Principal Product Manager

Principal Product Manager Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Principal Product Manager to join our team.


  • Obsess about the customer and work backwards to determine product vision, strategy and roadmap of capabilities;
  • Catalyst of change that can influence the broader organization and community of EG leaders;
  • Collaborative leader who builds a constructive working culture across Product, Technology and Operations;
  • Significantproduct management experience in a Treasury Services capacity;
  • Drive Couchbase Analytics strategy and roadmap including recommendations on tools, vendors/partners, and technologies;
  • Predict likely competitive moves and impacts of technology;
  • Establishing strong relationships and credibility with Skytap’s technical field and marketing teams;
  • Define and track KPIs to measure success of product launches and new features;
  • Measuring and analyzing feature usage. Identify opportunities to innovate and improve the customer experience;
  • Prioritizes ruthlessly to help engineering make adjustments;
  • Bring new products to market with return-on-investment analysis;
  • Contributing to Skytap’s overall company success as a technology leader on the product management team;
  • Authority on target customer needs and usage in the Insurance, Retirement and Investment verticals;
  • Determine product pricing based on market research, production costs and anticipated demand;
  • Drives early concept and usability testing.


  • Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Advanced/graduate degree preferred;
  • 10-12 years of total work experience preferred;
  • Knowledge and passion for Travel, e-Commerce and Payments;
  • 5-10+ years with product, consulting, or technology experience in a corporate environment required;
  • Excellent quantitative, analytical and critical thinking skills;
  • Passion for big challenges and a good sense of humor;
  • 7+ years of experience in the high performance computing (HPC) domain with hands-on experience in key applications;
  • Experience in Product Management, operations, client managementpreferred. MBA or CFA preferred;
  • Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills;
  • Applicable local/regional licenses or certifications as required by thebusiness;
  • 2+ years of product management experience with cloud technologies;
  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science;
  • 5+ years of experience in the information management industry;
  • A bachelor’s degree in computer science (or equivalent technical experience);
  • Experience in a start-up environment a strong plus.