Sr Digital Product Manager

Posted Feb 23

As a Product Manager, you will be an essential part of defining and enhancing products and features that engage millions of sports fans worldwide. You will help translate user and business requirements into actionable work. Setting, prioritising, and accepting work created by our cross-functional squads in order to maximise the impact and value of the products and solutions we build. Working to ensure that all products exceed the highest standards in the sports industry.

You will help guide iterative, agile delivery of both project and maintenance work streams by supporting prioritisation and definition of deliverables based on user needs and goals set by external and internal stakeholders. Leading approaches and processes to maximise quality and efficiency and supporting the evolution of these where necessary. You will have a strong product, value and business understanding and experience collaborating with multiple stakeholders and leads.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maximise product value
  • Serve as the voice of the user, client and business goals
  • Work with users as well as external and internal stakeholders to analyse their needs and align product roadmap to strategic goals
  • Owning or supporting the ownership of product roadmaps
  • Developing the scope, defining and prioritising backlog items (epics/features/user stories) that help guide Agile software development teams
  • Solve product-related problems, make decisions, complete trade-off analysis to stay on track towards business deliverable commitments
  • Draft key objectives and results, strategies and apply the data for the product to make business decisions
  • Understanding end-to-end customer experience integration and dependencies
  • Collaborate with stakeholders during the visioning and concept development of a product
  • Accountable for the created product(s), delivering in the product model and communicating the product needs with business partners
  • Assess, develop cases, and prioritise stories, epics and themes to ensure value growth and alignment with product strategy
  • Act as an ambassador for the product internally and externally and as the primary contact for queries related to the product
  • Research and analyse market, the users, and the roadmap for the product
  • Follow our competitors and the industry
  • Help increase understanding of evolving agile practices, new technologies opportunities and other new trends

Skills Knowledge and Expertise

Whilst we are ideally looking for candidates whose professional experience matches the below requirements, we are always on the look-out for those who can demonstrate a high degree of initiative and ambition, as well as relevant experience.

  • Creative thinking
  • Strategic thinking
  • Digital Product Management
  • User experience
  • Management of stakeholders and their expectations
  • Agile methodologies
  • Being involved in and/or managing all stages of the product life cycle
  • Working with cross-functional teams to deliver on common goals
  • Developing relationships with team members, users and customers
  • Defining minimum marketable features and minimum viable products
  • Product roadmap definition
  • Communication, presentation and leadership duties
  • Organisational and time management duties
  • Analytical and problem-solving duties
  • Understanding the technologies used in the products worked on
  • Understanding end-to-end customer experience integration and dependencies

Benefits

At Pulselive we truly value our team and have developed our approach to ensure you are not only rewarded for your contribution but have access to unique benefits along with a positive approach to wellness. We want to ensure that your career, health and well-being are of the utmost importance at all times.

Benefits & Wellness 

  • Flexible & Remote Working 
  • Buy and Sell Annual Leave 
  • Pension Scheme 
  • Sporting Events and Tickets 
  • Health & Wellness Activities 
  • Complimentary Headspace Access
  • Annual Wellness Contribution 
  • Mobile Phone Contribution 
  • Sony Discounts 

About Pulselive

At Pulselive we create experiences that sports fans can't live without. We exist to unlock the power of sport through technology by uniting communities, entertaining, and inspiring people around the world.

Our work is dedicated to one of the most socially impactful activities on the planet - sport. As a technology company, we strive to provide equal access and enjoyment to every new and existing sports fan, the world over. We’re a team of highly talented and engaged creatives, engineers, product managers and researchers that collaborate to make this happen. This empowers us conceptualising, developing and managing digital platforms, reaching millions of sports fans every day; whether that’s the official Cricket World Cup website or the Premier League’s mobile apps.

Our team is over 120 strong, predominantly in the UK, with a number of offices including Australia, Spain and the United States. 

Our Commitment to you

Securing and investing in the best talent is one of our Key Principles; it’s integral we have a diverse team of individuals who feel challenged and valued. While you don’t have to be a sports fan yourself, you’ll need to embrace the power of teamwork.

We take professional development seriously and ensure every person at Pulselive receives a range of learning opportunities. We focus on your long term career goals, rather than your existing responsibilities. 

We are firm believers in flexibility, both location and when you work. We trust each other to be responsible, ensuring the work gets done but balanced around our own lives.