Vice President of Technical Product Management

USD 200,000/year
10 Jul 2018
24 Jul 2018
Contract Type

We are constantly growing and acquiring new companies and products. This creates growth opportunities typically only seen in the most explosive startups, but in a profitable company with over 4,000 team members worldwide.

The Vice President of Technical Product Management excels at:

  • Defining data structures and object models
  • Creating algorithms to solve high-value problems
  • Mapping solutions to large “building blocks” of existing open source components and cloud services
  • Making decisions that reduce scope in favour of simplicity
  • Clear written communication
  • Leading and managing a team

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create technical design specs that define the core of software products 
  • Know how to apply modern software design patterns (think cloud, containerization, etc.) to product requirements
  • Review and provide feedback to more junior product managers turning your decisions into detailed engineering plans

Candidate Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science is absolutely mandatory, (M.Sc. or PhD preferred) 
  • Significant hands-on production code development in Java or C# on a commercial software product or end-user software supporting a service offering? 
  • Significant experience in a leadership position in Application Architecture, Software Engineering, or Technical Product Management taking product requirements, making the core technical design decisions, and creating detailed specifications for a team of developers to code and test.
  • Able to identify and articulate patterns in unstructured and unorganized content 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including architecture diagrams, data flows, and system component diagrams