Product Manager Bloomfire
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Bloomfire is an application that facilitates the efficient sharing of tribal knowledge and collective wisdom within any size team or organization.
Like a virtual "tap on the shoulder", individuals ask questions to their personal knowledge network, drawing out valuable tacit knowledge that that isn't available on the web or in any handbooks.
Others in the organization come to the rescue by recording their screen, shooting a video, writing an article, uploading documents, whatever best conveys the knowledge they are trying to share. Anyone can create and share media rich, original content the entire organization can benefit from.
By having access to the collective wisdom of the organization, individuals can learn best practices, make better decisions, and discover new insights.
We are a tight-knit team with a fast paced, energetic, and entrepreneurial company culture. We are an early-stage start-up and provide competitive benefits.
What we?re looking for?
The ideal candidate is a strategic thinker able to understand business goals, develop product requirements, collaborate with the user experience/design team to create a novel and beautiful product user experience, and work with the development team to execute the vision. As part of the product management team, the product manager will manage the product lifecycle, execute on the roadmap, and manage product issues and feature backlog.
Drive the product vision and roadmap for Bloomfire products
Define user stories for development team to implement
Work with management team to communicate proposed product decisions
Prioritize and organize reported product defects and manage defect release process
Ensure completed acceptance testing of newly developed features
Coordinate product functionality with outbound marketing product launch initiatives
Occasionally represent the product team at industry events
Execute on delivery of requirements defined for specific components of the product
Some experience as a product manager in a web based software company
BS or BA in Computer Science, Mathematics or related field is preferred
Strong communication and presentation skills
Exceptional organizational and analytical skills
High level of initiative and passion to create a simple and intuitive user experience in collaboration with the user experience and development team
Needs strong customer orientation and the ability to think through product scenarios and prioritize objectives
Hands-on experience managing product requirements for web, mobile applications, and desktop software applications
||Austin, TX |
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
Bloomfire is based in Austin, TX, where an amazing team of talented, charming, and helpful people work around the clock to make it great. Together, we create the workplace that we always wanted (socks optional).
5 - 20M RaisedInvestors: Austin Ventures
, Redpoint Ventures
, Silver Creek Ventures All Jobs: at Bloomfire
|Headquarters:||1717 W. 6th Street|
Austin, TX 78703
|Company Profile:||Ignite Results. Together.
Bloomfire's easy-to-use enterprise knowledge and collaboration software enables people to efficiently share and leverage group expertise.
With rich analytics and strong content creation and curation tools, we connect people with experts, facilitate social interaction, and amplify knowledge and power teamwork at new levels.
According to IDC, employees spend an average of nine hours per week searching for information. Gartner says that traditional knowledge management misses the point that knowledge resides with people and is difficult to access without collaboration and context.
Our mission is to simplify knowledge management by unleashing the knowledge that is currently locked away in people's heads, personal email accounts, and file repositories. Bloomfire solves the following mission-critical business problems:
Sales and Marketing Enablement
Customer Service and Support
Onboarding and Training
Bloomfire's customers are business professionals who work in training, IT, marketing and sales in medium to large-size organizations. There are more than 250,000 Bloomfire users worldwide. Try Bloomfire for free today.
Founded in 2010, the company is headquartered in the silicon hills of Austin, Texas. Bloomfire has received 20 million in Series A funding from Austin Ventures, Redpoint Ventures, and Silver Creek Ventures. Meet the leadership team at http://bloomfire.com/leadership-team.
Start getting work done today with http://www.bloomfire.com.
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