Product Manager

Ford Motor Company   •  

Dearborn, MI

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


Not Specified years

Posted 54 days ago

Position Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a balance between business viability, user desirability and technical feasibility while delivering software products with a team
  • Work closely with Business Partners to understand their product vision, and break it down into an actionable backlog of user stories for the development team.
  • Work hands-on with the development team to prioritize, plan, and deliver software that delivers business value.
  • Help Business Partners understand our iterative development approach and focus on delivering a Minimum Viable Product through careful and deliberate prioritization.
  • Conduct product experiments, user interviews and other validation techniques to gather feedback and product insights
  • Help innovate and iterate on agile PM processes and share our learnings.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 4+ years of Product Management, Business Analyst, Solutions Architect, or Project Manager experience or 2+ years of software development experience with 2+ years of Product Management experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology / Computer Science / Business preferred.
  • Skilled at defining and prioritizing product features.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills and the ability to teach others.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with others and navigate complex decision making.
  • Ability to collaborate well with engineers, designers, and business partners.
  • 2+ years working with Agile software methodologies (Scrum, eXtreme Programming and/or Kanban)
  • Previous success delivering a product to market with an Agile development team, and ongoing development and support of production applications.
  • Practiced in Lean/Lean Startup thinking.