Product Manager - CPaaS

  • Product
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Product Manager - CPaaS

Job description

Unifonic is a customer engagement platform that enables organizations to delight customers with remarkable omnichannel experiences. By unifying communication channels, messaging apps, and chatbots, Unifonic streamlines conversations at every touch point throughout the customer journey.


Product Manager - CPaaS

The Product Manager is responsible for each and every aspect of the product. Depending on the product phase. The Product Manager is wearing a different hat to make sure his/her product is guarded to achieve success. Starting with the product concept, passing through API and interface design, moving to support on pricing and go-to-market planning, and ending acquisition and revenue ownership. The Product Manager is having full autonomy and responsibility to grow their products and is leading the product requirements whether it is a business requirement to match business market expectations or technical requirements to ensure real-time, highly scalable SaaS offering. The responsibilities of the Product Manager include but are not limited to:


  • Develop and manage the product growth strategy and roadmap of features and use cases, working with Sales, Marketing, and key stakeholders to plan and prioritize deliverables and release plans.
  • Prepare Integration requirements that address the objectives of the Product, company, competitive outlook, industry direction, resource constraints, timeline, etc.
  • Lead cross-functional teams with respect to requirements interpretation, implementation, product decisions, specification reviews, customer satisfaction issues, and scheduling.
  • Define and prioritize a backlog of work including the creation of stories for new feature requirements.
  • Clearly communicate updates, risks, and issues to stakeholders and senior management.
  • Maintain high attention to detail with the ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously.
  • Work with on-site, remote engineering Teams, or outsource companies to deliver technical requirements.
  • Proactively identify and resolve issues that may impair the company’s ability to meet strategic, financial, and technical objectives.
  • Collaborate with marketing teams to produce product overviews, demos, and other go-to-market materials.
  • Work with User Learning (Help files and documentation), Training, and Support and Professional Services to assure smooth uptake and adoption.
  • Lead and develop cross-functional teams, monitor performance and results, ensure all required activities are implemented with best practices.

Requirements

Must-Have

  • Hands-on 5+ years of experience as a Product Manager, Owner, Consultant, or technical Product Analyst in a SaaS software product company.
  • Previous experience managing any conversational product like a chatbot, agent console, or any other similar product.
  • Strong technical and software engineering background.
  • Previous experience with big data analytics, machine learning, NLP or AI
  • Experience managing products through the entire lifecycle with a track record of successfully delivering multiple software/SaaS products
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Software, or other IT-related field.
  • Ability to create product demonstrations based on client needs.
  • Ability to spend substantial time interfacing with the offshore teams on daily basis.
  • Proficiency in project management and tracking tools (TFS, Jira, Product management, and analytics tools)
  • Fluent in English with excellent writing/editing and verbal communication skills.

Nice to Have

  • Strong analytical skills to analyze the customer requirements and translate them into functional requirements.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment in which the requirements are not always well defined and requirements priorities change frequently.
  • Experience in agile development processes and acting as the Product Owner for Sprint teams.
  • Strong attention to detail while maintaining sight of the big picture.
  • Fluent in Arabic.