What are we looking for in a Product Leader (less than 15yrs exp)
We are looking for the following:
● Customer Empathy - Ability to think from a user’s perspective, identify their needs and help keep them front and center of product building and groom the team to do so as well.
● Structured Problem Solving - Bringing structure to an ambiguous problem space and ensure you approach a solution methodically. Be able to prioritize what is important and get everyone to focus on that.
● Communication Skills - Bring clarity to the entire team about what we are trying to solve and why; and be able to lead a group of people through influence. Ability to communicate at all levels within the company and represent the company externally.
● Analytical Skills - Comfortable in solving problems and taking decisions through the use of data; yet able to move forward in absence of perfect data.
● Thinking Big and Small - Able to zoom out and view the larger picture as well as be able to focus on the tiny details.
● People Leadership - Ability and experience in hiring and grooming high performers and keeping the team motivated and focused.
● Passion for Technology - Believe in the power of technology to transform businesses and know it well enough to be able to know to be able to make quick trade-offs amidst resource constraints.
● Growth Mindset - Always on the lookout for improvements and learn from failures . Seek and share constructive feedback and help build a similar mindset in the team.