Director, Product Management - Video Collaboration

Product Management Belmont, California


Description

Director, Product Management - Video Collaboration


Job Type:
Full-Time, Exempt
Location: Belmont, CA
Department: Product Management 


RingCentral, Inc., a leading provider of Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS), fosters a dynamic, success-driven, and team-oriented environment committed to delivering simple and delightful products for our customers. We are looking for a candidate with an entrepreneurial spark and a passion for redefining how people communicate.

The RingCentral environment is dynamic, success-driven, team-oriented and committed to providing world class service for its customers. Do you have the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment?  We are looking for candidates with an entrepreneurial spark!

We’re not a phone company; we’re a cloud business-solutions provider. We've thrown out the old PBX along with its rigid rules and eliminated the complexity and unnecessary expense of managing business communications the old way.

RingCentral fosters career development and provides leadership training, education, workshops, and coaching for all employees. RingCentral promotes a healthy work-life balance by providing catered lunch and breakfast daily as well as a kitchen stocked with a variety of complimentary beverages and delicious snacks.


The Director, Product Management - Video Collaboration will be responsible for driving strategy, development, and adoption of video collaboration products including experience for video conferencing rooms. We are looking for a Product Management leader with a deep understanding of the video collaboration industry, video technologies, and usability best practices.  

You are intensely curious about user behavior. You understand that great products balance simplicity and robust features to solve real world problems. Saying “no” is as important as adding new features. You also enjoy tapping the left side of the brain and quantifying your decisions by analyzing data and setting up proper measurement and reporting for each feature launched.

 

Responsibilities: 

  •       Understand and prioritize customer needs
  •       Define features, including product requirements and user experience
  •       Own the product roadmap
  •       Collaborate with Engineering and Operations on feature development
  •       Work with cross-functional teams on product go-to-market strategy
  •       Track and measure product / feature success
  •       Mentor / coach other product managers in the team

 

Qualifications / Requirements: 

  •       B.S. degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related field required
  •       Wicked smart, with a strong bias for action
  •       Highly empathetic with users, customers, and co-workers
  •       Positive, team-focused attitude 
  •       Understanding of behavioral psychology
  •       Effective written and presentation skills
  •       10+ years of product management or related experience
  •       Experience creating mockups and wireframes
  •       Capable of taking complex issues and making them simple to understand
  •       Track record of managing the entire product life cycle
  •       Technical background or relevant experience
  •       Ability to thrive in a startup environment

 

Bonus: 

  •       MBA 
  •       Strong consumer or enterprise software background  
  •       Experience in video conferencing or collaboration products
  •       Experience with android / windows / mac apps


About RingCentral

RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE: RNG) is a global provider of cloud unified communications and collaboration solutions. More flexible and cost-effective than legacy on-premise systems, RingCentral empowers today’s mobile and distributed workforces to be connected anywhere and on any device through voice, video, team messaging, collaboration, SMS, conferencing, online meetings, contact center, and fax. RingCentral provides an open platform that integrates with today’s leading business apps while giving customers the flexibility to customize their own workflows. RingCentral is a leader in the 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service Worldwide for the second consecutive year. RingCentral is headquartered in Belmont, Calif. 




RingCentral is an EEO/AA employer.