Product Management Director (21019)

Brno
7/2020
Permanent Client
120 000 CZK
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I'm looking for an experienced Product Management Director with the vision and ability to transform that vision into a working strategy. As a permanent contractor you will be the connection between clients, the market and internal teams and setting up development plan for years to come. You will be responsible for establishing the companies product vision aligned to corporate objectives and delivering that successfully through product development. You can look forward to work with a great, fair and open minded team of people and you will have a chance to put your ideas into practice and engage with hundreds of employees globally.

What will you be working on:
- being responsible for establishing the companies product vision aligned to corporate 
  objectives and delivering that successfully through product development
- collaborating with CTO, SMT and technology leadership to define the technology strategy 
  and roadmap
- working with stakeholders including customers to understand their drivers and market 
  trends and help develop product strategy
- supporting the Product Management team to facilitate collaboration and communication 
  with internal/external stakeholders to define product roadmaps
- collaborating with product management team on product strategy to identify synergies 
  between the products and/or efficiencies in creating the products using the available 
  resources
- regularly meeting with internal and external stakeholders to understand business problems, 
  validate product concepts, coordinate release schedules and evangelize product value
- provide regular updates to Product Management Guild
- analyzing estimated business value of potential features providing cost savings or additional 
  revenue in a lean canvas structure 
- prioritize features/functionality and drive delivery through the Agile software development 
  process (Agile – i.e. scrum, Kanban, depending on current needs)
- providing regular updates to stakeholders on strategy, successes, learning and progress on 
  product vision
- managing requirements dependencies with other teams, negotiating and reprioritizing as 
  appropriate as well as the processes by which requirements are managed.
- being accountable for the process by which the requirements from the business are captured 
  by the development team(s)
- working with Engineering Lead to ensure that the velocity of delivery is high, 
  decommissioning projects/products where possible

What you need to know:
- extensive product management and product/service building experience
- 5+ years professional experience in agile development (Scrum, Kanban, etc.), ideally as a 
  product owner/manager
- good understanding of IT development environment, including security concerns, GDPR, 
  web applications, and Cloud
- strong oral and written communication skills in English, including presentation skills (MS 
  Visio, MS PowerPoint)
- ability to uncover and understand the client needs
- ability to recognize business problems and recommending/developing solutions
- strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature 
  judgment
- ability to work independently and manage multiple task assignments
- ability to present complex development topics to both executive and technical personnel

Nice to have:
- experience in localization industry, tools and processes 

Extras:
- an exciting company (You will work with some of the most innovative brands in the world, 
- a great team of people who are fair, open-minded, and friendly (and always ready to support 
  you as much as possible)
- international, English-speaking environment and pleasant offices in the center of Brno
- chance to put your ideas into practice and engage with hundreds of employees globally
- interesting challenges, trainings, and other internal opportunities to support your growth
- fair compensation, bonuses, and a comprehensive benefits package (flexible working hours, 
  5 weeks of vacation, 2 sick days, occasional work from home, meal vouchers, cafeteria plan)