Jan 10, 2019

Senior Product Manager, Zillow Offers

  • Zillow
  • Seattle, WA, USA
Full time Senior Product Manager Front-End Development B2C Growth Hacking Partnerships

Job Description

About the teamWe are on a mission to give consumers certainty and control when buying and selling homes. In the Zillow Offers program, Zillow buys homes directly from interested homeowners, thereby sparing them the tremendous stress and effort of selling. Instead, we take that upon ourselves by quickly preparing these homes for the market and re-selling them. This is a key initiative at Zillow at the center of Zillows effort to change the future of real estate, this team will be responsible for creating innovative solutions to challenging problems, many entirely new for the company but all central to our mission to empower the consumer and transform the real estate industry by building a true marketplace.About the role

We're looking for an exceptional Product Manager to help us build the data science and machine learning products that will power the next stage of our growth. Our growing team is chartered with building a dramatically different and better experience for home sellers through Zillow Offers. You will work with a team of highly talented Applied Scientists and Machine Learning Engineers to tackle problems across a broad variety of domains. In this role, we need a Product Manager who can help us:

  • Evaluate opportunities and plan research and engineering efforts to maximize impact for our consumers and on the business, through the application of machine learning and data science.
  • Manage project plans, schedule commitments and ensure plans are integrated and aligned, working with product, operations, and marketing teams across Zillow to create the overall organizational and business strategy.
  • Analyze, remove, and prevent roadblocks across teams to meet quality standards, project deadlines and business goals.

Who you are

Are you an experienced Product Manager with a real passion for building analytics products? Do you love owning products from iteration through delivery? Do you believe that better data and analytics lead to better outcomes? If so you might be an outstanding fit for our team. We'd also love it if:

  • You have working knowledge of concepts from machine learning and data science. You don't need to be able to implement models from scratch, but you can clearly explain concepts like precision and recall or cross validation to non-experts.
  • You're a collaborative team member with a strong focus on execution and results.
  • You have the humility to question assumptions, seek broad input, and validate iteratively.
  • You can take big, nebulous ideas, and hone them into a keen strategic vision.
  • You're highly analytical. You use data to make decisions and are comfortable gathering it yourself or working with others to gather it.
  • You're results oriented. You can cut to the core of a problem, identify what needs to be done and when, and work with the teams to get solutions shipped.
  • You have a Bachelors degree in a technical field (Computer Science or Computer Engineering preferred).

Get to know usZillow Group houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on the web and mobile. Our mission is to build the largest, most trusted and vibrant home-related marketplace in the world.

Zillow Group is owned, fueled and grown by innovators who help people make better, smarter decisions around all things home. We encourage one another at every level, and our efforts are supported by employee-driven, world-class benefits that enable us to enjoy our lives outside the office while building fulfilling careers that impact millions of individuals every day. 

Zillow Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. If there are preparations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.