Role: Product Manager

Department: Product

Location: Austin TX or US Remote

Job Type: Full Time, Exempt

 

Help us Deliver Technology for Human Sensemaking 

Anaconda is the world’s most popular data science platform.  With more than 20 million users, the open source Anaconda Distribution is the easiest way to do data science and machine learning.  We pioneered the use of Python for data science, champion its vibrant community, and continue to steward open-source projects that make tomorrow’s innovations possible. Our enterprise-grade solutions enable corporate, research, and academic institutions around the world to harness the power of open source for competitive advantage and groundbreaking research.

Anaconda is seeking people who want to play a role in shaping the future of enterprise machine learning, and data science.   Candidates should be knowledgeable and capable, but always eager to learn more and to teach others.  Overall, we strive to create a culture of ability and humility and an environment that is both relaxed and focused.  We stress empathy and collaboration with our customers, open-source users, and each other. 

Here is why people love most about working here: We’re not just a company, we’re part of a movement. Our dedicated employees and user community are democratizing data science and creating and promoting open-source technologies for a better world, and our commercial offerings make it possible for enterprise users to leverage the most innovative output from open source in a secure, governed way.

Summary

Anaconda is seeking a talented Product Manager to join our rapidly-growing company.  This is an excellent opportunity for you to leverage your product management skills and apply it to the world of data science and machine learning.

What You’ll Do:

  • Understand and clearly define user problems
  • Work with engineering and design to deliver great solutions in a collaborative fashion from ideation to product launch
  • Work as part of a product scrum team defining and owning the backlog
  • Develop and refine user personas
  • Use data-driven methodology to prioritize roadmap themes and features
  • Present product features and technical direction to internal stakeholders
  • Ensure that sales, customer success, and support are in the know regarding the direction of the product
  • Partner with Product Marketing to craft messaging, positioning, collateral around GTM
  • Tap into the pulse of the open source, data science, and developer communities
  • Be the interface between disparate stakeholders and roles: Anaconda engineers; community contributors; end users who are data scientists and software developers

What You Need:

  • Minimum of 2 years of Product Management experience in an agile or lean environment
  • Working knowledge of the B2C and B2B space
  • Superb public speaking and presentation skills
  • A passion for technology, data, and data science
  • Experience working on a product with a technical user persona
  • Deep understanding of one of the following spaces: software as a service; data science and/or marketplace products
  • Team attitude: “I am not done, until WE are done”
  • Identify with our core values:  
    • Ability & Humility
    • Innovation & Action
    • Empathy & Connection

What Will Make You Stand Out:

  • Experience working in a fast-paced startup environment
  • Experience working in a open source or data science-oriented company
  • You have previous experience as a software developer or devops engineer

Why You’ll Like Working Here:

  • Unique opportunity to translate strong open source adoption and user enthusiasm into commercial product growth
  • Dynamic company that rewards high performers
  • On the cutting edge of enterprise application of data science, machine learning and AI
  • Collaborative team environment that values multiple perspectives and clear thinking
  • Employees-first culture
  • Flexible working hours and work-from-home Wednesdays
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, HSA, Life and 401K
  • Health fitness membership or reimbursement 
  • Paid parental leave - both mothers and fathers
  • Pre-IPO stock options
  • Open vacation policy

 

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

 

 

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