Product Manager

Location: San Mateo, CA

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

About us:

Wiser is the leading provider of actionable data for better decisions. Wiser collects and analyzes online and in-store data with unmatched speed, scale and accuracy. The Wiser platform then blends these insights with advanced workflow software to drive business value for brands and retailers. Using a unique combination of data science and human validation, Wiser offers integrated solutions for every aspect of retail, all in one place

Job Description:

We are looking for someone to join our growing team who can...

  • Focus on data science, analytics, publishing, workflows and crowdsourcing aspects of our platform
  • Partner with sales, customer success and users to understand and synthesize product requirements
  • Partner with engineering to understand resource and technical constraints and identify solutions
  • Author requirements to clearly articulate user needs
  • Analyze the costs and benefits of different alternatives.  Build financial models.  Find insight in historical data.  Manage objectives through KPIs and deep dives analyses.
  • Set the long term strategy for the data and analytics portion of the product.  Sell this vision to the organization and lead others to achieve it

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, mathematics, economics, computer science or similar field.  MBA/MS or equivalent desired
  • 3 – 5 years of product management experience
  • Experience with relational databases, programming languages and infrastructure
  • Experience in e-commerce, financial services or consulting

Other Characteristics:

  • A strong work ethic
  • Maintain regular and reliable work attendance
  • An ability to both understand and explain complex subjects
  • Prioritize projects using a number of quantitative and qualitative variables
  • Work across teams and levels of the organization
  • Toggle between building toward a long term vision vs. scrappy quick and dirty execution

Other Duties - Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Travel - Occasionally as needed.

Work Environment - This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.

Physical Demands - The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

The employee is required to sit for prolonged periods of time; balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

The employee is required to operate essential office equipment, such as computer/laptop, phone, printer, copier, keyboard, mouse, and other office equipment on a regular basis.

EEO Statement - Wiser Solutions, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation of any kind. Wiser Solutions, Inc. is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants, providing a work environment free of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation. All employment decisions at Wiser Solutions, Inc. are based on business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, family or parental status, disability, genetics, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by the state, federal, or local law. Wiser Solutions, Inc. will not tolerate discrimination, harassment, or retaliation based on any of these characteristics.

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Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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