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Director of Platform Product Management

General Information

Ref #:

20220030256

Travel Amount Required:

Up to 25%

Job Type:

Regular-Full Time

Location:

Lowell - Massachusetts - United States

Description & Qualifications

Description

As a Director of Product Management, you will play a pivotal role in driving innovation in our products. Straddling the line between high-level strategy and hands-on execution, you are well versed in product and business strategy; capable of communicating our vision with multiple levels within UKG and our customers. You will be passionate about the importance of a cohesive experience across the UKG Pro Dimensions Suite.

In this role, you will have the unique opportunity to build and scale UKG's Platform Products. Your work will impact both internal and external stakeholders.
You will change how partners and customers integrate with our products and enable launching customers in diverse markets with many product offerings available to support different Go to Market strategies.

Qualified candidates are highly motivated, innovative, and solution-driven with experience in shaping cohesive, customer service, support and engagement experiences. Ideal candidates have experience in the adoption of full suite HCM & WFM products and a background in Identity and Access Management. This role will be pivotal to the success of the Product team delivering on the vision for the suite. The ideal candidate is an accomplished, high energy, collaborative leader who has a proven track record as an analytical, metrics-driven thinker who is deeply empathetic and leads with a user-centered approach

Key skills and responsibilities:
• Managing and supporting businesses across multiple geographies
• Leading and growing a team of product managers and business analysts
• Championing the definition and creation of key processes and tools that enable the offerings to scale
• Exhibiting abundant imagination, but also the demonstrated ability to prioritize. (Saying “No” isn’t difficult for you.)
• Being able to go deep into both technical huddles with engineers/architects and strategic discussions with executives
• Managing competing priorities with consistency and transparency, successfully collaborating with partners throughout the company to ensure success
• Extrapolating ideas with different product groups and turning them into viable solutions
• Be an evangelist of how platforms can unlock business value and customer experiences through self-serve APIs and tools.
• You can take deeply technical concepts and break them down in order to communicate with a wider audience

Qualifications

• 10+ years in a platform product management capacity at a technology-driven organization with proven team leadership/people management experience.
• A strong track record of shaping and executing strategy for products through a roadmap and tight collaboration with engineering.
• Ability to learn new technologies quickly and can comfortably and effectively discuss the tradeoffs and benefits of various approaches with your product/engineering peers.
• Ability to work cross-functionally across teams to align different groups to common goals and ensure the delivery of a complicated roadmap.

We have 'returned to each other'! We are now working in a hybrid model of 3 days onsite in the Lowell office each week, the balance of the week from home.

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Company Overview

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of Ultimate Software and Kronos, uniting two award-winning, employee-centered cultures. Our employees are an extraordinary group of talented, energetic, and innovative people who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people. UKG has more than 13,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. Ready to be inspired? Learn more at www.ukg.com/careers

EEO Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ultimate Kronos Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other legally protected status under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. 

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Disability Accommodation

For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email UKGCareers@ukg.com.

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