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Principal Product Manager - Sitewide Safety

10 days ago by Twitch

  San Francisco (California), USA

Level: Senior

Contract: Full Time (Paid)

Sector: Product Management

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About the Position

The Trust & Safety product team ensures Twitch is the safest place for communities to create, consume, and engage with live digital content. As the product owner of Sitewide Safety on our team, you will be responsible for the long-term vision, strategy, and launch of large impactful products such as user reporting, report investigation tools, and onsite enforcement. This role works closely with teams across the company including safety specialists, policy, legal, and partnerships.

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience creating the product vision and roadmap for new or existing products, proven ability to develop strategic vision based on rigorous analytics, a passion for protecting users from harm, and excellent verbal and written communication skills with senior leaders across all stakeholders. In addition to defining, developing, and driving the roadmap and three year plan for sitewide safety, they will also be responsible for leading new product ideation and development that will have direct impact on millions of creators and viewers every day.

Responsibilities

  • Lead the definition, design and construction of large scale products that protect users from harm
  • Lead the development of product strategy and vision supported by internal and external analysis
  • Review and assess safety risks for products across the company
  • Develop detailed, crisp business requirements, user stories, and product specifications
  • Manage prioritization and trade-offs among customer experience and performance
  • Identify and resolve strategic issues to meet team’s strategic, financial, and technical goals
  • Communicate product plans and results that influence senior executives

Requirements

  • 6+ years of relevant work experience in Product Management
  • 3+ years experience working on consumer-facing or internal trust and safety products
  • Strong bias for action with ability to manage multiple priorities and create a sense of urgency
  • Experience collaborating with cross-functional teams to deliver products and projects on tight deadlines
  • Experience translating customer needs into innovative and detailed product requirements
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Technical fluency; can understand and discuss mobile and web architecture and technologies, gauge complexity of a planned feature, make schedule tradeoffs, and evaluate roadmap timeframes with technical team members

Bonus Points

  • MBA or Masters Degree
  • Experience in gaming or entertainment industry
  • Technical background
  • Strong SQL proficiency

Perks

  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Maternity & Parental Leave
  • Flexible PTO
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Amazon Employee Discount
  • Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages, etc.)
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Served Daily
  • Free Snacks & Beverages

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Twitch. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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