VP of Product

PowerDMS   •  

Orlando, FL

Industry: Technology

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 30 days ago

Summary

The VP of Product will lead a team of product management and engineering professionals; identify new and expanded market opportunities; project manage the creation and delivery of world-class products/solutions, coordinating with development, sales, marketing, client services, business leaders and other stakeholders; and drive a product roadmap setting PowerDMS up for success in the market. This role will touch all areas of the business and will be welcomed as a thought leader by the team.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lead, manage and mentor a team of product managers, designers, and related personnel.
  • Product planning and assignment of tasks and deliverables.
  • Product lifecycle management from concept to launch of the products across all product lines.
  • Lead, define, represent and communicate product strategy to all stakeholders.
  • Align product vision with the businesses short and long-term goals.
  • Assess product development sprints and enhancement opportunities.
  • Develop budgets, forecasts, and metrics.
  • Monitor product development sprints and evaluate results.
  • Own the product roadmap and communicate with C-level staff, board members, and other stakeholders.
  • Collaborate, align, and refine strategic marketing plans for each product.
  • Define pricing and competitive positioning for each product.
  • Drive innovative ideas, solutions and products through leadership and decisive action.
  • Build incredible teams and processes to deliver products that satisfy the needs of customers.
  • Become the key evangelist of PowerDMS and participate in press activities, conferences, discussions with thought leaders and market analysts.

Qualifications

  • Passion for and ability to understand customer/prospect needs and deliver great solutions.
  • Excellent strategic thinking, communication, and prioritization skills.
  • Demonstrable organizational and project management skills.
  • Must be able to effectively research, mine data and apply strategic thinking to executive-level pitches and presentations.
  • Strong analytical, verbal and written communications and presentation skills.
  • Facility with basic business software, including the Microsoft Office Suite and Google Apps, as well as project management applications.
  • Experience with defining, designing, implementing, and managing various product management and development methodologies.
  • Thorough understanding of PM skills, processes, best practices and ability to teach others.

Education and/or Experience

  • 8+ years of software Product Management experience is desired.
  • 8+ years of experience in managing, coaching, and leading senior level and mid-level staff including multi-functional teams.
  • Master’s in Business or Computer Science preferred (or equivalent experience)
  • Certified Product Owner, or strong understanding of Agile/Scrum techniques
  • Hands on design experience with enterprise B2B applications for both technical and business users
  • Experience defining technical product features; from inception to execution
  • Demonstrated experience developing Software products.
  • B2B SaaS experience is preferred.
  • Demonstrated visionary leader with the ability to develop and cultivate a dynamic, progressive, and technologically advanced product offering.