Senior Product Manager, Affiliate Marketing

Seattle, WA, US

Job Description / Skills Required

Groupon is expanding! Take this unique opportunity to join one of the fastest-growing companies in the world. We’re changing the way merchants and consumers connect with each other worldwide, and the change has barely started. In 2011, we were the fastest-growing Internet company ever, and we drove more than $2 billion in revenue to local businesses. As we continue to evolve, our vision is to become the operating system for local commerce by providing an integrated suite of tools and services for local businesses to help them understand their customers better, compete effectively, and increase profits. To help us on this mission, we are looking for online marketing experts at our Seattle office who share our passion for crafting a new evolution in local commerce.

As the Sr. Technical Product Manager for our Global Affiliate Marketing team, you will ensure the technology developed is successfully adopted in over a dozen countries. Successful tool building and training for the marketing team is also a key part of this role.

We are seeking a candidate with a proven track record in global product management experience with a solid combination of technical aptitude, communication skills, and business savvy.

Responsibilities:
Building and prioritizing the affiliate marketing product roadmap
Writing specifications and launching product features by working closely with globally diverse teams
Facilitating effective communication throughout the product development process between teams including engineering, operations, executives and others
Ensuring that global business teams are trained on the proper use of affiliate marketing products
Bringing countries who are running on unique affiliate platforms under one global product umbrella

Requirements:
Advanced degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or other technical discipline
3+ years of product management experience
Demonstrated record of success in defining strategic product roadmaps as well as inventing and launching successful features, specifically in online marketing and performance marketing
Strong analytical, problem solving, communication and project management skills
Comfortable being hands-on in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial startup environment
Top level academic qualifications as demonstrated by performance at a leading university
Proven track record of success working with global teams
Willingness and readiness to work with overseas team members
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.