Overview The We Company started as a platform for creators in providing members space, community, and services that enable them to do what they love and craft their life’s work. The We Company is striving to help people achieve their purpose and connect with others. WeWork, a business line of We Company, has grown to over 400,000 members in 26 countries and is continuing to grow exponentially.
Our dedication to technological innovation has enabled us to grow to more than 400 workspace locations as well as support the other business lines including WeLive (living space), WeGrow (education), Rise by We (wellness) and Powered by We (enterprise). Every day, we see and feel the impact we can have on employees’ and members’ lives.
Developer Platform - Globalization The Globalization team’s mission is to share the magic of We globally. We are building The We Company’s globalization infrastructure and services to support the production of high quality localized content in over 25 languages for 450K (& growing) WeWork members worldwide.As a Senior Product Manager for Internationalization on the Globalization team, you will play a key role in driving the vision and strategy for the future I18n at the We Company.
Establish the product vision and strategy for Internationalization, as well as the goals to measure success
Partner with engineering in planning, execution and management of resources, roadmap and releases
Understand the needs of internal stakeholders (engineers, product managers, marketing, local, and business teams), as well as understand the key needs of missions that depend on globalization, e.g. Growth Technology, Member Experience, and more
Anticipate use cases in order to build a scalable infrastructure with built-in-future-proofing to handle massive amounts of localization
Develop product roadmaps that build alignment across product teams and deliver value to our users
Manage expectations with stakeholders and executives
Drive adoption of Internationalization around the company
Collaborate together with external companies and partners in the open-source community
Foster a culture of data informed decision making
7+ years of product experience (experience in Globalization or related preferred)
Entrepreneurial drive and demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in an innovative and fast-paced environment, while building extensible and scalable solutions
Familiarity with Globalization technologies & systems on a large scale
Technical and able to garner respect from engineers
Ability to quickly absorb technical concepts and effectively simplify and communicate them to a non-technical audience
Proven experience launching successful products and features related to Globalization at scale
Strong understanding of cloud-based translation management systems (preferably Smartling)
Experience connecting with 3rd party APIs & systems
Experience building globalization tools
The We Company is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in all its forms. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.