Vice President, Product Management at Unqork

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Unqork is the no-code platform that's pioneering a new way for companies to build, deploy, and manage complex, enterprise-grade applications without writing a single line of code. Our no code solution is transforming the way in which Fortune 100 companies are creating and delivering software.

Gary Hoberman, former CIO of Metlife, founded Unqork in 2017 with a team of hand-picked industry professionals, and together we're creating a massive paradigm shift in the way software is built. If you want to have a hand in defining the future of application development, we want to hear from you.

What you'll do:

As VP of Product at Unqork, you will lead the Product team and work directly with our customers to identify opportunities, set product direction and influence our releases. You’ll be passionate about tackling different problems with complex requirements and work closely with user experience designers and engineers to launch build great products for our customers. You’ll also be highly organized and able to plan release schedules, organize sprint planning and retrospectives, and build a backlog that will interest and motivate the team.

  • Analyze existing products' function & determine new features & reqmts to enhance our customers' user experience & ensure maximum potential usability
  • Develop strategic product roadmap working w/ UX, design, and engineering
  • Lead collaboration across engineering, design, marketing, sales & executive leadership aligned to the Unqork SDLC
  • Effectively balance the competing demands of innovation, quality, architectural/operational improvements & customer feedback
  • Meet with Unqork customers to identify both new products & enhancements for the platform include the application builder & the client interface across operational, performance & security aspects; Be the authority on the evolving market & competitive landscape
  • Align product roadmaps with other Unqork initiatives to ensure that the company achieves its objectives
  • Incorporate Cloud based Infrastructure into the product roadmap to ensure scalability of the platform.

Who you are:

  • A proven track record in product managing one or multiple products, including multiple release cycles
  • Be a great problem solver
  • Skills to effectively communicate product strategy to all of the relevant stakeholders
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Technical ability – While not expected to write production code, you should be comfortable talking with our engineers about solutions, learning from existing examples, exploring APIs, triaging bugs, analyzing support cases, and speaking on any of the technical aspects of the tools in your portfolio
  • Have systems thinking habits
  • Have excellent writing skills
  • Have a strong attention to detail
  • Be curious and have a strong desire to learn and adapt

Required Experience:

  • Must have specific familiarity w/ the MEAN (MongoDB, Express.js, Angular and Node.js) stack hosted in the Amazon Web Services cloud or an equivalent like Azure
  • 5% travel is required
  • Must have a Bachelor's Degree in Comp Sci or related discipline
  • 5 yrs of experience at a consulting firm or technology company in a product management role
  • Any suitable combination of education, training, or experience is acceptable
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • Twitter BootstrapLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • ExpressFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • MongoDBDatabases
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • JIRAManagement
    • TrelloManagement
    • HubSpotCRM

Location

We’re located in Union Square West: great food, a quick block away from the park, and a short walk to the N/Q/R/W, 4/5/6, L, B/D/F/M, and PATH trains.

An Insider's view of Unqork

What’s the vibe like in the office?

The office is a refreshing place to work - it’s a place that’s supported by the belief that success is driven by the well-being of its makers. There’s a trust that everyone knows how to get things done in a way that’s most efficient for them. The non-egotistical and supportive energy allows everyone to thrive in the ever changing dynamic!

Kelly Jin

Production Support Engineer

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

Unqork encourages different teams to build creative solutions on a daily basis. Thomas and I have been working on a project together for the past few months, and most of our days consist of collaborating together in a fun and relaxed room, brainstorming to come up with innovative solutions to complex business problems.

Thomas Erlendson and Russell Epstein

Technical Specialist and Solutions Architect

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

From my first day, I was quickly able to see the results of my work in projects. There is an inherent positive feedback loop of effort translating to valuable technical and business experience in the company. This increased my learning, responsibilities and exposure to impactful decision making quicker than I thought I could have in my career.

Leo Fisher

Technical Specialist

What are Unqork Perks + Benefits

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Key Example is our Culture, Diversity and Inclusion Committee
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Highly diverse management team
Diversity manifesto
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Unqork provides employees with a 401(k) matching plan managed by [provider]. We match 50% of contributions up to 3% of an employee's annual gross pay.
Company Equity
Performance driven equity grants
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
16 weeks for primary caregiver and 12 weeks for secondary caregiver
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Employees who have been with the company for 12 months are eligible for 12 weeks of family medical leave.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Lunch is catered every Tuesday and Thursday, while we have breakfast and snacks available daily.
Game Room
We have Pacman and a ping pong table!
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Employees get free lunch on Tuesday and Thursday
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted once per week
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Unqork offers employees professional development opportunities like Onsite training courses.
Tuition Reimbursement
Unqork recently launched a student loan payback program.
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Unqork hosts lunch and learn meetings on occasion.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Our mentorship program includes career mentoring and leadership mentoring
Customized development tracks
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