Jan 28, 2019

Group Product Manager

  • PlanGrid
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
Full time Senior Product Manager User Experience MBA Data Analytics

Job Description

As a Group Product Manager at PlanGrid, you will lead a team of product managers that is responsible for building the tools that are transforming the construction industry.
Product Managers at PlanGrid sit at the intersection of software development, design, and business strategy. We shape high-level product goals but also get our hands dirty. On an average day, you might pitch a concept to senior leadership, create a launch plan with marketing, work with designers to conduct user research, prototype a new feature, iterate on a spec, analyze usage data, and pair with an engineer on implementation. We have ultimate responsibility for understanding our client needs, influencing business strategy, feature specification, and working with engineering to develop our software.

About the Role:

    • Own and execute a product area that creates value for construction enterprise administrators and executives
    • Develop overall product strategy and define the vision, roadmap, and goals for the product
    • Prioritize potential initiatives through demonstrating their alignment with our business strategy and the value to our current or future users
    • Communicate that prioritization to other stakeholders in the company and drive consensus on the path forward
    • Work closely with engineering, design, and business team members on business cases, product requirements, development, launch, and adoption
    • Understand PlanGrid’s strategic position and deliver innovative products that align with this strategy
    • Work directly with our customers to unearth pain points and understand their most pressing needs
    • Communicate with the rest of the company the how and why for features

About You:

    • 5+ years of product management experience, ideally having managed a product through multiple release cycles
    • Have hired and managed a team of 2 or more product managers
    • Experience working with Sales, Marketing and Support on full go-to-market coordination
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • Passion for solving our customers’ problems in the construction space
    • Entrepreneurial mindset with the ability to build strong data-driven arguments, prioritize with business strategy in mind, and evangelize projects to build consensus within an organization
    • Ability to drive projects forward within an organization
    • Experience working at an enterprise software company that is building SaaS products is a plus
PlanGrid is the leader in construction productivity software. Used on more than 1 million projects around the world, PlanGrid's value extends over numerous phases of construction, building a massive and accurate history of every jobsite through everyday use that creates a data-rich record set at turnover that is essential to long-term operations. 
PlanGrid is the first construction productivity software that allows contractors and owners in commercial, heavy civil, and other industries to collaborate easily from their mobile devices and desktop. PlanGrid is used in more than 79 countries by thousands of customers including DPR, Granite, NVIDIA, Target Corporation, and Tutor Perini. PlanGrid was a member of  Y Combinator’s 2012 Winter Class, and has secured over $69 million in funding from Sequoia, Tenaya Capital Founders Fund, GV, 500 Startups, Box, Northgate,  and Spectrum 28.  
For more information, please visit: https://www.plangrid.com/.
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