Product Manager Purpose of the role A Product manager at CarWale would be responsible to deliver world-class products that solve real-world problems around car buying, by working in an agile framework of iterative development and collaboration. They have to deliver great business value through user research , intelligent prioritization , and working with Stakeholders throughout the product lifecycle to ensure a great return on investment.Role description Primary responsibility of the role would be to define the product roadmap & backlog, work with business and functional teams to design and implement changes that drive user acquisition, user experience & monetization. Key responsibilities: Lead a development team to implement product changes while working collaboratively with multiple stake holders like Design, Sales, Operations & Management. Analyze data to derive product & business insights and use them to strategize changes. Iteratively improve on the product by running tests Be responsible for prioritization of features based on assessment of business impact & effort. Report findings & periodic reviews with Management. The ideal candidate would have the following qualities . Understanding and experience of Digital Product Development Life Cycle Excellent business analysis & problem-solving skills Result-driven, goal-oriented work ethic Customer empathy, ability to think from user’s point of view Excellent written and verbal communication, including technical writing skills Understanding of technology and exposure to software coding Experience in Business Requirement Specification documentation/product backlog (Epics, User stories) Experience of working in an Agile environment is preferred Understanding of user experiences (UI/UX) Product development experience including experience in digital product building/tech delivery is preferred About the Company CarWale is India's largest auto media company. CarWale has always striven to serve car buyers and owners in the most comprehensive and convenient way possible. We provide a platform where car buyers and owners can research, buy, sell and come together to discuss and talk about their cars. Our mission is to bring joy and delight into car buying and ownership. To achieve this goal, we aim to empower Indian consumers to make informed car buying and ownership decisions with exhaustive and un-biased information on cars through our expert reviews, owner reviews, detailed specifications and comparisons. We understand that a car is by and large the second-most expensive asset a consumer associates his lifestyle with. Together with CarTrade & BikeWale, we are the market leaders in the personal mobility media space.
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