Lead Product Manager

New York

Start Date: Immediately

What We're Up To

Fueled is a product-driven venture-development firm that works with a range of startups and big brands to create compelling, successful, award-winning apps and websites. Our mission is to help entrepreneurs, whether solo or part of a thousand-person company, build and scale their business. We help people perfect and realize their visions for digital products. Other mercenary developers just churn out what a client asks for, while we strive to truly understand the problems our clients are aiming to solve and stop at nothing to build solid products that present the optimal solution. We are a lean, tenacious machine powered by 85 of the sharpest, most passionate people we could find. Learn more about us: http://fueled.com.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Being responsible for the Product Team’s growth and engagement
  • Playing a major role in building and documenting team and company policy and processes
  • Managing interdepartmental communication and crises
  • Supporting and mentoring project leads on the Product Team
  • Managing budgets and resourcing for the Product Team
  • Taking lead on new business, project and company strategy
  • Working on specific client deliverables, as well as meeting with potential new clients and helping them understand how Fueled would execute their product vision
  • Owning and mentoring Product Managers on the end-to-end processes of product development, from identifying problems and opportunities, to constructing groundbreaking solutions that we’ll deliver and launch to market with our clients
  • Managing and organizing timelines and estimates for each project, assessing projects from a creative, business, and technological viewpoint throughout the design and development phase
  • Overseeing the creation of documentation that allows clients as well as members of Fueled’s design, production, and development teams to understand the product
  • Overseeing the QA team department and working closely with the QA Team Manager to ensure growth and engagement

The Ideal Candidate

  • Has 5+ years of experience managing and producing digital products, with an emphasis on mobile
  • Has been closely involved in the launch of several mobile and web apps
  • Enjoys mentoring, training, and managing an amazing team of Product talent
  • Demonstrates mastery of mobile and web industry trends and best practices, as well as a willingness to learn and articulate the unique Fueled approach; experience with automated testing is a plus
  • Is able to effectively collaborate with various teams, providing the most useful guidance in an enthusiastic and inspiring manner
  • Has a working knowledge of a mobile device’s and web capabilities to the extent that most client questions can be answered without consulting a developer
  • Is innately able to synthesize various data, learnings, and research to articulate the most important and actionable insights
  • Has strong visual thinking and storytelling abilities, simplifying complex concepts and strategies through design and logic
  • Is comfortable with and interested in standing in front of a client or a room full of peers to give their opinion or a presentation

Perks and Benefits 

  • Flexible vacation policy, including 9 paid company holidays
  • Access to Fueled’s insurance plans (healthcare, dental, and more) - effective on the first of the month after your start date 
  • Access to Fueled’s 401k plan from day one, with tiered matching after 6 months of employment
  • Opportunity to enroll in a Flexible Spending Account
  • Ability to purchase train/metrocard and other qualifying transportation costs pre-tax
  • Annual performance bonuses
  • Biweekly team lunches, quarterly team dinners, company outings, happy hours, and more
  • Office conveniently located by the N, Q, R, B, D, F, M, J, and 6 lines

Wanna join the team? Use the link opposite to submit your application—we respond to most inquiries within three business days.

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