Upbound.io is a cloud native computing startup on a mission to create the first open and community driven cloud computing platform. We are passionately leading a CNCF open source control plane effort, Crossplane.io, while building a commercial SaaS offering that enables enterprises to build, deploy and manage cloud native infrastructure for applications.

Upbound is looking for an exceptional Product Manager to join our team as an early member. In this role, you'll be the voice of the customer for strategic initiatives related to Upbound's management and observability product capabilities. Our ideal candidate is eager to work in a startup environment, is passionate about working closely with our engineering teams as a champion of Upbound customers, and has a demonstrated aptitude for making data driven decisions.

In this role you will be…

  • Conducting user studies with Crossplane community members to understand how they manage infrastructure at scale and in production
  • The product owner for our engineering team focused on enabling enterprises to purchase our SaaS products
  • Defining user journey funnels, key metrics, and analyzing user behavior to make informed product decisions
  • Working closely with Upbound designers defining delightful experiences for our users and customers
  • Supporting our marketing efforts with blog posts about the latest Upbound releases and thought leadership articulating our vision

You may be a good fit if you have… 

  • A passion for building new products from the ground up
  • Performed customer discovery and user research for new products or features
  • Intuition around delighting users and designing world-class experiences
  • Deep analytical skills you apply to making decisions or creating decision frameworks
  • Owned an enterprise-grade service or product before and understand the unique challenges of enterprise customers purchasing SaaS
  • Built products for DevOps engineers and operators tasked with making software development efficient and pain-free for their organizations
  • Experience with agile development and familiarity with the product owner role on a team

It is a plus if… 

  • You have worked in a startup and distributed/remote team before, and understand the unique challenges of a startup environment
  • You’re eager to learn and work in a fast paced environment

We encourage people of all backgrounds, gender identities, ethnicities, ages, or any other descriptors that make you uniquely you, to apply with enthusiasm and confidence.  Upbound is a place where you can be 100% comfortable being you.

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