Product Manager - Mobile

500px

Consumer

Mid

Toronto

last month

At its core, 500px is a community of passionate photographers. As a company, our mission is to build a platform that enables and rewards that community's visual creativity. Every month, millions of people from around the world use our website and mobile apps to find, share, and get rewarded for the world's most inspiring photography.

500px, the world's premier photography community, is looking for a Product Manager - Mobile, to work closely with a cross functional team of designers, developers, data and marketing people to build and refine products for our community of 12M+ photographers. You will own the validation, execution and results of the solutions your team delivers.

Who you are:

  • You are a product manager today and have been doing it for 2-3 years
  • You are eager to solve problems
  • You think in big picture terms but also deliver on the details
  • You have a can-do attitude and approach problems and solutions with positivity
  • You are an analytical thinker and you love looking at data
  • You are a great listener and love solving problems both alone and in a team setting
  • You have shipped software that solves real world problems for consumers
  • You have worked with both iOS and Android applications

What you will be doing:

  • You will be working with a cross-functional team of UX, Dev, Data and Marketing to solve user and company problems
  • You will be the voice of the user; you will identify their problems, validate their pain-points, and channel those into solutions with your team
  • You will own and ruthlessly prioritize your project backlog, ensuring you are always solving the most valuable problems first
  • You will be responsible for actively communicating the status and details of your work both within your team and to the bigger team
  • You will be continuously talking to users by attending focus groups, 1-1 interviews and usability testing sessions
  • You will closely monitor, measure and report on feature testing & performance
  • You will be working with design and marketing to ensure we are shipping experiences that delight our users
  • You will be setting KPIs and writing MySQL queries to track your metrics

Bonus:

  • If you have shipped products on web as well as mobile
  • If you have worked on an online social platform with a large user base
  • If you have passion for photography