Senior Product Manager

March 12, 2024

Job Description

We are defining what it means to build and deliver the most extraordinary sports and entertainment experiences. Our global team is trailblazing new markets, developing cutting-edge products, and shaping the future of responsible gaming.

Here, impossible isn’t part of our vocabulary. You’ll face some of the toughest but most rewarding challenges of your career. They’re worth it. Channeling your inner grit will accelerate your growth, help us win as a team, and create unforgettable moments for our customers.

The Crown Is Yours

We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated API Product Manager to join our dynamic team. As an API Product Manager, you will be responsible for driving the strategy, development, and successful delivery of API products to our internal and external teams. Your primary goal will be to enhance our APIs’ value proposition, improve their usability, and drive business growth by aligning the product roadmap with the company’s overall objectives, taking into account new verticals, brands and features.

What you’ll do as a Senior Product Manager

  • Product Strategy: Develop and execute a comprehensive API product strategy that aligns with the company’s vision, Verticals visions, and internal customer needs.
  • Roadmap Development: Define and prioritize features, enhancements, and updates to the API product roadmap based on customer feedback, vertical analysis, and business objectives.
  • Requirements Gathering: Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including verticals, business development, marketing, and others, to gather requirements, define specifications, and drive the development process.
  • API Documentation: Ensure the creation of clear and comprehensive API documentation, guidelines, and usage examples to facilitate seamless integration for developers and partners.
  • Quality Assurance: Oversee testing processes to ensure API products meet high standards of reliability, scalability, and security especially around tent pole events such as NFL week 1.
  • Product Launch: Plan and execute successful API product launches, ensuring proper communication to internal teams and external stakeholders. Supporting those adopting the SPIs will be critical to the success of this role.
  • Performance Tracking: Establish and monitor key performance indicators (KPIs) to measure API product performance, track user adoption, and identify areas for improvement.
  • Customer Engagement: Engage with internal customers to gather feedback, understand pain points, and gather insights to enhance API product offerings.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Stay informed about relevant regulations and ensure API products adhere to data privacy and security standards.
  • Product Marketing: Collaborate with the marketing team to create compelling product messaging, collateral, and go-to-market strategies to drive API product adoption and revenue growth.

What you’ll bring

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business, or related fields. MBA or advanced degree is a plus.
  • Proven experience (5 years) in API product management or a related role, with a track record of successful API product development and delivery.
  • Strong technical understanding of APIs, web services, and RESTful architecture. Experience in API design and documentation is preferred.
  • Familiarity with software development lifecycles and agile methodologies.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills to collaborate with cross-functional teams and communicate with stakeholders effectively.
  • Data-driven mindset with the ability to analyze data and use it to make informed decisions.
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically, prioritize tasks, and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and a proactive approach to identifying and resolving issues.
  • Passion for technology and a deep understanding of industry trends and best practices.

Join Our Team

We are a publicly traded (NASDAQ: DKNG) technology company headquartered in Boston. As a regulated gaming company, you may be required to obtain a gaming license issued by the appropriate state agency as a condition of employment. Dont worry, well guide you through the process if this is relevant to your role.

The US base salary range for this full-time position is $132,720.00 – $199,080.00, plus bonus, equity, and benefits as applicable. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across all US locations. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary range and how that was determined during the hiring process.