Catch the DRIFT! Drift is a new peer-to-peer Car Sharing service that will reduce the cost of car ownership for Americans by matching owners who can loan their under-utilized vehicles to individuals who would like to borrow a vehicle in a hassle-free, affordable way. The best part is, Drift is protected by Allstate! Get in on the action as we build this exciting business by joining us as an Associate Product Development Manager. We are looking for innovative thinkers, and in this role you will be able to impact our product strategy.
The Car Sharing Product Development Associate Manager is responsible for developing new Car Sharing product offerings and capabilities. This role will be part of the entire new product development process and will either contribute to or execute on idea generation, consumer and market research, test design, test execution and measurement, product implementation, field and agent interaction and roll out.
Develops, executes and tests innovative services delivered through car sharing application device/smart phone or other delivery mechanisms
Develop requirements for product features in the form of user stories, wireframes, and supporting documentation
Plans cross-functional ideation sessions and ideation exercises (crowdsourcing, app attacks, etc.); participates and contributes ideas
Informs and coordinates primary marketing research pre and post ideation sessions, to inform ideas, test plans, and various steps of the product development process; participates in researching secondary research
Executes learning plans, test plans and feasibility studies; helps develop and execute measurement plan to evaluate how tests are performed against targets
Collaborates with resources within the department, in particular with the engineering team to define product scope, prioritize project work, determine the best technical solutions and track ongoing developments and timelines
Contributes to development of documentation / presentations on test processes and recommendations for the car sharing leadership team and various stakeholder audiences (leaders, test participants)
Coordinates implementation plans of concepts that move to roll out; includes but are not limited to: working with product team, state filings, Marketing, and Training,
Works collaboratively with skilled individual contributors with deep subject matter expertise in Car Sharing technology and related pricing analytics, at Allstate and in the industry
Works with technical staff to enable written and oral communication of highly specialized terms and data to less technical people
Helps develop solutions in diverse situations
Serves as a subject matter expert on Car Sharing innovation issues with other Prod Ops Directors, Legal, other AOR's and the Field
Takes risks and generates alternative ideas
May lead a small product development team
Strong working knowledge of mobile and e-commerce platforms
Advanced knowledge of the Microsoft Suite of business software preferred
Ability to think strategically, conceptually, analytically and creatively
Ability to analyze and interpret concepts; Ability to solve problems
Ability to measure, evaluate, and act on results, both financial and operational
Ability to establish, manage and leverage relationships with internal and external partners
Strong project management and organizational skills
Advanced time management skills including ability to handle multiple projects, prioritize and organize
Car Share-Product Development -Assoc Mgr
Job Code: 70023630
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