Monday , January 24 2022

Westjet Job Opportunities – Product Manager

Website WestJet

Job Description:

We are seeking a Product Manager reporting into our Product Management team under Guest experience. This individual will exhibit the innate ability to be curious, to challenge norms, to take ownership, and the ability to drive and deliver results. The incumbent must be highly motivated and demonstrate the ability to work in an agile environment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Product Managers by having Digital products leverage APIs to solve problems and improve usability and experience
  • Technical fluency; comfort level understanding emerging technologies, assessing trade-offs and discussing new opportunities with technical leads
  • Define strategy for each individual API product roadmaps
  • Translate business requirements and issues into detailed API development stories
  • Manage monthly and annual budgets and forecasting
  • Story telling through strong written and verbal communication to gain buy-in for product vision and implementation
  • Lead and mentor the Product Owners and evaluate and recommend opportunities for growth
  • Manage/ lead relationships and partnerships with internal and external partners that will help to deliver on roadmaps
  • Working along with Digital Technology team members define a clear concise API taxonomy and document evolving frameworks, standards, processes and guidelines
  • Manage multiple complex projects and competing priorities; lead sessions in identifying process and systems solutions to meet business needs or to resolve business issues

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent time management, organizational, and interpersonal skills required
  • Inspire, coach and guide teams to continue success and growth
  • Completed post secondary education (Business/Science/Technology/Product Management or equivalent)
  • Ability to tell a great story when presenting ideas and vision
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving, goal orientated, and relationship building skills

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience and knowledge in working in Digital products such as mobile applications, websites, ecommerce and understanding how data and information can help support those products and experiences
  • Minimum 3 years leading and coaching team members in a fast-pace environment
  • Technical product management experience is mandatory
  • 3-5 years in Product Management managing various products or a portfolio of products simultaneously
  • Experience and knowledge in product life cycle development
  • 3-5 years of experience in developing product roadmaps, launching new products or features and working within cross-functional teams
  • Experience and knowledge in working in an agile software development environment
  • High degree of diplomacy and good judgment along with the ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Excellent customer experience and business acumen, demonstrated success in creating intuitive products

Job Details:

Company: WestJet

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Surrey, British Columbia, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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