Full Job Description
Bachelor’s degree in a technical field or equivalent practical experience.
10 years of product management or related experience; experience leading a team of product managers.
Experience working with machine learning or data oriented products.
Experience working in a matrixed team structure and influencing across product areas.
Master’s or PhD.
Track record of success in the full lifecycle of product management and leading end-to-end product development to include: providing product vision and roadmaps, writing exceptional PRDs, and bringing to market high visibility and complex products on time.
Excellent communication skills; ability to influence without authority, working on/with technical and cross-functional or highly matrixed teams who do not report into this role to get things done.
Demonstrated track record in balancing product priorities against budget and timelines; a sense of urgency in driving execution; entrepreneurial spirit and love of developing products from an early stage.
About the job
As a Product Management Director for Google Assistant, you will be responsible for the growth of Core Assistant verticals across surfaces and markets. You'll manage a team of product managers in a complex and matrixed environment while owning the future vision and roadmap of the Core Assistant.
Google is and always will be an engineering company. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to take on some of technology's greatest challenges and make an impact on millions, if not billions, of users. At Google, engineers not only revolutionize search, they routinely work on massive scalability and storage solutions, large-scale applications and entirely new platforms for developers around the world. From Google Ads to Chrome, Android to YouTube, Social to Local, Google engineers are changing the world one technological achievement after another.
Drive a vision and product roadmap for the Core Assistant, while delivering high quality and impactful launches through close partnership with the rest of the Assistant team.
Partner closely with Engineering, UX, and other Google Product Management teams to create, drive, and deliver an innovative, compelling, and user-friendly experience to our customers.
Inspire and grow a team of experienced product managers (in the Bay Area and Tokyo) and collaborate with a large team of dedicated Assistant engineers.
Unlock roadblocks at corporate level and cultivate collaboration with senior product leaders across Google through leadership, creativity, intelligence, and presence.
Develop and grow the team through effective mentoring, coaching, succession planning, and retention strategies.
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