Job Responsibilities: 1. End to End responsibility of multiple product and features 2. Coordinating with the engineering department (Tech Team) to deliver functional solutions 3. Suggesting product enhancements to improve user experience 4. Performing quality assurance controls on products 5. Conduct research to identify customer needs and market gaps 6. Prioritize the implementation of new features and set specific timelines 7. Liaise with the Marketing department to ensure proper advertisement and positioning of new products 8. Monitor and report on users’ reactions after launching 9. Create support and training documents for internal and external users Perfect Fit candidate for the above role? 1. Academic background: Engineering Only. Non-Engineers are not eligible to apply for this role. 2. Familiarity with market research, consumers’ behavior and marketing techniques. 3. Candidates who have run their own start-up, worked in a start-up or were co-founder in another startup are preferred although not a necessity. 4. Strong time management skills 5. Good communication skills along with the ability to effectively collaborate with cross functional teams.
About Us upGrad is an IIT Delhi alumni and Ronnie Screwvala founded company where we focus on enabling universities to take their programs online. Given team's background in education and media sectors, we understand what it takes to offer quality online programs, and at upGrad - we invest alongside universities to build and deliver quality online programs (content, platform, technology, industry collaboration, delivery, and grading infrastructure). You can read about some of our press releases at - upGrad was awarded the Best Tech for Education by IAMAI for 2018-19 upGrad was also ranked as one of the LinkedIn Top Startups 2018: The 25 most sought-after startups in India upGrad was earlier selected as one of the top ten most innovative companies in India by FastCompany. We were also covered by the Financial Times along with other disruptors in Ed-Tech upGrad is the official education partner for Government of India - Startup India program Our program with IIIT B has been ranked #1 program in the country in the domain of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning At upGrad - we have partnered with leading universities such as IIIT Bangalore, BITS Pilani, Duke Corporate Education, MICA Ahmedabad, IMT Ghaziabad and Cambridge University's Judge Business School to offer programs in the domains of Data, Technology and Management What you would be doing Lead end-to-end roadmap of our academic and delivery products in sync with business objectives Manage all aspects of the product lifecycle, including problem definition, customer needs, requirement/use case definition Employ data backed product development methodology to improve user experience and feature prioritization. Employ a range of qualitative (user discovery research, focus groups, usability studies, etc.), quantitative (surveys, analytics, market research, etc) data into product requirements. Work with cross-functional internal teams including senior leadership, engineering & business to help them make data-driven decisions to achieve business goals. Prioritize features for sprints and lead scrums Constantly analyze the product performance against ROI, KPIs, and other metrics and driven to improve performance Develop a deep understanding of the competitive landscape and successfully synthesize those into focused product roadmap. What we are looking for Computer Engineering degree (must have) with MBA - Good to have Excellent problem-solving skills with strong ability to break down problems and prioritize a wide-roadmap. Experience in developing an educational product would be Good to have 2+ years of experience in shipping products end-to-end. Strong analytical skills, comfort with handling data sets and deriving insights Ability to think strategically and holistically about business outcomes, while also being able to act tactically and have strong attention to detail. Strong communication skills Proficiency in SQL is preferable
Purpose of the Job ▪ Digital Product Lead will be involved in partnering with the Squad Product Owners, Chief Digital Officer(CDO), Sponsors and the bank leadership team to develop and prioritize business initiatives, product strategies, and execution plans. ▪ He/she should be passionate about building products and features that customers love. He/she will join a dynamic and fast-paced environment and work with cross-functional squads to design, build and roll-out features for the digital channels of the bank. ▪ Have a good understanding of Product Management Lifecycle Experience ▪ Proven work experience of 6-8+ years in product management domain preferably in banking domain ▪ Experience of operating within a multi-channel/multi-region brand ▪ Entrepreneurial self-starter who is self-motivated, but also a team player with a professional presence ▪ Should be able to view the product through the lens of the consumer from an intuitive and rational perspective ▪ Demonstrates thought leadership and is able to influence people at multiple levels in the organization ▪ Proven experience of meeting deadlines while managing multiple projects in a fast-paced environment, P&L experience a plus. Knowledge ▪ Understanding of Web, iOS and Android platform capabilities and familiarity with developer ecosystems ▪ Knowledge of Agile software development practices ▪ Deep knowledge of the banking industry’s market trends in digital and opportunities that can maximize business value ▪ Knowledge of latest digital trends (eg., AI, IOT, AR, etc) and their use-cases in banking domain
The Jr. Product Manager joining our team will play a central role in driving our product vision. Further, the candidate will get a ringside view of building the most intuitive product that adds immense value to doctors and patients. What is expected of our Jr Product Manager? Deep understanding of customer experience & requirements Ability to identify current gaps in the product, prioritise them and work cross functionally with UX, Engineering, Marketing and Sales teams to get them implemented and released to the market Own the vision for the product, and devise a roadmap to get there Ability to translate the roadmap into actionable requirements and specifications Assess the competition, and devise strategies to continue to lead the market Evangelise and create awareness among the users about the product Define key metrics for the product with a passion for assessing progress quantitatively Mandatory qualifications: Bachelors degree in CS/IS only and an MBA from tier-1 Indian B-school 1-3 years of work experience building successful SaaS products We look for individuals with excellent clarity in thinking, superb communication skills and a natural willingness to travel and meet customers across India to understand firsthand their stated and unstated needs from our product.