Vox Media is the leading independent modern media company. Known for building the best media brands and the technology that enables them, we are committed to building a better future for the industry - and getting the future of media right. Vox Media's editorial networks include Vox, The Verge, SB Nation, Eater, Polygon, Recode, and Curbed. Our diverse storytelling and advertising businesses include the Concert publisher-led marketplace, the Vox Creative brand studio, the Chorus publishing platform, and the company's entertainment division Vox Media Studios, which includes the Vox Media Podcast Network and Epic.
As Product Manager for the Customer Success team, you will interface with stakeholders and set the goals and priorities for a fast-paced, revenue-oriented team of 4 -5 engineers. The Customer Success team is dedicated to supporting the most urgent and revenue-critical needs of our business which include custom campaign builds, critical bug fixes, new partner integrations and revenue systems support. In addition to building and maintaining strong relationships with the team and its stakeholders, you will be accountable for ensuring the team is always working on the projects that are most impactful to the business. This role is part of the Revenue Product group.
What you'll do:
* Find patterns in repeated tasks, and exploring products (built or otherwise) to reduce the time and human cost of servicing these tasks * Constantly communicate goals, priorities and timelines with stakeholders and team members. * Run weekly sprint planning and daily stand-ups * Prioritize planned work for the team both proactively and on a case by case basis * Identify and create space for projects that provide a long term win, alongside the short term work * Provide insights into the status of current, upcoming and tabled projects to both the team and stakeholders * Partner with Engineering Manager to document work requests, scope deliverables, and explore systems/products to scale output * Balance timeline, budget and resource constraints to see projects through to successful completion * Manage engineering tasks, user stories, epics, sprint boards and backlogs in Jira
What you'll bring:
* In-depth knowledge of both Agile and Waterfall Methodologies * 3-5 years of experience working in ad tech, ad ops or the media industry * 3-5 years of experience working with an engineering team * Excellent communication skills * The ability to see the connection between smaller daily tasks and high level long term goals * A graceful attitude towards change
About working at Vox Media: This is a permanent, full-time position with excellent benefits-including flexible hours and generous parental leave. Vox Media strives to provide comprehensive healthcare options for our employees and to ensure that our healthcare and other benefits are LGBTQ-inclusive. You'll be joining a group of focused, hard-working, creative people who are passionate about doing work that's challenging and fun-and who strive to maintain a healthy work/life balance.
Vox Media is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and everyone is encouraged to apply. Vox Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.
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