Product Manager – Kiteworks Core Platform 

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Skills Breakdown

As a Product Manager, you will be a key member of a team leading a bold product vision and roadmap for Kiteworks. We are looking for a candidate with the ability to solve difficult problems in a dynamic and demanding business environment. You will need to form a deep understanding of Kiteworks Core capabilities for Search, Reporting, Logging, Telemetry and Software Updates.


You will have the opportunity to drive new product ideas, working with Engineering to develop effective solutions to these ideas, clearly articulate their value, and deliver them as enterprise grade solutions for the Kiteworks customer base.


The ideal candidate has 2+ years of experience in product management and enjoys taking nebulous problems and breaking them down. We are looking for someone who is data driven, enjoys collaborating with like-minded team members, is an effective communicator and most importantly someone who has a passion for building products that solve customer problems.

What You’ll Do:

  • Facilitate: Work with Engineering, UX, and stakeholders to understand customer problems and design effective technological solutions.
  • Generate: Define use cases, product roadmap, and release plans as they relate to Kiteworks Core technology.
  • Document: Write specifications, prioritize features, build consensus on product goals with the Product team, Engineering and QA.
  • Collaborate: Work with UX, PM and Engineering teams across the globe to:
  • Prioritize features and define the minimum viable deliverable for each release.
  • Refine thinking & approach as needed.
  • Learn from each other.
  • Drive simplicity into user-flows across technology platforms
  • Train sales, sales engineering, support engineering on newly introduced features.


What You’ll Bring:

  • Excited to work with global teams and willingness to meet 2-3 days a week in evening hours.
  • Experience designing simple and intuitive solutions.
  • Experience with agile software development processes.
  • Aptitude for determining the optimal way to position products in the market.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.
  • Experience coordinating multiple, time sensitive projects and activities simultaneously.
  • Must located in Pacific or Mountain time zone
  • Willing to travel. Up to four trips to San Mateo headquarters (if fully remote), and up to four international trips per year.


Company Overview:

Kiteworks is a highly profitable and growing software company making a meaningful impact in the security and compliance space. Our mission is to empower organizations to effectively manage risk in every send, share, receive, and save of sensitive content. To this end, we created a platform that delivers content governance, compliance, and protection to customers. The platform unifies, tracks, controls, and secures sensitive content moving within, into, and out of their organization, significantly improving risk management and ensuring regulatory compliance on all sensitive content communications.



Perks and Benefits:

  • MBO eligible
  • 100% paid Medical, Dental, Vision and Basic Life Insurance. Benefits begin on your first day!
  • Option of Health Savings Account (HSA) or Flexible Savings Account (FSA)
  • Generous paid time off (PTO) plus paid sick time, holidays, parental leave, and volunteer days off
  • 401k match program
  • Eligible donation match program
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Stock equity — every employee is granted stock options when they walk in the door


Hiring Process:

Kiteworks is an equal-opportunity employer. We eagerly seek applicants of diverse background and hire without regard to race, color, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, physical abilities (or disability), age, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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In compliance with applicable law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work and to complete employment eligibility verification. Note: Our stewardship of the data of thousands of customers means that a criminal background check is required to join Kiteworks.


Please note that visa sponsorship is not available for this position.


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