Product Manager AppFolio
The Product Manager works closely with the Engineering team to communicate and present customer problems and help facilitate discussions with customers.
This position will meet regularly with Sales, Marketing, and Client Services to discuss upcoming releases and gather feedback on what can be improved in the product. This role reports to the Director of Product Management.
The ideal candidate has an uncanny ability to listen and engage prospects/customers, embraces new technologies, enjoys working in a collaborative environment, and loves to solve problems.
Responsibilities - On a day-to-day basis, you will: ??
Own your products success ? all activities performed should drive towards this goal
Gather feedback from customers and prospective customers in order to recommend product improvements
Work with sales, implementation, marketing, and support teams to identify ways to make our products better
Manage an Agile development based scrum team as a product owner by leading feature design and prioritizing requirements
Build business cases (including financial analyses) and present it to management ?
Keep up to date with market and technology trends and competitive offerings ?
Skills & Knowledge - You will be a great fit in this group if you have: ??
Technical product knowledge ? Solid experience and working knowledge of high-tech SaaS products and technologies.
Technical education ? BS in Computer Science or related technical discipline combined with significant hands-on experience building technology products. MBA a plus. ?
A keen sense of business ? the ability to understand market trends and consumer requirements, build business cases to justify your analysis, and design and prioritize features to fit the market needs.
Leadership - Proven experience leading medium to large (7-15 people) cross-functional teams in an Agile/Scrum environment.
Above all, we are looking for entrepreneurial individuals who are passionate about building great products. We value quality of experience over quantity of experience.
In addition to competitive pay, benefits & perks we offer...
An intellectually stimulating, highly-collaborative, casual, and friendly work environment.
A smart team and an entrepreneurial culture ? your contributions will have a direct, visible impact on the organization. You won?t be just another face in the crowd. ?
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