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Senior Product Manager

Senior Product Manager2021-06-16T10:12:51-04:00<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">ThoughtWorks is a global software consultancy with an aim to create a positive impact on the world through technology. Our community of technologists thinks disruptively to deliver pragmatic solutions for our clients' most complex challenges. We are curious minds who come together as collaborative and inclusive teams to push boundaries, free to be ourselves and make our mark in tech.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">As consultants, we </span><a href="https://www.thoughtworks.com/careers/hub/consultant-life"><span style="font-weight: 400;">work with our clients</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> to ensure we’re evolving their technology and empowering adaptive mindsets to meet their business goals. You could influence the digital strategy of a retail giant, build a bold new mobile application for a bank or redesign platforms using event sourcing and intelligent data pipelines. You will use the latest Lean and Agile thinking, create pragmatic solutions to solve mission-critical problems and challenge yourself every day.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Our Product Managers lead the ideation and delivery of some of the best digital products in the market today. They help orchestrate business strategy, design and technology disciplines to drive solutions for our clients that provide significant business results through delivering highly effective customer engagement. Thoughtworks Product Managers work with some of the most senior-level executives at our clients to drive alignment around the solutions we build and the value they deliver.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Outcomes you’ll be driving as a Senior Product Manager:</span></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You will develop a customer-focused understanding of the value and purpose of a solution based on users’ needs</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You will build a shared product vision and roadmap and execute on it</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You will cultivate meaningful relationships with client stakeholders and develop a deep understanding of their strategy, structure and business model</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Ensure ongoing buy-in and support from product stakeholders, bring in external research to validate what good looks like for the product direction</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Lead customer focus and product emphasis to encourage a high performing team</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Serve as a key point of contact to get information for the team, such as goals, problems, and the measure of success for each feature. Support members of the team by removing blockers and supporting account strategy at a tactical level</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Drive the overall product delivery lifecycle and continuously deliver undeniable value to our clients across a portfolio of products</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Own the product backlog and constantly evolve it based on the latest changes in the business</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Contribute to the growth and scale of our evolving business through taking an active part in recruiting, community building, mentorship, identifying and driving best practices and market trends.&nbsp;</span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Here’s what we’re looking for:</span></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You can take a product vision and translate it into a roadmap with clear measures of success&nbsp;</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Assure effective collaboration between ThoughtWorks’ and the client’s teams, encouraging open communication and advocating for shared outcomes</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You naturally empathise with your product’s user, keeping them in mind throughout all stages of the product management lifecycle</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You have a knack for prioritisation, obtaining buy-in from stakeholders, and resolving conflicts as they arise</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You have a track record of managing the scope and shape of programs of work</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You love facilitating workshops with business stakeholders to outline your product roadmap and a project release plan</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You’re able to clearly define a value proposition and seamlessly articulate it, generating support and buy-in from all relevant stakeholders</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You’re analytical: you know that your product must provide tangible business value and can gather the right requirements and analysis to support your work</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">But you’re right-brained, too: you know the power of effective storytelling and can easily synthesise data and insights into clear, impactful messaging&nbsp;</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You’ve been exposed to service design and have user needs research experience</span></li> </ul> <div> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">We offer amazing benefits from the day you start including private medical insurance, travel insurance, income protection, critical illness, life assurance, pension scheme, child care vouchers, personal development budget, 25 days holiday and a ride2work scheme.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">We proudly, passionately and actively strive to make both ThoughtWorks and our industry more representative of the communities we serve. We promote diversity in all its forms and reject discrimination and inequality.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Our diversity and award winning culture inspires our thought leaders and serves to nurture and develop amazing ideas. We believe this makes us a world leading destination of choice for all technologists.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">We’re also passionate about delivering quality by ensuring the most valuable use of our talents and experience. We aim to support different working patterns to ensure a diverse collective of people can call ThoughtWorks their home so if you’re looking to work with high profile clients, delivering digital transformation and innovation, get in touch and chat to us about working flexibly!</span></p> </div> <p style="color: white;">#LI-UK</p>ThoughtworksManchester, United KingdomUK