Senior Product Manager

Thrive Global

Health Tech

Senior

New York

last month

Founded and led by Arianna Huffington, Thrive Global is a corporate and consumer health, well-being and productivity platform for improving the way we work and live. It provides science-based behavior change, training, content, commerce, and ongoing support to help reduce stress and burnout and improve health and productivity for individuals and companies around the world. Thrive Global is headquartered in the SoHo neighborhood of New York City.

At its core, Thrive Global is a science-based product engineering company. We work with accomplished experts across multiple scientific fields to implement practical solutions based on evidence, research, and data science. We build products that allow individuals to incorporate these solutions into their daily lives, and allow companies to incorporate these solutions into their corporate culture. If you are interested in how technology, cognitive science, and social psychology can be used to change people's habits and lifestyles for the better, come join our growing team.

THE ROLE: SENIOR PRODUCT MANAGER - MOBILE PLATFORM

This is a unique moment in our relationship with technology. Phones, watches, fitness trackers and other devices put technology front and center in our lives. As individuals come to terms with the impact of technology use on their well-being, the time is now to build a platform that serves as the interface between individuals and the devices they use every day. Thrive Global has assembled an unparalleled set of scientific experts and technology partners to build a complete solution for this crucial issue.

To support the mission, Thrive Global is seeking a senior technical product manager to develop vision and strategy for our mobile platform, and to work daily with our engineers to guide products from conception to launch. Our mobile plans are ambitious - to work directly with device manufacturers and mobile OS leaders to deliver products across phones, wearables and other devices that help individuals manage their impact of technology on their well-being. The position requires a proven Product Manager to deliver rapid iterations of product to market while staying true to a core vision; go deep technically with a team of skilled engineers to leverage OS-level and device-specific features; and manage stakeholders across our company, customers, partners and vendors to operate as a team with a shared mission..

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Understand the mobile application ecosystem, competition and partner/user requirements in depth.
  • Identify opportunities, build business cases, and define mobile platform vision and strategy for Thrive Global and its partners.
  • Technical engagement with engineers on feature design, technical specification and deep OS and device capabilities.
  • Collaborate with Thrive Global executive team to ensure mobile platform fits within broader company mission and product offerings.
  • Lead cross-functional team and external stakeholders by enabling, inspiring, and involving them in the product development process.
  • Research, plan, expand, strategize and prioritize the backlog into a detailed plan for tactical execution.

REQUIREMENTS

Minimum qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience.
  • 5+ years of product management experience in a fast-paced developer-centric environment.
  • Experience leading one or more teams as the singular product owner or domain expert.
  • Experience across mobile operating systems and across devices.
  • Experience in a KPI/OKR-based development, with proven ability to exceed expectations
  • Ability to define and analyze metrics that inform the success of products.
  • Experience creating strong product and engineering culture, including rapid delivery to market with quality.

BENEFITS

  • Many opportunities to grow within the company and shape our growth strategy.
  • Medical, vision and dental coverage at little to no cost for employees.
  • A workplace that emphasizes well-being, substantial paid time off and offers a range of wellness benefits.
  • Office in Soho, NYC.
  • Reaching hundreds of thousands of people (at well known companies) -- and making a huge difference in their health and lives.