Posted: Wednesday, January 17, 2018 6:08 AM
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With more than 2 billion in revenues, CDK Global is a leading global provider of integrated information technology and digital marketing solutions to the automotive retail and adjacent industries. Focused on enabling end:to:end automotive commerce, CDK provides solutions to dealers in more than 100 countries around the world, serving approximately 28,000 retail locations and most automotive manufacturers. CDK Global solutions automate and integrate critical processes from pre:sale targeted advertising to the sale, financing, insurance, parts supply, repair and maintenance of vehicles, with an increasing focus on utilizing data analytics and predictive intelligence.
Were large enough to make a difference but small enough for your voice to be heard. This means that we are an organization where every person matters. You can make an impact on the success of our business and that of our customers regardless of what career you decide to pursue.
From data scientists to sales and client service experts, were hiring to support your growth and ours : Green light your career.
As a Product Manager you will define the overall product strategy, align R and D engineering teams, and other stakeholders for consistent client delivery. Responsibilities range from increasing the profitability of existing products to planning and developing new products. You will create products from existing ideas, and help to develop new ideas based on your experience and frequent contact with CDK clients and prospects. You must possess a unique blend of business and technical savvy; a big:picture vision, with the drive to make that vision a reality. CDK Network Solutions delivers the core that provides the backbone to Dealer IT including but not limited to WAN, LAN, and Security.
You must enjoy spending time in the market to understand client problems, and finding innovative solutions for the broader market. You will be the Market Expert, Chief Evangelist and Primary Care Giver for your products. CDK practices Agile software development, so you will also be the Product Owner for one or more Sprint Teams.
You must be able to communicate effectively with, and exert influence over, all areas of the company to successfully lead tactical and strategic initiatives. You will work with development and field counterparts to define market:leading solutions that create true value for our clients. You will work with Product Marketing to define and execute the go:to:market strategy and messaging, helping them understand the product positioning, key benefits, and target personas. You will also serve as the internal and external evangelist for your products, frequently working with CDK sales associates and key clients.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES and DELIVERABLES
:Manage the entire product life cycle, from planning through development, launch, and retirement phases. Create, maintain and communicate the corresponding Product Roadmaps.
:Identify market opportunities and determine the corresponding business gaps available by addressing those needs. Create a compelling product Vision andValue Proposition for the customer. Develop the Business Case which details how CDK will profitably serve the market need and which results in securing the required development funding.
:Guide the product and sprint backlogs for your sprint teams. You will author user stories, lead sprint team planning sessions, run stand:up meetings, showcases and retrospectives, and work with your sprint team to decompose user stories into development tasks.
:Develop and implement a go:to:market plan, working with all departments to execute. Evangelize the product to all internal and external stakeholders.
:Develop and maintain a global approach to Network Solutions, working with product and development teams in multiple countries and time zones.
:This position requires periodic travel (15:25) to custom
• Location: Portland
• Post ID: 25833607 portland