Product Manager Zoosk
Zoosk is a leading online dating company that learns from your behaviors 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.
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!
Full life-cycle product management (from strategy/concept development to tactical execution).
Work directly with other product managers, engineering, and designers to fully specify and deploy new features.
Write clear and concise requirements, user stories, prioritize development items, and coordinate schedules/milestones with Design and Engineering teams.
Work closely with Business Intelligence/Data teams to monitor and proactively identify opportunities for product enhancements via analytics, trends, and user behaviors.
Measure and report results, track bugs, and define areas for constant enhancement and optimization.
Prepare effective written correspondence and present information to management and executive staff.
Research and identify new opportunities for Zoosk to further distinguish itself as a leader in the dating space.
Extensive experience creating documentation including business cases, functional specs, PRDs, and user stories.
Experience with both web and mobile analytics platforms, including strong analytical ability to derive actionable insights from large datasets.
Technical/Computer Science degree a plus (preferred but not required).
Experience with agile development methodologies.
Excellent presentation, meeting leader, and interpersonal communication skills.
Strong negotiation, organizational, and facilitation skills.
Detail-oriented self-starter, capable of staying on track and pursuing solutions without supervision.
Ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines, and handle multiple projects simultaneously.
Zoosk?s mission is to empower everyone to lead a more fulfilling love life. Zoosk is a leading online dating company that learns as you click in order to pair you with singles with whom you?re likely to discover a mutual attraction. Zoosk?s unique Behavioral Matchmaking? technology is constantly learning from the actions of over 40 million active members in order to deliver better matches in real time. With the #1 dating app and a top 10 grossing app overall in the Apple App Store, Zoosk is the market leader in mobile dating. Available in 80 countries, translated into 25 languages, and available in 55 currencies, Zoosk is a global online dating platform.
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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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