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Carbon Five
emoji of a pushpinNew York Cityemoji of a money bag$120,000 - $155,000emoji of an envelopebrandy@carbonfive.comemoji of a clockSat Aug 29 2020
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Core Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with client, developers and designers to define a feasible product that will support the vision, strategy and goals and translate into actionable stories

  • Help define project milestones and keep the team on track while maintaining an open path for extensibility and disruption

  • Actively create conditions for team success and figure out what's necessary to meet the company goals

  • Untangle complexity into an actionable work plan

  • Play the Project/Team Lead Role and wrangle stakeholders, as needed

  • Assist with the identification/refinement of product metrics

  • Plan kickoffs and facilitate collaboration exercises

  • Introduce and/or co-lead an Agile (XP) process

  • Identify and communicate project risks and plan mitigations with the team

  • Communicate and share out aspects of the process

  • Be an effective teacher of process change

  • Participate in early stage business development discussions and help educate prospects on modern software delivery

  • Work with team to scope projects and estimate team size and budget

Desired Experience/Skills

  • 4–6 years in a Product Management or related role, preferably in a fast-paced, continuous delivery environment

  • Experience working in tight collaboration with design and engineering

  • Results oriented — no task is too big or too small

  • B2B and B2C product exposure — or ability to navigate the differences between the two

  • Solid communication skills

  • Systems thinker with experience in project management, user research, business development, and data analysis

  • A natural networker and interest and ability for getting involved in business development activities in-between projects

  • Have strong communication and collaboration skills, including the ​ability to receive and deliver constructive feedback

  • Ability to think on the fly, tolerate ambiguity, ​suggest solutions for problems found, ​and demonstrate good judgement

  • Ability to stay composed, constructively communicate, and effectively collaborate with clients and teammates when opinions differ

What We Offer

  • A new domain, and opportunity to solve a new problem, several times a year

  • New collaboration techniques for working with clients, developers, and designers

  • Competitive salary + 401K with employer annual profit share contribution

  • Full health (Medical, Vision, Dental) + pre-tax commuter benefits

  • 3 weeks PTO + 1 week during end of the year holidays

  • Lunch or breakfast provided 3x/week

  • Paid parental leave

  • Professional development budget of $2k/year

  • Company-sponsored social events

  • Endless banter and puns

What is your Interview process like?

Interviews include a phone chat, a 1:1 with a product leader in the organization, and a half day of interviews with the NY team (covering your PM experience, behavioral skills, and collaboration skills).

What efforts are you making in terms of increasing diversity & inclusion within your company?

Our company is committed to being an equitable place to work. Underrepresented folks in tech should consider Carbon Five because it's a tech company where individuals can grow their skill sets exponentially all within a supportive, psychologically safe environment.

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