We're in the process of developing and expanding our ambitious products, as well as inventing new ones. We're looking for an experienced and creative Product Manager to take a pivotal role in this effort and join our Digital & Technology (D&T) team supporting our Advisory and Transaction business.
Who are you? The person must have a passion for developing products that blend seamlessly with customer workflows and provide the right information at the right time. The individual must possess technical expertise, project management experience and a strong knowledge of the engineering, agile software development and support processes. Creativity is key requirement as many times the customer looks to CBRE to provide solutions to their problems.
This position is strongly cross-functional in nature, requiring strong working relationships with multiple teams, including Data Analytics, User Experience, Marketing, Research, Engineering, and Operations. In addition to internal constituents, you will also work with real-estate brokers, customers, and partners to understand the market requirements and to support the business. The work is often quite consultative in nature, and therefore a strong problem-solving orientation is critical, and past professional services or consulting experience would be very valuable in this position.
Your day to day:
Collaborate with business stakeholders, clearly understand their needs and communicate the team's roadmap
Own and manage the product backlog and priority of work
Understand and articulate the product strategy and direction
Translate concepts and requirements into an end-to-end user experience and choose the appropriate medium and fidelity for its effective communication
Develop and prioritize a product roadmap
Identify the MVP for products to ensure customer feedback is collected as early as possible and integrated in subsequent versions
Work closely with engineers to execute your roadmap and deliver solutions to the market
Regularly Interview customers and distill actionable insights
Here's what you have or have to be (Required Skills):
Enthusiasm, passion and strategic thinking skills
Ability to motivate team members with influence to accomplish goals
Ability to cover gaps that may exist within the team to get the product shipped
Solid combination of technical and business background
Proven ability to create and manage Product Planning artifacts such as product vision, strategy, roadmaps, user journeys and Product Execution artifacts such as Epics, Features, User stories.
Proven success in defining and launching products
Interest in, and focus on, customer first mentality
Excellent organizational skills
Experience in Agile and Scrum approaches
Minimum 4+ years as a Product Manager or Product Owner,
Well versed in modern SaaS technology stack
Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in a related field of work or equivalent work experience.
Typically has 7-10 years of relevant work experience
A commitment to your career so you can grow with the group
An awesome team with whom to collaborate (including great consulting partners)
A competitive compensation package, complete with benefits (Medical/Dental/Vision/401(k)/Disability)
An open source culture/atmosphere that encourages learning and contributing back to the community. We support staying on top of the latest best practices and tools
ABOUT Our Team: We are a growing product management team within CBRE's Digital and Technology group. Our mission is to empower both the enterprise and its constituent lines of business with the game changing data and insights needed to develop and execute business strategy. We believe that personal growth is equally as important as Company growth, as the two are, in fact, largely interdependent. We dream big and want to work on the most interesting real estate visualization technologies with great people, leading technology and shared curiosity.
Internal Number: 19004151
With broader and deeper capabilities than any other company, CBRE is the leading full-service real estate services and investment organization in the world.
CBRE Group, Inc. is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, with 2017 revenues of $14.2 billion and more than 80,000 employees (excluding affiliate offices). CBRE has been included in the Fortune 500 since 2008, ranking #214 in 2017. It also has been voted the industry’s top brand by the Lipsey Company for 17 consecutive years, and has been named one of Fortune’s “Most Admired Companies” in the real estate sector for six years in a row. Its shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “CBRE.”
CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services.