As a Product Manager, you will have the opportunity to create and maintain a product backlog that represents a vision of what is to be built, ensure features and functions are prioritized by business and technical value, and serve as a source of knowledge on the product for other team members.
•Possess a comprehensive understanding of how the product functions, how it is currently used, and what is needed for it to meet future business and technical objectives
•Elicit requirements and acceptance criteria (in various forms) for product functions and features ensuring firm and team standards are followed and that there are always sufficient, ready-for-development features within the product backlog
•Coordinate with customers and IT to constantly prioritize requirements within the backlog based on highest value to the product, managing dependencies between requirements where needed
•Clearly communicate product needs to the Product Team, splitting/clarifying work where needed to facilitate estimates
•Demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills across multiple levels
•Demonstrate functionality in product demos and determine whether commitments have been met, and coordinate User Acceptance Testing, as needed
•Understand the vendor landscape for like products and serve as a catalyst for transitioning to new products when appropriate
•Provide elevated product support, subject matter expertise, and occasional project management duties, as needed
•Maintain product documentation, including product roadmap (product updates), product and process workflows, and training documentation
•Act as contact on vended applications regarding roadmaps/future functionality and coordinating contracts and SOWs
*Duties and Responsibilities describe the general nature of the work and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities. Duties and responsibilities may change or vary depending on the specific needs of the business unit.
•Bachelor’s degree and 3+ years of product management, business analysis, or systems analysis experience required; or equivalent combination of education/experience
•Demonstrated experience building and maintaining product backlogs and driving products forward to better meet objectives
•Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with management, product team members, internal clients, and consultants
•Ability to work independently, handle multiple priorities, and solve complex problems
•Knowledge of waterfall and agile frameworks and tools
•Ability to identify and provide solutions for improving current practices
•Ability to understand and query data using tools such as Toad or MS Access
•Experience with Microsoft Dynamics and/or general Business Intelligence or CRM platforms (preferred)
•We’re proud to provide a competitive compensation plan, which includes complete coverage of monthly medical, dental, and vision premiums (Less Deductibles) (Zero Expenses out of pocket for you!), paid time off, as well as an exceptional 50% match on 401(k) contributions up to the maximum amount allowed by the IRS maximum.
Fisher Investments is an equal opportunity employer