Crema Product Managers are team advocates responsible for ensuring that all client engagements are thoughtfully planned, that goals are effectively communicated between the client and production team, and that the final experience is professionally executed.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the following essential functions.
Lead the creation of account related documentation, such as proposals and contracts
Serve as the main point-of-contact on all assigned projects
Organize, schedule, and steer product-specific meetings
Create and maintain project specific documents such as velocity charts and roadmaps
Participate in discovery and strategy sessions with the client and internal team members, as needed
Provide timely and technically accurate communication to clients on behalf of the production team
Lead efforts to estimate and define engagement duration based on information provided by potential or existing clients
Create stories for small, medium and large feature sets
Lead story-point estimation sessions for all engagements under your management
Lead sprint retrospectives, sprint planning, and tracking velocity of sprints towards releases
Crema participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S.
"At Crema I’m given the freedom to do what it takes to make sure my team & our clients are successful. We are wholeheartedly trusted as experts in our fields. That sorta love and respect is a void in so many work places, but Crema doesn’t play - they really mean it."
Modern web technologies, such as component driven development, TypeScript, Docker
Agile software development (e.g., familiarity with scrum and kanban)
Current user experience and technology trends
Design thinking frameworks and/or other problem solving frameworks
Delivery strategies for digital products
Product management best practices
Product lifecycle management
User-driven research and methodologies
Business & technical acumen
Product management tools such as Jira, GitHub, etc.
Strong project management skills
Strong written, verbal and non-verbal communication
Ability to communicate technically complex concepts to a wide range of experience levels
Accurate data entry within our project management systems
Communicate the benefits, drawbacks, usefulness, and effectiveness of various technologies using “non-technical” jargon
Forecasting of resources based on capacity
Account and/or customer management/service
Facilitation of meetings, particularly with remote guests
You are able to communicate technically complex concepts to a wide range of experience levels
You are open to giving and receiving feedback
You can learn from and teach others
You are detail-oriented
You are a self-starter
You are empathetic
You are organized and have good personal time management
You are a critical thinker and problem solver
You can act as a servant leader to internal teams and client partners
You are analytical
Associate level experience with clients and/or stakeholders, internal or external, to plan and execute projects. Agency experience a plus, though not required.
Associate level experience with the Scrum methodology or other Agile methodologies. Certification as a Scrum Master (CSM) is a plus, though not required.
Health, Dental, Vision, Life and Short-term Disability Insurance
401k Retirement Plan
Ongoing learning and professional development
Results-Based Culture with flexible work schedule
Professional AND casual environment
Copious amounts of team events (even while remote)
Crema does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, age, national origin, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other reason prohibited by law in provision of employment opportunities and benefits. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Crema participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S.