Who We Are
We are a technology non-profit that is on a mission to define the past, present, and future flood risk in America. We are passionate about our work and are made up of some of the most talented people in the digital landscape.
We have built the most comprehensive parcel-level flood risk data set in existence and our API strategy is key to delivering our mission. Through the power of APIs, we aim to distribute and communicate personalized flood risk information at scale.
Who You Are
We are looking for a detailed-oriented person who is passionate about the environment and wants to join our group. The Senior Technical Product Manager will be responsible for the product management, marketing, analytics and support for the APIs at First Street Foundation. The Senior Technical Product Manager will be a part of the Marketing and Communications team and work closely with the Software Development team.
This person will be crucial in helping us expand our API product and ensure our API customers have a successful experience. They should have a comprehensive understanding of how APIs work and have enough of a technical background to develop customer guides and provide support as needed. They should also have a general science and data background to be able to quickly understand and articulate our models and products for various user segments. If you are interested in leveraging your cutting-edge product management skills to make a better impact on the world, this might be the job for you!
What Youll Do
Break down the product requirements into an actionable backlog of user stories.
Champion each product feature end to end.
Establish and analyze product metrics, integrate research, usability studies, and market analysis into product requirements to improve the overall user experience.
Manage a suite of API's currently supporting both internal and external customers.
Design and develop requirements for our cross-functional teams.
Drive research efforts to understand customer needs and inform priorities and product decisions.
Lead the full product cycle from ideation to user research, design, development, launch and monitoring for product features.
Push high quality API features that have an immediate and measurable impact on our business.
Track industry trends and competitors to inform product decisions and strategy.
Define, analyze and oversee key metrics to drive constant improvement to product and user experience.
Develop a deep understanding of our customers and act as an advocate for their needs.
Contribute to the vision and roadmap of our overall products and services.
Liaisebetween stakeholders and engineering team.
Adherence to Product Management processes related to change control, documentation etc.
Write API documentation and marketing materials articulating business value and benefits.
Provide support for customer implementation as needed to ensure product and customer success.
What You Have
Bachelors degree or relevant experience in Engineering, Marketing, CS or User Experience
5+ years of product management or product design experience.
API Development preferred.
Background in any of the following is required - mobile platform, cloud services, application software.
Experience in industry API design specifications and proficient in API troubleshooting.
Record of leading significant projects from conception through execution and iteration.
Strong product intuition and analytical capabilities.
Experience working closely with engineers and understanding technical trade-offs.
Keen attention to detail, strong communication skills, ability to be self-sufficient and find creative solutions to problems.
Knowledge of JSON and structural organization of JSON.
Experience building, adopting and maintaining REST APIs.
Knowledge and background with GraphQL.
Ability to prioritize among competing opportunities, balancing stakeholder needs with business and product priorities, and the ability to clearly articulate the rationale behind product decisions.
Perks & Benefits
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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