Senior Product Manager -New services & Innovation

AnchorFree Inc
Menlo Park, CA
Jun 06, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

AnchorFree is seeking an experienced Product Manager who has a strong passion in technology and innovation, and can take products from inception to launch. As a Product Manager at AnchorFree, you are the ultimate owner of the brand-new product lines and new development projects, as well as the person responsible for driving future development, market positioning, and customer adoption. Our team seeks a PM with "General Manager" mindset and deep experience in technical research projects and productizing innovative ideas, ideally in multiple platforms (mobile and desktop).

  • Be responsible for generating incremental revenues or attracting new users through new products or features you launch.
  • Lead market and user research and develop strategy and R&D roadmap for new business/products
  • Identify, assess and prioritize research and innovative ideas with the engineering team
  • Deeply understand AnchorFree's architecture, technical capabilities, development status and production performance to ideate new products or features
  • Take product enhancements and new product launches from start to finish thinking through each detail and delivering solid results, collaborating with all stakeholders
  • Rigorously monitor and analyze the data for the products, and conduct A/B/C/D tests to achieve the targets

  • 5+ years of successful experience in product management for mobile applications and Windows downloadable software, preferably B2C (consumer/ end-user) products
  • 3+ years of professional experience as a software/ network/ security/ data engineer or researcher with track record of adapting new technology into products
  • Strong attention to detail and great organizational skills
  • Excellent knowledge of Web services, consumer software, monetization models including digital advertising, and technologies and tools behind them
  • Scrum/ Agile/ Lean Startup
  • Entrepreneurial and result-oriented mindset. Strong sense of urgency and ownership
  • BS/MS in CS or other quantitative fields

Skills that are a plus:
  • JIRA/ Confluence/ Tableau/ Google Analytics/ MySQL/ HTML/ Various third party services and SDKs for consumer Web services or apps
  • Experience in a consulting firm, VC, investment firm, CTO office or equivalent to investigate specific areas of technology and its future
  • Ability to work with outside partners, customizing product features to partner requirements, such as white-labeled products
  • Experience in SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) products and freemium model with track record of retaining customers and improving conversions

AnchorFree Compensation and Benefits:
  • Highly competitive salary
  • Excellent employee stock option plan
  • Relocation assistance available
  • Free food and drinks
  • Foosball, Gym and showers, Pool table, Table Tennis
  • FREE Medical, Dental and Vision
  • 401k
  • Easy Access to Caltrain and Light Rail (free pass)
  • New Laptop (mac or pc) and Monitor
  • Employee discounts on HP, Apple and Verizon

Company Description
AnchorFree is a mission driven, high growth consumer focused Company funded by bluechip investors. AnchorFree has been shaping Internet Freedom, online privacy, and security, impacting millions of users in 190 countries. The AnchorFree product, Hotspot Shield application is used worldwide for gaining access to all of the world's information, Internet privacy, and Wi-Fi security. Hotspot Shield played a key role in every major global event of the last five years. During the Arab Spring Hotspot Shield enabled millions of Egyptians to gain free access to social media, which was otherwise censored. This year in Turkey within 72 hours of the Turkish government blocking access to Twitter, more that 1.5 million Turks downloaded Hotspot Shield to gain the freedom to get to Twitter...Hotspot Shield was a key tool used during the London Olympics and during the World Cup to gain access to all global content and played a material role in securing users from large malware attacks and general security and privacy threats. Funded by $63 million from Goldman Sachs, Bert Roberts (the former CEO and chairman of MCI), Esther Dyson (Board Director WPP and Yandex), Doug Maine (former CFO of IBM), and Subrah Iyar (founder of Webex), AnchorFree is focused on bringing online privacy and freedom to the next billion Internet users.

Learn more about us here:

AnchorFree website:
Hotspot Shield website:

Menlo Park, CA


Mon, 5 Jun 2017 11:14:13 PDT