Dotmatics is a leading global scientific informatics software and services provider, delivering solutions tailored to the modern, highly collaborative and mobile scientific environments. The company provides solutions to several vertical markets, including the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, academia, food and beverage, oil and gas, personal care and agrochemical industries.
Dotmatics’ enterprise solutions are flexible, scalable and configurable, providing effective scientific information management across entire organizations, from discovery research to development and early manufacturing. Dotmatics has significant expertise in scientific informatics, including database management for chemistry and biologics, electronic laboratory notebooks, chemical and biological registration, screening data management, SAR analysis, reporting, and visualization.
About the Position:
We are actively seeking an experienced Software Product Manager to join our rapidly growing team reporting to the Head of Product Management. As the Product Manager for our Cloud Platform solution, you will be the interface between the market, our customers and the product development team, understanding needs and translating them into software requirements that guide our future product development. In conjunction with our senior leadership you will help to develop and maintain the strategic plan for the product portfolio, and you will develop, maintain and communicate the plan and roadmap for our Cloud Platform and services.
*Work with our customers and key stakeholder groups to define a vision for our Cloud and Platform product, to ensure that all members of the team cam work towards a common set of goals and objectives
*Document key customer business use cases, identify target user personas and map out key workflows relating to customer problems
*Define a product scope, roadmap, key outcomes and success metrics, to improve our products, solve customer problems and achieving our business goals
*Collaborate with our software development leads and customer stakeholder group to translate the roadmap and key outcomes into a set of prioritized product requirements
*Triage existing product backlog, and technical debt, identifying what is important from what is not, and ensure a focus on delivering continuous value and improvement
*Collaborate with development teams on research spikes into new technologies and capabilities, ensuring that focus is maintained on solving the customer problem
*Use your industry knowledge in collaboration with senior Dotmatics leadership to support the development and maintenance of the strategic plan for the portfolio
*Collaborate with product marketing to manage and launch new software releases
*A strong background in product management based around digital Cloud services in a b2b environment
*A deep understanding in the delivery of Cloud-based SaaS products
*A track record in delivering customer value, particularly regarding Cloud products and services
*The ability to think creatively and solve complex problems to support our science-focused software offerings
*The autonomy to drive forward the product roadmap and be a key player as the business grows
*Experience working with Agile development methods, ideally in a Kanban environment
*A strong business acumen and good appreciation of building an ROI and business case
*Excellent communication and presentation skills
*Willingness to travel as required by the position
*Ideally, experience in either AWS and/or Azure
The office location for this role is Bishops Stortford (CM23 2ND), but we’re all currently working working from home. When the offices re-open the role will be based in Bishops Stortford with flexible working. There are regular trains from London Liverpool Street and Cambridge to Bishops Stortford.