Endpoint Engineering and Development is seeking a Product Manager to join us on a mission to elevate the experience of our products and enrich the lives of the Stanford University community. In this position, you will:
Collaborate with front- and back-end developers, partners, and leadership as the Product Manager for Stanford Mobile.
Build UI mockups, documentation, and prototypes that illustrate how the application functions and looks to advise developers.
Present to different audiences, from end-users to senior leadership, on the status of your products.
Continuously learn and iterate on your product through usability testing and analytics gathering to advise your strategy and roadmap.
Empathize with the user to build an excellent product experience that solves problems or drives engagement.
Endpoint Engineering and Development (EED) provides a portfolio of products and services that solve problems and build experience. EED offers software development, systems engineering, product management, and visual design. EED is part of University Information Technology(UIT), a 600-person strong organization supporting 100+ services.
EED takes pride in bringing a mobile and desktop experience to Stanford because supporting the research and education mission of a world-class university can positively impact the world. We build Stanford Mobile, highlighting content from across the campus in an engaging way. We also engineer software and systems that support tens of thousands of people at the University.
Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree and five years of relevant experience, or a combination of education and relevant experience.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Demonstrated product management skills, including the ability to influence without authority and the ability to manage multiple projects/programs simultaneously.
The ability to work effectively with decision-makers across many levels of the organization.
Experience developing new business opportunities.
Demonstrated experience with various marketing elements (e.g. pricing, audience, channels, communication).
Demonstrated experience presenting to senior management.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Core duties include:
Lead the decision-making process to define product strategy which crafts and continually improves upon a portfolio development and marketing strategy.
Provide direction to others for implementation of the business development strategy to meet the product goals.
Inspire change so that the portfolio continues to meet the needs of all partners.
Run the delivery and experience that leads to high customer happiness and advocacy for the program/product portfolio.
Coordinate research activities to guide critical initiatives.
Handle key vendor relationships.
Why Stanford is For You
Envision a world without search engines or social platforms. Consider lives saved through first-ever organ transplants and research to cure illnesses. Stanford University has revolutionized the way we live and enrich the world. Supporting this mission is our diverse and dedicated 17,000 staff. We seek talent driven to impact the future of our legacy. Our culture and outstanding perks empower you with:
Freedom to grow. We offer career development programs, tuition reimbursement, or audit a course. Join a TedTalk, film screening, or listen to an outstanding author or global leader speak.
A caring culture. We provide superb retirement plans, generous time-off, and family care resources.
A healthier you. Climb our rock wall, or choose from hundreds of health or fitness classes at our premier exercise facilities. We also provide excellent health care benefits.
Discovery and fun. Stroll through historic sculptures, trails, and museums.
Interested? We invite you to apply for this position by clicking on the Apply for Job button. To be considered, please submit your resume and a cover letter along with your online application.
The job duties listed are typical examples of work performed by positions in this job classification and are not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, tasks, and responsibilities. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary depending on department or program needs without changing the general nature and scope of the job or level of responsibility. Employees may also perform other duties as assigned.
Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job.
Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
This position is eligible for full-time remote work from any location in the U.S., with periodic visits to campus once travel restrictions are lifted.
Location: Business Affairs: University IT (UIT), Redwood City, California, United States Schedule: Classification Level:
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Located between San Francisco and San Jose in the heart of Silicon Valley, Stanford University is recognized as one of the world's leading research and teaching institutions. Leland and Jane Stanford founded the University to "promote the public welfare by exercising an influence on behalf of humanity and civilization." Stanford opened its doors in 1891, and more than a century later, it remains dedicated to finding solutions to the great challenges of the day and to preparing students for leadership in a complex world. The University's thriving diverse community is comprised of nearly 7000 undergraduate students, 12000 graduate students, 2000 faculty members, 1900 postdoctoral scholars, and over 11,000 academic and administrative staff in seven schools including several interdisciplinary research centers and institutes. The campus spreads over 8000 contiguous acres and nearly all undergraduates live on campus. Stanford offers bachelor's and master's degrees in addition to doctoral degrees (PhD, MD, DMA and JD) plus a number of professional and continuing education programs and certifications. More at http://facts.stanford.edu and http://www.stanford.edu. Stanford is an equal empl...oyment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford also welcomes applications from others who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.