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BrightDrop Senior Product Manager, Last Mile

  • Palo Alto
  • Corporate Strategy, Development & Planning
  • Full time
  • Added
  • JR-000101089

Description

About the role:

BrightDrop is looking for customer-obsessed, nimble Product Managers who have a passion for building life-changing products.  PMs work collaboratively in agile teams to create new products that do not yet exist in the Last Mile space.

Access to advanced technologies and the autonomy to challenge convention creates the recipe for an exciting, fast-paced environment and energetic work culture.  This is a unique, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to innovate and scale products that you build from the ground up.  We are looking for experienced PMs who are ready to rise to the occasion and excited to tackle a big, hairy problem.

This role will own a product within the Last Mile product portfolio.  Key responsibilities include: 

  • Developing an in-depth understanding of the customer problem space across both large and small players in various industries, and identifying optimal opportunities for BrightDrop to introduce new solutions
  • Owning roadmap for new products, and managing the execution of that roadmap across the organization
  • Creating end-to-end product lifecycle strategy, including aligning full product offering, pricing, and go-to-market approach, and collaborating with cross-functional stakeholders to execute effectively
  • Measuring success of adoption process using qualitative and quantitative data, and influencing roadmaps to improve upon success metrics

Additional Description

Required skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree required in business or related field
  • 5+ years of Product Management experience creating products with hardware and software components for B2B2C
  • Strong attention to detail, love for establishing structure in ambiguity and bias to action
  • Expert analytical know-how and nimble critical thinking
  • Startup experience preferred, MBA a plus

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Benefits Overview

The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:
• Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;
• Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;
• Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;
• Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values; 
• Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;
• Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.

Diversity Information

General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers.   We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

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