Zycus Product Manager IIM ISB MDI FMS

  • 2-5 yrs
  • Not Disclosed

Job Description

DESCRIPTION Zycus was incorporated in Princeton, U.S. in 1998. Since then, we have grown everyday, and established as an organization which now is a leading global provider of complete Source to Pay suite of procurement performance solutions.We develop cloud based (SaaS) Source to Pay solutions for large global enterprises, and have successfully deployed about 200 solutions to over 1000 Global clients. Our spirit of innovation and our passion to help procurement create greater business impact are reflected among procurement solution deployments that we have undertaken over the years. We are proud to have as our clients, some of the best of breed companies across verticals like Manufacturing, Automotives, Banking and Finance, Oil and Gas, Food Processing, Electronics, Telecommunications, Chemicals, Health and Pharma, Education and more.With a team of 850+employees, we are present in India with 3 development centers at Bengaluru, Mumbai & Pune and offices in the U.S., U.K., Australia, Dubai and Singapore.Know more about the LEADER of Gartner's 2013, 2015 & 2017 Magic Quadrant for Strategic Sourcing Application Suites and The Forrester Wave eProcurement, Q2 2017 Candidates with excellent knowledge in technology & consumer products, and with a Masters in Business Administration, from Premium B Schools are invited to apply for this position. Product Manager will play a critical role in owning the entire product Life Cycle, right from planning to execution. The position is open for both Bengaluru & Mumbai locations. Eager beaver attitude and an obsession with deadlines, analysis of the product performance and driving a solution set across development teams, will be the drivers for this role. The selected candidate is responsible for creating a world class product, improving customer adoption and satisfaction and has the complete ownership of the product road map and development plans.At Zycus, we strongly believe that only an empowered Product Management team can take a product forward and so we entrust our product managers to take all the product related decisions. We treat the product managers as CEOs for their products, and product managers are evaluated upon the product's success.Also, product managers are our evangelists they are responsible for articulating the products vision to customers, partners, analysts and internal stakeholders like sales, pre sales and implementation teams.Job Description 2 5 years of hands on product management experience Be the internal and external evangelist for the product. Manage the entire product life cycle from planning to execution. Perform market research and competitor study to identify the market needs for the product. Get the accurate pulse of Business Needs through engaging with Customers, Prospects Communicate and collaborate with cross functional teams to understand and articulate the customer requirements and market requirements in to a logically sequenced and optimized product roadmap. Demonstrate strong analytical and quantitative skills, attention to detail with the ability to use data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations, and drive actions. Work with product design team to do user testing and analyze the feedback to enhance the overall user experience of the product Identify, define and implement periodical enhancements in the product to ensure overall product and performance improvements Work with Product Development teams to ensure that they understand product requirements, business needs and actively participate in providing any needed guidance and clarification in a timely mannerREQUIREMENTS IT graduate with Management masters from Tier 1 institute Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability present complex information clearly and concisely to different stakeholders. Take appropriate actions to improve product and product line efficiencies and performance to achieve overall revenue, retention, growth and customer satisfaction. Ability to take ownership and successfully deliver results in a fast paced, dynamic environment. Should display exceptional customer focus Should be self motivated and willing to push himself herself for excellence Follow guidelines and processes for effective product management Market research Customer business process study Customer validations Adoption plan Wireframes User story creation Customer adoption and feedback Should be able to conceptualize, visualize and articulate product ideas Should display collaboration skills with various internal as well as external team members Who cannot do market research not interested in reading and create an independent perspective Who do not have good presentation skills (Oral presentation as well as PowerPoint skills) Who are not business focussed Who lack attention to details Good communication. Visualize and Conceptualize ideas features. Ability to present new ideas in any format of choice (PPT Wireframe etc.) Ability to adopt process approach to solve a problem