AltaML - Product Manager

AltaML is a fast-growing company that focuses on applied Machine Learning (ML). We partner with industry to co-develop AI/ML-powered products. We are experts in ML commercialization and help our industrial partners gain a competitive advantage by combining their data and domain expertise with our analytics and ML proficiency. Our Downtown office is located in the heart of the innovation district. Data informs our every move, and we aim to work quickly, collaboratively, and creatively. 

Our core values speak volumes about who we are and how we work:

  • Humble – Listen to the data

  • Happy – Tap-dance to work

  • Gritty – Be persistent, not complacent

  • Agile – Make small bets, then iterate

Job Title: Product Manager (Edmonton)
Position Type: Full-time
Salary Range: Competitive
Application Deadline: Until Position is Filled, Send application to chad@altaml.com
Start Date: TBD
Location: 12th Floor, 10130 - 103 Street, Edmonton
Reports to: VP, Product

Role:

The Product Team is looking for a highly motivated Product Manager to help lead the discovery and building of transformative products addressing problems within industry. 

As a Product Manager, you will interact with all stages of the team from our external partners to our technology and data science teams to build products that solve problems, drive business goals, and make a meaningful impact. By leveraging your understanding of business and technology you will help discover and rapidly iterate towards solutions that drive outcomes. 

You are responsible for helping to craft the product vision, building out the strategic roadmap, leading successful product launches, and driving product growth. You will be joining of data specialists and machine learning developers to execute on the developed vision.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Work with all stakeholders to build and execute on product strategies.

  • Create product roadmaps to drive and manage product development.

  • Complete research and data collection to ensure data-driven decision making within the team you work with. 

  • Develop and analyze metrics to test and optimize products against.

  • Develop relationships with our external partners and customers to guide product strategies, generate feedback, and deliver results.

  • Present and update on efforts to stakeholders.

  • Work collaboratively with the software development and data science teams to ensure clear communication of objectives, prioritization, iteration, and successful delivery.

  • Write requirements and user stories, create simple wireframes, prototypes, and develop test, release, and feedback plans.

  • Research product trends to keep up to date with the rapidly evolving world of technology.

Education and Training:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree

  • Additional focus is given to those with technical backgrounds

Requirements:

  • Problem-solving, strategic thinker who can see the big picture and distill it into prioritized, actionable tasks.

  • Past experience in product management and project management.

  • Effective listener that can quickly get to the root problems/opportunities of customers

  • Confident, clear, and concise oral and written communicator.

  • Ability to balance requests and a backlog of tasks with available capacity.

  • Passion for building transformative products that solve real problems.

  • Excels in a fast-paced environment with the ability to manage multiple high priority projects at once.

  • Bonus experience: machine learning.

Benefits:

The chance to get in on the ground floor of a rapidly growing organization with an entrepreneurial mindset.

  • Fast-paced environment with meaningful career paths.

  • Competitive compensation.

  • Flexible work hours, we don’t watch the clock.

  • No set vacation, take the time you need.

  • Transportation benefits.

  • Health benefits plan.

  • Downtown office located in the heart of the innovation district.

Core Competencies:

 At AltaML, we provide significant flexibility to our staff with work hours and vacations. A high level of mutual respect must be formed early on to ensure this situation is successful. We are looking for an individual who shows solid initiative and desire to learn and who hits the ground running as soon as they hit their desk in the morning.