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Product Manager in Elmhurst, IL at STENOGRAPH, LLC

Date Posted: 3/15/2019

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  • Location:
    Elmhurst, IL
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Position Summary 
Stenograph Product Managers are responsible for driving ongoing feature enhancements for our products and for leading the charge on new product conceptualization, development, building a business case and launch. You will be responsible for helping to drive our product offerings to support the evolving business needs of customers and prospects.

As the Sr. Product Manager for software and contracts, you will be responsible for creating design requirements, a cohesive product roadmap and for driving performance to plan for this product. This is an individual contributor role reporting to the Vice President of Corporate Strategy. 


  • Develop and manage a multi-year product roadmap
  • Lead product pricing, commercial decisions and overall platform P&L management
  • Work with sales team to ensure commercial success of the product and meet revenue and profitability targets
  • Own the complete PM life cycle driving the overall strategy of the business
  • Manages product requirements and works with engineering to prioritize feature deployment
  • Facilitate requirements definition with design and engineering partners while identifying dependencies and relative priority with other product managers
  • Assist in driving the vision and requirements, translate them to functional specifications, facilitate a sound design and deliver an efficient experience
  • Actively leverage primary and secondary research to deepen understanding of customers across their lifecycle, from awareness to renewal and expansion
  • Drive insights on the markets and segments in which these applications compete; stay abreast of industry trends, events, and channels to anticipate customer needs
  • Understand and profile high value, innovative use cases purchased and implemented by a variety of industry customers
  • Work with Program Management, Design and Engineering to ensure product ships on time and to quality
  • Understand Stenograph’s business strategy and operational constraints to ensure product improvements meet company objectives
  • Understand the market landscape including competition, technology, and how our product fits within the broader ecosystem
  • Define and analyze key metrics to inform decision-making and measure success
  • As a leader on the Product team, mentor junior team members, help improve the team’s operations, and contribute to team-wide initiatives
  • Critical success factors for this role include: creating a vision for your product(s), understanding your customer(s) business and use of the product, identification and progression of opportunities, creation of high-level requirements and significant involvement with the construction of the solution

Basic Qualifications 

  • 3+ years of experience in product management
  • Direct experience with project management
  • Interest in learning from and working with customers
  • Ability to travel at least 1x per quarter
  • Bachelor's Degree in a technology related area of study or marketing

Preferred qualifications 

  • Demonstrated success building/managing technology products including new, existing, or legacy products
  • Experience working cross-functionally with Product Management, Design, Engineering, IT, Operations, Program Management, Marketing, Sales and Customer Support
  • An experienced influencer with the ability to collaborate well in a matrixed environment having multiple stakeholders
  • Ability and tendency to balance the value of qualitative and quantitative data.
  • Ability to prioritize initiatives and communicate clearly across the organization.