Full Time Job

Product Manager

NBC Sports

Remote / Virtual 05-06-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Responsibilities

SportsEngine, Inc., an NBC Sports Group company and leading provider of Sport Relationship Management (SRM) software, is hiring a Product Manager to join our team. This role will be a major contributor to our strategic growth through improving our existing mobile products and finding new opportunities to meet the needs of our customers and business in the mobile space. Our team is based in Minneapolis and we are open to both in-office and remote candidates for this position.

In this highly visible role, the Product Manager is responsible for identifying market needs and transitioning those needs into SportsEngine products and solutions. This person will work cross-functionally to bring together thoughts and feedback from numerous sources into a concrete vision for the SportsEngine Mobile Product area.

As a member of the Product Team at SportsEngine, you will...
• Determine and drive product strategy and direction.
• Create and manage the strategic roadmap for your product.
• Cultivate relationships across departments.
• Communicate strategy, direction and progress to internal and external audiences.
• Lead cross functional teams for successful delivery of new products to market.
• Demonstrate thought leadership with how product(s) address key market problems/needs.
• Engage with customers, and participate in youth sports events and organizations for primary research and experience.
• Create business cases to justify investment in additional product capabilities.
• Determine how best to incorporate new product capability via build, partner, buy evaluations.
• Manage contact with customers, industry influencers and strategic partners to obtain competitive and market data for product.
• Partner with our Go-to-Market teams on the commercialization/launch process for product releases to confirm successful delivery of new product capabilities.

Qualifications/Requirements
• 3 + years working as a product manager, SaaS background is preferred, or equivalent.

• Experience working on mobile application product development teams.

• Strong technical, UX and/or business background.

• Solid business acumen and strong strategic, analytical and critical thinking skills.

• Advanced presentation skills and strong written/verbal communication.

• Good judgment with respect to managing priorities, resources and risk.

• Excellent stakeholder management skills.

• Strong strategic, analytical and critical thinking skills; ability to break down complex problems and formulate plans.

• • Additional Job Requirements
• • Must submit an attestation disclosing your COVID-19 vaccination status and, if partially or fully vaccinated, submitting your vaccination record no later than 7 days following commencement of employment.
• • Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at the commencement of employment or must undergo regular COVID-19 testing if Company determines your job position requires accessing an NBCUniversal worksite.
• • Must be willing to adhere to all Company COVID-19 workplace safety policies and protocols.

Desired Characteristics
• Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or equivalent experience.

• Experience working on consumer and business web applications.

• Demonstrated track record of strong execution and experience partnering with technical teams to deliver results.

• Subject matter expertise in sports or small business administration is a plus.

• Track record of successful mobile app roadmap planning and delivery.

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