Product Manager, Mollom Acquia
Acquia provides the world?s only open cloud platform for integrated digital experiences. We are seeking a product manager to help drive the vision and roadmap for a critical pillar of those experiences: social content analysis.
We are looking for innovators; people who believe that great software can help customers do great things. Acquia hires entrepreneurial leaders ? someone with a passion for helping us build a strong business, with the initiative to drive continuous improvement in our products, and a willingness to roll up their sleeves and make things happen.
What will you do?
The Product Manager, Mollom will have responsibility for the planning, features, roadmap, and execution of an emerging new market for the company. You will gather and prioritize customer requirements, collaboratively develop the product vision, assist in managing product P&L, and work closely with engineering, product marketing, sales and support to ensure we meet revenue and customer satisfaction goals. You will also own strategic partnerships with other key vendors that we work with to offer a complete solution to our customers.
Acquia is changing the web though open source, and you will have a significant role in that mission. You will get a chance to partner with one of the most talented teams of developers in the world to build a revolutionary offering.
What do you bring to the team?
Passion for the social web, and an understanding of content and text analysis systems
The ability to gather input from multiple sources (customer research, usability testing, competitive analysis, internal stakeholders) and synthesize those into a cohesive vision and product roadmap
Proven ability to develop use cases detailing real-world application of the product and to document requirements to bring those features to life
An understanding of the user experience, design, and engineering disciplines and how to align these teams towards the product vision
Analytical skills necessary to establish goals and measure product success
Strong problem solving abilities, intelligence, initiative, and the ability to thrive under pressure
About Acquia and Mollom
Acquia is on a mission to completely transform how digital experiences are created, deployed, and managed through Open Source and the Cloud. We are not just another job; we want to become an epic technology brand by building a great business with products our customers love and succeed through.
Mollom helps organizations maintain the quality of user-generated content posted to their sites through sophisticated machine learning techniques, language analysis, sentiment analysis, and a proprietary reputation system that evaluates and grades content and its authors. When a user posts a comment or other content to a protected web site, Mollom evaluates and scores it in real time based on quality guidelines set by the organization. Mollom incorporates honeypots to trap spam-bots, textual analysis to determine context, and CAPTCHA authentication.
The software ?learns? with each instance and has proven to be 99.96 percent effective at blocking spam.
As a fast growing technology start-up (ranked as the fastest growing software company on the Inc. 500), Acquia offers options for significant career growth. We also offer competitive salary, benefits, and stock options.
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|Company Profile:||With over two million downloads since inception, Drupal is used by web developers worldwide to build compelling websites. Diverse organizations use Drupal as their core social publishing system, including media companies, non-profit organizations, publishers, and many others.
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