Trifacta is the industry pioneer and established leader of the global market for data preparation technology. Our products draw on decades of research in human-computer interaction, scalable data management and machine learning to make the process of refining data faster and more intuitive.
Today, more than 50,000 Data Wranglers across 12,000 companies use our solutions. And every independent and analyst ranking has named Trifacta the number one data preparation solution worldwide, but we know that many more companies can benefit from using Trifacta to either continue to grow their business or to weather the economic storm caused by COVID-19.
Finding amazing talent is consistently one of the biggest challenges companies point to for successfully growing their business.
THE TEAM AND THE PRODUCT
Trifacta, the pioneer in data transformation, significantly enhances the value of an enterprise’s data by enabling users to easily transform raw, complex data into clean and structured inputs for analysis.
Leveraging decades of innovative work in human-computer interaction, scalable data management, and machine learning, Trifacta’s unique Predictive Interaction technology creates a bidirectional partnership between user and machine, with each component learning from the other and becoming smarter through use.
This is a fantastic opportunity to develop, and multiply the efforts of our Product team to be the best in the industry.
We’re looking for someone who is self-motivated, takes ownership and uses product understanding and the customer requirements, to deliver a huge impact on the business and the market, and raise the bar on how a high-performing team operates.
This role reports to the Chief Product and Technology Officer based out of San Francisco.
WITHIN 1 MONTH, YOU’LL
Meet with key stakeholders from Product, Engineering, Customer Experience and Solutions, Sales, and other teams to get a better understanding of our industry, competitors, business, OKRs, and differentiators, and where Product fits in, with a particular focus on our mid-market segments, so that you can work with both engineering and customer facing teams to design an offering that aligns with top business priorities and market opportunities.
Meet with Product, Engineering, and Customer Experience and Solutions to learn more about our product and product roadmap to gain a better understanding of where we stand out and what’s ahead of us, so that you can identify the best ways for us to differentiate ourselves in the market.
Conduct 1 : 1s with your team to learn more about each person’s strengths and interests and learn more about what’s worked and didn’t work (and why) in the past with our Product appraches, so that you can map out relevant strategies and leverage your team.
Complete interviews with at least 3 mid-sized customers to learn more about their experience with Trifacta, build rapport, and collect content for materials that customer-facing teams can use to drive revenue.
WITHIN 3 MONTHS, YOU’LL
Meet with multiple customers and members of our Sales and Customer Success teams to gain knowledge of user needs, use cases, and pain points.
Work with UX and Engineering to ensure successful delivery of product enhancements and create enablement content to educate our users and field on the value and usage of these enhancements
Lead discovery, including research, user-interviews and prioritization for a product initiative.
Develop understanding of internal data systems that can be used to help drive prioritization.
WITHIN 6 MONTHS, YOU’LL
Gained knowledge of the Dataprep market and trends, including Trifacta’s competitors and partners, to help inform product strategy and execution
Develop a research and delivery plan with your cross-functional team to address a product opportunity.
Define measurable qualitative and quantitative success criteria for your plan
Begin executing on this plan with your team
Developed proficiency working with usage, customer and qualitative data to inform decision making and prioritization
SKILLS YOU POSSESS
Minimum of 5 years of product management experience in the software industry, ideally in one of the data management domains (e.
g. integration, transformation, machine learning or BI / analytics)
Exposure to platform technologies such as connectivity, metadata, programming DSLs highly desirable
Experience with Enterprise SaaS and cloud software product management
Experience working at a growth stage software company or taking brand new product offerings to market
Agile, nimble, data driven approach to product management
Comfortable cutting through ambiguity and getting to decisions
Self driven, you can keep things moving forward without external pressure
Collaborative engagement style focusing on communication across teams
Willing to travel occasionally to customers in Europe and HQ in San Francisco
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a similar technical discipline
Knowledge and exposure to data analysis and data management tools and solutions
Experience with cloud technologies and platforms such as AWS, Azure, or GCP is a huge plus
Flexibility working across different offices & geographically distributed teams and time zones
Experience analyzing and making decisions based off of product usage information
Strong analytical, written, and communication skills
Detail and results oriented; skilled at both planning and hands-on execution
Superior communication skills, particularly with writing and visual storytelling
Exceptional ability to communicate effectively with multiple audiences, from C-level to entry level, both internal and external
Strong understanding of enterprise selling model for cloud and on-premises software solutions