Product Manager (OEM / Co-Op)

Business Development Remote, United States


Description

Join Team CARFAX as a Product Manager
 
Isn't it time you bragged about where you work? At CARFAX, we do, every day. We pride ourselves on being mission-focused on helping to grow a brand built on accuracy and integrity. We care deeply about our products and our customers. We’re more than just a company: We help millions of consumers make more-informed decisions every day. We know that our teammates are our most valuable asset, and we value a balanced life while tackling challenging projects in a fast-paced environment.  One last thing: Our four-day week continues in Summer 2024!
 
We’re seeking a Product Manager to develop a long-term strategy, identify areas for improvement and lead teams internal to build a key business program.

 What you’ll be doing:

  • Develop long-term product vision & strategies; Direct product development to ensure clarity and understanding.
  • Be the subject matter expert; support stakeholder's understanding of the product & serve as escalation point.  
  • Inspire the teams to deliver exceptional results via data analysis, problem solving, passion, and persistence.
  • Cultivate & Manage trusted relationships with stakeholders within and outside CARFAX.
  • Identify and advocate for improvements; identify dependencies to navigate cross-functional product/technical team roadmaps. 
  • Define, monitor, and report measures of operational health; define and meet SLAs.
  • Exhibit a spirit of curiosity; ask and encourage questions that ensure a shared understanding.
  • Create and maintain documentation that clarifies complexity: process maps, business rules, decision logic, etc.
 
What we're looking for: 
  • 5+ years of experience as a product or program manager; managing, designing and improving processes; b2b partner relationship building and/or OEM CoOp experience a plus
  • Proven strategic leader with the confidence to bring new ideas and solutions to the team, ensuring the delivery of product value to every customer, improving the customer's (and Team CARFAX's) experience
  • Strong creative thinking, investigative and analytical skills with a proven history of driving improvement across business functions, technologies, and culture
  • An energetic, positive personality; Sense of ownership and ability to proactively identify steps required to meet the objectives
  • Exceptional project management and communication skills; writing, verbal, and presentation skills to facilitate discussions to reach decisions
  • Base level technical proficiency with desktop and cloud-based applications; ideally familiar with system design and architecture
  • Excel and PowerPoint experience; preferred proficiency with Salesforce, Confluence, Jira, Slack, and virtual whiteboarding
  • Technical aptitude to work with analytics & data
 
What’s in it for you: 
  • Competitive compensation, benefits and generous time-off policies
  • 4-Day summer work weeks and a winter holiday break
  • 401(k) / DCPP matching
  • Annual bonus program
  • Casual, dog-friendly, and innovative office spaces
 
Don’t just take our word for it: 
  • 10X Virginia Business Best Places to Work 
  • 9X Washingtonian Great Places to Work 
  • 9X Washington Post Top Workplace 
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch Best Places to Work 

About CARFAX

CARFAX, part of S&P Global Mobility, helps millions of people every day confidently shop, buy, service and sell used cars with innovative solutions powered by CARFAX vehicle history information. The expert in vehicle history since 1984, CARFAX provides exclusive services like CARFAX Used Car Listings, CARFAX Car Care, CARFAX History-Based Value and the flagship CARFAX® Vehicle History Report™ to consumers and the automotive industry. CARFAX owns the world’s largest vehicle history database and is nationally recognized as a top workplace by The Washington Post and Glassdoor.com. Shop, Buy, Service, Sell – Show me the CARFAX™. S&P Global Mobility is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI). S&P Global is the world’s foremost provider of credit ratings, benchmarks, analytics and workflow solutions in the global capital, commodity and automotive markets.

CARFAX is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of CARFAX to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, pregnancy, religion, national origin, age, ancestry, citizenship status, veteran status, military status, disability or handicap, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other status protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, CARFAX will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-free workplace. We are a participant in E-Verify.