Senior Product Manager

Employer: UDig

Location: RICHMOND, VA

Can UDig It? 

 

UDig designs, builds and implements technology solutions that deliver on business objectives. People join our team because they are excited to have an impact on the future of our organization, passionate about delivering meaningful results, and energized by solving complex problems. Oh, and they like working with other driven, smart and authentic people. Our employees voted us a 2021 Best Place to Work in Virginia for the third time.

 

How Things Go Down as a Senior Product Manager 


A typical day might entail: 

  • Managing delivery of assigned projects by keeping track of scope, schedule and budget

  • Work collaboratively alongside a team of engineers, designers, and customer-facing teams to manage product delivery from ideation to launch

  • Working with core client stakeholders to communicate effectively on project status

  • Identifying opportunities by working with the technical delivery teams so that we can continue to partner with our clients

  • Working on internal UDig projects 

  • Helping the team decide our next 'proof of concept' initiative

  • Sharpening your skills through UDig-provided training

  • Taking a moment to unwind in our recreation room where you'll find a putting green, bball games and competitive ping pong matches

  • Earning cred amongst your peers through fun challenges throughout the year, whether finishing the 1500-piece puzzle in the common area, making the closest guess of what a pumpkin weighs or competing in a peanut butter taste test on National Peanut Butter Day  

 

Sound Interesting? Here’s the Technical Piece


Below are a few boxes you should be able to check if you’re interested: 

  • Proven ability to effectively influence decision-makers, win trust, present technical ideas and high-level concepts and solutions to audiences with varying degrees of technical knowledge

  • Define and track metrics that drive insights into the success of our products

  • Facilitate project meetings to ensure alignment, identify risks, clarify scope and resolve issues.

  • Ensure project team is creating deliverables that adhere to our quality standards

  • Develop and present executive level status reports

  • Establishing effective project communication plans and ensuring their execution.

  • Create and monitor change requests to ensure that all parties are informed of the impacts on schedule and budget

  • Coordinating the development of user manuals, training materials and other documents as needed to enable successful implementation and turnover of the process or system to the clients

  • Identifying and developing new opportunities with clients

  • Obtaining customer acceptance of project deliverables

  • PMP is a plus

  • Additionally, because we treat all employees as stakeholders in the future of UDig, we carefully consider whether candidates share our company values, echo our mission and align to our organization’s unique and special culture. You can read more about those on our website. 

 

What’s in It For You? 

We provide continuous challenges and professional development, the opportunity to collaborate with authentic and fun team members, and an environment in which all team members can impact our business as well as our clients’. Additionally, we offer: 

  • Competitive salary with performance-based bonus opportunities 
  • Single and Family Health Insurance plans, including Dental coverage 
  • Short-Term and Long-Term disability 
  • Matching 401(k)
  • Competitive Paid Time Off
  • Training and Certification Reimbursement
  • Regular team-building and social activities