Senior Product Manager

Main Street Hub

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Founded in 2010 out of Stanford University, Main Street Hub is headquartered in Austin, TX with a rapidly expanding sales office in New York City. The response we’ve seen from local businesses everywhere has been incredible. We grew 400% last year and haven’t stopped. Across the company, we have over 400 colleagues who care about local businesses, set high expectations for themselves, and want to be a part of something big. About Product & Design: The Product & Design team is on a mission to design and build the absolute best software and experience in the local space, while driving exceptional business results. We mix user centric design with business savvy, focusing on three key user segments: Consumers: a compelling digital experience that matches the authenticity and spirit of that local business. We can help you find your next favorite local joint, or love your current one even more. Local Businesses: we arm our clients with data driven insights about their customers and their business - insights they can use to compete with the giants and thrive. Our Team: a platform that doesn’t just save time and effort, but is a true delight to use. We're building software that makes our colleagues even more powerful. What is the opportunity? A random sampling of stuff you will have the opportunity to lead as Senior Product Manager: Oversee the study of the rise of visual content in social media and make a recommendation for how we elevate its use in the Main Street Hub product Working with the VP, Product to lead product initiatives and strategies Negotiate API access with Facebook, Yelp, Twitter, etc [insert major social platform of choice] Partner with our data scientists to derive compelling insights on what makes local businesses thrive - all based on our proprietary data set Map out work flows for our Community Managers, who create and publish all our great content, with an eye towards measurable efficiency gains in their day-to-day life Design quick and dirty MVPs with one of our engineers to test an integration with a new platform - Open Table, Square, Instagram, whatever Redefine how Main Street Hub customers (local business owners) interact with us digitally - what insights do we need to deliver to them? How do we deliver them - email? Web? Mobile app? Rebuild our subscription billing infrastructure to support rapid growth Remove blockers and dependencies so the engineering team can ship iterative wins every two weeks Review bug and defect tickets, prioritize, and squash accordingly Why is it awesome? You will have end-to-end ownership of existing product, but also lead the charge for new product development. You will be part of a small, lean team - which translates to you having a huge personal impact. You will have huge opportunity for growth - Main Street Hub is on the way up, creating exceptional career paths for exceptional product & design talent You will be surrounded by top talent - we constantly raise the bar and all get better along the way. What does it take to succeed? Enthusiasm for local businesses and a fit with Main Street Hub values Proven track record of success in a digital product management role (5-7 years experience) Intellectual agility - we cover a lot of different terrain every week Great partner for engineers and designers alike, and can ask savvy questions in either space to reach powerful product conclusions Deep appreciation for great user centered design, paired with healthy respect for the business and hunger to build products with real financial impact on the company Love that data, just love it - make decisions based on hard inputs, seasoned with just a bit of gut feel. Great attention to detail, because details matter (if you apply, include the word “armadillo” somewhere in your resume or cover letter) Embrace and thrive in high paced, lean startup cultures - no room for corporate types here Personal ambition - embrace challenges, energized by more more more, inspired by learning and growing Familiarity with design, UX, HCI, CS, or related fields High comfort level with Agile development methodologies Are there perks? Three weeks paid time off, plus holidays. Brand spankin’ new office in downtown Austin. 100% paid medical, dental, and vision coverage - we’ll keep you in tip top shape. 401(k) plan - because you're going to retire someday, and that's always more fun with a nest egg. All that startup stuff - free drinks and snacks, beer and kombucha on tap, ping pong tables, a Rubik’s Cube collection, an original Nintendo that doesn’t really work but I wish it did, and a library of loaner books for occasional intellectual betterment. Great Discounts on Gym Memberships Say hi and show me what you’ve got! I review all resumes, cover letters (especially cover letters), and portfolios personally. Mike / VP Product

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