Sr. Product Manager

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Our Industry: Where we play
We sit at the intersection of technology and Life Sciences industries. Humbly, we’ve been told that we are the leader in application software for the clinical development process, tackling real-world problems and making a real difference in the lives of patients everywhere. With the current transformation in the life sciences industry, we are at the forefront of providing an advanced clinical development platform for our clients to further improve the accuracy, timeliness and ease of the data collection process. That means better treatments can reach waiting patients sooner. We are publicly traded (MDSO) with over 800 customers, customer retention rates above 99%, and the experience of supporting more than 12,000 clinical trials. We are still led by Co-founders, Tarek Sherif and Glen de Vries, and have global operations in US, Europe and Asia.

The Position:
The Sr. Product Manager leads a comprehensive product strategy, from product conception and definition through end of life. The Sr. Product Manager will lead a team to fulfill its mission and deliver exceptional customer experience and drive business results. The Sr. Product Management will be deeply involved in defining and executing product and platform strategy. He/she will contribute to the vision, translate that vision into detailed product roadmaps, and work cross-functionally to drive product initiatives through the product lifecycle.

The Responsibilities:
As a leader of Product, you will:
*Define, own and communicate a product roadmap that delivers products and features that drive revenue growth through strong positioning and differentiation
*Champion ongoing competitive, market, and user research to ensure decisions are based on sound use of both qualitative and quantitative data
*Ensure product definitions meet and exceed immediate and long-term business, customer, and market expectations
*Ensure UX is a standard component of the development lifecycle, with a relentless focus on world-class UX
*Develop product business cases that capitalize on market opportunities to generate revenue growth
*Collaborate with Engineering, Product Quality, the Technology PMO, and *Service Delivery to ensure timely development and delivery of high-quality products within an agile development framework
*Collaborate across functions and business units on effective go-to-market plans, including pricing, positioning and packaging for a cohesive strategy
*Ensure availability and open communications of roadmap and product development plans at all stages of the product lifecycle
*Track market trends and technologies and determine if and when to incorporate new solutions into the existing product line
*Drive innovation across the product suite, identifying and defining solutions that anticipate changing customer and market environments
*Evangelize the company’s products and solutions at industry conferences, at symposiums and with key clients
*Support sales and other customer-facing teams in high-value meetings with prospects and customers
*Cultivate a deep understanding of the Clinical Trials space, including engagement with all segments of the customer base

Qualifications:
The Sr. Product Manager will be a seasoned, disciplined and passionate leader with proven experience in Enterprise SaaS. The role requires a smart, creative and highly organized individual that has demonstrated that she/he can lead, inspire, grow and empower highly-talented and highly committed individuals, yet can be hands-on if/when necessary to get things done.

*Experience providing product direction to meet business, market and user needs
*Proven leadership of product management, user experience teams and business analysis for an enterprise SaaS platform; led teams > 5 people
*Strong commitment to customer advocacy and success
*Experience with delivery of an enterprise product line using Agile-Scrum development methodologies; passionate about the role and contribution of product managers, BA’s, and UX designers in an Agile development environmen


Posted

May 5, 2017

Company

Medidata

Location

NYC

Keywords

Life Sciences
Product Management