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Product Manager

Product Manager

Intermediate Product Manager

Valid Through: 3/7/2022

About Vog

“We Build More Than Apps, We Build Businesses.”

Vog App Developers provides businesses and entrepreneurs with innovative & custom mobile applications that improve the way they do business. We have become one of the top growing software development companies serving many clients worldwide, from entrepreneurial start-ups to medium & large corporations. Our growth continues to accelerate, and we are looking for a Product Manager to join our team.  You’ll be responsible for turning research into full-fledged products and will work closely with the business development and UX teams to deeply understand the problem space and define compelling products.

Why Work at Vog?

At Vog App Developers, teamwork is essential for the company to continue efficiently and effectively. We consider every individual to be unique and different from one another, which is why we drive and challenge staff members to innovate and share new ideas. You will have competitive benefits and compensation, flexible working accommodations, and the opportunity to work with a diverse and innovative team. Not only this, but we value your growth within the company and want to see you progress.

About the Role

Our team is a tight-knit crew of go-getters and outside-of-the-box thinkers. If you are hard-working, fun-loving, and are focused on changing the status quo, we would love to get to know you.

As a Product Manager you will be working with internal and external stakeholders defining product strategies and roadmaps with prioritized features to realize business goals and plans to assist in bringing each overall product vision to life. You’ll be responsible for turning research into full-fledged products and will work closely with the business development and UX teams to deeply understand the problem space and define compelling products and their features.

Key Responsibilities

Assist in defining the core product vision, goals, functionality, and requirements

Work with both internal and external groups to roll out product features.

Work with business stakeholders to translate product strategy into detailed requirements and own accountability for the product roadmap.

Define and deliver MVPs based on research, then scaling out into full-fledged products.

Create and maintain product roadmaps, feature backlogs and product documentation such as PRD’s, user stories, user cases, user flows, logic flows, and functional specifications.

Write detailed functional specs to ensure the team is aligned on what needs to be delivered and what success looks like.

Required Skills, Experience and Qualifications

2+ years Frontend Web Dev (HTML/CSS/React)

2+ years Backend Dev (REST, GraphQL) on .NET, knowledge of gRPC considered an asset

2+ Mobile App Development experience

Experience with Amazon Web Services considered an asset

Product management, business analysis, project management or equivalent experience

Proven track record of leading and delivering large and complex products and services

Ability to quickly understand, simplify, internalize, and communicate complex or technical concepts

Strong understanding of user experience, technical and business issues

About You

A strong leader, communicator, and relationship builder

A collaborator who values their peers

A self-starter with the ability to take ownership, work with tight deadlines, handle various tasks simultaneously while maintaining a positive attitude.

You have a background in technology, ideally mobile, and you understand both software and business

Personal Characteristics

Integrity– professional whose honesty, integrity, confidentiality, and high ethical standards contributes to effective leadership and optimal business relationships

Energy– displays enthusiasm, optimism, drive, and passion while maintaining a high level of productivity and a balanced lifestyle

Diversity– understands the importance of different backgrounds, perspectives and experiences and is respectful of individual differences

Communication– effectively expresses ideas and conveys information in business writing, conversations, and interactions with others

Client Service Excellence– understands the importance of quality client service by being courteous, responding to client requests in a timely manner and monitoring satisfaction

Teamwork & Relationship Development – works collaboratively with team members to achieve a common goal and develops, maintains and strengthens relationships with others, both inside and outside the Firm

Accountability– takes responsibility for one’s own performance by setting clear goals and tracking progress against those goals; is highly organized and uses personal judgment and decision making

Flexibility– effectively manages multiple assignments, adapts to changing priorities and can work independently or as part of a team

Other Details

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Schedule: 8-hour shift | Monday to Friday

COVID-19 consideration: Proof of Covid vaccinations required (2nd dose).
Masks are required in the office with the exception of workstations.

Perks & Benefits

Competitive Salary

Enjoyable work environment

Opportunities for growth

Life insurance

Dental care

Extended health care

Disability insurance

Employee assistance program

Wellness program

Flexible schedule

Paid time off

Work from home

Company events

Team building events

Casual dress

Downtown location

On-site gym

Paid vacation Christmas-New Years

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    Level: Intermediate
    Departments: Product Management
    Job Type: Full-time Permanent
    Job Location: Calgary

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