Product Launch Manager

Mendix, Boston, MA

We help enterprises achieve their digital goals

Mendix is on a mission to fundamentally reinvent the way applications are created, by abstracting the process and enabling everyone who has a stake in an enterprise’s digital future — business people and analysts, web developers, software engineers, even CEOs — to meaningfully participate, thereby creating better applications faster. Our goal is simply to create the future of software development.

The Position: Product Launch Manager
In 2019, our focus is to accelerate our momentum and extend our market leadership. We are looking for dynamic, creative, and results-oriented software development professionals who also have experience engaging the enterprise IT community. Come join us and help IT leaders uncover the value of using the industry’s leading low code application development platform.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Continuously monitoring, analyzing, creating, and sharing responses to market developments, customer behavior and competitor's activities to shape future products and the messages with which they are launched
  • Working closely with product management to bring the voice of the market to product planning, and reflect that in outbound marketing upon launch
  • Acting as a product expert externally with the field, prospects and customers as the new product is introduced
  • Developing thought leadership messaging, campaign content, and go-to-market strategies to introduce the product into the market 
  • Messaging, positioning, and creating marketing content that demonstrates differentiation compared to market competitors 
  • Communicating how the new feature enhances the Mendix value proposition to the sales team 

Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a technical field, or equivalent experience
  • 6++ years of work experience in any of the following categories: software development, software engineering, office of the CTO, technical marketing for a software product
  • Strong knowledge of agile application development methodologies, application lifecycle management, DevOps, CI/CD pipeline, and modern application frameworks. 
  • Good understanding of the aPaaS/PaaS and cloud market and technology space. 
  • Excellent communications and interpersonal skills.
Our Values
While we live on different continents and work on different things, we are one team with a shared mission and set of values. We are passionate and strive for new heights, professionally and personally. We value collaboration, initiative and hands-on creativity. Above all else, we believe in a culture of growth, respect, and fun.

Make your career at Mendix.
There are precious few jobs that let you create the future. But you’ll find one at Mendix. We pioneered low-code software development technology, which is arguably one of the most transformative technologies of the 21st century for building applications. Already, Mendix is the engine powering digital innovation for thousands of enterprises. The world of software will never be the same, thanks to Mendix. Neither will you, once you start making the future as part of the Mendix team.

Important to know: Mendix is a Siemens business, which means we’re backed by the resources and stability of one of the world’s largest and most forward-looking enterprises. Think: job security.

Since our company was founded in 2005, our aim is to create a great work environment for people at all stages in their careers. That’s why we are so pleased and honored that we were rated a top Cloud Computing Company to work for in 2019, based on feedback from our employees on Glassdoor. Our organization is growing, in 2018 we added 200 new employees and opened new offices in the U.S., Germany and the Netherlands and we have plans to open a new office in the U.K. in 2019.

About Mendix

About us We are creating an application platform that empowers people to build and continuously improve apps at unprecedented speed and scale. Who we are We’ve been in your shoes We know firsthand how hard it can be to quickly build software your users love, while maintaining the control you need. Having worked with hundreds of enterprise customers, we also understand how difficult it is to successfully execute a digital strategy. Our mission Our founders created Mendix to solve the biggest challenge in digital innovation: to empower IT and Business teams to collaborate like never before, while experiencing unmatched speed and control. These principles are architected into the very core of our platform, and they drive our relentless focus on your success. We are here to help We love helping you build breakthrough digital experiences, rejecting the conventional approach of merely doing the same things faster. We seek a long-term partnership with your team so we can help you deliver transformative value through applications. Our conviction—and your success—is powered by a diverse team of passionate and exceptional talent.

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