Product Manager

Perpetual is an award-winning product design and software development agency in NYC. We work on a variety of innovative and exciting projects, ranging from creative interactive front-end experiences to advanced scalable back-end and data systems. Our clients include several successful startups and innovative large corporations like Reuters, Elle Magazine, Car & Driver, MIT, Dig Inn and US Bank. We follow best practices in Product Management, UX Design and Software Engineering.

We are seeking a cross-project Product Manager project manager to help coordinate our various ongoing projects. This is a great opportunity to work among a highly talented team, on exciting projects in a fast-paced and fun environment.

About You

Responsibilities

  1. Interface with clients to understand their requirements and plan projects
  2. Creating ideal digital user experiences with UX Designers to meet client needs 
  3. Creating user stories and acceptance criteria for Software Engineers to build out the defined user experience
  4. Plan development sprints and identify and resolve blockers for developers
  5. Conduct product acceptance and quality assurance on delivered software 
  6. Work with our offsite engineers to plan their work, provide them what they need and conduct acceptance of their work
  7. Maintain updated project schedule and plan and keep client and internet team updated with it
  8. Maintain active communication channel with client to keep them up to date on project progress
  9. Assist company CEO with special projects (new client pitches, marketing and outreach, client-site meetings, etc.)

Key Skills and Requirements:

Added Plus

  1. Software engineering or digital design background
  2. Prior experience shipping software

Additional Desired Skills

  1. Very detail oriented
  2. Great communication skills
  3. Good problem-solving skills
  4. Positive attitude
  5. Practical approach to getting things done

Benefits and Perks

  1. Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance
  2. Visa Sponsorship/H1/OPT Friendly 
  3. 401K Savings and Retirement Plan
  4. Emphasis on Work Life Balance : Set working hours and no weekend work
  5. Fitness Membership Discount
  6. Commuter Benefits
  7. Health Savings Account
  8. Primary Healthcare (24/7 Primary Care)
  9. Health Advocacy (24/7 Employee Assistance Program to support mental health and a balanced lifestyle)
  10. Loft Space in Chelsea (NYC) with a startup vibe 
  11. Collaborative, learning and fun culture
  12. Free office snacks and drinks
  13. Comped team outings and other celebrations