At LeanDNA we have a unique opportunity to revolutionize the way
factories optimize inventory with predictive analytics and
prescriptive AI. Our customers include many of the world’s leading
aerospace, industrial, medical, and automotive manufacturers. We
are small but growing fast – we recently raised $15 million in
funding and have been recognized as one of Built In Austin’s 2020
Best Small Places to work !
As a Technical Product Manager you will play a critical role as
we transform the way supply chain teams work by replacing their
outdated and manual processes (spreadsheets, email, BI tools, etc.)
with our intuitive, purpose-built, AI-driven platform. The result
is passionate and humbling customer loyalty – we consistently hear
from our customers how we’ve changed their lives, and it never gets
Sound exciting? It is! The Product team at LeanDNA is right in
the middle of the action and plays an important role in the success
of the company. This is the perfect opportunity for someone who
enjoys working on small teams that have a big impact and loves
applying cutting-edge technology and great design to solve
meaningful business problems.
You’ll report to our head of Product Management and work
side-by-side with our Design and Engineering teams to drive
LeanDNA’s platform vision, focused on building out our API and
partner integration strategy. This role requires coordinating all
product activities from vision to implementation, including
engaging large enterprise customers to understand their needs,
developing long-term product strategy, defining product roadmaps,
working with engineering to build those products, and coordinating
with various internal stakeholders (both pre- and post-launch) to
ensure product success. The right candidate will have to balance
technical and customer-centric demands to keep our platform ahead
of the curve.
In this role, you will: Be a strategist – define the vision and
strategy for our platform APIs and advance our market leadership
position by making the right technology and data available to our
Be a problem solver – research and identify the problem and
market opportunity, ideate solutions, prototype, and validate
Be customer-centric – understand user needs and advocate for the
user while advancing the needs of the business.
Be a value catalyst – leverage LeanDNA’s unique data and AI to
unlock new experiences and new features that deliver the full
potential of LeanDNA to our clients.
Be a team player – collaborate with domain experts, developers
and data engineers to define the technology infrastructure and data
architecture necessary to deliver API integration experiences for
Key Responsibilities: Translate customer needs and opportunities
into a compelling platform API roadmap that supports the key
business objectives of our customers and potential partner
Work closely with engineers, internal stakeholders, and
customers to manage end-to-end roadmap execution with a data-driven
approach to prioritization.
Work with sales, marketing, and customer success teams to create
the content and tools needed to successfully sell, implement and
service the products.
Manage Early Access programs with customers to gather feedback
and incorporate insights into the products.
Own technical support and manage documentation during the
initial ramp-up period of products.
Define and utilize metrics to gauge product performance and
evolve the strategy as needed.
Skills & Experience: 5+ years of Product Management experience
in SaaS or enterprise software – experience in supply chain or ERP
for manufacturing a plus.
Technical background – you will bring strong API platform
development expertise that will complement the strengths of the
LeanDNA product management team. You are not required to code, but
it is a bonus if you do.
Experience in defining and managing APIs for platforms and/or
SaaS applications, integrations, building and/or using APIs to
integrate enterprise systems or similar technical products.
Strong stakeholder management skills with proven ability to
build relationships, lead by influence and work effectively in
Strong analytical and strategic thinking ability with a
data-driven approach to decision making.
Excellent written and presentation skills – ability to distill
complex problems and communicate with non-technical stakeholders on
the capabilities and architecture of the solution, and communicate
the business value and technical rationale behind your product
What We Offer: Stock options – be a shareholder in the
Health benefits – medical, dental, vision, short-term disability
A fun, engaging culture where creativity, integrity and employee
satisfaction are really valued
Lots of company outings and internal celebrations
A task or process without ownership? Own it!