Director of Product Management

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The Opportunity

We are seeking a strategic product management professional who has a passion for product innovation combined with a customer-centric point of view, and a history of delivering world-class products.  We are looking for a director who combines strategic product planning with tactical product management skills to help drive our Company’s growth.  Our products are at the heart of the some of the biggest companies on the planet, helping millions of employees to deliver their best work every day.

Join us and you will have the chance to lead products at the nexus of recognition software, talent management, social applications, mobile engagement, big data, and e-commerce.

Ready to join a fast-paced, growing, fun, and innovative organization? Workhuman is the place for you!

Role Specifics:

  • Lead product vision, strategy, development, and execution across multiple product verticals at Workhuman, primarily focused on data, APIs, and technical integrations
  • Work cross-functionally with dedicated engineering, design, product marketing, and other product groups to build, deliver, and constantly improve the next generation of product with a specific focus on social capabilities, analytics, and employee experiences
  • Leverage your extensive product background and experience to evangelize your product vision and product roadmap to senior management and diverse stakeholders
  • Use product data, modeling, and analytics to plan, measure performance, and improve product with every iteration
  • Be an active participant in customer management, sales and marketing opportunities including working with top customers on new product innovations
  • Develop and own your product roadmap, then leverage the support of our global organization to deliver breakthrough products for employees around the world

Reports to the VP, Product Management

Responsibilities, Skills & Qualifications

  • 8+ years of successful business leadership blending product strategy, product management, and product marketing activities
  • Proven track-record of successful cloud-based SaaS product releases
  • Technical background including management of API-focused products, experience with relational data analysis and reports, plus exposure to product instrumentation and optimization
  • Experience in an agile development environment to launch new products and defining major product innovations using problem-solving abilities
  • Proven ability to work cross-functionally in a highly collaborative environment while also being able to manage multiple projects independently
  • HR & direct to consumer software experience a plus
  • Ability to travel 20% globally to clients, partners, Workhuman offices, and sales opportunities, as needed
  • Excellent communication skills: Ability to communicate concepts and processes in a concise and instructive manner in several mediums.

Educational Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or Business Administration is preferred

Who We Are:

At Workhuman, we love what we do because we’re shaping the future of work through our people and technology. Our human cloud-based applications are helping some of the world’s leading global brands connect culture to shared purpose. The Workhuman Cloud empowers employees to thank, talk and celebrate each other, creating an environment that sparks gratitude and human connection while increasing employee engagement and productivity. 

Here you can be yourself, learn, and grow with some of the best people you’ll ever meet. Be inspired to do your best work, celebrate life’s most meaningful moments, and truly experience the benefits of an award-winning workplace. 

  • In June 2020, Workhuman achieved Unicorn status as a Billion-dollar technology company  
  • Workhuman® is used by millions of employees across 160 countries.
  • Our core values are; Respect, Determination, Innovation and Imagination.
  • We are #2 Great Place to Work in Ireland for the 2018 medium-sized workplace category and have been named one of the 2018 Top Places to Work in Massachusetts by the Boston Globe.
  • Check out our state-of-the-art offices in Framingham, MA and Dublin, Ireland. 

Perks & Benefits for our Happy Healthy Humans:

  • Comprehensive Health Plans  
  • Fully paid parental leave (12-week maternity/4-week paternity) effective day 1 
  • Peer-to-peer recognition program  
  • 401(k) 
  • Tuition Reimbursement  
  • Commuter bus from downtown Boston 
  • On-site fitness center 
  • Wellness rewards and reimbursements 
  • Fully stocked kitchen (cold brew on tap - snacks and coffee machines as far as the eye can see…)  
  • Regular celebrations for employees, families and special guests
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Location

We're located on Crossing Boulevard, right off of Rt. 9 in Framingham. Our office is easily accessible from Rt. 9, Rt. 495, and Rt. 90.

An Insider's view of Workhuman

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Since day one, Workhuman has never felt like “going to work.” It’s a place where you can genuinely be yourself, and there is no shortage of helping hands or energy in the office. The creativity and collaboration found within these walls is unparalleled. There is no idea too big or too small to bring to the table- no matter who is sitting at it.

Alyssa

Ecommerce Specialist, Merchandise

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

Collaboration is a core part of our team’s daily life; we work closely with everyone from Product Management and Engineering to Customer Success and Sales. With the teams split between Framingham and Dublin, we’re regularly using new tools with different teams to improve our ability to brainstorm and communicate user flows.

Adam

Director, Product Strategy

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

I started my business development role here with just 6 months of software sales experience. My manager knew my aspirations of becoming a Sales Exec. and helped me achieve this goal in less than 2 years. At Workhuman, not only are you given the technology to be successful, but you have amazing resources around you to grow professionally.

Bobby

Corporate Sales Executive

What's the biggest problem your team is solving?

Workhuman is not only in the business of changing the future of work for other companies, we are already thriving in that state ourselves. It’s so exciting to join a group of brilliantly passionate employees who are genuine, kind, and grateful to each other and working together on our mission to bring others into this human movement.

Erica

People Analytics Consultant

What are Workhuman Perks + Benefits

Workhuman Benefits Overview

There are a lot of benefits to working human, but let’s start with the most meaningful. We value the whole human – not just what you bring to the office every day, but everything about you and who you are. Here, people are empowered to be themselves and do the best work of their lives.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Employees are encouraged to plan and participate in philanthropic activities through the Workhuman Gives program.
Partners with Nonprofits
Previous partnerships have included Catie's Closet, Girls Inc., Tech Gives Back, and the Department of Child and Family Services.
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Documented equal pay policy
Unconscious bias training
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
Our ERGs are something we are very proud of! We have 5 ERGs running including: Parents at Workhuman, The Women's Network, SPARKLE (LGBTQIA+), Sustainability, and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion.
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Short term and long term disability benefits are available
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Health insurance is provided by Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA and includes prescription drug coverage. Workhuman also provides deductible reimbursements via our health reimbursement arrangement.
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Team workouts
Acme Co.'s team fitness initiatives include In-office yoga.
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Eligibility rules apply.
Performance Bonus
Quarterly performance bonuses as well as ongoing employee recognition bonuses are available.
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Dependant Day Care FSA Available
Generous Parental Leave
We provide up to 12 weeks of parental leave for the primary caretaker. Workhuman also provides 4 weeks of leave for the secondary caretaker, or for adoption/foster.
Flexible Work Schedule
Workhuman encourages employees to find the work-life blend that meets their needs.
Family Medical Leave
Company sponsored family events
Workhuman hosts seasonal events where employees can invite their family members and children to attend.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Game Room
Our game room includes Foosball, Shuffle Board, Video Games.
Stocked Kitchen
Parking
We offer employees Free on-site garage parking.
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Lunch and learns
Acme Co. hosts lunch and learn meetings once per quarter.
Promote from within
Time allotted for learning
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks
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