Group Product Manager - Individual

San Francisco, CA

Company Description

Dropbox is a leading global collaboration platform that's transforming the way people work together, from the smallest business to the largest enterprise. With more than 500 million registered users across more than 180 countries, our mission is to unleash the world’s creative energy by designing a more enlightened way of working. Headquartered in San Francisco, CA, Dropbox has more than 12 offices around the world.

Team Description

Our Product team advocates for our users and our business, setting the vision for our growing family of products. We use data, research, strategy, and empathy to guide multidisciplinary teams toward a common goal, balancing diverse perspectives and empowering our teams to do great work. As we scale globally, there’s plenty of space for you to grow alongside us and simplify life for millions of people around the world in team that always focuses on we, not I, and creates delightful products that are worthy of trust.

 

Role Description

In this role, you will define the future of Dropbox for individuals. Personal users are where Dropbox started and we now have over 500mil end users in our base. Our aspiration is for Dropbox to be the best place for individuals to run the business of their lives and get work done.

As the Group Product Manager leading Dropbox’s Individual team, you will be focused on crafting these critical experiences for our end users. You will lead a number of swings for 0→1 products as well as be a steward of large scale products loved by our users. You will be responsible for setting direction, driving the multi-year strategy, and assessing business impact, as well as hiring, managing and growing junior and senior PMs who work on specific feature areas. You’ll be working with an amazing team of hardworking, passionate product managers, engineers, designers and marketers from across teams and functions.

You will have significant strategic impact and will be uniquely positioned and empowered to make a huge impact on the value Dropbox can provide to all types of users. The team is dedicated to making our critical sharing and team collaboration experiences simple, reliable, trustworthy, and valuable.

Responsibilities

  • You will drive Dropbox’s multi-year strategy for personal and end-user products, spearheading key initiatives and driving cross-functional alignment and progress.
  • You will grow and support a talented team of PMs who take pride in building high-quality high-impact products, embody Dropbox’s values, and have fun together
  • You will collaborate with engineering, design, analytics, and growth to ship new, impactful features that accelerate rapid experimentation.
  • You will be a champion of Dropbox’s users. Deeply understand, document, analyze, and synthesize user needs into product priorities, roadmap plans, and detailed specifications
  • You will partner with marketing and PR to share the impact of the team’s work with the world

Requirements

  • 7+ years of experience building great software, including responsibilities driving prioritization, trade-offs, and timelines.
  • Significant experience with consumer features including launching 0→1 features and being a steward of large existing features
  • Deep understanding of customer needs, and strong motivation to tackle their problems
  • Proven leadership managing and growing a team of PM direct reports, including performance management.
  • Demonstrated technical proficiency and effectiveness working closely with engineers
  • Ability to define long-term business strategy, and drive both revenue and engagement impact on short-term product goals
  • Strong skills around cross-functional collaboration, influence, and communication; ability to achieve clarity and drive focus in complex and dynamic contexts

 

Dropbox is an equal opportunity employer. We are a welcoming place for everyone, and we do our best to make sure all people feel supported and connected at work. A big part of that effort is our support for members and allies of internal groups like Asians at Dropbox, BlackDropboxers, Latinx, Pridebox (LGBTQ), Vets at Dropbox, Women at Dropbox, ATX Diversity (based in Austin, Texas) and the Dropbox Empowerment Network (based in Dublin, Ireland).

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