Senior Product Manager

Dictionary.com

Oakland, CA

JOB DETAILS
LOCATION
Oakland, CA
POSTED
29 days ago

Description

Minimum Qualifications

  • 5 years of relevant experience
  • Experience developing web applications while leveraging Agile best practices
  • Data-driven experience with Google Analytics, Tableau or other analytics products
  • Demonstrated experience leading and working with cross-functional teams
  • Strong leadership with attention to detail and desire to excel with any project
  • Experience leading post-launch optimizations, including developing testing strategies
  • Ability to conceptualize, manage and prioritize multiple projects for stakeholders
  • Detail-oriented with superior organizational skills; balancing multiple projects, deadlines and requests should be second nature

Preferred Qualifications

  • College degree in a related field
  • Experience with education technology product development
  • Experience with SEO best practices
  • Experience with multiple monetization strategies, including ads and subscriptions

Job Summary

Dictionary.com is seeking a Senior Product Manager to help reinvent our suite of Dictionary.com web and mobile products built for students. The successful candidate must have exceptional drive for creating great online user experiences. We are looking for a proven ability to execute both strategically and tactically, and someone who is excited to take on new projects that will be industry defining. This position requires a data-driven mindset. The candidate should be customer-focused with a passion for consumer web products.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and execute on the long-term vision and road map for Dictionary.com web products, specifically learning tools for students
  • Take internal and external user needs and develop a product road map to address the current and future needs of our customers
  • Set clear goals and success metrics to align with Dictionary.com’s mission and deliver maximum impact
  • Communicate priorities, experiments and decisions across a wide spectrum of audiences, from partner teams to executive levels
  • Create product requirement documents and leading an Agile development process that includes sprint planning, standups and retrospectives
  • Analyze customer usage data, leverage user research and run user testing to create amazing user experiences
  • Own quality of feature development in collaboration with Design and Engineering teams
  • Establish goals and review metrics to identify opportunities
  • Stay up to date with new technologies to uncover new opportunities for growth
  • Keep a finger on the pulse of our competition and develop strategies and tactics to win

Who We Are

Dictionary.com is an education publisher focused on creating delightful experiences to celebrate and enjoy learning the English language.  Our brands have a heritage of expertise and a team of passionate experts to focus our efforts.  We are the leading digital source for everything related to words and their meanings, with 70 million monthly users and 100 million app installs.

Disclaimer

This is an outline of the primary responsibilities of this position. As with everything in life, things change. The tasks and responsibilities can be changed, added to, removed, amended, deleted and modified at any time by the leadership group.