Product Manager

GovPredict


3 months ago

06/30/2019 10:21:23

Job type: Full-time

Hiring from: US only

Category: Product


About Us

At GovPredict, we build products that make government more transparent and politics more efficient. Our clients count on our product to deliver timely information about political activity and manage their advocates so that they can win their public affairs campaigns.

 Existing solutions for public affairs are bulky. Trying to tie together independent fly-in apps, data solutions and CRM is time consuming. We’ve brought all of the most important solutions together into a single platform for public affairs campaigns, so our clients can focus all of their time on what matters.  

GovPredict's intelligence platform gives public affairs and political professionals access to millions of structured documents that concern federal, state, and local politics. An integrated grassroots platform supports advocacy campaigns to influence legislative and regulatory proposals. Our largest campaign contributions database is the largest in the world.

Our clients span many categories: associations like the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) and the Farm Credit Council, Fortune 500 companies like 21st Century Fox, educational institutions like the University of Pennsylvania, and various political campaigns, parties, & Congressional offices from both sides of the aisle.

GovPredict's headquarters are in Washington, DC where we have our business development team. Our product team works in distributed fashion all around the world with some of the team working from our office in Chișinău, Moldova. 

We're growing fast and backed by Y Combinator and Joe Lonsdale, among others.

Our Tech Stack

Ruby on Rails, ReactJS, React Native, Python scrapers, Postgres, Mongo, Redis, Elastic Search, AWS, RabbitMQ, Terraform, and Ansible.

Responsibilities

  • Take ownership over multiple products within the GovPredict suite to improve customer satisfaction and grow revenue

  • Own product development work of approximately 10 software engineers across two engineering teams

  • Work cross-functionally with sales and customer success to ensure new business and customer happiness

  • Deeply understand customer use cases and pain points

  • Collaborate with business development, design, marketing, and other GP teams

  • Identify new product opportunities and work together with engineering and design teams to see them through

  • Build web and mobile products for public affairs teams

Desired Qualifications

  • A bachelor's degree

  • 3+ years experience as a product manager of a SaaS product

  • Experience shipping complex software to real users

  • Has worked closely with software engineers to deliver products

  • Can formulate a product vision and can prioritize tasks to achieve it

  • Power user of JIRA or a similar tool

  • Embraces process and can identify ways to improve our processes

  • Permanent US work authorization

  • Required: USA-based and willing to travel to Washington, DC on occasion

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