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Product Manager - Marketplace Applied Intelligence

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Uber

LOCATION

 

San Francisco, CA, US

Description

We’re changing the way people think about transportation. Not that long ago we were just an app to request premium black cars in a few metropolitan areas. Now we’re a part of the logistical fabric of more than 600 cities around the world. Whether it’s a ride, a sandwich, or a package, we use technology to give people what they want, when they want it.

 

For the people who drive with Uber, our app represents a flexible new way to earn money. For cities, we help strengthen local economies, improve access to transportation, and make streets safer.

 

And that’s just what we’re doing today. We’re thinking about the future, too. With teams working on autonomous trucking and self-driving cars, we’re in for the long haul. We’re reimagining how people and things move from one place to the next.

 

About the Role

 

We're looking for a Product Manager to lead the Applied Intelligence area on Uber's Global Intelligence (GI) team. GI builds the engines that track and power Category Position and Relative Efficiency gains across Uber. We utilize machine learning techniques to produce scalable, global data, uncover competitive insights, and make strategic recommendations that inform human and systematic decisions across Uber.

 

As the Applied Intelligence product manager, you will work with a team of engineers and data scientists to experiment with and integrate metrics, predictions, and recommendations with core Uber levers such as Investments and Incentives.  

 

The role demands a deep background in product management, machine learning, lean product methodologies, and experimentation; ability to operate in a highly technical and data-oriented environment; strong leadership skills; and the ability to work collaboratively and influence stakeholders across the organization.

What You’ll Do

  • Internalize and deeply understand Uber’s mission and strategies and help define the roadmap that supports that business strategy.
  • Work closely with product and ops leadership across Uber to maximize the business impact of our integrations. Clearly communicate and evangelize our plans, insights, data and results.
  • Drive innovation, generate and validate new data, tactics and product ideas that maximize our business impact.
  • Be creative. Relentlessly identify new ideas and data sources to solve very difficult problems, and validate them through experimentation.
  • Be incredibly truth-seeking. Collect whatever data is necessary to inform product direction and maximize team impact
  • Be impact oriented. Ruthlessly prioritize products and features to ensure the team is working on the highest impact initiatives.

What You’ll Need

  • Minimum of 2-3 years experience in Product Management, or similar role, delivering highly successful and innovative products with your fingerprints all over them.
  • Deep understanding and experience with Lean Testing methodologies, experience building products from zero to first release.  
  • Experience applying Machine Learning / statistical inference technologies to a variety of complex problems.
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively with technical and non-technical team members up to and including the executive-level.
  • A "driver" personality - biased toward action, great collaborator and an excellent disambiguator/simplifier - constantly pushing toward clarity and delivery.
  • Focused on building businesses, not features. Entrepreneurial experience building and leading businesses, including ownership and optimization of business performance metrics.
  • An undergraduate degree or equivalent in computer science or a quantitative domain. Preferred Masters in Computer Science or Business Administration.
  • Passion for Uber's mission and the company's hybrid technology & operations nature.

About the Team

 

The Global Intelligence team generates scalable, global data and competitive insights to inform decision-making across Uber - both human and machine. We build the engine that powers Category Position and Competitive Intelligence across Uber.

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