Senior Product Manager, Cloud Core Experience
Posted on: November 23, 2020
About the Role
Morningstar is looking for a product leader to manage our Cloud
platform's common utilities, navigation patterns, and shared UI
component library. This user experience-focused role is responsible
for building the core experience for the Cloud platform - the
system that two of our flagship products, Direct and Office, are
built on. You'll be responsible for foundational capabilities like
navigation, homepage, search, file management, and system of
reusable UI components shared across the other functional
This Senior Product Manager will act as an information architect to
ensure reusability and configuration while we create great user
experiences. The ideal candidate will also take a systems-mindset
to build consistent and efficient UI components that other product
teams can leverage. Emphasis will be on the complete systems
life-cycle, from establishing an enduring practice and vision to
design, build, document, and maintain a library used by other Cloud
Product managers design, develop, and manage activities for a
specific product/component/service from conceptualization,
definition, and planning through implementation, release,
enhancement and eventual sun-setting - the product lifecycle.
Product managers act as both product experts and strategists to
translate market trends, customer needs, competitive intelligence,
and Morningstar intellectual property into innovative deliverables
that solve customer problems, and advocate for those innovations
internally and externally.
--- Own the product development strategy, roadmap, prioritization,
value proposition, and development lifecycle for Cloud's core
experience and component library.
--- Work with business, software, technology, and design leaders
from across the organization, as partners, to develop a product
vision that supports and advances their goals.
--- Develop business requirements refined and validated with
customers, prioritize conflicting work, and work within an Agile
software development framework.
--- Play the role of product owner for a multi-discipline Agile
software team comprised of developers, design, and QA to deliver
releases on time and with quality.
--- Ensure the Cloud platform utilizes the Morningstar Design
--- Oversee the success and reporting of internal product
integrations for your services.
--- Articulate and evangelize the strength, quality, and value of
the platform, combining facets of information architecture,
commercial needs, user testing, and technical considerations to
make timely decisions.
--- Meet with clients and act as the voice of the client user
--- A bachelor's degree is required.
--- At least five years of relevant work experience. Prior product
management experience, knowledge and experience with agile
development, and strong technical acumen are all desired.
--- Strong UX mindset and demonstrated success applying Design
Thinking principles to product development.
--- Experience building software frameworks, platforms, or
--- Demonstrated domain knowledge in financial/investment data,
analytics, and workplace communication.
--- Requires little direction and oversight.
--- Excellent oral and written communication, technical, planning,
and analytical skills.
--- Willingness to collaborate with offshore development teams
--- Ability to motivate and grow a collaborative, cross-functional
team with a track record for quality, on-time
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