It’s all who you know, no? The Hired Guns have carved our own niche by aligning ourselves with the best of the creative best – so when we met our newest client, a far-reaching network of experts in everything from science to business, we knew we’d click. Now they’re looking for a Senior Product Manager to lead the design, development, and operation of their online social products, and they know that a job that big needs a Gun.
Underneath all that product management experience, you’re a hugely passionate fan of interactive design and the game mechanics that lead to energized, engaged communities. You’ve spent time at consumer-facing organizations with high-engagement online social products, and you’ve got a deep understanding of metrics-driven design. You’re a believer in the Scrum methodology of agile development and know how to employ it in online product design and development. You can communicate clearly and concisely with developers, program managers, and executives alike, and you absolutely refuse to lose your sense of humor.
As Senior Product Manager for Social Products, your role is critical to the success of an innovative new suite of consumer-facing online services. You will own the entire product cycle for high-engagement social online and mobile products, take the lead on ideation and rapid prototyping cycles, and develop and implement a strategy for focus group product testing.
It’s essential that you be an empassioned advocate for the user, always working to define experiences that place usability and efficient interaction as the highest goals. To achieve this, you’ll work closely with media content groups, marketing, and enterprise product stakeholders to ensure timely delivery of requirements to the product design teams. You will also spend time working cross-functionally with a dedicated product team to raise the stickiness and engagement level of all of the company’s products.
If you’ve got direct experience as a product manager for online or mobile products aimed at high-end or executive users, or in the daily operation of a highly-available online service, we know you’ll get what these guys are all about.
This is a start-up culture, with the support of the most successful company in its field. These guys recognize it’s their diverse, energetic staff and innovative technologies that enable them to compete with the big boys.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, creed, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, marital status, disability, or any other status protected by applicable law.