Associate Technical Product Manager

Palo Alto, CA, US

Job Description / Skills Required

Requisition ID: R13420
Groupon is looking for an Associate Technical Product Manager to join our team in Palo Alto, CA.

Core Responsibilities:

assist in gathering requirements from internal and external stakeholders;
provide manager with assessment of the competitive landscape to define the product, then work closely with the development teams to build out the services;
develop assigned technical products to engage both merchants and consumers;
work on the coordination and overall integration of platform services;
report on the work of software development engineers, product analysts, and marketing analysts;
collaborate on product, software, marketing, and sales to oversee the launch of new products;
review and participate in project design changes;
responsible for preparing budgets, bids, and contracts for manager review;
assess project feasibility by analyzing technology, resource needs, and merchant/consumer requirements;
participate in the creation, implementation, and refinement of key strategic technologies that impact customer experience across web sites globally;
help coordinate with both business and development teams in the U.S. and internationally to develop a customer experience on the logistics/supply chain platform.

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Management Information Systems or related field, and 1 year of experience in technical product/program management, and online services, or related.

Work experience must have included:

(1) software lifecycle: design, quality analysis, deployment, scheduling, and projections;

(2) systems architecture and deployment project lifecycles;

(3) driving software development process for teams in multiple geographies;

(4) building out large-scale products/services based on functional and user interaction design;

(5) managing large data projects;

(6) coordination with internal and external partners and customers.



Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.