EY Product Manager in Bangalore, India

Product Manager

Core Business Services

Requisition # BLR000WJ

Post Date Sep 24, 2018

Job Summary:

These are exciting times, and in our relentless focus to build a better working world, we are embracing the world of products, cloud and scale to help us serve our clients more effectively and efficiently. We have refocused our Technology teams to work exclusively on client technologies while embarking on the journey of multi-tenant, frictionless, global, cloud-based & scalable products. If you take great professional pride in crafting and presenting products based on strong consumer insights through analytics and experimentation that delight an ever evolving and very discerning user base, and love to negotiate product direction with business while coaching//mentoring a team of product owners then you will love this position.

Essential Functions of the Job:

As a Product Manager, you will :.

  • Originate new products in concert with EY Service Lines’ customer needs and business model

  • Work alongside a team of Product Owners in defining product roadmaps, review and improve their product strategies based on market research, feedback, product performance, market and portfolio analysis

  • Drive in a culture of product management across EY Technology including :

  • Product Insights (market research, feedback, product performance, portfolios analysis, technology development), tooling to support data acquisition, A/B Tests

  • Experiment and evaluate hypothesis and propositions using analytics from usage data

  • Planning : Proposition development, Build vs Buy, Business Case, ROI, Pricing

  • Marketing : Driving product awareness, evangelizing product management, drive product launch

  • Leadership : Communicate to senior management, mentor team of Product Owners, collaborate with Technology, Testing

  • Help build EY Technology into a Product organization

  • Will enforce product governance structures and compliance activities to maintain regulatory compliance and enterprise standards

  • Communicate feedback to the leadership team to improve and evolve the quality of products

  • Cultivate and builds relationships across business & IT and industry to gather intelligence and bring insight about the wider enterprise picture and enable the leveraging of emerging industry standards and approaches within EY

  • Oversee the development and implementation of an ongoing communication plan to educate stakeholders on the purpose and benefits of Product Management

Analytical/Decision Making Responsibilities:

  • Be very strong in basics of Product Management in identifying product features, experimenting to evaluate the efficacy and make frugal choices before diving in!

  • Handle ambiguity and able to move forward with imperfect information and get things done in a rapidly changing environment

  • Must be comfortable working in an environment where ideas are challenged;

  • Should possess good product instinct and excellent project management skills to push projects over the finish line with sound planning and persistent execution;

  • Should know how to align resources to achieve desired results

Knowledge and Skills Requirements:

  • Expert in defining, designing and developing cloud based products and services, including reusable domain-specific microservices on Cloud environments

  • Expertise in defining product features and driving feature execution – from concept to commissioning

  • Experience in SQL, XML, JSON, Splunk

  • Experience with Analytics, Data Visualization, end to end application monitoring / alerting,

  • Exposure to Machine Learning is a strong plus

  • Deep understanding of Application and Infrastructure

  • Prior experience in product design or Engineering of internet scale products in B2B segment is desirable

  • Very strong skills in analytics, data, statistics, and evolving product roadmaps based on usage data from telemetrry

  • A passion for listening to customers and delivering world-class user experience

  • Experience and ability to define and develop cloud based products and services, including reusable domain-specific microservices on Cloud environments - Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, VMware, or OpenStack

Supervision Responsibilities:

  • Prioritizes deadlines and provides supervision of all members of their Product Management team worldwide

  • Sets and monitors goals and assess overall performance of team members and actively participates in the formal Review Committees for the Product Management group

  • Provides formal and informal coaching on-the-job to grow team members to their full potential.

  • Delivers results through others, leveraging the ability to lead through influence

  • Responsible for assigning work and reviewing performance, requiring leadership of virtual teams

  • Strong influencing skills are required to work with other departments or leaders and encourage effective feedback for all team members with stakeholders beyond the Product Management group

  • Receives general direction from leadership of the Product Architecture & Technology Strategy group

Other Requirements:

Regular international and domestic travel. Reasonable extension of the working day should be expected commensurate with the needs to fulfil the obligations of the role

Job Requirements:

Education:

  • BS/BA in Computer Science, MIS or related field from a Tier 1 school (example. IIT, IIIT, BITS, NIT, MIT, Stanford etc)

Preferred

  • MS/MA/MBA in Computer Science, MIS or equivalent from a Tier 1 school (example. IIT, IIM, IIIT, BITS, NIT, MIT, Stanford etc)

Experience:

  • 10+ years of experience at very large web scale product companies with exposure to senior leaders and C-level management.

  • At least 5+ years of experience in product management, product engineering

  • You are Glocal, ie.

  • Can coordinate / collaborate with teams & stakeholders in multiple geographies

  • Manage teams with participants in multiple geographies.

  • Can quickly form strong working relationships with colleagues within and outside your location

  • Solid business acumen, management and marketing communication skills

  • Significant experience in presenting ideas, products, concept papers to varied audiences.