Spire is a satellite powered data company that owns and operates one of the world’s largest satellite constellations and ground station networks collecting high-value data from space.
We are looking for a Product Manager to manage a data-centric API led product that translates our proprietary weather data to actionable information.
In this position, you will work closely with the weather data and weather modelling technical teams in the company and will be responsible for ensuring the success of the service in the market in close collaboration with the sales team. You will coordinate with the product managers across all products and will act as the internal and external expert and evangelist. In this role, you will have significant direct visibility and engagement with VP and Senior Management level executives.
Responsibilities of Your Role:
Drive the vision and strategy for the development and delivery of the Spire weather forecasting solution
Be the voice of the customer, by serving as the product evangelist with a 120% customer driven mindset
Identify and assess user needs that will translate into product delivery impacting revenue growth
Work directly with the Product Engineering leads to plan and execute the product roadmap with fast iteration cycles
Collaborate with marketing, sales and customer success team to execute against go-to-market campaigns and deliver customer engagement plans
Act as subject matter expert and advise various internal, partner, and customer teams
Qualifications / Experience:
Bachelors degree or equivalent plus 5-10 years related experience in product management
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to translate technical details to nontechnical users and vice versa
Experience working on projects/programs implementing software and process solutions in a high-performance agile development environment
Strong relationship building, influencing, communication and facilitation skills during times of uncertainty, rapid change, aggressive timelines, budget constraints and operational requirements
Strong candidates will also possess skills in one or more of the following areas:
Familiarization with meteorology products and at least one of the industries that are heavily impacted by weather
Proven experience in driving product development under a customer focused mindset.
Display strong writing skills and the ability to communicate and present arguments and recommendations via the written word (i.e. writing)
Ability to lead remote team efforts and partner across organizational boundaries
Ability to articulate technical issues in terms of business risk
Delivery focused, willingness to perform all tasks required to complete the job and meet deadlines