Consumer Product Manager

Santa Clara, California

Who We Are:

 

Malwarebytes is the next-gen cybersecurity company that millions worldwide trust. Malwarebytes proactively protects people and businesses against dangerous threats such as malware, ransomware, and exploits that escape detection by traditional antivirus solutions. The company’s flagship product combines advanced heuristic threat detection with signature less technologies to detect and stop a cyberattack before damage occurs. More than 10,000 businesses worldwide use, trust, and recommend Malwarebytes. Founded in 2008, the company is headquartered in California, with offices in Europe and Asia, and a global team of threat researchers and security experts.

 

We’ve created a fantastic culture that our employees love and were recently named in the top 10 of Fortune Magazine’s “Great Place to Work” list. We’re growing fast and are looking for some great people to join us.

 

 

Who We Need:

 

You will be a part of an all-star Product Management team that is responsible for shaping our Malwarebytes strategy, defining business requirements, and determining sprint priorities. You will partner with other product management team members to successfully deliver a final product to our customers. This position will work closely with engineering, marketing, user experience, program management and customer success. A successful product manager is an expert on their products with excellent communication skills to evangelize products internally across functional teams as well as externally to Malwarebytes. The ability to communicate the values of Malwarebytes solution by providing key use cases, product demonstrations and roadmap presentations is key to your success. This role will report to the Director, Consumer Products & Strategy.

 

 

 What You’ll Do:

 

  • Collaborate closely with Director, Consumer Products to define and execute on the product strategy, vision and roadmap for the Malwarebytes product line for Consumers
  • Act as the technical product expert for the Malwarebytes technology stack
  • Work with Growth and UI/UX teams to define new product experiences
  • Translate high-level product features into epics and detailed user stories
  • Own the Product backlog and implementation of user stories -- Build, prune and maintain the team backlog of epics, user stories, defects, refactors, infrastructure work
  • Prepare and participate in release planning
  • Participate in sprint planning, sprint reviews, retrospectives and daily standups
  • Work closely with the scrum team to explain your user stories, make key decisions, negotiate trade-offs and ensure delivery of business value and on-time releases
  • Coordinate with Program Management to ensure smooth product launches
  • Manage beta programs and participate in forums on on-going basis
  • Evangelize and defend the vision of the product with the development team on a day to day basis
  • Advocate for users to ensure customer satisfaction and acceptance
  • Maintain close relationship with the cross-functional team (Sales, Support, Marketing, Engineering and QA) to answer questions about your product
  • Collaborate with other Technical, Product Strategy and Product Marketing Managers to share knowledge and experience, coordinate with other releases and deliver great products
  • Analyze competitive landscape and conduct technology assessments

 

 

Skills You’ll Need To Have:

 

  • 5+ years of software product management experience
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) preferred
  • Self-directed, proactive, highly detailed-oriented, results-driven, with ability to effectively operate in a fast-paced, constantly-evolving, collaborative environment
  • Strong exposure to user experience design and user research
  • Ability to collaborate and interact across functional boundaries and across multiple organizational levels
  • Ability to speak with internal and external customers with knowledge and professionalism
  • Background in the security space (anti-malware or anti-virus technologies) preferred
  • Creative thinker, problem solver, and strong leader with excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task, adapt to changes, and maintain positive attitude
  • Highly self-motivated, pro-actively reporting on status and tasks
  • Enthusiasm for working in a fun and fast-paced start-up culture
  • Travel as required

 

 

What We Offer:

 

  • An opportunity to do something great for yourself and the world
  • A great work environment that supports growth and development
  • Competitive compensation and benefit packages
  • 401(k) matching program
  • Open time off policy
  • Stocked kitchen with healthy (and some unhealthy) drinks, snacks, fruit and lunch options
  • A company who enjoys having fun; holiday and summer parties, sporting events and lots of other great stuff

 

 

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Malwarebytes is an equal opportunity employer. Malwarebytes does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or related condition, or any other basis protected by law. It is Malwarebytes' policy to comply with all applicable national, state and local laws pertaining to nondiscrimination and equal opportunity.