HiringThing

Junior Product Manager

  • Contract: Full-time

Job Description

The Junior Product Manager is responsible for assisting interfacing between key stakeholders and engineering to define, manage and deliver new features and functionality on our platform. This role will also be heavily involved in the continued development of the HiringThing product changes and enhancements, including documentation, evangelism and roadmap development. This position with interface with a team in different international time zones and will be required to be available and participate in meetings during non-traditional hours.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work closely and collaboratively with Engineering and Product Management teams
  • Interface with customers and internal stakeholders to collect business requirements for new features and/or customizations
  • Manage contractors and outsourced development teams including being their primary point of contact and providing clearly defined technical specifications and in-depth project documentation
  • Assist in the development of wireframes, technical specifications, timeline estimates and feature definitions
  • Manage communication of changelogs to internal and external clients
  • Apply the highest standards of usability, functionality and elegance to the design and development of HiringThing software
  • Assist in the development of API documentation, use cases and developer communication
  • Adhere to budgets and keep projects on track for successful completion within specification
  • Assist in designing business processes and configuring engineering process tools
  • Proactively identify and mitigate risks to the project budget, timeline, or the standards of usability
  • Facilitate, participate, and occasionally lead the quality assurance process for application updates
  • Act as a Quality Assurance lead for testing new feature development

Skill Requirements

  • 1-3 years of project or product management experience in the software development industry
  • Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Easily adaptable not averse to change in a startup environment
  • Quick learner and able to function semi-autonomously
  • Prior experience navigating and utilizing issue tracking software, JIRA highly preferred
  • Proven ability to prioritize, work independently, manage time effectively and follow through on tasks/responsibilities
  • Clear written and spoken communication

About the Company

HiringThing is a cloud-based software company that helps companies post jobs online, manage applicants, and hire great employees. Weve been in business since 2012 and are growing rapidly.

Were a fully remote company with a virtual office. We’re a technology-first team dedicated to building the greatest recruiting software available. We keep in touch with Slack and regular video conferences. You can work from home, a coffee shop or the beach as long as the work gets done. HiringThing’s culture puts an emphasis on work-life balance.

We also offer competitive salaries, benefits, and an unlimited PTO policy, in which each employee is afforded the flexibility to take vacation, take time off for illness and shift schedules as necessary.

Applicants will be asked to complete a brief assessment as part of the application process. This will take approximately 20 minutes and cannot be re-entered once you exit the process. Please allow enough time to complete the assessment. Thank you!

How to apply

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