Product Manager

Austin, TX /
Corporate – Dealerware /
Full-time
About Dealerware:
Dealerware is modern fleet management for the modern retailer. We are proud to be one of the hottest software companies in the automotive sector. By combining a modern-approach with fresh design thinking, Dealerware’s industry-leading SaaS platform enables best-in-class fleet management and mobility for top automotive dealerships and manufacturers. Three years ago, we burst onto the scene with a promise to reduce costs and elevate the customer experience at automotive dealerships. Today, we’re experiencing 100% YOY growth and are positioned to truly change the way the world hits the road. Across the automotive ecosystem, there’s hundreds of billions of dollars at stake. And we’re right in the swell of it.

Dealerware’s team is currently hiring a Product Manager to work closely with a team of designers, researchers, data scientists, and engineers. This individual should demonstrate a record of solving complex business problems, collaborating within and across teams, and contributing to make their teams stronger and more effective.

What You’ll Do:

    • Serve as a business advisor for our fleet management product and drive recommendations for the product lifecycle and planning processes
    • Own the ideation and planning within your team’s theme to define business problems and test/validate solutions
    • Be a user story expert – deliver stories that accurately define the work and how objectives will be achieved, as well as serve as a model for teams
    • Own the negotiation and trade-off process to produce a refined backlog that aligns your team’s work to specific business outcomes
    • Build the voice of the customer by collecting and synthesizing user feedback
    • Serve as a subject matter expert and product spokesperson for your part of the product portfolio
    • Lead the ideation, development, and launch of new features and product initiatives
    • Effectively use data and analytics to evolve and inform the direction of product development
    • Provide thought leadership, strategic insight, and clear communication (written and verbal) to the team on strategy

About You:

    • You’re a product person with a knack for execution and bringing development teams together
    • You’re eager to collaborate with designers and engineers with deep subject matter expertise
    • You’re no stranger to fast-paced environments and agile development methodologies
    • You enjoy challenging projects involving hardware and software, and you’re cool under pressure
    • You respect and value your peers and cross-functional stakeholders and understand the power of working with a motivated product team

Required Qualifications: We don’t expect this person to be an expert in everything, but you should have the following abilities/attributes:

    • 2-5 years of product management experience
    • Experience with software development best practices (e.g., Agile, Scrum, Kanban)
    • Passionate about fleet management, mobility, and/or personal transportation
    • Skilled at defining and prioritizing product features
    • Ability to collaborate well with engineers, designers, researchers, data scientists, and management

Even better if you have:

    • Bachelor's degree in a related technical or business field
    • Product management experience with SaaS, web, and mobile products
    • Strong leadership and communication skills
    • Proven application of user testing and prototyping 

Dealerware offers you:

    • Competitive base salary with bonus incentive eligibility
    • Full benefits (medical, dental, vision, 401K) + FREE telehealth (includes therapy visits) 
    • Training for all employees provided in Udemy
    • Tuition Reimbursement and continuing education
    • Unlimited paid vacation policy
    • 100% remote work (during COVID). Hybrid model anticipated post-COVID (can be largely remote)
    • Modern office and a dynamic team in downtown Austin with free parking
    • Friendly, small company environment with a progressive culture and flexible hours
    • Backed by Audi, a 111-year-old automotive industry leader
    • Semi-flat organizational structure that ensures your influence on products we build
    • Discounts on Silvercar rentals and participation in an Audi Lease Program
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Dealerware is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth and pregnancy-related conditions), gender identity or expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, military service and veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws and ordinances. Dealerware's management team is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities, access to facilities and programs and general treatment during employment.
*We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor visas.