Associate Product Manager - Software Engineering - Salt Lake City

Location(s) US-UT-Salt Lake City
Job ID
2021-81282
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Front-End Engineer - Skillset, Full-Stack/Back-End Engineer - Skillset, Software Engineer
Region
Americas
Division
Engineering
Business Unit
ETO
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

 

Production Runtime Experience PRX, a part of Enterprise Technology Operations (ETO) in Core Engineering, builds products that help reduce the operational toil and focuses on production health transparency, diagnostics and resolution, production management and business continuity.

 

The technical stack typically comprises big data processing, machine learning, real-time streaming analytics and simplified visualization/interaction to give computer systems the ability to learn and automate many of the tasks that humans would normally perform manually to run the bank’s systems. This is achieved through sophisticated engineering; autonomics and machine learning that statistically and inductively help understand the behavior of these complex systems.

 

As a Product Manager, you will help the PRX team to focus on applying a product mentality to the way they build their products.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

 

How will you fulfill your potential?

 

Our Product Managers lead the products through the whole product lifecycle. This includes validating problems using appropriate analysis techniques, designing solutions and driving adoption across the firm. Our Product managers determine the right thing to build and will need to work cross functionally, across design, user experience, engineering, end users and senior stakeholders. Product managers lead and strongly contribute to solution design, story mapping, product showcase, Objectives and key results formulation, and participate actively in technical approaches that affect the product outcome.

 

Your Impact

 

As a Product Manager, you will be responsible for one or more products in PRX and focus on increasing engagement with our clients and understand their problems in the product space. You will be very focused on outcomes, identifying, tracking, analyzing and owning the product roadmap.

  • Engage with users to develop an understanding of the most important problems to be solved
  • Collaborate effectively with design and engineering peers to lead product development
  • Create artefacts such as product vision, roadmaps and memos to effectively engage and align stakeholders
  • Set product goals, demonstrate strong ownership of outcomes, and promote long term value to clients
  • Communicate actively using multiple forums across all levels of stakeholders to aid transparency in progress, prioritization, feedback and adoption
  • Engage with and influence stakeholders outside direct control to advance product objectives
  • Breakdown complex problems to smaller pieces of value, with an emphasis on creating backlogs that support the product roadmap
  • Demonstrate strong facilitation skills by bringing together diverse set of engineering teams and users to solve problems in a timely manner
  • Show strong initiative in learning and improving knowledge about the problem domain
  • Demonstrate thought leadership and influence outcomes by challenging status quo wherever applicable
  • Identify success criteria and use metrics to measure impact – demonstrate agility to meet product goals

 

Basic Qualifications

 

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or higher degree is preferred; overall 8-12 years of experience
  • Demonstrated success collaborating with design and engineering peers to lead a product development team
  • At least 2 years of full cycle product management experience, including experience executing the product vision, design, and adoption strategy
  • Demonstrated ability to engage with users, understand complex problems and technical architectures
  • Experienced in collaborating with design and engineering peers when designing solutions and building products
  • Proven ability to influence cross-functional teams and demonstrate leadership without direct authority
  • Exceptional written and in-person communication skills and ability to adapt message based on audience
  • Comfortable with Agile processes, backlog management and in using SDLC tools
  • Attention to detail, analytical skills and tenacious in setting high product quality standards

 

Preferred Qualifications

 

  • Knowledge of multiple functional areas such as product management, engineering, user experience, user research, competitive analysis of products and customer support
  • Experience in managing an entire product's lifecycle, from conception to launch
  • Familiar with machine learning and data products would be added advantage

 

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

 

At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firm wide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html.


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