Product Manager - Messages API


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Posted 3 weeks ago

  • Organization: Vonage API Group Product
  • Type: Fixed Term Contract (Maternity Cover) for 8 months
  • Start date: May 2021

Vonage Product Management Mission: Vonage API is the emerging leader in the $100B+ cloud communications platform (CPaaS) market. Customers like Airbnb, Viber, TikTok, Snapchat, and many others depend on our APIs and SDKs to connect with their customers all over the world. As businesses continue to shift to a real-time, customer-centric communications model, we are experiencing a time of impressive growth.


Why this role matters

Specifically Vonage’s Messages API enables businesses to communicate to their customers on messaging apps, such as WhatsApp. The product is currently one of the fastest growing in the organisation. The use cases are exploding; and with the confluence of AI, we anticipate the whole businesses to be built on top of this messaging functionality. The Messages API is the infrastructure that underpins this growth


What you will do

  • Execute and refine the vision and roadmap for the Messages API and our integrations with messaging app providers. 
  • Work closely with the Engineering team to deliver the above.
  • Act as the driver and the person responsible for the product’s growth within the organisation. For example, working with Sales, Finance, Developer Relations, Marketing to resolve issues.
  • Talk with customers and prospects regularly to incubate ideas and validate product choices
  • Collaborate with the Developer Experience Product Lead and Developer Relations team to ensure your product(s) provide the best developer experience possible.
  • At times jump into logs to help Support solve an issue for our customers; and build processes and products that help the Support team.

What you will bring

  • An end to end perspective of delivering products to customers.
  • Experience rolling up your sleeves at start-ups or able to demonstrate an ambitious track record at a large corporation or in parallel to your work.

What is required for application


  • Empathy is a core value for you. You see the best intentions in all actions and help move things forward
  • Three years Product Management Experience 
  • Product Management experience with APIs
  • Comfortable working in a distributed team with autonomy

What is in it for you

  • Unlimited paid annual leave
  • Flexible working hours
  • Company pension
  • Life assurance
  • Income Protection
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Payroll Giving for Charities
  • Train Season Ticket Loan
  • Private Medical
  • Dental & Eye Cover
  • Gym Membership Loan
  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave
  • Career progression
  • Training  
  • Industry conferences
  • Free snacks and food 
  • Beer O’clock Fridays
  • Work laptop
  • Secure bicycle storage 
  • Discounts in London attractions through TasteCard Loan and BUPA, the medical provider
  • Social meetups, i.e. yearly Hackathons, etc

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Job tags: Engineering Product management
Job region(s): Europe
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