CBRE is in the process of further developing and globally expanding our core technology products. We're looking for a results-driven and collaborative Product Manager to take a pivotal role in this effort and join our Digital & Technology (D&T) team.
Who are you?
The person must have a proven history of working directly with customers to deliver products that generate immediate value. This position is strongly cross-functional in nature, requiring strong working relationships with multiple teams, including External Customers, Accountable Executives, Engineering, and Operations. Effective communication, technical know-how and a track record of successful technology project delivery are key.
Your Day To Day
You are responsible for delivering the data that makes our MyVantage clients successful. MyVantage is a visualization tool that relies on data coming from multiple internal and external sources. You will engage clients to determine what data they need and how we can access it. You will lead the client through the solutioning process and will work with the engineering team to ensure that the data is available, accurate and up to date. You are responsible for ensuring customer satisfaction via ongoing maintenance, prioritization, and on-time delivery of new features. This will require you to:
Regularly interact with customers, distill actionable insights, then use that to develop a roadmap
Understand and articulate the product strategy and direction
Develop and prioritize a product backlog, including tradeoffs to ensure delivery
Work closely with engineers to ensure high-quality and on-time solutions are delivered
Participate in global platform discussions to see where your tools can add value
Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in a related field of work or equivalent work experience
Typically has 10+ years of relevant work experience, including previous experience leading a project.
5+ years experience in product management, program management or technology
Experience in Agile / Scrum methodologies
Experience defining a product roadmap, vision and strategy
Experience with backlog creation and management
Technical competency - able to understand and participate in engineering decisions
Experience with end-to-end application delivery
5+ years commercial real estate experience
Ability to present your products to external customers, including senior management
Ability to cover gaps that may exist within the team to get the product shipped
A commitment to your career so you can grow with the group
An awesome team with whom to collaborate
A competitive compensation package, complete with benefits (Medical/Dental/Vision/401(k)/Disability)
An open-source culture/atmosphere that encourages learning and contributing back to the community. We support staying on top of the latest best practices and tools
About Our Team:
We are a team of product managers within CBRE's Digital and Technology group. Our mission is to empower both the enterprise and its constituent lines of business with the game-changing data and insights needed to develop and execute business strategy. We believe that personal growth is equally as important as Company growth, as the two are, in fact, largely interdependent. We dream big and want to work on the most interesting real estate visualization technologies with great people, leading technology, and shared curiosity.
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