Datafin

Product/Project Manager (JHB Hybrid)

Product/Project management
Johannesburg – Gauteng

ENVIRONMENT:
A provider of custom Software Solutions urgently seeks a forward-thinking & ambitious Product/Project Manager whose core role will entail setting the strategy, roadmap, and feature definition for a product while influencing every aspect of how it gets built and launched. Teams are globally distributed, so the company offers a Hybrid working model. The ideal candidate must have 2-4 years suitable work experience in Product Management being able to manage a product throughout its lifecycle, have experience in the Tech space with strong problem-solving & prioritization skills. Any Project Management Certification (PMP for example) will prove beneficial.
 
DUTIES:
  • Set the strategy, roadmap, and feature definition for a product and also influence every aspect of how it gets built and launched.
  • Analyse product performance and redesign as required.
  • Design, develop and manage activities from product definition and planning to production and release.
  • Develop the product strategy and roadmap.
  • Manage prioritisation and trade-offs between customer experience, business impact, performance, and post-launch support.
  • Work cross-functionally with design and technology teams to ensure timely and quality release of product/ enhancements.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • 2 – 4 Years Product Management experience.
  • Expertise in the Technology space.
  • You have prior experience in managing a product throughout its lifecycle.
  • A project management certification (e.g., PMP) would be a plus.
  • You possess strong problem solving and prioritization skills.
  • Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. 
  • You can work effectively with cross-functional team.