Wise Systems: Product Manager

Who are we

Wise Systems is transforming the way that companies deliver goods and services. Our autonomous dispatch and routing software empowers fleets to be more efficient and customer-driven. Our modern platform is built to be dynamic and powerful, yet approachable and visually appealing. At the core of our platform is an optimization engine that uses machine learning to adapt to the reality delivery drivers face on the road each day. 


Wise Systems came out of MIT inspired by the goal of using data to make cities smarter. We fell in love with the unique scale and complexity of the challenges faced by the logistics industry and the real-world impact smart technology could make. 


Based in Cambridge, MA, The Wise Systems team values initiative and expects everyone to take on responsibility and to grow in their roles. Our diverse team is made up of individuals with a wide range of backgrounds, experience, and skills. We share curiosity and a passion for producing quality technology. 


Your Position

As a Product Manager you will be responsible for understanding market and customer challenges and work to ensure that our product meets them. 


We are constantly improving our products to provide more value to our customers. You will work with various internal stakeholders and customers, conduct market research, generate product requirements, and communicate specifications collaboratively with the technical team.


You will have the opportunity to work with technical and design teams to direct the user experience within the product to ensure a holistic cross-platform experience. You will also work with the marketing and sales teams to coordinate and communicate product and feature releases.


Your Day-to-Day  

  • Communicating with customers and customer-facing teams to understand requirements 

  • Generating specifications for product features; typically in the form of product requirement documents (“PRDs”)

  • Creating and coordinating roadmaps and timelines with the product team

  • Functioning as a Product Owner for dedicated engineering teams, proactively grooming the product backlog with your team and running sprint ceremonies

  • Constructing value propositions for key features

  • Taking responsibility for collaboratively helping the team meet product deadlines and goals

  • Communicating product feature updates and releases to internal stakeholders and customers