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Kforce Remote Product Manager in Waltham, Massachusetts

Kforce is working with a global based Biotech firm in Waltham, MA that is searching for a remote Product Manager. This is a 100% remote role.Summary:Through our Discovery product line, we help them find the best drug candidate among all possibilities and advance those more quickly. We are seeking an entrepreneurial, scientifically minded, data guru to help further our product development in life science informatics. If you have a knack for software, a drive to improve human health, and a passion for building great products, we would love to hear from you. The successful Product Manager possesses a unique blend of business and technical savvy, a big-picture vision, and the drive to make that vision a reality. The Product Manager is the champion for the product and must communicate with all areas of the company. Responsibilities: * Work with Business Analysts and Engineering to define product requirements * Work with Sales and Marketing Support to assist with the go-to-market strategy, helping them understand the product positioning, key benefits, and target customers * Serve as the internal and external subject matter expert for product offerings, working with the sales channel and key clients * Define feature roadmap for the firms' products based on business opportunities and market research * Managing the product lifecycle from strategic planning to tactical activities * Create feature descriptions, use cases, epics, and storyboards used to communicate imagined enhancements to R&D and customers * Weight competing priorities and constraints to scope specific releases and collaborate with R&D to keep product releases on schedule * Be the subject matter expert in product's science and markets and provide vision and leadership to technology R&D efforts as well as the Sales, Services, and Support functions * Coordinates product launches with Operations, Marketing, Services, and Support teams * Master's or Ph.D. in a scientific domain related to Life Science Research or Chemistry Product Development, plus 5 years of practical experience in the pharmaceutical or biotech industries * 2 years of experience/demonstrated skills with software development and technology * Direct experience managing software product development * Experience with the Agile software development methodology and related processes and tools (e.g. sprint review meetings, JIRA, Aha!, use case authoring, bug triaging, etc.) * Proficiency with product management concepts and articulating product concepts to groups of developers (e.g. storyboarding, mind mapping, use case development, etc.) * Experience demonstrating or training other users in software * Direct experience in software engineering a plus, but not required * Direct experience with the business aspects of building and selling software products a plus Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years