Product Manager, New Platforms & APIs
Location: Mountain View
Posted on: February 22, 2021
LOCATION: MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA OUR STORY: JioSaavn is South Asia's
leading music streaming service. We are over 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
JioMusic 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 - JioSaavn 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. OUR CULTURE: At JioSaavn, we ignite passion
and performance to work towards a collective goal: creating the
perfect mobile entertainment ecosystem that delivers the best
possible music experience to millions of listeners around the
world. Our default mode is that of perpetual innovation. Together,
we form a concerted rhythm that goes beyond borders. We don't just
go with the flow, we create it. JioSaavn offers a dynamic and
unconventional work environment, full of fun wholesome experiences
- from in-office performances by some of the world's most beloved
musicians to opportunities for international travel. We believe
creativity and technology blend together like sweet melodies. When
you choose JioSaavn, you join a diverse world of high-calibre
techies, artists, and inventors hailing from companies like Yahoo!,
Twitter, LinkedIn, Google, Qualcomm, HBO, Microsoft, Flipkart,
Amazon, Paytm, Quikr, MSN, and NDTV. We are one of the few digital
companies to provide employment opportunities that meet the Silicon
Valley benchmark - right here in Mumbai! Figures, since we've got
Silicon Valley covered, too. Our value-based, people-first work
culture is about empowering every individual in our global team to
be catalysts 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.
With listeners speaking multiple languages in almost every country
in the world, we like to think we have the most diverse user base
on the planet. This has only been made possible because of the
value we place on radical inclusivity in our offices across the
globe. We believe different is wonderful, and what sets us apart is
also what brings us closer. JioSaavn prides itself on being an
equal opportunity employer. We have committed ourselves to creating
a safe environment with fair and equal access and opportunities,
sans discrimination. We encourage everyone to be open to
experiences and perspectives beyond their normal; divergent
thinkers create differentiated products, and even better music. If
our vibe matches with yours, we'd love to hear from you! ROLE:
JioSaavn is seeking a Product Manager to join our core Product team
in Mountain View, CA.--You'll work closely with core PMs,
engineers, designers, partnerships, and marketing teams to develop
and support the JioSaavn experience outside of our core products on
iOS, Android, and Web. You'll focus on speakers like Sonos and
Alexa, car systems like Android Auto and CarPlay, desktops
integrations like Cortana, wearables like Apple Watch, all while
helping to develop JioSaavn's public APIs and supporting anywhere
else a partner may want to integrate with JioSaavn. You'll act as
the glue that brings JioSaavn to life outside our apps. You need to
be self-sufficient, patient, and blend technical requirements with
personality and support. You should understand what is and isn't
possible without asking, champion and defend our team's time, all
while maintaining and driving healthy and beneficial relationships
that gets JioSaavn into the hands of more users' and on to more
devices. You should obsess over good user experience, performance,
and efficiency. You should eat data for breakfast, be the voice of
users and teams who aren't in the room, keep digging past the
surface until you understand the real problem, and have a smart,
delightful solution. RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Represent JioSaavn with the world's biggest and best companies,
helping to drive key integrations and bring the JioSaavn experience
to a broader set of users.
- Work with strategy and data teams to deeply analyze potential
partnerships, and fully assess their value before devoting time and
resources to development.
- Lead the scope, spec, and management of third-party
integrations, partnership, and projects outside of our core
- Manage and champion the development of our public APIs.
- Drive healthy relationships both inside and outside the
company, knowing when to say yes, when to say no, and when to push
- Continuously analyze data and feedback to identify both problem
areas and opportunities.
- Work with designers and engineers to get their best work, and
the best user experience.
- Question everything and never settle.
- Lead projects from early analysis and problem statement,
through concept and launch, post-launch analysis, iteration and
improvement, and communication of results. Lather, rinse, and
- At least 3+ years of product management experience, building
and shipping consumer products and working with external
- Exceptional communication skills - both written and
- Extremely well-organized, with great attention to detail.
- Self-motivated, but more importantly fully collaborative and
protective of your team.
- An equally strong ability to communicate information, requests,
issues, and resolutions to and from non-technical teams, and with
everyone from interns to the C suite.
- Ability to influence decision-making the right way, with
compassion, context, and transparency.
- A bias towards great and simple design, blazing fast
performance, clean execution, and balancing user privacy with
- Strong experience and understanding of agile methodologies, and
when (and how) it's okay to break them. BONUS SKILLS Ideally,
you'll also excel at least a few of the following:
- Analytics, data science, and complex querying.
- User research and analysis.
- Design, typography, layout, and/or animation.
- Front- or back-end development. BENEFITS AND PERKS: At
JioSaavn, 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.
- Premium health coverage (medical, dental, and vision)
- Discounted gym membership
- 401K matching contributions
- Free healthy (and unhealthy) lunches, snacks, and drinks
- JioSaavn-sponsored team outings WE ARE PROUD TO BE AN--EEO
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