Job Title : Product Manager, LifeSG
Locations : Singapore
time type : Full time
The Government Technology Agency (GovTech) seeks to transform the delivery of Government Digital Services by taking an 'outside-in' view, putting citizens and businesses at the heart of everything we do. We also develop the Smart Nation infrastructure and applications, and facilitate collaboration with the public to co-develop technologies.
Join us as we support Singapore’s vision of building a Smart Nation - a nation of possibilities empowered through info-communications technology and related engineering.
GovTech’s LifeSG product aims to offer a simplified, citizen-centric experience, to help users navigate across the multitude of government services and websites. Personalization and anticipating the user’s need is key, so that we build meaningful solutions for users. Some features we are working on include helping citizens through during this time of economic uncertainty and improving our personalization capabilities.
You will be working on one of the key strategic national products. Join us in working together to support Singapore’s vision of a Smart Nation.
What you will be working on:
The Product Manager (PM) is responsible for overseeing the conceptualization, development, product roll-out and continuous improvement of a set of product features. Throughout the process, the PM will also need to ensure that the product is operating within the budget allocated.Conceptualization:
PM will need to study and lay down clearly the problems that the product feature needs to address. Thereafter, the PM should work closely with business analyst and UX designers to research and design the product feature. A proper cost benefit analysis should also be performed to assess the feasibility of the product.
Development: PM will work closely with the development team, translating the design concept into a working product. This is done in a iterative manner, starting from a minimum viable product, and scaling it iteratively while testing at each stage to ensure that the product meets its objective.Product roll-out:
PM will collaborate with the rest of the PM for the product to identify suitable milestones to launch the product feature. The PM will also have to discuss and strategize product go-to-market process. When relevant, the PM will have to work with colleagues from Communications and Marketing Group, riding on various publicity channel to launch the product feature.Continuous Improvement:
Post launch, the PM will need to continue to monitor the usage and performance of the product to identify further opportunities for improvement. At an appropriate time, the PM should also be conscious of the product lifecycle, and plan ahead the next generation of the product feature, addressing the evolving needs of users.
What we are looking for:
- We are looking for someone who is proactive, with a strong aim to get things done. Building an experience that citizens love is hard work, where tenacity, perseverance and willingness to debate and learn is meaningful.
- Proven product management experience in a fast paced, agile environment working directly with engineers and designers (ideally at least 5 years)
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Proven record of successfully delivering high-impact, complex projects while managing risks
- Demonstrated ability to be a key influencer in the team’s strategy
- A degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems or related subject area is a bonus
- Experience with a consumer-facing product is a plus
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company as we believe that diversity is meaningful to innovation. Our employee benefits are based on a total rewards approach, offering a holistic and market-competitive suite of perks. This includes generous leave benefits to meet your work-life needs. We trust that you will get the job done wherever you are, and whatever works best for you – so work from home or take a break to exercise if you need to*. We also believe it’s important for you to keep honing your craft in the constantly-evolving tech landscape, so we provide and support a plethora of in-house and external learning and development opportunities all year round.
*Subject to the nature of your job role that might require you to be onsite during fixed hours