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Product Manager

Baltimore, MD, United States
2 months ago
Full time role

Company

Sunstone Credit is democratizing access to solar for businesses. We provide flexible financing solutions for businesses and non-profits of all ...

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Job Description

We are looking for a product manager to be responsible for organizing programs and products being executed by the Engineering team at Sunstone Credit. You will be tasked with developing programs to support the organization's strategic direction, as well as creating and managing long term goals. In this product management role, you will participate in determining the sprint priorities of product development based on the engineering roadmap, working with the executive team to collect business requirements as well as with engineers to determine execution priorities. You will also be in charge of developing and managing vendor engagements from a project management level.

In order to be successful in this role, you will need to have prior experience in both program management and team management.

Product Manager Responsibilities

  • Defining a vision for a product
  • Aligning stakeholders around the vision for the product.
  • Prioritizing product features and capabilities.
  • Researching, interviewing and selecting vendors based on company requirements.
  • Sprint planning and backlog management for the engineering team
  • Scrum master responsibilities
  • Story/epic/ticket creation and sprint management
  • Creating and managing long-term goals.
  • Understanding and representing user needs.
  • Organizing programs and activities in accordance with the mission and goals of the organization.
  • Developing new programs to support the strategic direction of the team.
  • Analyzing program risks.

Requirements

  • Minimum of 1 year of experience as a Product Manager
  • Deep understanding of and experience with agile software development processes
  • Demonstrated success defining and launching software products
  • Proven stakeholder management skills.
  • 1+ years of experience in a job in the tech market
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Bachelor’s degree (MBA preferred)
  • Technical background, with experience with project management tools such as JIRA, design tools like Sketch and/or FIGMA, roadmapping + task prioritization exercises, stakeholder interviews, experience working with business teams, understanding of SQL tools, data analysis processes
  • Competency in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Understanding of project management.
  • Excellent teamwork skills
  • Proven ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority
  • At least a high-level understanding of cloud service solutions and software development/component technologies (example, REACTJS, Python, application-server communication protocols etc)
  • Examples and at least one sample of an effective product specification document delivered in the past

Nice to have:
Experience with Salesforce, and Github

Sunstone Credit is democratizing access to solar for businesses. We provide flexible financing solutions for businesses and non-profits of all ...

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