Vice President (VP) of Product

  • Alpha
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Jan 03, 2020

Job Description

Alpha ( ) ( is a venture-backed and growth-stage company based in New York, NY whose on-demand insights platform empowers clients to rapidly validate growth opportunities. Our clients use Alpha to accelerate experimentation, inform business decisions with customer wants and needs, deliver and scale agile research capabilities, and develop better products faster. By integrating traditionally manual tasks like audience sourcing, concept designing, test scripting, and data reporting, the platform accelerates time-to-insight from months to hours. In short, we're the fastest way for organizations to learn more about their future customers. As the Vice President (VP) of Product, you will own some of the most critical platform capabilities and experiences, ultimately responsible for driving business value for customers and Alpha. You will lead a team of passionate, creative and dynamic Product Managers in delivering a great product. This role will report directly to our President. Some travel to industry events or on-site with clients may be required. Please note, this role will be based in NYC and relocation may be provided for the right candidate. RESPONSIBILITIES Lead and coach a group of product managers to successfully iterate, experiment, and launch products Work closely with engineering, data science, customer success, sales, marketing, and executive teams to facilitate a customer-focused strategy Develop relationships and correspondence with key clients, users, and stakeholders Develop, define, and communicate clear objectives, workflows, and techniques for product management at Alpha Own the development of the product roadmap and release calendar Execute on roadmap and deliver new product releases on time Work with the rest of the Leadership Team on long-term Product vision REQUIREMENTS 7+ years of enterprise SaaS product leadership experience A proven track record of launching great products in a high-growth environment Strong understanding of the latest technologies related to NLP and machine learning Experience hiring and managing a team at a high level Experience working in a product management role within a Fortune 500 organization A collaborator with outstanding communication and influencing skills Experience with Jira or other work management systems BENEFITS Robust health benefits including medical, dental, and vision Open vacation policy & flexible work schedule Competitive salary and equity Weekly team lunches and a diverse, friendly culture Open Dog Policy at the office Autonomy and room to grow as a professional