Technical Product Manager

Recruiter
Direct Resource Services Limited
Location
London
Salary
£65000 - £90000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Technical Product Manager

We have an exciting opportunity available for an experienced Technical Product Manager to join a technology company based in London. The successful Technical Product Manager will be a liaison between business, development and operations teams.

Responsible to: drive the product to the success by finding a balance between strategic needs and tactical wins; managing the expectations of many parties, including customers, stakeholders, development and other organisations; tracking data and carefully taking the customer's insights. The Technical Product Manager converts business acumen and domain knowledge into clear solution for both business and technical people and plays key role between the Client and our clients Delivery organization.

Key Responsibilities:

• Organise and drive the product life cycle in Clients organization from the initiation to the market release and further evolution.
• Set up the effective process of gathering customers’ needs and suggestions as well as translate it into requirements.
• Develop, maintain and constantly communicate product strategy to all parties and sponsors.
• Manage the product roadmap.
• Organize effective collaboration between customers, client business owners and the project team.
• To be a product evangelist and coach the teams on how to deliver best products.

Qualifications:

• Product management.
• Strong foundation in product management frameworks.
• Experience in B2B products is a big advantage.
• Proficiency in data analisys: gathering, tracking and decision making.
Strong aptitude for quantitative and qualitative analysis and the ability to link business strategy to performance.
• Industry experience in Travel or Cargo would be beneficial.
• Business solutions.
• Strong track record proving the ability to communicate with business stakeholders, understand business pain points, translate requirements into winning solutions, and transfer knowledge to a project team.
• Industry experience in Travel, Finance, Healthcare would be beneficial.
• Software and product development.
• Excellent understanding of product and software life cycles.
• Experience with Agile development methodologies such as Scrum and Lean/Kanban.
• Strong understanding of key technologies and limitations.
• Experience in software development would be beneficial.

The ideal Technical Product Manager will have a strong work initiative, high energy level and the ability to adapt to new challenges and ideas. Excellence in presentation skills and story-telling, while also having experience in a consulting firm doing custom software development in a client-facing position would be beneficial.

At a minimum, a bachelor's degree (preferably technical) with outstanding academic performance and at least five years of related work experience or an MBA with at least three years of related work experience.

Excellent facilitation and interpersonal skills.

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