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Product Manager, Recommendations & Discover - REMOTE

  • Location: Oakland, 94612
  • Salary: 140000.0
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 4 days ago

This nationwide leading audio entertainment company has an immediate full-time opening for a Product Manager, Recommendations & Discovery.  Can work remotely from anywhere in the US, with a preference near Oakland, New York City, Atlanta, or Dallas.  As a Product Manager of Discovery & Recommendations, your job will focus on enriching the lives of customers by delivering effortless personalized music and talk content. As a Product Manager of Discovery & Recommendations, you have the rare opportunity to evolve and reenergize focus on delivering the best and most unique content available to listeners and customers. 


  • Lead product management for recommendations products, including For You and future editorial recommendation experiences

  • Work collaboratively with science and engineering teams to implement recommendation logic and new features leveraging our combined content catalog

  • Earn the trust of key partners, including the Content & Programming team, to understand their perspectives and providing a compelling rationale for product decisions

  • Identify breakthrough feature and product innovations based on insights from quantitative and qualitative research, market analysis and experimentation

  • Leverage strength in data, analytics, and testing frameworks to make informed decisions based on real user behaviors and insights

  • Formulate and articulate detailed requirements for product concepts that appeal to millions of users, each of whom have unique tastes

  • Partner and collaborate closely with designers, engineers, analysts, marketers, scientists and others to deliver on key roadmap priorities


  • 3+ years of product management experience, preferably in consumer-facing technology

  • Experience in product management and agile product development – requirements gathering, story writing, agile development methodologies

  • Thorough knowledge of MS-Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).

  • Experience working with key business stakeholders or clients on decision making

  • Experience with content discovery and recommendations services a bonus

  • Good public speaking and presentation skills.

  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.

  • Ability to pay attention to details and be organized.

  • Ability to project professionalism over the phone and in person.

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.

  • Commitment to “internal client” and customer service principles.

  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects.

  • Creative writing ability.

  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and work under shifting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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