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Full-Time

Director – Product Management

Wireless Technologies & Radios

Posted on 6/13/2024

Skydio

Skydio

501-1,000 employees

Manufactures AI-powered autonomous drones

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Compensation Overview

$187k - $236.5kAnnually

Senior

San Mateo, CA, USA

Category
Product Management
Product Strategy
Product
Required Skills
Sales
Marketing
Requirements
  • 10+ years of proven success in defining and delivering complex products
  • Deep technical understanding of wireless protocols including 802.x, multi-band and cellular
  • Proven ability to leverage technical depth and business acumen to lead strategic tradeoffs and executive-level product recommendations
  • Experience defining and launching innovative end-to-end product workflows spanning HW, SW and cloud
  • Highly facilitative team player who strives to enable others to do their best work
  • A passion for speaking with -- and learning from -- customers
  • An advanced degree (e.g. MBA), or equivalent experience
Responsibilities
  • Be the product owner for Skydio’s cellular (LTE, 5G), Enterprise wireless technologies (802.x) and Federal multi-band radio protocols, settings, controls and workflows
  • Be the product owner for radios themselves - both as components built into our controllers and drones, but also to launch standalone productized radio units
  • Engage with customers and internal stakeholders to understand core business problems and develop visions and strategies to solve them
  • Work cross-functionally, and in close cooperation with the hardware engineering and wireless teams, to define new products, scope and prioritize features, and maintain a clear wireless product roadmap
  • Work closely with designers and other product leaders to build out end-to-end wireless workflows that are delightful for both technical and non-technical customers
  • Drive technical and business tradeoffs, providing executive-level recommendations, as the wireless subject matter expert for Product Management
  • Capture, document, and distill feedback from customers and internal testers to continually improve your products and features
  • Partner with Product Marketing to develop launch plans, product positioning and messaging to bring your products to market
  • Collaborate closely with Sales and Customer Success to build and maintain close customer relationships, and ensure proper training and support

Skydio stands out as a favorable workplace due to its pioneering role in the U.S. drone market, primarily focusing on autonomous flight technology. The company's commitment to advancing AI-driven drone solutions fosters a dynamic and technologically driven work environment. This not only attracts top talent in the field of AI and robotics but also offers employees the opportunity to engage in groundbreaking projects that have consumer, enterprise, and government applications.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$939M

Headquarters

San Mateo, California

Founded

2014

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

17%

2 year growth

44%

Benefits

Child Care & Parental Leave - Family Medical Leave, Flexible Work Schedule, Generous Parental Leave

Health & Wellness Benefits - Dental Benefits, Disability Insurance, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Health Insurance Benefits, Life Insurance, Onsite Gym, Vision Benefits, Wellness Programs, Mental Health Benefits

Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees

401(K)

Generous PTO, Paid Holidays, Paid Sick Days

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