About News Break
News Break defines a new way for users to engage with local news.
Since its founding in 2015, it has grown by leaps and bounds.
Were the nation’s largest intelligent local news platform!
News Break is ranked the #1 news app on both iOS and Android with 45M+ monthly users.
We’re a Series-C startup headquartered at Mountain View, California.
For more information, visit www.newsbreak.com/about
About the Role
We are looking for a Director of Product who is passionate about building products that customers love.
You will join a dynamic and fast-paced environment and work with cross-functional teams to design, build, and roll-out products that deliver the companys vision and strategy.
Responsibilities Gain a deep understanding of customer experience, identify and fill product gaps and generate new ideas that grow market share, improve customer experience and drive growth Create buy-in for the product vision both internally and with key external partners Develop product pricing and positioning strategies Translate product strategy into detailed requirements and prototypes Scope and prioritize activities based on business and customer impact Work closely with engineering teams to deliver with quick time-to-market and optimal resources Drive product launches including working with the public relations team, executives, and other product management team members Evaluate promotional plans to ensure that they are consistent with product line strategy and that the message is effectively conveyed Act as a product evangelist to build awareness and understanding Represent the company by visiting customers to solicit feedback on company products and services
Requirements BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent, MS/MBA preferred At least 8 years of work experience in product management Experience in growth products and consumer products are highly preferred Proven track record of managing all aspects of a successful product throughout its lifecycle Proven ability to develop product and marketing strategies and effectively communicate recommendations to executive management Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies Strong problem-solving skills and willingness to roll up ones sleeves to get the job Skilled at working effectively with cross functional teams in a matrix organization Excellent written and verbal communication skills The specific title may be different depending on interview process The post Director of Product first appeared on Get a Job California.
About News Break