Technical Product Manager
Remote First
Updated on 4/1/2024
Zensurance

201-500 employees

Affordable commercial insurance marketplace
Company Overview
Zensurance distinguishes itself in the competitive insurance market by streamlining the process of acquiring commercial insurance for small businesses in Canada, offering cost-effective solutions through its partnerships with over 50 providers. The company's commitment to customer education and support is evidenced by personalized service, as highlighted by client testimonials praising the knowledgeable assistance received during policy selection. Moreover, Zensurance's dedicated claims service ensures efficient handling of claims, enhancing the overall customer experience and trust in the company's expertise.
Financial Services

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$13.2M

Founded

2016

Headquarters

Toronto, Canada

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

10%

1 year growth

8%

2 year growth

43%
Locations
Remote
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
TypeScript
AWS
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
Product Management
Product Research
Product Strategy
Product
Requirements
  • University degree or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or equivalent work experience.
  • 3-5 years of experience in Technical Product Management.
  • Preferably direct experience in leading technical products or domains focused on developer/engineer experience.
  • Understanding of design thinking methodologies and principles; and how they can applied to improve developer/engineer experience.
  • Ability to understand and use APIs and command line interfaces like AWS, and Cloud Infrastructure (Docker, Kubernetes, AWS).
  • High-level understanding of software architecture, cloud infrastructure, security practices, quality practices and software development tooling.
  • Able to take ownership, collaborate, and communicate efficiently with stakeholders.
  • High-level understanding of JavaScript ecosystem (JavaScript, TypeScript, WebPack, NPM, etc).
  • Experience with data analytics platforms such as Looker, Amplitude, Fullstory, Pendo, Datadog, Jellyfish, etc.
Responsibilities
  • Work closely with the Product and Engineering teams to plan, drive and deliver the platform strategy and roadmap, ensuring alignment with the vision.
  • Create and own quarterly roadmaps, goals, and drive alignment with leaders and key stakeholders.
  • Continuously improve product roadmap and OKRs, and ensure every enhancement or feature delivers tangible business outcomes aligned with the strategy.
  • Work closely with Engineering leaders to build and maintain a deep understanding of developer experience and generate ideas to improve it across the engineering department.
  • Define, monitor and analyze platform product metrics to prioritize features and initiatives that meet OKRs.
  • Research, identify and draft specifications, and craft user (developer) stories. Work closely with the Product team and Engineering leaders to plan project rollout through development, testing, and launch.
  • Define, monitor and analyze product and engineering metrics, and incorporate learnings back into the delivery process to improve processes and reduce ambiguity.
  • Own the product backlog, sprint prioritization, and user stories. Build comprehensive project and implementation plans.
  • Actively build working relationships with the Engineering teams and leaders to facilitate cross-departmental alignment. Assess roadmap capacity, build the roadmap, and justify planned initiatives to ensure stakeholder alignment.
  • Create and maintain training materials, providing training and demos for new features and enhancements.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.