Join the MindSea team.
We’re based in Halifax, Nova Scotia and we’re hiring.

Mobile Product Manager

MindSea is a mobile design and development agency that has been expanding with the help of its cohesive, talented team and a slate of exciting app-based projects. We’re seeking a Mobile Product Manager to join our team and help speed up our business growth.

The Questions

Are you an experienced Product Manager in the software industry? Do you have a passion for mobile technology? Would you like to be an integral part of the startup community? Are you a strategic thinker, capable of turning your vision into reality? Are you inventive, self-motivated, and able to motivate a team? Can you help companies (not just ours!) gain competitive advantages through innovative digital products and platforms? Do you love fast-paced environments? Yes to all of the above? Then we have a challenge for you! If you are looking for an opportunity to work collaboratively with a team creating beautiful, award-winning mobile apps, we invite you to apply today.

Responsibilities

  • Work with existing clients to define product strategy for their mobile apps
  • Develop new concepts based on industry research and customer needs
  • Weigh business goals, user behaviour and competitive landscape to prioritize the product roadmap
  • Communicate product vision from the highest levels of executive leadership to development and implementation teams.
  • Work with the MindSea team of designers, developers, and QA to implement the features on the product backlog and release app updates
  • Project management including estimation, budgets, timelines, project obstacle removal and problem resolution
  • Build lasting relationships with existing clients and partners
  • Maintain high quality products in the Apple and Google Play app stores
  • Respond to and stay ahead of changing technology and industry trends

Requirements

  • A unique blend of business and technical savvy, a big-picture vision, and the drive to make that vision a reality
  • Excellent collaboration and organizational skills
  • Ability to prioritize, self manage and self report
  • Flexibility and dexterity to handle multiple tasks and fill the multiple facets of this role
  • An internal drive that allows you to thrive in a fast-paced startup environment
  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in digital creative agency, software development or news media company is required
  • Building and maintaining strong, trustworthy relationships
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to think strategically to help companies solve problems and build quality software

Assets

  • Strong understanding of technology and familiarity with iOS or Android app development a definite plus
  • Experience working in an agile software development environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred or equivalent experience
  • Proven track record delivering high-quality, result based work
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office in a Mac-based environment

What can you expect

  • Dynamic and creative open-concept work environment
  • Fun startup atmosphere, in a community of other great startups
  • Competitive salary
  • Profit sharing plan
  • Excellent benefit plan
  • New MacBook
  • iPhone/Android phone of your choice with generous data plan
  • 3 weeks vacation + time off during the Holidays
  • A flexible work environment with flex-time and flex-place options to support a healthy work-life balance
  • Strong, collaborative team environment
  • Ongoing investment into learning
  • Regular social events – e.g. lunch and learns, App release celebrations, seemingly random trips to Freak Lunch Box for chocolate-peanut-butter milkshakes, Friday afternoon happy hours, etc.

Apply Now

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