7Geese is seeking a talented senior product manager to help continue the performance management revolution. Who we are 7Geese is a fun, ambitious startup rewriting the rulebook on performance management.
Our platform encourages continuous feedback, coaching, peer recognition, and OKR goal setting. Established in 2012, we are a mature product in an emerging market, with over 300 customers worldwide, served by our small (but growing!) and diverse team in Vancouver, Canada.
Our office is nestled in the heart of the bustling and historic Gastown. If you're passionate about creating solutions that help people grow and achieve more at work, enjoy working in a highly collaborative environment, and want to join an energetic team, we want to hear from you!
Why you should join us
Have an impact in the real world : The 7Geese product helps people and teams to improve and accomplish more at work. With a small team, your contribution matters a lot.
A product to believe in : We "dog-food" our own product to help our own team grow and perform better, while learning better ways to educate and provide more value to our customers.
Be heard : Our open management culture encourages you to make your voice heard and allows anyone to take charge of a project and team.
It's about the people : Work with a fun and talented team, in a collaborative and supportive environment.
Enjoy your work, enjoy your life : We offer all our employees competitive salaries, truly flexible work schedules, regular remote working, a generous flexible vacation policy, maternity / paternity leave and a comprehensive extended benefits plan.
Perpetual learning machine : We dedicate one week every quarter to learning new skills and technologies. We also host weekly lunch and learns.
Free food and a show, what could be better?
Never go hungry : Our kitchen is always stocked with snacks and drinks to keep that brain of yours fuelled and finely tuned.
Lead a scrum team of developers and designers to design, build, and launch new product features and improvements
Own and execute the product roadmap for your product area
Own the metrics and success of the features in your product area
Educate customer success, sales and marketing on new features
Build business cases for new features and prioritize them against other potential initiatives
Conduct usability studies to identify issues with different workflows and propose solutions
Join customer calls to identify product issues and potential opportunities
You are a team player and welcome exposure to people at all levels and departments
You have a passion for technology, the desire to champion ideas and share your knowledge
You take pride in your work and have a deep appreciation for the user experience
You are receptive to feedback and are excited to learn and share with your awesome colleagues
Skills and qualifications
2+ years of product management experience
Experience working with customers, developers, and design teams to successfully bring new products to market
Experience owning a roadmap and prioritizing new development vs fixing bugs
Experience running a scrum development team
A keen eye for good design and a passion for user experience
High-level understanding of front-end and back-end web development
Experience using data to define and measure product success
Excellent organization and planning skills
Experience with performance management activities (one-on-ones, performance reviews, career development, etc.)
Strong project management skills
Experience creating mock-ups and wireframes
Experience with basic web development
Sales and marketing knowledge
Prior work experience in a SaaS company
Knowledge or experience with goal-setting and performance management