Product Manager, Neighbors Web
Santa Monica, CA
Product/Program/Project Management – Product / Program / Project Management
Ring is looking for a Product Manager to join the Neighbors team. You will help shape software strategy while driving features based on our mission to make neighborhoods safer. We are looking for someone who is customer focused and mobile technology savvy with a passion for consumer devices and software.
A successful candidate will be highly analytical and resourceful with the ability to work closely with cross-functional teams including: design, engineering, program management, business development, marketing, finance and more to deliver simple and useful experiences for our customers.
- Translating high level direction into strategic and tactical plans
- Work closely with senior management and engineering leadership to develop and deliver innovative consumer digital products
- Partner with key stakeholders to define product strategy and features while supporting metrics required to deliver a best-in-class mobile experience
- Engage with cross-functional teams to bring new digital products to market
- Create buy-in for product vision both internally and externally and evangelize that vision within the organization
- Develop detailed business requirements that can be used to create product specifications and design
- Manage prioritization and trade-offs for customer experience, performance and features
- Manage delivery of current products concurrently with future product planning
- Drive projects, product and feature launches with teams inside and outside of Ring
- Bachelor’s degree
- 3+ years of experience working on consumer facing software product management experience
- 3+ years of experience working on Android, iOS, Windows or other mobile software/applications
- 3+ years of experience leading cross-functional teams to deliver products and projects on tight deadlines
- 3+ years of experience coordinating complex product development cycles and software development schedules
- MBA or Master’s degree
- Passion for digital media and the mobile space
- Experience delivering consumer software products and services in a high growth environment
- Strong verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated experience engaging and influencing senior executives
- Strong analytical and quantitative skills with the ability to use data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations and drive actions
- Demonstrated ability to understand and discuss technical concepts, manage tradeoffs and evaluate opportunistic new ideas with internal and external partners
- Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
Ring launched the Neighbors app as a public safety communication tool that allows users to view and share real-time crime and safety alerts with their neighbors. Anyone with an iOS or Android device can download Neighbors for free and use the app to: view neighborhood activity; share crime and safety-related videos, photos and text-based posts; and receive real-time safety alerts from your neighbors, local law enforcement and the Ring team.
Ring's mission is to make neighborhoods safer by creating a Ring of Security around homes and communities with its suite of home security products and services. The Ring product line, along with the Ring Neighbors app, enable Ring to offer affordable, complete, proactive home and neighborhood security in a way no other company has before. In fact, two Newark, NJ neighborhoods saw an over 50 percent decrease in home break-ins after Ring Video Doorbells and Spotlight Cams were installed on 11% of homes in the communities from April-July 2018 when compared to the same time period in 2017. Ring is an Amazon company. For more information, visit www.ring.com. With Ring, you’re always home.
Ring LLC is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or genetics.