Product Manager

What is Bold Commerce
Named one of Canada’s fastest-growing tech companies by Deloitte, Bold Commerce is a software company specializing in innovative eCommerce apps and solutions for businesses of all sizes. We empower merchants both big and small by providing them with tools to make their eCommerce stores truly awesome.
 
Barack Obama, Rooster Teeth, and DJ Khaled are among the list of 90,000+ brands in over 170 countries around the world that trust Bold’s suite of eCommerce tools to power their online stores every day.
 
We're made up of nearly 300 professionals (and growing) who live and breathe eCommerce, and truly give a shit about what we do. We call ourselves Builders. Here at Bold, we live by the Builders Code, our shared set of practices, beliefs and values that help to shape this amazing company. We believe in challenging each other to create the best products and to constantly improve, all to ensure we deliver the best results to our merchants at all times.
 
Why work at Bold?
Our founders have worked to create and maintain a place that our employees look forward to coming to every day. A place where you can learn and grow, where your ideas are valued and where you can do cool things, all while contributing to the larger success of the company. At Bold we embrace and cultivate a culture of creativity, innovation, and collaboration in order to allow everyone to do their best work every day.
 
Bold is growing and we are super excited to add a Product Manager to our Apps team! At Bold, our core business is apps so we are looking for someone who loves to build! If you are passionate about driving initiatives from conception to execution, this may be your #dreamjob. As a leader, you will collaborate closely with designers, developers, analysts, data scientists, and other cross-functional team members to innovate and refine our apps! App creation is an evolution so you must be able to get shit done by breaking down work, roadmapping and delivering some pretty cool results!

In this role you will be contributing to the big picture, as you will be responsible for building one of the most important parts of our business but you will have many roadblocks; so we are looking for a confident communicator with excellent problem solving and time management skills. The ideal candidate will have an in depth understanding of e-commerce and will understand the needs of our merchants as you will manage the release flow of new features, prioritize the backlog of development ideas and implement release processes. Essentially, when a new feature for an app is identified, It will be up to you and your team to determine what gets done first, and how everything should be broken down. We believe in providing our teams with a lot of responsibility and autonomy, but this isn’t your typical work place - we require a high level of initiative and contribution. Are you up for the challenge?
 
Here's what we need from you:
- Desire to get shit done
- Belief in our core values
- A true ambition to help people and see their businesses succeed. If they succeed, we succeed.
- Comfort talking about development, specifically how tech and API’s work. You don’t necessarily need to know a programming language, but you should have a solid understanding of how things work so you can contribute and keep up with your development team
- Being passionate about concise tech documentation! This role will be responsible for the public API documentation that allows our partners to easily integrate with our apps
- Familiarity with eCommerce platforms both established and up and coming
- The proven ability to research, identify, and find valuable solutions for new opportunities or gaps in the market
- Have a deep understanding of our customers and what they need to be successful
- Exceptional and proven problem solving skills within the eCommerce space
- Experience leading a team, or leading an initiative with multiple stakeholders
- The ability to thrive and maintain organization in an environment with many moving parts
- Experience in creating and managing the overall product roadmap, scoping development requirements, and keeping your team accountable to timelines and results
- Willingness to learn new software, programs, skills, and technical languages as required
- Familiarity with Jira and Confluence
- Great written and verbal communication skills are essential to ensuring multiple teams are all on the same page
- Ability to visually communicate when necessary. (wireframes, diagrams, storyboards, etc.)
- Being a generally awesome human being. We want someone cool to work with. it makes the office a better place for everyone


Other skills that will get you far:
- Minimum 3-year prior Product Management, Project Management or Business Analyst experience in the tech field
- A Computer Science or Engineering degree is a plus, as is relevant work experience
- A background in Design
- A background in Development
- Experience creating a new product, developing an app or software, or running a business is incredibly valuable

At Bold, we work hard and we play hard! If you are a potential Builder and think you've got what it takes to be Bold, we encourage you to apply. We promise it will be a career like no other!

We get a lot of applicants, so we encourage you to do something that stands out. Go above and beyond when you apply so you don’t get lost in the mix. Talk about a cool project you’ve done, drop us a link to your github or portfolio if applicable, or just impress us with your personality.

Show us that you have what it takes to be Bold! Apply now!