Product Manager

Product Manager

About the Role:

Shipcom Wireless is looking for a Product Manager with an entrepreneurial mindset, who can drive product strategy, influence and inspire executives, and work with several other teams including project managers, customers, and sales in delivering a finished product.

As a Product Manager, you will build the product roadmap, and vision for our SaaS based IoT software platform. You will be responsible for the life cycle of a product from beginning to end and grow the portfolio of products we have so far. You will conduct market research to design products that customers want and will compare our products to competitor’s products in order to assess competition in the market. You will gather requirements by working directly with end users and stakeholders, create wire-frame mock-ups, and coordinate the project details as directed through documentation, development, testing, and implementation.

Shipcom Wireless is looking for a Product Manager who has demonstrated a track record of success in product management, experience in leading agile development teams while possessing a passion for creating value for for customers, through innovative technologies and trends.

What You’ll Be Responsible For:

  • Being a player-coach who can engage and lead colleagues by setting examples, and giving guidance for new strategies of “out-of-the-box” thinking
  • Collaborate with key customers, industry stakeholders, and executives to define the vision, build and execute the product strategy and create the future of IoT products
  • Research and monitor existing customers, industry trends and developments to identify potential new product opportunities
  • Prioritize potential initiatives by demonstrating their alignment with our business strategy and the value to our current or future users
  • Design innovative product solutions to customer goals, with a focus on ease-of-use, simplicity and capability
  • Develop user stories, manage the product backlog and prioritize them based on changing requirements
  • Ensure all aspects are completed in the Product Lifecycle: Feasibility, Design, Development, Testing, Technical Support and all Product Launch Operations
  • Possess ability to stick to timelines and measure progress during development
  • Serve as an ardent evangelist of the product to internal and external stakeholders

Expected Skills/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree is required from Engineering and/or Design backgrounds. Master’s is preferred
  • 5+ years of applicable experience in business systems analysis or product management
  • Familiarity with Agile Scrum methodology is required. Scrum Master, 1 year (Preferred)
  • Proficiency in Process Engineering methodologies and Change Management practices
  • Extensive experience managing and growing enterprise products
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills (oral, written and presentation) that shine when you’re talking with a customer or engaging with cross-functional teams
  • Desire for creating value for the customer through innovation and simplicity
  • Strong organizational skills and can multitask across teams, projects, and priorities
  • Being passionate about what you do and a get-things-done attitude to make your product and team successful

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Houston Shipcom HQ

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