Product Manager (R&D Team) Zoosk
-This team is set to start on or around June 3rd--
Are you the nerd among your friends who is always first to try new online products? Does your web browser have more than 10 tabs open? Do you say 'above the fold' a lot? Have you ever been excited about well-executed calls to action? Is data something that is very dear to you? If so let's talk!
Zoosk is a Romantic Social Network that helps people create and share their romantic journey and we're looking for an awesome Product Manager to help drive the creation of new features for the millions of users who use our product.
More About The R&D Team:
A Bit About You:
You read about start-ups because you want to know how others are attempting to solve new problems. You treat the product you are working on as your 'baby' taking quality more serious then quantity. You love life!
2+ years of experience managing and building web products, preferrably for consumer markets related to social media and gaming
Ability to properly illustrate and define product concept/vision by producing clear wire-frames and interaction diagrams
Passion for creating fun, easy-to-use, and compelling user experiences
Experience with A/B testing and product performance optimization
Outstanding written and oral communication skills
Strong organizational and analytical skills & attention to detail
Ability to work directly with engineering teams to set scope, manage progress, and acceptance testing
Strong aptitude for determining the optimal way to position products in the market
Previous start-up experience is a strong plus
BA/BS degree ? CS/EE/Engineering degree preferred
Zoosk is the romantic social network that helps members create and share their romantic journeys, with millions of members from around the globe enjoying the service each month. Zoosk provides members at different stages of their romantic journey with a fun and social set of tools such as Romantic Moments, Couple Profiles, and the Personals application. Members can easily access Zoosk's services from its website, its Facebook app, mobile devices, and a downloadable desktop application. Zoosk is available in 25 languages and has members in more than 70 countries. Founded in 2007 by Shayan Zadeh and Alex Mehr, Zoosk, Inc. is based in San Francisco and backed by Canaan Partners, Bessemer Venture Partners, and ATA Ventures.
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Zoosk is one of the largest online dating services in the world, with over 50 million users, close to 20 million daily page views, from "Zooskers" in 60 countries With 100 thousand new profiles added daily, we are the single fastest growing dating service on the web and our supersonic performance was recently celebrated in the Wall Street Journal's inaugural top 50 "Next Big Thing" List (March 09, 2010).
While we originally took advantage of viral opportunities on social networks, Zoosk has evolved into an easy, fun and safe online dating experience that today connects singles from the we
20 - 50M RaisedInvestors: ATA Ventures
, Canaan Partners All Jobs: at Zoosk
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|Company Profile:||Working At Zoosk
Zoosk is the fastest growing social dating destination. Our applications on social networks such as Facebook, MySpace, and Bebo have more than 50 million users with close to over 20 million daily page views from users in 60 countries Simply put, Zoosk is online dating that doesn't suck. Our users, mostly young professional, enjoy a fun and playful experience while they meet new people in their local areas.
Zoosk is a VC backed startup and our office is located in downtown San Francisco. We are always looking for open minded, energetic, and driven individuals that love the challenge of turning an established industry upside-down. We build world class social web products and in the process we make sure to have plenty of fun. If you want to work with exceptional people on toughest engineering problems every day, you want to join Zoosk.
Some Benefits of Joining Zoosk
- Sexy MacPro or MacBookPro stations to work in style
- Free beverages and snacks, to keep you fired up
- Free dinner every night
- Medical, dental and vision plans
- Life Insurance and 401K savings plan|
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