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Senior Product Manager



Denver, CO, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2024

About the opportunity

Contentful is a content management system (CMS) that enables enterprises to publish content across multiple channels quickly and quickly. Our platform provides developers and content creators with the tools they need to manage and deliver digital content, from websites and mobile apps to smart devices and digital signage.

We are looking for an experienced Product Manager to help us discover and build new products for Contentful. We are expanding the users we serve and are looking for a PM who can help us uncover valuable problems to solve for these new users. As a key product team member, you'll be responsible for identifying new product opportunities, uncovering customer problems, and driving the product development process from ideation to launch. This role will operate in highly ambiguous environments and will need to be able to quickly gain actionable insights, make decisions, and find valuable problems to solve for customers.

What to expect?

  • Conduct market research, customer discovery, and competitive analysis to identify new product opportunities.
  • Lead product discovery efforts, including user interviews, usability testing, and data analysis.
  • Break down opportunities we should pursue, build the roadmap, and prioritize the scope of each iteration.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams, including engineering, design, sales, and marketing, to ensure successful product development and launch.
  • Collaborate with customers to uncover their most important needs and, with your team, deliver valuable solutions that meet these needs.
  • Define and own key product metrics and KPIs to measure product success.
  • Drive the product development process, including product requirements and user stories.
  • Communicate product status, progress, risks, and customer and business outcomes to stakeholders and senior leadership.

What you need to be successful

  • 4+ years of experience in product management, preferably in a startup or entrepreneurial environment.
  • Part of a team successfully launching zero-to-one products.
  • Strong product management skills, including product and customer discovery techniques
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to make data-informed decisions in highly uncertain situations.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Experience with user research and usability testing.

What's in it for you?

  • Join an ambitious tech company reshaping the way people build digital experiences
  • Full-time employees receive Stock Options for the opportunity to share in the success of our company
  • Comprehensive healthcare package covering 100% of monthly health premiums for employees and 85% of costs for your dependents.
  • Fertility and family building benefits, including a lifetime reimbursable wallet to support your growing family.
  • We value Work-Life balance and You Time! A generous amount of paid time off, including vacation days, sick days, compassion days for loss, education days, and volunteer days
  • Company paid parental leave to care for and focus on your growing family
  • Use your personal annual education budget to improve your skills and grow in your career
  • Enjoy a full range of virtual and in-person events, including workshops, guest speakers, and fun team activities, supporting learning and networking exchange beyond the usual work duties
  • An annual wellbeing stipend to care for your physical, financial, or emotional health
  • A monthly communication stipend and phone hardware upgrade reimbursement.
  • New hire office equipment stipend for hybrid or distributed employees. Get the gear you need to work at your best.

If you're excited about discovering valuable problems to solve and are passionate about driving customer and business impact, we'd love to hear from you!

This role will need to be conducted in a state in which we are currently registered to do business.

Colorado Salary Statement: The salary range displayed is specifically for those potential hires who will work or reside in the state of Colorado if selected for the role. Any offered salary is determined based on internal equity, internal salary ranges, market data/ranges, applicant's skills and prior relevant experience, certain degrees and certifications (e.g. JD/technology), for example.

Colorado Salary Range: $160,000 - $169,000
[This position is eligible for equity awards in accordance with the terms of Contentful’s equity plans.]

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Who are we?

Contentful is the intelligent composable content platform that unlocks all of an organization’s digital content to deliver impactful customer experiences, making content a strategic business asset. The Contentful Platform, Contentful Studio, and the Contentful Ecosystem combine the flexibility of composable content with the intelligence of AI, empowering digital teams to drive business momentum through collaboration, speed, and scale. Contentful powers innovative content experiences across brands, regions, and channels for organizations around the world, including nearly 30% of the Fortune 500. Nearly 800 people from more than 70 nations contribute their energy and creativity to Contentful, working from hubs in Berlin, Denver and distributed around the world.

Everyone is welcome here!

“Everyone is welcome here” is a celebrated component of our culture. At Contentful, we strive to create an inclusive environment that empowers our employees. We believe that our products and services benefit from our diverse backgrounds and experiences and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, physical [dis]ability, or length of time spent unemployed. We invite you to apply and join us!

If you need reasonable accommodations at any point during the application or interview process, please let your recruiting coordinator know.

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