Product Manager - Personalization

Quora, Mountain View, CA

Q&A platform that empowers people to share and grow the world’s knowledge

Quora's mission is to share and grow the world's knowledge. We're building a place where people from around the world come to share their unique insights and learn about their unique interests. To help knowledge flow between the right people, we rely heavily on personalized products like Feed, Digest E-mails, and Request Answers. Together, these products are the engine that power the Quora ecosystem.

We're looking for a Product Manager to help drive Quora's personalization products. In this role, you'll work closely with machine learning engineers, product systems engineers, data scientists, and product designers to develop new algorithms, systems, and product experiences. You'll have an outsized impact on Quora's growth and work on one of the most interesting, challenging, and rewarding personalization problems in the world.

This position is full time and based in Quora's headquarters in Mountain View.


  • Identify key product needs and frame them as the appropriate machine learning problems
  • Focus the team on the most important goals and drive efficient execution
  • Make informed, data-driven decisions that balance risk, complexity, and multiple desired product outcomes
  • Integrate recommendations algorithms with upstream pieces like UI/UX design and signal collection
  • Interface with other product teams across the company


  • B.S. in Computer Science or a related engineering or mathematical discipline
  • Product management experience at a consumer Internet company, ideally for a machine learning intensive product
  • Fluency with data; experience in machine learning, data science, statistics, or financial modeling is ideal
  • Empathy for and understanding of Internet users' needs, behaviors, and motivations
  • Initiative to make things happen around you and do what it takes to make our product succeed
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Passion for Quora and our mission
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

About Quora

We want to democratize access to knowledge of all kinds—from politics to painting, cooking to coding, etymology to experiences—so if someone out there knows something, anyone else can learn it. Our mission is to share and grow the world's knowledge, and we're building a world-class team to help us achieve this mission. 

Want to learn more about Quora? Visit Quora's website.