Senior Product Manager

Theorem


2 weeks ago

09/02/2019 10:21:23

Job type: Full-time

Category: Product


Company Overview

Founded in 2007, Theorem (formerly Citrusbyte) is a Remote first technology consulting company with a focus on how we do the work as a means to achieve great results.

Our customers, F1000's and startups alike, come to us because they need to change how something is done in order to succeed and they're looking for a solution that isn’t just about technology — but also people, process and leadership. We consult, form a diverse team of experts, and deliver strategy and execution all under one roof.

Our services range from new product development, pure R&D, legacy modernization, pricing strategy development, revenue generation, process optimization, to organizational transformation and cultural design.

Working at Theorem

At Theorem, we believe that creating an environment where great people can flourish is the best strategy for our business and the best way to solve our client's problems and deliver the greatest value.

Our focus on culture is supported by our shared vision to build a company where we want to work for the long-term. We avoid egos and embrace distributed leadership. We grow from constantly being challenged and seek to understand when presented with ideas we don't understand. We respect each other, default to trust and treat each other like adults and we also hold each other accountable for commitments. There is a lot about our culture that makes us great and we're continually looking to improve it. Read what we've published about our culture.

Job Summary

We’re looking for an experienced product manager to join the team at Theorem. It is expected that you have lived the full product lifecycle, having brought multiple products to market.

In this role, you will lead teams of 1-2 designers and 2-3 engineers and work directly with customers to build complex custom software applications. 

Responsibilities and Duties

As a product manager, you are responsible for overall product guidance, vision, prioritization, planning, and stakeholder communication. You’ve got to be a quick study and become a domain expert in the areas required for your products: You need to know the business opportunities, competitors, customer pain points and technical details about each product. The Product Manager is also a guide. Clients look to you to chart out the approach that will get them results within their time and budget. 

You will work closely with our designers who actually do the design & wireframing but you should be able to roll up your sleeves to create and make changes to wireframes yourself.

  • Strategy: Collecting research, running project kickoffs, and defining business goals 

  • Consulting: Guiding clients and project teams through the right steps to get a world-class product 

  • Design: Converting ideas and goals into wireframes with a UX/UI designer, often developing the first set of sketches yourself or collaboratively 

  • Engineering: Overseeing the delivery of each project milestone by managing/collaborating with the project team

We are looking for smart, driven & talented people who want to work in a consultative environment, help our clients have great projects and also contribute to the growth of a great company. Tell us more about you!

Qualifications and Skills

Prior to an interview, we will want to review wireframes and product positioning that you worked on ( alone or in a team ) and we are only proceeding with candidates who have strong product sensibilities. 

Benefits and Perks

  • 100% REMOTE

  • TEAM RETREAT - Once a year the entire Theorem team gets together at an inspiring location to meet, work and play.

  • HEALTHY BODY, HEALTHY MIND - HAPPY TEAM - We offer paid vacation and support healthy lifestyles through our physical fitness benefits program.

  • HEALTHCARE & FINANCE - We have comprehensive medical, dental, vision, and life insurance plans, plus we have a 401k plan.

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