- Job Type: Full-Time
- Function: Product Mangement
- Industry: Technology
- Post Date: 06/21/2022
- Website: replicahq.com
- Company Address: 1814 Franklin St, Oakland, California 94612, US
About ReplicaReplica is a next-generation urban planning tool that can help cities answer key transportation and land use questions.
Location: New York, Kansas City, San Francisco, or Remote
Replica is an enterprise data platform that delivers critical insights about the built environment. With better data, human-context and an intuitive design, Replica helps public and private sectors make informed, effective, and responsive decisions. By showing how people live, move and work, we contextualize hard choices, allowing our clients to see around corners and understand the trade-offs surrounding their decisions. Whether for a city planner increasing public transit to underserved neighborhoods or for a grocery chain evaluating where to open a new location, Replica’s insights lets clients make more informed, people-centered decisions.
We spun out of Alphabet in 2019 and recently secured series B funding from venture firms including Founders Fund, Innovation Endeavors, Sidewalk Labs, Firebrand Ventures, and Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund. Today, we are a team of 75+ employees with offices in the SF/Bay Area, New York and Kansas City.
We value our customers, believe in being resourceful, and work in service of each other to scale our product. As we build our team, we are committed to pursuing and bringing together a diverse workforce and creating an environment of inclusion. We value our differences and we encourage all to apply. We are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, gender identity, parental or pregnancy status, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, Veteran status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.
We’re looking for a Product Manager to shape the future of our data offerings. In this role, you will be responsible for:
Own the product strategy, roadmap, and requirements for datasets that provide value to customers. Examples might include deriving new metrics from our existing data, or sourcing new datasets to integrate into our Replica model.
Lead the definition, design, and delivery of new customer-facing data products and pipelines from source to customer delivery, balancing goals of utility and reliability
Develop a deep understanding of customer personas and needs, and become an internal customer champion
Having excellent communication and collaboration skills, proven ability to drive user facing features that have measurable impact, and passion for urban planning and the built environment will allow you to thrive in this role!
The Product Manager will report to the head of Data Products, with this particular role primarily interfacing with R&D, software engineering, DMP (data management and procurement), and customer success teams.
Develop a strategic product roadmap and build alignment across internal stakeholders
Drive the execution against the aforementioned product roadmap, including stakeholder research, build-vs-buy analysis, drafting of product scope docs & requirements, and subsequent post-launch analysis.
Communicate and educate the product strategy, roadmap, and other product updates to our sales, customer success, and product marketing teams, so that they may effectively position & relay that to our prospective and existing customers.
Analyze whether product roadmap initiatives are performing to pre-defined hypotheses and KPIs.
3+ years in product management or related field
Customer-focused: you love speaking with customers and learning more about their product needs and translating that into engaging and remarkable product features.
Strong collaborator & communicator: you are highly effective at cross-functional team management and have an innate ability to communicate both business and technical topics to diverse audiences.
Versatile self-starter: you are intrinsically motivated at driving projects from start to finish and are comfortable in distributed, fast-paced environments, subject to rapid change and innovation.
Industry background: a very strong plus (not required) is experience in urban planning.
What We Value
We work in the service of others
We understand that talent + diversity + curiosity + relentlessness wins
We believe walking > talking
We operate with thoughtful urgency
We communicate openly and directly
We build products people use
Our people! We work as a team and are excited to contribute to city planning.
Competitive salary based on experience and potential for impact.
Equity at an early stage startup.
Health benefits including medical, dental, vision, and HSA option.
401k account + employer contribution.
Offices in Oakland, New York, and Kansas City
Replica is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily.
The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.
Ability to operate at both a strategic/conceptual level and at a detailed, operational level metrics driven; highly disciplined
Must have strong interpersonal skills, maturity and good judgment and be capable of communicating with a diverse range of individuals
A hands-on, action-oriented approach that fits well with the entrepreneurial, fast-paced culture
Engaging leadership style that builds and sustains credibility with colleagues, clients and other stakeholders
Broad functional experience in areas of strategic planning and marketing, sales and market development and planning
If you don't think you meet all of the criteria above, but still are interested in the job, please apply. Nobody checks every box, and we're looking for someone excite