At CollabraLink, we’re committed to providing federal clients with simple and intuitive solutions that increase efficiency and enhance citizen engagement. Using advanced technology, rigorous processes and trusted guidance, we’re making the government more interactive, productive and secure. We understand that our employees are our greatest asset. Our goal is to create an environment where employees can do important, purposeful work and be rewarded for individual and team success.
CollabraLink is seeking to hire a Product Manager to join our team to develop technology driven products as necessitated by our government contracts. This role requires an individual who is relentless in focusing on delivering value to our partners by delivering what is right and by seeking to continuously improve, learn and grow every day. We are seeking someone who can deliver flexible, user-centered, and outcome-focused value to our customers. At CollabraLink our delivery model strives to create a culture of delivering on our promises and walking our talk.
As the Product Manager you will be responsible for the successful capture of requirements, using Human Centered Design (HCD), User Experience (UX) methods in ensuring customer products meets user and business needs. You will be responsible for establishing and carrying the long-term vision of the product, implementing a strategy, and guiding its progress, as informed by user research. You will work in tandem with the Product Owner.
Specific responsibilities include:
[Roadmap & Vision]
Owning the overall Product Vision, Roadmap, and execution strategies
Leading the process to create and maintain the Product Roadmap
Setting the long-term vision and strategy for the products we are working to create
Communicating this strategy clearly to our stakeholders and all other relevant partners.
[Planning & Prioritization]
Leading the Product planning and prioritization process
Being transparent about the roadmap and the prioritization process:
Knowing how to say “no” when it is required in a way that is clear and understandable to stakeholders;
Ruthlessly prioritizing product features by balancing the needs of users and stakeholders with technical realities;
Moving consistently and confidently forward with an eye on the future;
Leading the development of the product strategy, vision and execution tactics;
Working to generate consensus about the path forward with internal team members and external stakeholders.
[Communication & Stakeholder Management]
Communicating with stakeholders clearly in an evidence-based manner
Understanding how to use data, customer feedback and metrics to help build and inform the roadmap and other important decisions;
Working daily with team leads and shared services to gather input and feedback on the best path forward;
Communicating with engineering, design, program management to support a digital services delivery methodology;
Identify issues that make it difficult for the team to meet strategic or technical product goals and communicate that information to managers and partners as needed.
4+ years in a Product Management role, or 5+ years in a Product Analyst or Human Centered Design role;
Experience building digital solutions;
Knows how to collaborate with cross functional team members such as architects, designers and engineers to develop solutions;
Bachelor’s degree in business or a related field;
MBA a plus
We actively practice the philosophy that empowered employees make successful teams. That’s why we strive to put employees in positions where they can grow, both personally and professionally. CollabraLink offers a full suite of benefits including comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, Flexible Spending Accounts, matching 401K, paid time off, tuition reimbursement plans and much more.
CollabraLink is a fast growing CMMI-DEV Maturity Level 3, Small Business professional services firm. Founded in 2003, CollabraLink has long established ourselves as a value-add partner assisting our customers in solving their most difficult problems. We bring expertise across a wide variety of IT and Mission Support services driving significant results for our customers.