Technical Product Manager in Seattle, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/11/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Seattle, WA
  • Duration:
    N/A
  • Date Posted:
    5/11/2018
  • Job ID:
    114958
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    503.820.5225

Job Description

Position: Technical Product Manager
Type: Permanent 
Location: Seattle WA

OVERVIEW:
The Technical Product Manager for Cloud Backup Team is critical to the ambitious product acceleration agenda. This role will work with the Cloud Backup Engineering team to define product features and functionality that will propel the marketing-leading backup solution even further, and to bring those features to life through an agile software development planning process. 

This position reports to the Director of Product Management for Cloud Backup. 

QUALIFICATIONS 
The ideal candidate will meet most if not all of the following criteria: 

  • Demonstrated leadership & passion, a history or accomplishments, willingness to learn, and a team player 
  • 2-3+ years of cloud and/or enterprise software product management experience or working with customers in a solution-defining role 
  • Strong technical knowledge ideally with a technical degree in a field such as Computer Science

RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Product owner for the Cloud Backup service. Responsible for defining, delivering and managing the product and business metrics 
  • Write user stories and detailed functional specifications for all aspects of the Cloud Backup product. Manage user experience with the Design team and software development contributions to functional specifications. 
  • Prioritize and define sprint priorities, feature set and backlog of incremental improvements.
  • Pivot and prioritize new areas as required 
  • The Subject Matter Expert for our Cloud Backup product   
  • You’ll drive defining the product and functional scope, ensuring each capability meets the needs of the market and internal stakeholders 
  • Develop and foster key cross-functional relationships across the Product, Engineering, Support and Sales teams. 
  • Partner closely with the Director of Product Management to define the future of the Cloud Backup solution  
  • Collaborate on product roadmap 
  • Perform market research, gather competitive intelligence; identify disruptors 
  • Conduct and maintain competitive analysis 
  • Willingness to rollup sleeves and do technical research  
  • Facilitate executive readouts and product updates 
  • Collaborate with Sales, Support and Marketing on go to market efforts 
  • Working with Technical Writing team 
  • Host webinars and product demos  

 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION 
Our client is offering a competitive salary, strong equity package, awesome health care, all the usual startup amenities. Most importantly this is a great opportunity to make an impact and build something big with a successful and seasoned team.  If you’re a strong team player, and have been waiting for the right opportunity to do something revolutionary and make a huge impact, we’d love to hear from you.

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions. We offer our workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and redeployment assistance.

Volt is publicly traded on the NYSE MKT under the symbol "VISI". To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.