JOB TITLE: SENIOR PRODUCT MANAGER
LOCATION: MUMBAI, INDIA
Saavn is South Asia’s leading music streaming service with over 22 million active million users. We are 200 entrepreneurs, across New York, California, Mumbai, Gurgaon, and Bangalore, who help music lovers access, discover, and listen to their favorite songs across languages and genres. In early 2018, a merger between Jio Music and Saavn was announced; creating a combined entity valued at over $1 billion.
We blend digital technology, data analysis (which we have affectionately coined Music Science), and a strong, fearless business acumen to reach all corners of the globe. Through partnerships with Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Twitter and Shazam - to name a few - Saavn reaches more music fans across the world. Our award-winning mobile products, partnerships, innovations and thought leadership have been featured in some of the world’s leading publications, from The New York Times, to The Wall Street Journal, The Economic Times to Forbes, and many more. We are well-funded by some of the world’s most successful institutional investors and global media companies as well as a number of strategic individuals. Beyond investing, they are advisors and supporters of our vision, our passion, and our collective ability to deliver a revolutionary music experience as the leader in India.
At Saavn, we ignite passion and performance to work towards a collective goal: building a mobile entertainment ecosystem and the best possible music experience for millions of people. From in-office performances by some of the world’s most beloved musicians to opportunities for international travel, Saavn offers a dynamic and unconventional work environment. We believe creativity and technology blend together like sweet melodies. When you choose Saavn, you join a diverse world of high-caliber techies, artists and inventors, hailing from companies like Yahoo!, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google, Qualcomm, HBO, Microsoft, Flipkart, Amazon, Paytm, Quikr, MSN, and NDTV. We are amongst the few digital companies that provide tremendous opportunities for high-tech work in Mumbai, that one would have to otherwise seek in Silicon Valley. Our value-based, people-first work culture is about empowering every individual on our global team to be a catalyst for change in this dynamic digital world. Every day is an opportunity to bring your vision to life, and to expand, learn, and grow. No idea is left unconsidered. No voice is left unheard.
Saavn is seeking a Senior Product Manager to join our energetic and growing team. You will help envision and bring to life product initiatives that touch the lives of millions of current and future users. The Product Management team drives product development with our team of superhero engineers, designers, and data scientists. Your role requires you to work across verticals with colleagues from Engineering, Data, Design, Content, and Research, to name just a few, integrating research, market analysis, and case studies into product requirements. Candidates must be self-starters with a bias toward action, and should be able break down complex problems into steps that drive product development at a fast pace. Think you’ve got what it takes to work harmoniously with us? Welcome to our team.
High energy and an entrepreneurial spirit
Ability to work effectively both as an individual and in a team environment
Excellent communications skills including ability to communicate clearly, professionally, both verbally and written, and at a level suitable for a variety of audiences.
Excellent listening skills, inquisitive, positive, team-oriented, enthusiastic approach
Experience with the internet and high-tech industry
Passionate about building high-quality and highly usable products
Able to work under pressure on multiple and changing tasks
High energy and have a positive attitude in a small team
Proactively able to set and achieve goals with limited supervision
Strong analytical, decision-making and problem solving skills and abilities
Extremely organized and detail oriented
Demonstrate exceptional presentation skills
Maintain a strong professional presence
Passion, humility, integrity, positive attitude, mission-driven, and self-directed
Interest in the global music and film industries is a major plus
BENEFITS AND PERKS:
At Saavn, we blur work and play, and you get all the perks of a global company. You will get to work with a dynamic group of entrepreneurs, who are delivering results and working zealously across time zones to make a difference in the way the world experiences music. We love what we do, and we think you will too.