plans for product delivery
  • Collect and analyze feedback and input from customers, stakeholders and other team members to shape the requirements and features of the end products and find ways to expand market reach
  • Ensure products and releases are launched correctly and on schedule
  • Make creative recommendations to expand product base and vision
  • Review product specifications and requirements to recommend the nature and scope of present and future product lines and appraise senior management of new product ideas and/or product or packaging changes you’d recommend
  • Develop and implement product strategies consistent with the Company’s vision
  • Assess market competition by comparing the Company’s product to competitors’ products
  • Obtain product market share by working with the Sales department to develop product sales strategies
  • Assess product market data by calling on customers with field salespeople and evaluate sales call results
  • Provide senior management with short and long term product sales forecasts
  • Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
  • Conduct Product demonstrations
  • Create product sheets and objection management sheets for Sales staff

Skills & Qualifications

Overall

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field required; MBA or equivalent desirable
  • Three or more years of product management experience
  • Detail-oriented
  • Experience with continuous integration
  • Thrive in collaborative environment
  • Analytical and strong organizational skills, with excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Business strategy experience
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Creative thinking skills
  • Product lifecycle management experience
  • Background in software development and program management
  • Leadership abilities
  • Experience in Agile teams
  • Expertise in conflict resolution

Technology

  • REST API design
  • Sketch and/or Adobe products
  • Agile software delivery
  • Powerpoint
  • SQL
  • Software architecture
  • CSS & HTML
  • Javascript
  • Technical Documentation
  • Azure/AWS

Nice to have, but not required

  • Solidity or other blockchain development experience
  • Docker experience
  • Experience with distributed systems

How to Apply

Email us at [email protected] with:

  • Subject: Application – Product Manager – [your name]
  • Resumé in attachment
  • Optionally, a cover letter in attachment or the body of the email

Please allow 2-5 business days for a response.

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