We’re looking for problem solvers, innovators, and dreamers who are searching for anything but business as usual. Like us, you’re a high performer who’s an expert at your craft, constantly challenging the status quo. You value inclusivity and want to join a culture that empowers you to show up as your authentic self. You know that success hinges on commitment, that our differences make us stronger, and that the finish line is always sweeter when the whole team crosses together.
Alteryx, Inc. is looking for a Technical Product Manager to help drive the tactical execution efforts for the Alteryx Data Connectors Initiatives. Data Connectors are focused on providing a seamless and simple connection experience for the wide array of Alteryx-supported data sources (files, databases, etc.) and is closely linked with leveraging the performance and scaling of in-database analytics. This role, as part of the Product Management organization, will focus on translating the business value of product initiatives into functional features and will work day-to-day with the Data Connectors development teams (local and offshore) to deliver business value, as well as guiding others on how development initiatives fit into the holistic product vision.
Our offices are located in Prague 1 near Masarykovo nádraží.
The team has flexible schedule.
Work with local and offshore development teams to organize and manage large scope projects from initial design concept phase through life cycle of products.
Understand and help to communicate the business value of product initiatives; collaborate with Product Managers to kick off initiatives with development teams and facilitate the process to break those initiatives into feature and user story-level requirements.
Collaborate with development team leaders to drive the planning process.
Ensure development efforts will meet the business requirements and timelines of the project, with a focus on quality and timely delivery of scheduled features; decision-maker for user-facing functionality.
Participate in development team ceremonies including stand ups, story refinements and team retrospectives, to align the team towards a successful delivery cycle.
Responsible for feature and user story acceptance on one or more development teams, where features or stories have customer-facing value.
Create detailed Acceptance Criteria and Certification standards for internal and 3rd-party data connectors.
Approves test plans for customer-facing requirements and participates in necessary testing activities.
Primary point of contact for inward-facing stakeholders (i.e. development, System Test, UX, technical writing and all supporting teams) regarding the value of development initiatives and relationship to product vision.
Collaborates with Product Managers to understand Data Connectors goals and help prioritize initiatives supporting those goals.
Responsible for maintaining a prioritized feature backlog and communicating priorities to the Product Development Team.
Help to identify, manage and communicate initiative and feature risks and dependencies across multiple teams.
Collaborate with Product Managers to review and respond to feedback via the Alteryx Beta Program.
Collaborate with Customer Support and associated teams to prioritize resolution of customer issues related to Data Connector functionality.
Manages multiple projects and tasks simultaneously while meeting and maintaining reasonable timelines.
Monitors and manages successful delivery of features defined in the product roadmap with respective teams throughout the development life cycle; works to identify risks and remove impediments; discovers opportunities for improvement and keeps senior management and others informed.
3+ years of Product Management or equivalent experience in the enterprise software industry.
Demonstrated success defining and launching exciting software products.
Proven experience working with offshore teams.
Experience with multiple database technologies, focusing on connections (ODBC, JDBC, native, In-database, etc.)
Understanding of cloud data storage technologies, connectivity and authentication
Detail oriented with critical thinking skills – ability to break down initiative-level requirements into feature and story attribute level details.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Project management skills; problem solving skills; strategic thinking and business acumen with ability to build strong working relationships across organizational teams in a fast paced and changing environment.
Effective documentation skills with ability to articulate technical information.
Excellent teamwork skills, ability to manage, interpret and influence cross functional teams.
Domain expertise in Alteryx Designer is a plus.
Python scripting and use of SDK’s a plus.
CV or LinkedIn profile provided in English
Frequent communication with US – willingness to participate on occasional meetings at late hours (due to time difference)
What we offer:
Centrally located modern office
Cell phone allowance/home office contribution
25 days of paid vacation
Flatrate meal program
Risk life insurance
Referral bonus program
Volunteer Time Off
Decade of excellence award
English and Russian courses
At Alteryx, we support a growth mindset for our associates through all stages of their careers. If you meet some of the requirements and you share our values, we encourage you to apply. As part of our ongoing commitment to a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace, we’re invested in building teams with a wide variety of backgrounds, identities, and experiences.