Product Manager

We here at Nymi are a team of thinkers and innovators aimed at shaping the world of technology through biometrics, authentication technology and our concept of persistent identity. Our current brainchild is the Nymi Band. The Nymi Band is the first wearable authentication technology that allows you to take control of your identity through cardiac rhythm identification. Move past passwords and pins towards a smart system that grants you access to your computer or mobile device just for being you.

A Product Manager at Nymi has a great opportunity to get exposure to a wide set of responsibilities, across a range of technologies, in a global business environment at a very fast moving small company that is built on teamwork, trust and execution, ensuring we deliver the best solutions we can that solves our customers’ problems. The ideal candidate has several years of product management experience under their belt, learns very quickly and is not afraid to step out of their comfort zone to pick up some new skills while launching some truly revolutionary amazing products.

Key Responsibilities

  • Determine customers' needs (ie. create customer value)
  • Build, execute and maintain multi-year strategies and product roadmaps that align to Nymi’s Vision and Mission Statement yet still meet those customers’ needs
  • Execute products on your roadmap that deliver on-schedule, on-budget and per all your commitments
  • Champion your products throughout the organization with tight collaboration with the other stakeholders (such as Engineering, Sales, QA, Exec Management)
  • Stay up to speed on market trends, competitive outlooks and be the overall subject matter expert on your product space, from a strategic business perspective
  • Be the point-of-contact for all product-related decisions
  • Work closely with relevant Nymi teams to contribute to product sales strategies
  • Make time to meet with customers and other market-oriented events and activities
  • Own the products, post-launch through to EOL, with a strong emphasis on continuously ensuring customer satisfaction
  • Contribute to pricing strategies and business modelling
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, participating in professional societies
  • Be the Go-To-Person for your products, especially when problems invariably pop up
  • Perform Project/Program management tasks as required

Skills & Experience

  • 7+ years of Product Management
    • Strategy and roadmaps
    • Product execution
    • Agile development
  • 3+ years in a role that involved identity management; a strong understand of this industry is highly desired and beneficial
  • Prior exposure to embedded hardware systems that interact with PC and mobile applications as well as IAM/IdP, LDAP, Active Directory familiarity
  • Understanding of workflow and security components of identity management
  • Very familiar with embedded systems, including hardware, firmware, mobile apps and PC software applications
  • Very comfortable using MS-Office, Atlassian software (Jira, Confluence), ZenDesk and (beneficial but not mandatory)
  • Understands Agile, how to write epics, stories and can manage projects in an Agile environment
  • Engineering or comparable technical degree/experience
  • MBA or comparable business work experience is very beneficial
  • Excellent balance of technical skills and business acumen; understand that just because we can build it doesn’t mean we should
  • Prior experience performing Project Management tasks is highly beneficial
  • Product marketing experience or similar exposure is very beneficial
  • Market research and/or requirements gathering experience is beneficial
  • Demonstrated ability to translate products' features into easy-to-understand benefits as well as quickly articulate the value propositions of solutions

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