Senior Product Manager - Machine Learning

Kensho, Washington DC


Duration: Full-Time

At Kensho, we hire talented people and give them the autonomy, support, and resources needed to build cutting edge technology and products for our parent company, S&P Global. We produce a suite of AI-powered solutions that solves the challenges of the largest, most successful businesses and institutions, helping them make sense out of a world full of messy data.  

We are looking for a Product Manager to work on new product initiatives on our product team. As a Product Manager on Kensho’s transformative technology projects, you will be responsible for taking our machine learning and AI products from ideation to production and into the hands of end users.  Our startup culture is focused on making a transformational impact to our customers and thriving in a culture of fast paced development that can take advantage of new opportunities.   

Are you looking to make impactful, scalable contributions that transform the way we think about data? If so, we would love to help you excel here at Kensho. We take pride in our tightly-knit, team-based community that provides our Kenshins with a collaborative, supportive environment to bring transparency to the biggest challenges in data.

What You'll Do:

  • You will own the product roadmap for your product area, drafting requirements and improvements to help our customers achieve their goals
  • You will work with cross-functional stakeholders across business and engineering to create new products
  • You will define and track appropriate metrics to measure product success
  • You will gain solid technical understanding of our architecture and ability to develop market leading products and services 
  • You will deeply understand customer needs/challenges and devise the right solutions
  • You will keep your skills up to date by attending professional development events and learning about best practices in product management

What You'll Need:

  • You have a bachelor’s degree or higher, preferably in a technical field
  • You will ideally have 7+ years of work experience in Product Management at a Technology company (prior experience in an Artificial Intelligence or Machine Learning is a plus)
  • You have experience evaluating, scoping, and presenting product opportunities 
  • You have experience developing products to find product-market fit
  • You have familiarity leading complex projects with stakeholders across all-levels and cross-functional teams 
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills

What Really Gets Our Attention:

  • You are a self-motivated individual who is adaptable to an ever changing project landscape and able to thrive in ambiguous environments 
  • You possess solid organizational skills, attention to detail, and multitasking
  • You are someone who thrives in a collaborative environment
At Kensho, we pride ourselves on providing top-of-market benefits, including:
-       Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance 
-       100% company paid premiums
-       Unlimited Paid Time Off
-       20 weeks of 100% paid Parental Leave (paternity and maternity)
-       401(k) plan with 6% employer matching
-       Generous company matching on donations to non-profit charities
-       Up to $20,000 tuition assistance toward degree programs, plus up to $4,000/year for ongoing professional education such as industry conferences
-       Plentiful snacks, drinks, and regularly catered lunches
-       Dog-friendly office (CAM office)
-       In-office gyms and showers (CAM, DC)
-       Bike sharing program memberships
-       Compassion leave and elder care leave
-       Mentoring and additional learning opportunities
-       Opportunity to expand professional network and participate in conferences and events 
About Kensho
Kensho uses machine learning, artificial intelligence, natural language processing and data visualization techniques to solve some of the hardest analytical problems and create breakthrough financial intelligence solutions for our parent company, S&P Global. 
Kensho was founded in 2013 by Harvard & MIT alums and was acquired by S&P Global in 2018. Kensho continues to operate as a startup in order to maintain our distinct, independent brand and to promote our breakthrough, innovative culture. Our team of Kenshins enjoy a dynamic and collaborative work environment that runs autonomously from S&P, while leveraging the unparalleled breadth and depth of data and resources available as part of S&P Global.  As Kenshins, we pride ourselves on maintaining an innovative culture that depends on diversity and inclusion.
We are an equal opportunity employer that welcomes future Kenshins with all experiences and perspectives. Kensho is headquartered in Cambridge, MA, with offices in New York City, and Washington D.C.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

About Kensho

Kensho is a Data Analytics and Machine Intelligence Company Kensho deploys scalable machine learning and analytics systems across the most critical government and commercial institutions in the world to solve some of the hardest analytical problems of our time.

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