Responsibilities

  • Translate the product vision into a roadmap of features that can be executed by the development teams
  • Gather, translate, document and prioritize the expectations of customers and stakeholders and communicate them to the development teams
  • Define and manage the business process of how feedback is gathered and synthesized into product requirements from customer product use, customer support interactions and professional services engagements
  • Identify and negotiate role of third party software partners that can be integrated into the product to complement or extend functionality
  • Coordinate with the marketing team to deliver effective messaging of the product on the website, public relations, advertising and trade shows
  • Monitor and report regularly to the executive team on the state of the market, both competitors and potential customers

Skills and qualifications

  • Strong English written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven leadership experience
  • Former business analyst or product manager experience
  • Team player attitude
  • Experience working in a startup a plus
  • Ability to moderate a strong debate amongst peers that results in an enlightened decision
  • Experience working in a product company
  • Ukrainian fluency a plus
  • A result and success oriented mentality, conveying a sense of urgency and driving issues to closure
  • An ability to initiate and build relationships with people in an open, friendly, and accepting manner
  • An innate drive to innovate and optimize the use of available resources
  • Comfort with adapting and adjusting to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity, and rapid change