Product Manager: Mobile Apps Etsy
The Product Manager: Mobile Apps will lead a team in developing successful native apps on Android and iOS.
Etsy is seeking Product Managers to drive the conceptual and technical development of our native apps on Android and iOS?providing vision and direction for planning, building, and maintaining large-scale e-commerce apps. These full-time positions are based in Brooklyn, NY.
About the Team
The Mobile Apps team plays a key role in extending the Etsy marketplace to new platforms and markets?connecting buyers and sellers from anywhere in the world, on any device. This is a tight-knit, passionate group, set on enhancing the relationship between buyers and sellers via mobile devices. Working alongside Etsy's quickly moving web team, we are adopting a fast-release process, running A/B tests and prototypes, and seeking ways to improve collaboration with our other product teams.
About the Job
As a member of Etsy's Mobile team, you will work with your peers across design, engineering, support, business, operations, data and marketing to ship successful, meaningful products for Etsy's community.
As a Product Manager at Etsy, your job is to facilitate the right product getting built by:
Gathering and documenting product requirements, prioritizing features, building consensus, and coordinating timelines with a team of engineers and designers.
Helping to shape and maintain the product roadmap for mobile apps.
Building use cases and user stories around a product and communicate them effectively.
Integrating usability studies, user research, market analysis, and community feedback into product requirements to ensure products satisfy customer needs.
Facilitating communication across a number of teams, and sharing plans and decisions.
Defining hypotheses for new features, measuring success against clearly defined goals and metrics.
Iterating on quality assurance and release processes until all pain points fade away.
Doing what it takes to make a launch go well, which involves working with technical operations, product support, product marketing, public relations, and communicating directly with our community.
You?re enthusiastic about products you've shipped and teams you've led. You value transparency, and enjoy helping your peers grow and succeed.
You will be successful in this role if you:
Have worked in a similar role for at least 3 years
Have a proven track record with planning, scoping, releasing, and maintaining the lifecycle of successful mobile applications (iOS, Android)
Have demonstrated experience building mobile products
Have a functional understanding of software development?maybe you were an engineer in a previous life
Have the ability to manage projects across functional teams and technology stacks, including the ability to comprehend issues and articulate solutions that fall outside of the Mobile team
Have exceptional abilities in writing, speaking, and conveying intentions
Have the ability to break down complex projects into manageable tasks, and to prioritize them
Have experience with a variety of project management tools, with the ability to shape them to your own process needs (and not the other way around)
Have the experience to know that quantitative data analysis trumps intuition
If you're interested in joining the team, please send us your resume and work samples. You won?t be surprised to hear, though, that we won?t consider them without a cover letter. Let us know how you fit the bill for each of our requirements above. Etsy is a place that values individuality and variety, so use your judgment and write to us in your own voice. If you practice a craft, curate a blog, or contribute to an open source project, we?d love to hear about it.
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