Senior Product Manager

| Chicago

You have a proven track record of delivering complex software products at scale in challenging client-facing environments. You've mastered the tools, technology and techniques used to take products to market quickly. You understand what it takes to operate agile software development at scale, and know how to translate ambiguous vision into detailed, technically sound backlog.

You understand how to build strong relationships and manage client expectations effectively. You know how to grow strategic client accounts through successful delivery and new opportunity exploration.

You've coached and trained Product Managers on agile best practices, and understand how to mentor and grow those around you. You have a growth mindset, strong emotional intelligence, and reputation for delivering results.

Responsibilities

  • Own the entire SDLC process for strategic client projects
  • Lead strategic sales initiatives to grow existing clients and acquire new clients
  • Run requirement gathering workshops with strategic clients
  • Coach and train other Product Managers on best practice
  • Work with team members to produce estimates for proposals
  • Create and maintain a product backlog with epics and user stories
  • Create product roadmaps and release plans
  • Work with design teams to create UI wireframes, mockups and prototypes
  • Run agile ceremonies and with globally-distributed team members
  • Facilitate communication between client stakeholders and development team members
  • Provide product demos and presentations to clients
  • Monitor and communicate project health through metrics
  • Coordinate and run product launch activities
  • Facilitate product usability testing sessions
  • Willingness to travel up to 30%

Requirements

  • BS or BA degree
  • Agile product management experience
  • Software development experience
  • Strong experience and understanding of web and mobile development technologies
  • Ability to pick up technical and business concepts quickly
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organizational, time management, and project management skills

Bonus Points

  • MBA degree
  • Lean requirements gathering and story mapping experience
  • Experience using JIRA

Benefits

  • A development focused international company with variety of challenging and compelling projects
  • Opportunity to grow in informal style of communication and management environment that is constantly looking for great leaders and team players
  • A chance to work with the top talent professionals and award winning teams
  • Participation in professional improvement seminars
  • Competitive salary and performance based bonuses
  • Health, dental, life, and vision insurance
  • Three weeks paid vacation plus standard United States holidays
  • 401(k) plan
  • Maternity/Paternity benefit
  • Gym membership
  • Team building events, Friday lunches and stocked kitchen
  • Employee referral program
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • .NETLanguages
    • C#Languages
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • D3JSLibraries
    • FluxLibraries
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • ASP.NETFrameworks
    • ExpressFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • SpringFrameworks
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • MongoDBDatabases
    • OracleDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases
    • RedisDatabases
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • JIRAManagement
    • SalesforceCRM

Location

River North lies north of the Loop and south of Chicago Avenue. Located near ample public transportation and plenty of restaurants.

What are Devbridge Group Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences

Additional Perks + Benefits

Three weeks paid vacation plus standard U.S. holidays. Gym membership. Team-building events, Friday lunches and stocked kitchen.
Company sponsored Summer Camp trip to our Lithuanian offices.

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