Plant Shadow

PRODUCT MANAGER

Adanian Labs as a #VentureBuilder or #Venture Studio means we are using our unique positioning to create and spearhead the sharing economy for Africa by building a socio-economic ecosystem revolving around the sharing of resources, shared creation, production, distribution, trade and consumption.

LOCATION

Kenya

EMPLOYMENY TYPE

Permanent

What You’ll Do

  • Responsibility for the business value and the quality of products/features/functions and ensuring that they work and are handed over properly.

  • Responsibility for admin/management flows in order to maximize operational efficiency.

  • Having full eyes on the live product and quick responses to improvements, fixes, content etc.

  • Turning general initiatives from executive leadership into actionable product plans.

  • Act as an advocate for customer needs at every step of the development cycle.

  • Collaborating with UX and visual designers to transform bold concepts into refined, well-scoped features.

  • Drafting project briefs and liaise with technical leadership to gauge feasibility and level of effort.

  • Generating and take responsibility for product roadmaps and secure consensus from stakeholders on scope and deliverable timelines.

  • Commanding a high-level mastery of features and systems in your portfolio and explain their capabilities and limitations to non-technical stakeholders.

  • Ensuring technical and user documentation is properly maintained and organized.

  • Work with other business functions to ensure potential risks have been mitigated.

About the Role

  • End-to-End software product development and management skills.

  • Strong technical background with a knowledge of DevOps and Cloud Native.

  • Structured approach with experience in an agile work methodology.

  • History of collaborating with development teams and achieving outcomes.

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

  • 3 years product management experience.

  • Preferably experience of open source in a commercial setting.

  • Enthusiastic about new technology and its transformational abilities.

  • Ability to be productive in a globally distributed team through self-discipline and self-motivation.