Product Manager

Simplisafe Boston , MA 02298

Posted 2 months ago


We fundamentally disrupted the home security industry, pioneering a new way to make home the safest place on earth for everyone. Founded in 2006, we were the first to offer homeowners professional-grade monitored home security with no long-term contracts and at radically fair prices. We now protect over 3 million people and remain committed to our founding goal: to make every home secure.

We are

a team of designers, strategists, engineers, writers, researchers and product folks based in downtown Boston. Over the past ten years, we've quietly transformed home security from an outdated, unfriendly industry to something elegant, thoughtful, and beautifully designed. We put our customers at the center of everything we do. We care deeply about their experience and we constantly try to delight them with innovative products and services that are fairly priced. Our top ratings in the App/Play store are a clear validation of our commitment to customer experience. Plus, CNET, the Wirecutter and PCMag all named us their Editors' Choice for home security.

The Job

As a product manager, you'll help define the future of our products and services. To succeed, you'll need critical thinking, initiative, resilience, and a collaborative work ethic. You'll make your decisions by diving deep into the data whenever possible, but be comfortable in the face of ambiguity to take calculated leaps of faith. Your responsibilities include:

  • Champion new products and features from conception to launch

  • Develop a deep understanding of the customer via interviews and surveys.

  • Assess competitors and technology trends.

  • Research and write detailed requirements that effectively capture the vision and business case for the product or feature.

  • Perform data analysis to uncover user insights using a variety of tools including SQL, Firebase, and Google Analytics

  • Lead the engineering and design teams in making decisions that balance cost, timeline, and customer benefit.

  • Work with the marketing team to develop and support go-to-market plans

  • Help define product strategy based on customer and market requirements, and drive the execution of roadmaps and plans

You've got ..

  • Passion for consumer products, especially electronics, apps, and smart home

  • Data-driven mindset that loves diving into the details

  • Strong understanding of agile methodology, user experience, and jobs theory

  • Willingness to roll up your sleeves and Get Things Done

  • Strong writing ability, presentation and verbal communication skills.

  • Bachelor's Degree. A technical discipline (engineering or science) is a plus

  • Advanced degree (MS / MBA) strongly preferred

  • 1-3 years of experience in roles related to Product Management, Product Marketing, Software Development, or User Experience Design

Benefits & Perks:

  • Health, dental and vision coverage
  • We cover 85% of plans and offer excellent BCBS HMO/PPO Health plans
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • To give you the flexibility and work/life balance you seek
  • 401k Matching and Company Equity
  • To help you prepare for the future
  • Beer Fridays, Bagel Thursdays, Bi-Weekly Lunches, Team and Company Outings We know how to have fun! Besides, who doesn't like free food and drinks?!
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