Because you belong at Twilio
The Who, What, Why and Where
Twilio is growing rapidly and seeking an experienced Product Manager to join forces with the Twilio Conversations product team, carry Twilio Conversations, as it becomes a central component of Twilio’s messaging and engagement cloud strategies. This person will be responsible for maximizing the success of our product with respect to customer happiness and supportability, removing friction and clarifying our message with the GTM team. They’ll also be expected to contribute to the broader product vision for the Conversations API by understanding end-customer needs, by considering other strategic initiatives, by composing product requirements for the team, and by stewarding an excellent developer experience.
Twilio is looking for a product-focused mind who lives the Twilio Magic, has a demonstrated track record of delivering well-designed technical products, and follows through to get it done. These candidates will have:
- 3+ years of experience as a product manager.
- 2+ years of experience as a software developer.
- Strong analytical skills: you can critically interrogate your own work and influence others with your arguments.
- Strong writing skills: you to regularly spin up new specifications, strategy documents, or reports from zero. You will need to write both for product and for engineering.
- (Strongly preferred) Past experience managing API products or platform products.
- (Strongly preferred) Past experience with communication technologies and cloud technologies.
- (Strongly preferred) Past experience with go-to-market functions like Marketing and Sales, leveraging them to help you understand the customer, and empowering them to bring your product to market.
As a Product Manager, you will live the Twilio Magic values:
- WRITE IT DOWN: You will be communicating with other product managers across the globe, you will be writing specifications and composing roadmaps for your teams, and you will be regularly representing your product and your team to upper management.
- DRAW THE OWL & EMPOWER OTHERS: From broad, company-wide mission statements, you will need to work with your colleagues to to build a roadmap that we can execute.
- BE AN OWNER: You will be expected to make formative decisions on what we need to build, and how we should prioritize our energy.
- BE BOLD: You will need to develop a clear point of view and influence the people around you, changing our course if necessary.
Twilio Conversations is putting human-to-human communication on a pedestal. Solid 2-way messaging capabilities are a must. But this team takes a more expansive approach to communication that must include voice, video, and the fundamentals to paint a complete picture of the customer journey. Our roadmap is years long, and has tendrils affecting the success of several other Business Units.
Twilio is a company that is empowering the world’s developers with modern communication in order to build better applications. Twilio is truly unique; we are a company committed to your growth, learning, development, and your entire employee experience. We only win when our employees succeed and we're dedicated to helping you develop your strengths. We have a cultural foundation built on diversity, inclusion, and innovation and we want you and your ideas to thrive at Twilio.
This position will be located in our beautiful and well-designed office at Veerenni 38 in Tallinn, though considering the world’s current circumstances will start as remote from your home in Estonia.
Around the world, Twilio offers great benefits and perks to support the physical, financial, and emotional well being of you and your loved ones. No matter where you are based, you will experience a company that believes in small teams for maximum impact; seeks well-rounded talent to ensure a full perspective on our customers’ experience, understands that this is a marathon, not a sprint; that continuously and purposefully builds an inclusive culture that empowers everyone to do their best work and be the best version of themselves.
Millions of developers around the world have used Twilio to unlock the magic of communications to improve any human experience. Twilio has democratized communications channels like voice, text, chat, video and email by virtualizing the world’s communications infrastructure through APIs that are simple enough for any developer to use, yet robust enough to power the world’s most demanding applications. By making communications a part of every software developer’s toolkit, Twilio is enabling innovators across every industry — from emerging leaders to the world’s largest organizations — to reinvent how companies engage with their customers.