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23 Oct 2018

Full-Time Product Manager – Search Quality

Dropbox – Posted by maggie2012 Seattle, Washington, United States

Job Description

Product Manager – Search Quality

Seattle, WA

Company Description

Dropbox is a leading global collaboration platform that’s transforming the way people work together, from the smallest business to the largest enterprise. With more than 500 million registered users across more than 180 countries, our mission is to unleash the world’s creative energy by designing a more enlightened way of working. Headquartered in San Francisco, CA, Dropbox has more than 12 offices around the world.

Team Description

Our Product team advocates for our users and our business, setting the vision for our growing family of products. We use data, research, strategy, and empathy to guide multidisciplinary teams toward a common goal, balancing diverse perspectives and empowering our teams to do great work. As we scale globally, there’s plenty of space for you to grow alongside us and simplify life for millions of people around the world in team that always focuses on we, not I, and creates delightful products that are worthy of trust.

Role Description

As the Product Manager responsible for search quality, you will ensure that customer’s content is not only safe but also discoverable to deliver a delightful experience in Dropbox’s core product. To do so, you’ll work hand-in-hand with engineering to define metrics, set targets, prioritize work, run and evaluate experiments, and validate the overall success of search. You will pose and answer questions about when to use machine learning and when to use heuristics. You will help engineering assess the importance of engineering investments as they relate to long-term goals. In doing so, you will define how Dropbox addresses search quality, not just take over an existing process.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with research and analytics to use large bodies of qualitative and quantitative data on search usage to deeply understand, document, analyze, and synthesize user needs
  • Set a long-term direction for search quality, including product priorities, roadmap plans, and metric definition and goals
  • Collaborate with engineering teams to ship new, impactful changes to how search works, including preparing necessary technical specifications, coordinating development activity, and tracking progress of in-flight projects
  • Clearly communicate direction, roadmaps, and progress across the company

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree required, specialization in computer science, electrical engineering, mathematics preferred.
  • 5 years or more experience as a Product Manager or similar or experience as a Software Engineer, Designer or startup Founder
  • Launched successful products and features with experience relevant to search quality (for example, a recommendations or newsfeed-like feature)
  • Ability to analyze and use data to inform decisions, preferably in the context of experiments
  • Deep understanding and empathy for users
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Proven ability to lead teams and work cross-functionally in a highly collaborative environment
  • Ability and willingness to travel to San Francisco on a recurring basis for in-person meetings with relevant engineers based there

Benefits and Perks

  • 100% company paid individual medical, dental, & vision insurance coverage
  • 401k + company match
  • Market competitive total compensation package
  • Free Dropbox space for your friends and family
  • Wellness Reimbursement
  • Generous vacation policy
  • 10 company paid holidays
  • Volunteer time off
  • Company sponsored tech talks (technology and other relevant professional topics)

Dropbox is an equal opportunity employer. We are a welcoming place for everyone, and we do our best to make sure all people feel supported and connected at work. A big part of that effort is our support for members and allies of internal groups like Asians at Dropbox, BlackDropboxers, Latinx, Pridebox (LGBTQ), Vets at Dropbox, Women at Dropbox, ATX Diversity (based in Austin, Texas) and the Dropbox Empowerment Network (based in Dublin, Ireland).

Dropbox is an equal opportunity employer. We are a welcoming place for everyone, and we do our best to make sure all people feel supported and connected at work. A big part of that effort is our support for members and allies of internal groups like Asians at Dropbox, BlackDropboxers, Latinx, Pridebox (LGBTQ), Vets at Dropbox, Women at Dropbox, ATX Diversity (based in Austin, Texas) and the Dropbox Empowerment Network (based in Dublin, Ireland).

How to Apply

Apply using this link: https://grnh.se/4540cde61

Job Categories: Product Manager Jobs. Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: 100,000 and above.

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