Job Description / Skills Required
GoPro makes it easy for people to celebrate and share experiences. We believe life is more meaningful when shared. We build cameras, software, and accessories that help the world share itself in immersive and exciting ways.
Quik is a world-class video editing application on iOS (app of the year 2014) and Android (nominated for App of the Year 2017). It has achieved more than 20 million downloads to this day and helps anyone edit great videos on the fly.
We are looking for a seasoned and ambitious Product Manager. This individual will contribute to GoPro video editing roadmap, drive features definition and releases for award-winning mobile applications. This person’s passion about camera/photos/video software will enable them to showcase their products and proposals up through executive staff. They will need to own a vision that spans the entire user story, across device software, cloud, app, and sharing based on market understanding and customer-driven data.
What you will do
Be the first user of GoPro editing products and evangelize features around the company;
Use market and customer data to define the vision, roadmap, and features for GoPro video editing;
Use in-house and third-party tools to prototype editing features and associated UX;
Craft detailed definition of product requirements to enable engineering, UX, and QA to build and test against their vision;
Effectively present product vision and requirements to executive staff and external channel partners;
Collaborate with cross functional teams (engineering, UX, QA, legal, etc.) to make product tradeoffs as needed;
Maintain product metrics, tracking bugs and necessary improvements until product/features’ end of life.
Skills We’re Stoked About
6+ years of product management or UX experience, in managing on-device software products and features in the customer-facing consumer electronics space;
Ability to rapidly try out product ideas to determine which ones are truly worth building;
Excellent written and oral skills. In particular, in documenting requirements, creating effective and compelling presentations, and crafting roadmaps;
Proven ability to clearly and confidently articulate their position verbally in stressful environments including large audiences, executive staff, or cross functional meetings;
Experience bringing to market compelling software in consumer electronic products, features, and experiences that have received high customer satisfaction rating;
Experience presenting to executive staff where they achieved successful buy-in on product and roadmap proposals.
Bonus Skills We’re Stoked About
Engineering degree or any post graduate technical degree;
Strong passion in consumer and/or prosumer cameras, including mobile devices and video editing skills;
Specific experience in owning complex and innovative software features and complete experiences, ideally including a full OS or feature spanning multiple hardware products;
Extensive understanding of camera, photo and/or video technologies, competitive landscape, and where those products/technology are trending long term;
Experience in utilizing JIRA and Confluence for product requirements, stories, and bug triage.
Live it. Eat it. Love it. – Two dedicated hours during your week to explore your passions and capture it with your GoPro;
Get your very own GoPro (Mounts and accessories included);
Competitive salary and bonus;
Fully stocked fridges with snacks galore;
Gym fee compensation;
Discounted employee stock purchase plan.
GoPro is an Equal Opportunity Employer.