Product Manager, Ads, Waze

Google - New York, NY (30+ days ago)4.3


Product is where it all begins at Waze. Whether you are a designer, UI expert, or product manager you will play a role in shaping and advancing various Waze projects and products. Your creativity, dedication to UX and good eye for detail ensures that Waze's products are well received, intuitive and polished. You collaborate with the product team to mock up new features and then work closely with R&D to bring them to life.

At Waze, we leave all egos at the door and concentrate on the job at hand. We value passionate, down to earth, “can do” people who enjoy fine-tuning small details, without losing sight of the big picture. We are looking for the type of person who feels uncomfortable when a day goes by without achieving something impactful. Someone who is driven to get things done and views obstacles as an exciting challenge that demands a creative solution. Above all else, this role requires someone who takes great pride in their work and is inspired and motivated by their role in improving the way millions of people drive worldwide.

As a Product Manager you will play a key role in shaping and advancing various Waze projects and products. Your creativity, dedication to UX and good eye for detail ensures that Waze's products are well received, intuitive and polished. You collaborate with the Design team to mock up new features and then work closely with R&D to bring them to life.

Happy, engaged and excited Wazers are all that matters here at Waze—that's why product is at the center of it all. Responsible for our product is a small team of talented, creative, and multidisciplinary product managers, UI experts and designers who work closely with R&D and our community to find new and innovative ways to enthuse our users. We are looking for creative individuals with a passion for the consumer mobile and social spaces to complement our team.

Responsibilities
Work on products that cross web and server. Manage products’ full lifecycle: collecting requirements, writing product definition, project planning, orchestrating product development and testing, guiding go-to-market and overseeing product performance.
Develop metrics to measure product and projects success.
Gain thorough knowledge and expertise in Waze ads products and act as an escalation point for the different ads teams (Sales, Ad Operations and Engineering).
Build and communicate the product roadmap, incorporating product knowledge, advertisers, users and stakeholders feedback, as well as engineering input.
Manage releases of products and projects for the Waze ads platform.
Qualifications

Minimum qualifications:
BA/BS degree in a related quantitative field (e.g. Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics or Statistics), or equivalent practical experience.
Experience as a Product Manager.
Experience with web products and web technologies.

Preferred qualifications:
MBA degree.
Experience working with Sales and Operations teams.
Experience with CRM systems (Salesforce).
Engineering or Analytics experience.
Experience in online advertising.
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