Stand Together

  • Product Manager

    ID (external)
    2019-4288
    Category
    Engineering and IT
    Location
    US-VA-Arlington
  • Overview

    We are seeking a highly motivated, outcome focused, and like-minded individual to join our community. As a Product Manager, you will work directly with business stakeholders across multiple departments, internal Product Managers, and developers to deliver high-value business solutions in a fast-paced Agile environment. A person with an inclination and aptitude to solve business problems by applying technical solutions would be ideal. 

     

     

    Your Responsibilities Include

    • Manage Scrum events (Sprint planning, daily stand-ups, and retrospectives) and ensure the development team is focused and aligned with business objectives as well as the Product Roadmap  
    • Work with developers to understand solution feasibility, conduct alternatives (build/buy/partner) analysis, and make recommendations to inform trade-off decision making  
    • Participate in key meetings with community partners including requirement sessions, system demos, user acceptance testing, gathering user feedback, and end-user training  
    • Lead project management efforts around owned products by helping set priorities, identifying roles, tracking issues and risks 
    • Gather and analyze data from multiple data sources 
    • Conduct user acceptance testing across owned products to efficiency of value 
    • Develop end user documentation and training material for understanding 
    • Writing user stories and acceptance criteria   
    • Stay up-to-date the latest Agile and Product Management best practices as well as upcoming feature releases of owned products 

     

    Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization

    • 1-3 years of experience in a product management role including successful rollout of one or more products 
    • 1-3 years of experience using Salesforce or similar CRM Products to develop business solutions  
    • 1-3 years of experience with Agile or similar methodologies  
    • 1-3 years of experience project management – especially across multiple parts of an organization 
    • Understanding business objectives, system requirements, and documenting/articulating requirements to cross functional stakeholders 
    • Strong presentation, communication (written and verbal), and interpersonal skills  
    • Strong experience working with cross functional teams 
    • Detail-oriented individual with the ability to quickly ramp up with new clients, their business needs, and technologies 

     

    About Us

     

     

    Stand Together helps social entrepreneurs supercharge their efforts to help people improve their lives. We connect them with passionate partners and the resources necessary to make a greater difference. 

     

    Through our philanthropic community, we tackle some of the nation's biggest challenges so that every person has the opportunity to realize their extraordinary potential.

     

    Stand Together partners with people from diverse perspectives and backgrounds—including people in education, business, community non-profits, and public policy—to accomplish more together than any of us could on our own.

     

    Our Values

     

    Working at Stand Together is different from many other organizations. We have a relentless commitment to a culture based on a business philosophy called Market Based Management® (MBM®). Informed by the principles that allow a free and open society to flourish, MBM® prepares individuals to innovate, improve, and transform while fostering a healthy, growing organization that creates long-term value for its clients and supporters and fulfillment for its employees. 

     

    We believe that diversity in experiences, perspectives, knowledge and ideas fuels creativity, broadens knowledge, and helps drive success. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strive to treat all employees and applicants with honesty, dignity, respect and sensitivity. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of color, race, religion, religious creed, sex, gender or gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, ancestry, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy (including medical needs which may arise from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), military and veteran status, genetic information, marital or familial status, political affiliation, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. 

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