Product Manager

| Chicago
At ParkWhiz, we’re looking to free people from the hassles of everyday travel by making it faster and easier to get where they need to go, so they can focus on the destination. Whether it’s enhancing our current mobile app experience or building an in-dash experience, we’re there.
We’re looking for someone to lead the growth and development of our one of our consumer-facing products. You will work directly with UX designers, researchers, interaction designers, product managers, and engineers in a fun, collaborative, agile environment.

You want to own your product and make it thrive. You must be willing to meticulously perfect every detail while keeping the vision alive and guiding everybody you work with toward delivering on the big picture. Our roadmap is stacked. If you’re hungry to drive a piece, we’d love to talk with you.

What you'll be doing:

  • Ownership of projects, from concept to rollout.
  • Collaborate with internal and external resources to create the stories that drive seamless experience in our web and mobile web platforms.
  • Perform quality testing of the product prior to new product releases.
  • Troubleshoot product issues and improve the product over time.
  • Creation & management of user stories and acceptance that clearly communicate detailed functionality and architecture.
  • Assist with the creation of wireframes that clearly convey product features and functionality to design team.
  • Communicate product requirements to developers and assist with the management of the development process.
  • Evaluate performance and results of your product changes, run A/B tests, iterate and then iterate some more.
  • Collaborate with Marketing and Sales on any required product rollout training and marketing materials.

What you bring to the table:

  • You’re innovative, flexible, and have a can-do attitude.
  • You’ve delivered amazing consumer-facing products.
  • You can think in terms of the big picture while delivering on the details.
  • You have experience at working through Agile software development and continuous discovery and delivery processes.
  • You do whatever it takes to make your product and team successful, whether that means hunting down that elusive metric or rallying the troops to iterate again because you know you can do better.
  • You are technical enough to ask engineers good questions about architecture and product decisions alike. Coding experience is a strong bonus.
  • You can pull your own numbers and dig deep on your product’s KPIs so that you’re empowered and enabled to track progress and make decisions quickly.
  • You communicate with empathy and exceptional precision.
  • You know how to influence decision making at all levels within an organization, and in a variety of contexts.
  • 5+ years in a product development role

Our Culture: The ParkWhiz Product Team consists of smart, innovative thinkers with a variety of backgrounds and talents. We come in to the office every day to create products people love using and to have fun while we do it. We have a firm, non-negotiable no jerk policy. We accept you for who you are and consider everyone on an equal opportunity basis without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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We’re in the West Loop, one block from Union Station and three blocks from Ogilvie. We’re easily accessible from the CTA and the Kennedy Expressway.
208 S Jefferson St Ste 403, Chicago, IL 60661

Insider's spotlight

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

We promote and foster a work-life balance for all employees at ParkWhiz. With a flexible work from home policy and unlimited PTO we strive to create an environment that produces an equitable experience.

Molly Morrison

Director of People & Culture

What projects are you most excited about?

We know from our best users that they want to book in-app, they want it to be as seamless as possible & they want to be in control. I'm excited about the work we're doing on voice interactions & enhancements within the app. We know it's about the destination, and we want to remove the hassles in getting there.

Elizabeth Lindemulder

Vice President of Product

What does career growth look like on your team?

Career development for every member of the Operations team is a top priority. Our team has direct communication with our customers and partners, so we understand what it means to be customer-centric. This experience is highly valued at ParkWhiz, evident in the promotions of 11 Ops members within five areas of the company over the past year.

Ryan Kern

Director of Operations

The world of transportation is going to change fast in the coming years - with autonomous, electric and connected vehicles, hyper-fast trains and flying cars! We will connect that world to the space around it - helping cars of the future get from A to B with ease and get serviced, charged or simply park for a few hours waiting for the next ride.

Dan Roarty

Chief Operating Officer

Perks of working here

Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Equity
Company Outings
Dental Benefits
Fitness Subsidy
Flex Work Hours
Game Room
Generous PTO
Happy Hours
Health Benefits
Remote Work Program
Some Meals Provided
Stocked Kitchen
Unlimited Vacation
Vision Benefits
Volunteering Opportunities
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