Associate Product Manager

Job Details

Job Type:
Full Time
Job Experience:
1 year
Posted On:
No. of Vacancies:
Expected Salary:
Key Skills:
Product Management, User Experience, Product Manager, Product Head

Job Description

The Super Awesome Technology Team at CACTUS is looking for a Associate Product Manager The Product & Technology team at CACTUS drives product design, execution & user experience for over 100,000 external customers across geographies and cultures. Our products range from workflow solutions, to websites, to new experimental features for our end customers to complex algorithms. They are the reason internal customers can do their jobs more easily and faster than ever before. They are the reason our end customers prefer us over competition. We are a team of 40+ extremely agile and driven Product Managers, Architects, Interface designers, Software Developers, QA and DevOPS experts. We are extremely social and believe that happiness levels are directly related to performance. We are very generous with our lunchboxes, quirks, smiles, and pranks all of which help us maintain a charged up work environment. As a Product Manager, you will be a part of our Product team and work closely with the Engineering team and key business users across the organization. You will report to the Head of Product Management. Responsibilities : Drive product conceptualization, definition, planning, and execution throughout the product lifecycle, including gathering, analyzing and prioritizing product and customer/user needs. Be responsible for project managing the product right from requirement gathering to launch. Own the customer development process, understand user needs, and translate them into product features. Be the expert for products by thoroughly understanding product functionality, constraints, business processes, values, customer profiles, and industry domains to be able to help teams solve problems through domain expertise. You would also need to understand how our products are used and where they meet/fail to meet customer needs. Provide a better user experience. Drive and have a passion for user engagement, conduct research required for new products and ongoing improvements, define delighting factors that will make our products unique, indispensable solutions for our customers and employees. Mine through traffic analyses, MIS, business reports and other data to drive feature prioritization. Measure the impact of new features, constantly iterate on product offerings based on customer feedback and data, and closely interact with product users. Required Skills: 1+ years of overall work experience working on a Product Management role, or working as a Business Analyst, at a technology driven organization Well read about technology, design and UX trends A good understanding of user centric design principles Ability to think creatively and strategically, coupled with very strong execution skills Strong team player with an energetic, well-rounded personality Ability to work at a cross-functional level and be comfortable with interacting with senior leadership Great analytical skills with ability to track and improve product progress using data and qualitative feedback Excellent written & verbal communication skills, An attitude to get things done and be extremely comfortable working in high-pace, dynamic environment Preferred Skills: Engineering or Computer Science degree ( preferred) Candidates with good international exposure; Should be educated or have lived and worked abroad for a few years In-depth knowledge of software development life cycle with hands on involvement in past projects preferably AGILE Knowledge of agile/ scrum techniques Skills with mock-up, analytics & project management tools like Balsamiq, New Relic, Insights, Google analytics, JIRA and basic HTML. Not looking for people from banking/ telecom background Company Profile: Cactus Communications Pvt. Ltd. Combining the rich experience of a multi-national, multi-functional team; the peerless capabilities of over 1400 language and business professionals; and ingenious technological innovation, CACTUS helps researchers, journals, universities, and corporations achieve their publication goals. The CACTUS culture is an eclectic yet inclusive one, where people from different countries and professional backgrounds come together to form a global team that pursues excellence, prizes integrity, and works as a unified client-focused organization. Offices United States | Japan | Brazil | India | South Korea | Taiwan | China Awards and Recognition *2014: Ranked 1st in the Professional Services category and as India’s 10th best workplace overall in the Great Place to Work Institute survey (Ranked among top 20 from 2011- 2013) *2010: Red Herring Global 100 Award, for innovation in business *2008: Featured among the Top 15 Exciting Emerging Companies 2008, in a NASSCOM survey Recruiter Name:Anuradha Ray Contact Company:Cactus Communications Pvt Ltd Address:510, Shalimar Morya ParkPlot – B2, Off Link RoadMumbaiMUMBAI,Maharashtra,India 400053 Website: