Senior Product Manager, Marketplace Innovation

Offerup Bellevue , WA 98009

Posted 2 months ago

OfferUp is on a mission to create the simplest, most trustworthy way to buy and sell locally. The free app for iOS and Android makes it easy for people to post items for sale with just a picture from their smartphones and find great deals on items nearby. Now the largest mobile marketplace for local buyers and sellers in the U.S., OfferUp brings millions of people together to discover more value right where they are.


  • A top shopping app on iTunes and Google Play

  • Geekwire App of Year

  • 60+ Million Downloads

OfferUp is looking for an experienced Product Manager to lead our marketplace innovation initiatives. Your work creating new product experiences at OfferUp will directly impact millions of users. In this role you will drive product vision, strategy, development and execution across a number of products and teams.

To be successful you'll be an entrepreneur who can lead a scrappy, cross-functional team. You will learn quickly and iterate to find product-market-fit in a fast-paced, data-driven environment. You are a right and left-brained thinker who sees opportunity in ambiguity, with the instincts and savvy to bring order to the chaos. If this sounds like you, we'd love to hear from you!

What you'll do

  • Own the customer experience and key features to help create and drive the strategy, roadmap, go-to-market, and execution across our marketplace products

  • Work closely with user research teams to develop a deep understanding of our users

  • Use qualitative research and data analysis to evaluate options, and communicate product plans to management and stakeholders

  • Work closely with design teams to develop creative solutions that balance user and business needs

  • Partner with engineering, marketing, business operations, and other groups to develop product roadmaps, prioritize, and deliver on business goals

  • Track and analyze key data to evaluate what's working, form new hypotheses and adjust plans

  • Make informed tradeoffs on hacking, refining, and scaling the end-to-end solution to deliver quickly, while charting a course for long-term sustainability

What you'll have

  • 5-10+ years of product management or related experience

  • Experience with multiple cycles of new product innovation

  • Experience building consumer products is required

  • Extensive experience with complex in-market a/b testing

  • Excellent analytic skills and data-informed approach

  • Strong teamwork skills and proven ability to partner across an organization to get things done

  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills

  • Track record of customer obsession, deep diving, and delivering results

  • Technical education (CS, EE, etc.) or equivalent experience

  • Experience building consumer products is required

  • Strong architectural understanding of mobile and web products

OfferUp is transforming the way people buy and sell locally

Come join the team and take the ride of your life!

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