Director of Product Management ShapeUp, Inc.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED ShapeUp is looking for an experienced product director to drive the evolution and scaling of our wellness platform. This is an exciting opportunity to work for a successful startup, acknowledged as a leader in the employee wellness space through its innovative use of physical activity challenges, social accountability, and gaming mechanics. This is a dynamic role in a rapidly growing company, with excellent opportunity for career growth. It is a full-time position with management responsibilities, reporting to the CTO.
Our ideal candidate will bring proven product management skills and a solid understanding of building complex web products on a modern SaaS platform using an agile SDLC process. The candidate will be relentless in the pursuit of personal and professional excellence and will lead by example, working collaboratively with colleagues and staff to ensure that the best ideas are vetted and realized as saleable product.
The Director of Product Management will share information fully, openly, accurately, proactively, honestly, and respectfully to create a data-driven, team-oriented environment. This executive will accept and overcome difficult challenges and manage risk effectively and with a sense of humor.
Your Responsibilities Will Include:
Collaborate with the executive team to capture the product vision
Become an expert on related products in the marketplace, monitoring market trends and technology developments, and competitors in the wellness space
Directly manage and provide mentorship, assistance and guidance to the individuals in the product management team, currently staffed with three professionals
Utilize data analytics to guide product roadmap, also incorporating feedback from sales, marketing, product research and development
Strategically manage user experience and design of strategic projects to create a strong purpose that guides the agile development process
Identify product requirements and develop user stories for product concepts
Work closely and collaboratively with the technology team in an iterative and agile development process to bring products to life
Ensure all product releases meet the functionality, performance and quality standards
Produce internal product documentation and support product marketing on the go-to-market process
Support product marketing and research in conducting business-level verification and market testing of new solutions and features
Support the sales and operations/support teams with ongoing prospect, client, and participant needs
To Be Successful, You Will Need:
Five or more years of experience in product management is desired, working directly with user experience design and engineering teams
Self-starter with fearless personal initiative and the ability to both give and receive direction
Business mindset with the ability to grasp complex concepts and develop clear, concise, synthesized recommendations
Excellent communication, documentation, and presentation skills
Consensus building skills and the ability to summarize important points quickly and effectively
If you have what it takes and want to join us as we try to change the world, please send your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please reference ?Director of Product Management? in the subject line.
Located in Providence, RI, ShapeUp is the leading provider of clinically-proven social networking-powered corporate wellness solutions.
Founded in 2006 by Dr. Rajiv Kumar and Dr. Brad Weinberg while they were medical students at Brown University, ShapeUp has quickly become a leader in the employee wellness industry. What started as a community-based wellness program has evolved into a global online platform for wellness that unites comprehensive health challenges, social networking tools, health coaching, fitness tracking, and financial incentive management, and uses social networking and gaming to motivate positive long-term behavior change like increased fitness, balanced nutrition and weight loss.
ShapeUp covers more than 2 million lives on its online platform and serves more than 200 employers and health plans in 90 countries.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED