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Product Manager at K4Connect
Raleigh, NC, US

Company Description

K4Connect is a purpose-driven technology company that creates solutions to serve and empower older adults and individuals living with disabilities, enhancing lives by integrating the latest in smart technologies into a single responsive system. Our products enable smarter living environments and healthier lives while fostering family and community engagement. At K4Connect we believe technology should be purposeful, person-centered and harmonious.

Job Description

K4Connect is looking for a product management professional to contribute to the product strategy and direction of our flagship product: K4Community.  You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams including development, sales, customer success, support and product marketing with a mission to drive optimal value for our clients: the end users. This role is a critical one which will be instrumental to the realization of our mission of “serving the underserved”.

About the Position:

As a Product Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Collaborating with development and UX teams on solutions for our market
  • Conducting market research e.g. through customer conversations and key stakeholder input
  • Translating market research into prioritized features for your engineering team
  • Explaining the importance of features to development and executives
  • Defining measurable success criteria for features
  • Ensuring the product is of high quality
  • Defining and deliver a product roadmap

Qualifications

Position Requirements:

  • 2+ years experience as a technical product manager. Demonstrated ability to ship, maintain, sunset (if applicable) features.
  • Great interpersonal skills including strong communication and listening abilities, as well as the ability to drive consensus within a high paced startup environment
  • Proficiency with Agile development methodologies
  • An analytical mind that can analyze user data, market data, etc. to drive decision making and continuous improvement
  • Ability to travel < 25%
  • Comfortable with working in a fast-paced startup environment
  • Creative and innovative
  • Risk tolerant, willing to give new ideas a try
  • Strong personality, willing to push forward ideas, yet a team player

Other Preferences:

  • Experience with Scrum
  • A technical background preferred, providing a core foundation for teaming with engineers to make key product decisions
  • Experience creating low fidelity mock-ups
  • Pragmatic Marketing certification
  • Experience with senior care industry
  • Experience managing mobile products
  • Home automation industry experience

Additional Information

About Us:


K4Connect is a high impact, high growth, venture-backed startup on a mission to leverage technology to empower the 1.5B older adults and individuals living with disabilities to live simpler, healthier and happier lives. It all starts with our patented technology management and delivery platform, one of the most advanced in the burgeoning IoT market which delivers the latest in home automation, connected wellness, social, services and content management to those who value it the most. Our products enable smarter living environments and healthier lives while fostering family and community engagement. Learn more at www.k4connect.com.

What We Offer:

  • Health Care Options (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Retirement Saving Option
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Disability Benefits
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance
  • Paid Holiday & K4Days
  • Employee Lounge
  • Steady supply of snacks, coffee, and drinks