Stand Together

Technical Product Manager

ID (external)
2020-4452
Category
Engineering and IT
Location
US-VA-Arlington

Overview

We are seeking a highly motivated and outcome-focused individual to join our community. As a Technical Product Manager, you will drive the product strategy across a portfolio of products aligned with the vision of Stand Together.  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

  • Recommending the nature and scope of present and future product lines by reviewing product specifications and requirements and appraising new product ideas
  • Participating in meetings with key business partners to gather requirements, perform system demos, user acceptance testing, and provide end-user training
  • Overseeing product management efforts around owned products by helping to set priorities, identify roles, and track issues and risks
  • Working with developers and business stakeholders to understand solution feasibility, conduct alternatives (build/buy/partner) analysis, and make recommendations to inform trade-off decision making
  • Bringing new products to market by analyzing proposed product requirements and development programs, preparing return-on-investment analyses, and establishing time schedules with engineering
  • Using data to help drive product development priorities for the team and to inform the community
  • Ensuring product adoption and building metrics around ongoing success of released products
  • Developing end user documentation and training material 
  • Writing user stories and acceptance criteria in conjunction with developers
  • Staying up-to-date on 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 product management experience including successful roll-out of multiple products
  • 1-3 years of experience with Agile or similar methodologies
  • 1-3 years driving product development in coordination with software development teams
  • 1-3 years experience developing products for the internal business organization, not necessarily consumer-facing products
  • Knowledge of project management methodologies, especially across multiple parts of an organization
  • Understanding of business objectives, system requirements, and documenting/articulating requirements to cross functional stakeholders
  • Strong presentation and communication (written and verbal) 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
  • Strong operational background and a track-record of making data-driven decisions

 

 

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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