Senior Product Manager (Digital Applications)

Location: Charlotte, North Carolina

Type: Direct Hire

Optomi, in partnership with an industry leading insurance provider, is seeking a Sr. Digital Product Manager for a permanent direct hire opportunity in Charlotte, NC!

Where good people build rewarding careers.

Think that working in the insurance field can’t be exciting, rewarding and challenging? Think again. You’ll help us reinvent protection and retirement to improve customers’ lives. We’ll help you make an impact with our training and mentoring offerings. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to expand and apply your skills in ways you never thought possible. And you’ll have fun doing it. Join a company of individuals with hopes, plans and passions, all using and developing our talents for good, at work and in life.

Job Summary

The mission is to create accelerated value for customers and partners by delivering custom software using best XP engineering practices, lean product thinking, and user-centered design. The Sr. Lab Manager is an agent of change who takes ownership of his/her lab while evolving the operating model. A large focus of this role will be Product Management          

Job Description

  • Ensure that people in the lab are motivated, challenged, and provided with growth opportunities.
  • Foster an environment in which product teams are empowered to deliver business value quickly and iteratively.
  • Ensure that products are at the best state of readiness prior to kickoff, mitigating substantial risk for both business and delivery teams.
  • Measure and communicate lab KPIs.

 

Job Qualifications

  • A significant digital product management experience leading custom software teams
  • Prior PCF/AWS experience is highly desirable.
  • Familiarity with TDD/BDD and CI/CD.

Personal qualities:

  • Experience driving corporate agile transformations.
  • Lean approach to product management and continuous process improvement.
  • Experience driving iterative thinking and results.
  • Highly connected to and aware of the external tech community.
  • Strong mentoring, coaching, and facilitation skills.
  • Personal maturity and leadership qualities.
  • Empathy and ability to manage by influence in matrixed organizations.

 

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.