Technical Product Manager HighJump Software
Technical Product Managers are responsible for driving development for product(s) that they manage. Taking high-level direction from the product strategy organization, they manage release planning, detailed requirement development and development oversight. Working with other groups in the organization to ensure products meet market demands and to overcome issues that arise relating to the product(s) they manage.
Specific Responsibilities include:
Product Development Oversight
Oversee development of products to ensure product correctness and success. Following Agile development practices
Identification of functional requirements (stories)
Participate in kickoffs, reviews and planning meetings
User Personas, Use Cases and Scenarios
Documentation, training requirement mapping and acceptance
Research ? Market and Technology
Work with customers, product strategy, partners and analysts to ensure ongoing understanding of overall market and specific product feature requirements.
Investigate technology options and prototype solution options for product footprint
Buy, build, partner decision management
Collaborate with others in the organization on financial, business and market implications
Collaboration with Product Strategy and Marketing and Sales
Work with product strategy regarding the strategic directives for products under management
Provide pre-sales assistance and sales strategy formulation on key accounts
Keep appraised of competitors and determine appropriate responses.
Act as input source for strategy / marketing in their efforts to drive the selection and creation of sales tools and collateral for product(s) under management.
3+ years of product management, consulting, or development experience
Strong User Experience, User Interface and Usability Design expertise
Successfully have managed a full product lifecycle of a web based service/solution
Experience writing useable, effective product requirements for user interfaces built in an agile development environment
Experience with web services and XML standards (SOAP, REST, XML Schema, etc.)
Experience with scrum and other agile development methods
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