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Product Manager - Des Moines


Des MoinesIowa

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Andrew Behr

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JN -062019-13401

Job Description

AVID Technical Resources is partnering with our client to find a Product Manager for a contract-to-hire opportunity in West Des Moines, IA. 
  • Gaining a detailed understanding of the business your software product supports
  • Working with customers and users to build a deep understanding of how they use your product
  • Collaborating with business stakeholders and your design & development team to define and communicate a compelling vision for your product
  • Turning each business objective into a mission for your product team  
  • Continually updating teams and stakeholders on the product work as it unfolds
  • Leading and motivating a cross-functional team through the product lifecycle, using iterative design & development methodologies
  • Pairing with product designers to gather quantitative and qualitative user insights to inform product design and ensure usability
  • Empowering the team to rapidly test concepts and prototypes with users to learn what works and what doesn't
  • Working with engineering to adapt to technical constraints without compromising user needs
  • Prioritizing your product backlog and plan product sprints and other activities
  • Defining and implement key measures  
  • 5+ years of Product Management or similar experience  
  • Conversant in user experience research and design activities.
  • Strong technical understanding and ability to engage at a detailed level with software engineers and design team members
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • Mature interpersonal skills to guide interactions with your partners in design, engineering and other business functions (marketing, sales, customer success)
  • Experience leading and shipping a product or large feature set to market
  • Ability to travel as needed
  • Ability to work in a full-time role without sponsorship
  • Healthcare experience is desired

About AVID Technical Resources:
AVID (Applications, Voice, Internet, Data) Technical Resources is a contract and permanent IT recruiting company. Headquartered in Boston, AVID specializes in placing information technology professionals with either an Infrastructure Support or Applications Development background.
Since our inception in 2003, AVID has grown to be among the leading IT recruiting firms in the area. This explosive growth has led to a number of awards and recognition. Inc. Magazine recently listed AVID on their exclusive Inc. 500/5000 Fastest Growing Privately-Held Companies in the US. AVID was named one of the Leading IT Staffing Agencies in the Northeast by Forbes Magazine and the Boston Business Journal ranked AVID Technical Resources the 7th Fastest Growing Privately-held Company in Massachusetts.
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