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 team.
WHO ARE YOU?
A talented Product Manager with strong technology background working on front-ends as well as back-end systems. You must have Product Management experience with Agile, leading strategy and roadmap creation and working with focused product teams of software engineers and business stakeholders. The Product Manager is expected to have experience in Design Thinking practices, can direct customer interviews working with User Experience Designers. Technical knowledge is also critical so we can have a well-rounded balance between new product development and addressing technical debt.
A successful candidate will provide strategic thinking, technology and business leadership of key innovation initiatives and will need to have proven track record spanning: roadmap creation, customer experience design, digital marketing experience, modern product delivery approaches such as design thinking, agile methodologies and a passion for technology and innovation.
YOUR DAY TO DAY
Collaborate with business stakeholders, clearly understand their needs and communicate the team's roadmap.
Communicate with a global product team to define 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 global product teams to align roadmaps and deliver solutions to the market
Regularly interview customers and distill actionable insights
Negotiate features for delivery and execute customer demonstrations QUALIFICATIONS:
Seasoned Product Manager with 5+ years of experience in a product management role. Led development and launch of modern products
Set vision, strategy and roadmap working with internal and external customers
3+ years of experience working with Agile
Proven track-record in using Design Thinking
Can explain how database technology and APIs are used in digital products
Basic understanding of web applications and software developed in the cloud
Deeply understand how to use data and perform analytics to track user journeys and derive insights
Understand architecture and how the services and applications can integrate across different portfolios
Can perform portfolio rationalization through recognizing functional and architecture similarities across applications
Design thinking and innovation frameworks knowledge
Can operate in a global environment
Deep technical expertise (e.g., web technologies, micro-services architecture, and cloud deployment)
Led agile software development teams.
Understands back-end services as well as web applications
Prior development experience is a plus
MS or MBA degree preferred.
5+ years in Product Management working with SW Engineering teams.
Expert knowledge of Design Thinking
Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in a related field of work or equivalent work experience. Requires technical and business knowledge in multiple disciplines/processes. 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 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 Paid holidays/vacation
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: 19038871
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.