Associate Product Manager

As an Associate Product Manager, you will help drive the product vision, strategy and execution. In other words, you will be responsible for shaping and shipping the right solutions to our users and beneficiaries.

This will include identifying specific problems to solve, finding useful data, defining use-cases and solution requirements, understanding users' challenges and their context, helping prototype and pilot solutions, and ultimately finding pathways to scale.

In doing so, you will work closely with external partners/customers such as government agencies, nonprofits, and corporates. Internally, you will work with cross-functional teams spanning research, engineering, product and program management, and partnerships.

Ideal background:

  • 2-4 years of product management experience building successful consumer software products and services, working with cross-functional teams using Agile/Scrum framework

  • OR 3-5 years of experience in management consulting, investment banking, corporate strategy or equivalent project management experience is also acceptable

  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills

  • Comfort with ambiguity; able to independently identify hypotheses, gather data, structure complex analysis and share findings with diverse audiences

  • Willing to travel and excited to get on the ground in rural settings

  • Must be comfortable speaking Hindi. Multiple Indian languages is a plus

  • Effective interpersonal, communication, and collaboration skills

Bonus / Useful background, but not required:

  • Domain knowledge in health, agriculture, infrastructure, or financial inclusion

  • Experience building products based on data science or machine learning

  • Experience serving government and nonprofit customers.

Apply with a CV/resume and a short email explaining your interest to careers@wadhwaniai.org.