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Technical Product Manager

Remote - US Full Time Posted 3 months ago
Position Overview

Develops new technology-enabled products/software applications and defines system enhancements by conducting market research and analysis with clients and business partners; generating product requirements; determining specifications, production timetables, pricing, and time-integrated plans for product introduction. This role reports to the VP of Technology.

Job Responsibilities
  • Determines customer and business needs by working closely with each to identify opportunities for technology changes or enhancements.
  • Reviews the nature and scope of present and future product lines by reviewing product specifications and requirements:
    • Assesses market and competition by comparing the company’s product to competitors’ products and other commercial offerings.
    • Analyzes proposed product requirements and product development by appraising new product ideas and/or existing product/system enhancements using return-on-investment analysis.
    • Brings new products/applications to market by establishing time schedules with development and infrastructure.
  • Supports Business Development effort and Client Service group with product expertise discussions and reviews.
  • Specific focus on Electronic Data Integration (EDI) product suite
    • Includes traditional EDI as well as Application Programing Interfaces (APIs) – and hybrid models.
    • Includes integrations between Choice and our Clients, our Vendor Network and Warehouse Locations, as well as miscellaneous 3rd Party Providers.
    • Focus crosses the full lifecycle of EDI trading partnerships – from onboarding of new relationships through maturity.
    • Analyzes business/system workflows to identify application, product and process to ensure efficiencies between business partners to address with application changes.
    • Creates detailed requirements and development specifications for use by both Choice and the trading partner to confirm alignment prior to execution on both side
  • Product management, people management, and understanding customer/user needs.
  • Product/software development, requirements/gap analysis, and road mapping
  • Best practice for system integrations including service-based architecture
  • Competitive analysis, resource planning, pricing, and strategy.


Education/Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent.
  • Minimum 5 years product management experience.
  • Working knowledge of industry standard EDI messaging:
    • XML, JSON message formats
    • X12 message standards
  • Experience with the following is preferred but not required:
    • Supply chain, transportation management
    • Warehouse and inventory management
    • Third party logistics and related software applications
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