Product Manager, Lithium Social Web Lithium Technologies
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Lithium Technologies is seeking a talented, customer focused Product Manager to join our Product Management and Design team and manage the lifecycle and direction of Lithium Social Web technology offerings. As a Product Manager you will be expected to gather feedback and requirements from customers, prospects, analysts, sales and customer success teams to understand market problems, the competitive landscape and technology trends. You must possess a unique blend of business and technical savvy; a big-picture vision, and the drive to make that vision a reality. You must enjoy spending time with customers to understand their problems, and find innovative solutions for the broader market. This position involves working and effectively communicating both internally with various functional groups (engineering, marketing, sales, business development etc.) as well as externally with customers, prospects, and partners.
Located in Austin TX in the beautiful Hill Country, Lithium is one of the fastest growing startups in the area and we have one of the best benefits packages around. We have lunch brought in several days a week, a gym with trainers and fitness classes for all employees to use as well as Ping-Pong tables, Xbox consoles, and other games. We are also very community driven and family oriented compared to most other companies in the tech world.
Lithium is the leader in developing software that powers the social customer experience as well as the place to build your career in social. Come on, get up close and social with us!!!
Participate in Lithium Agile processes as a Product Owner, managing the entire product life cycle from strategic planning to tactical activities
Specify market requirements and identify market opportunities by conducting market research supported by on-going visits to customers and prospects
Translate market requirements and product strategy into detailed product requirements and then work with designers, developers, and quality engineers to implement and deliver these features.
Bring a detailed eye for user experience and design to ensure features drive high adoption and customer enthusiasm.
Develop product demonstrations with pre-release software to educate internal and external audiences on the value of upcoming features/products
Develop and communicate a 6-12 month roadmap for Lithium Social Web?s product offerings
Serve as a product evangelist with Marketing, Sales, and the go-to-market organizations to help them understand the vision, roadmap and best practices.
Travel 10-20% to customers and prospects
To be successful in this role, we are looking for someone with:
Ability to write clear market-driven requirements, prioritize feature requests, and communicate trade-offs
Ability to understand and communicate detailed business and technical requirements between external and internal audiences
Ability to perform detailed competitive analysis
Demonstrated ability to consistently meet or beat assigned targets and deadlines
Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail, with an ability to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously and thrive in an entrepreneurial, fast-paced environment
Proven ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority. Strong persuasion skills.
Product Management experience with SaaS software and agile development a plus
3+ years of experience in Product Management
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience (Computer Science or Engineering degree or work experience a strong plus)
Why join our team
Lithium offers a great working environment and a competitive compensation and benefits package. We're looking for fast-thinking, innovative, passionate team players that enjoy brainstorming new ideas, working with the best and brightest in the social media software industry and who want to take their career to the next level.
Lithium Technologies helps leading companies use social media to engage customers and drive business results. We create vibrant social communities across websites, Facebook, and the broader social web that increase sales, reduce service costs, and accelerate innovation. This is a great opportunity to join one of the hottest companies in B2B social media. We have strong traction with the world?s leading brands, are experiencing rapid growth, and are recognized as a leader by top analyst firms, including Gartner and Forrester. The world's most innovative companies use Lithium to engage their customers in breathtaking new ways (literally, breathtaking). They're increasing revenue, reducing expenses, and strengthening their brands. And most importantly, they're building a lasting competitive asset?a brand nation?with their customers.
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