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Director of Product Incubation - Job Description

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6+ years
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About the role

At Bitrise, we’re improving on the way mobile products are developed and deployed for thousands of customers around the world. As the Director of Product Incubation, you will lead a team of product managers to drive business growth by identifying market opportunities and business development prospects that expand the core value proposition of Bitrise. This includes new products, add-ons, or partnerships which start with an idea and ultimately have a Product Market Fit with the desired business outcomes.

MUST HAVE - experience incubating products for software developers, and technical expertise to understand target user & market.

Key Challenges For Role in Next 6-12 months

  • Establish a product incubation function with a team that can solve some of the most challenging Mobile DevOps problems
  • Quickly develop a deep understanding of the market landscape, uncover and size areas of opportunity, develop product strategy, and drive products from concept to reality
  • Define processes and implement tools to support the incubation practice
  • Partner across Bitrise to take advantage of established talent and capabilities to accelerate product market fit

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead incubation team that solves the most pressing needs and challenges for Mobile DevOps
  • Identify a vision, strategy, and direction for new product initiatives
  • Establish a repeatable incubation process that consistently produces innovative products
  • Develop and execute ideas through all aspects of product development lifecycle
  • Drive continuous improvement to improve incubation delivery capabilities
  • Coach and mentor a team of incubation product managers
  • Ensure investments and major initiatives incorporate broader strategic considerations
  • Cultivate strong relationships with Engineering to act as one team for product incubation, while leading your UX Design and Engineering counterparts in problem-solving
  • Foster feedback, communication, and product development culture according to company values

Key Stakeholders To Build Strong Partnerships With

  • You will partner closely with the Chief Strategy Officer to identify the best opportunities and solutions for maximum impact
  • You will partner with research team for market research and will take concepts from idea to execution

Experience and Attributes:

  • Proven success creating developer focused products
  • Demonstrate success in building a team to innovate new software solutions for developers
  • Ability to identify and experiment with new opportunities to expand company product market fit
  • Experience working on machine learning systems
  • Ability to drive innovative products forward in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong initiative and demonstrated leadership across functions and levels
  • Extreme comfort with ambiguity, visionary
  • Storytelling for executive buy-in
  • Knowledge when to pivot when value, feasibility, viability, or usability is not viable
  • Ability to collaborate across groups and organizations
  • Demonstrably strong written and verbal communication (in English)

What We Offer

  • Accelerated learning, and a commitment to invest in your personal growth and development in the form of courses, conferences, book allowance and more
  • A massive amount of freedom and trust while your contributions help shape and grow Bitrise for years to come
  • The opportunity to play a role in the mobile development process for the world’s most successful companies
  • The security of working in a financially stable, growing company with an ever-expanding global customer base
  • The opportunity to travel the world to meet, learn from, and connect to end-users at conferences and meetings, as well as the chance to occasionally work from one of our international offices

About Bitrise

Bitrise is a mobile DevOps platform and a mobile CI/CD service. It’s where tens of thousands of mobile teams build, test and deploy their apps, including companies such as Transferwise (now “WISE”), Virgin Mobile, Grindr, Tonal, Compass, Mozilla, Philips Hue, Babbel and others. With customers ranging from startups and mobile unicorns to centuries-old enterprises, applications built, tested, and deployed through Bitrise have made their way to billions of end users around the world. Chances are, you have at least some of those apps on your phone right now. We’re proud Y-combinator alumni.

Why you should join Bitrise

Team Size:114
Location:Budapest, Hungary
Daniel Balla
Daniel Balla
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