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Viewpoints Network Product Manager

Job Description

A  Product Manager at Viewpoints  plays a key role in understanding and managing customer and product requirements. With an eye for detail and a focus on customer needs, this individual will help translate customer requests into product features and enhancements while also managing projects through completion. This position is perfect for an entrepreneurial and analytical self-starter with 5+ successful years of online product / project management experience. Must be a team-player that can both lead projects and work collaboratively with customers in a fast-paced environment.

Primary Responsibilities:

· Consult directly with internal and external customers capturing and detailing new product requirements and priorities

· Project management responsibilities for both internal and external projects

· Clearly articulate product specification documents for technical team execution

o   Product definition

o   Use cases

o   Process Flows

o   IA experience is a plus

· Manage incoming bug / small project request queues

· QA testing for all new products / enhancements

Skills and Experience:

 

· A minimum of 5 years product management / web development experience

· Experience in Web 2.0 / social networking space

· Project management experience with ability to lead projects from inception to completion

· Proactive problem solving skills and strong analytical skills

· Proven ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

· Experience with specific website requirements including SEO, multi-variant testing, ad-serving, web analytics and content management; experience with consumer-facing, high transaction volume e-commerce sites a plus

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills

· Self-directed and self-motivated; ability to operate effectively in a very dynamic role

· Detail and deadline oriented along with a willingness to meet the needs of a 24/7 environment

Company Description

Viewpoints Network is a social technology and media company focused on helping consumers make smarter decisions.  We specialize in building communities and motivating “social influencers” to share their experiences by writing reviews, blog posts, how to guides, participating in discussion boards and voting on ideas.  We then help organize and present those contributions to help other consumers make informed purchase decisions.  The Viewpoints Technology Platform runs Viewpoints.com and also powers communities for customers like Sears Holding (www.mysears.com). For more detailed information on joining the Viewpoints team please visit http://onpoint.viewpoints.com/careers.html.

Benefits

  • Premium medical/vision coverage
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability (STD) & Long Term Disability (LTD)
  • Early stage stock options
  • 401k plan
  • 9 paid holidays
  • Vacation days, personal days and sick time
  • Paid time off for maternity/paternity leave
  • Jury duty and bereavement leave
  • Casual and fun work environment
  • Office in the heart of the city, near public transportation