Capella Space is at the forefront of making vital information about our world accessible in a timely manner. We’re leveraging proven technologies and building new capabilities to create a constellation of SAR satellites that can collect information about any spot on the planet within an hour.
At Capella you’ll work in a collaborative team environment, alongside smart people with a history of space mission success. We’re looking for people excited about tackling seemingly impossible challenges, learning new skills and concepts, and helping each other achieve success.
Our mission and our products are meant to understand the whole world and help everyone in it, regardless of race, creed, or any other distinction. We believe in a diverse and inclusive workplace, and we encourage all people to join our team and bring their unique perspective to help make us stronger.
We value diversity at Capella and welcome applications from those who are traditionally underrepresented in tech. If you like the sound of this position but are not sure if you are the perfect fit, please apply!
About the Team
The Product Management team at Capella Space is focused on delivering the value of high-resolution SAR to customers across commercial verticals and government organizations domestically and internationally. Whether their needs are focused on reliable revisit, understanding change, or customized analytics that leverage the power of SAR, the product team is focused on meeting our customers where they work and delivering information that helps them meet their business and mission objectives.
About the Role
Capella is looking for Product Managers to support multiple product offerings within our imagery and data access portfolios. As a product manager at Capella, you will play a key role in building new products, bringing them to market, and representing the voice of the customer in our planning and strategy. Our ideal candidate is a passionate product manager with experience managing highly technical products, developer platforms, and geospatial data.
What You’ll Be Doing
Lead product development and launch for new products and & iterative improvements to existing product offerings.
Deeply empathize with customer problems, solicit ideas, gather requirements and write specs.
Work with our engineering and design teams to effectively prioritize, validate, and deliver new product offerings and features that are on-time and of high quality.
Conduct customer and market research to inform prioritization and solution decisions.
Partner with Product Marketing and Customer Success to refine user personas and represent voice of customer.
Establish a data driven understanding of how customers are using and interacting with our products and systems.
Own the near- & long-term roadmap for your products.
Work closely with our Sales, Customer Success and Marketing teams to deliver domain and product knowledge and enablement.
What Skills You Need
3+ years of experience in product management, product development, or project management
Product Management experience including roadmap development, prioritization across multiple internal and external stakeholders, release planning and execution
Experience with product/feature launches including blog posts, release notes, webinars
Experience collaborating with engineering and customer facing teams to assess feasibility and support adoption of complex product features and capabilities
Customer-centric mindset and experience translating customer requirements into priorities and clear direction for the engineering teams
Excellent communication, writing, and cross-team collaboration skills
Strong project management and delegation skills including milestone updates and delivery reporting
Background working with geospatial and/or remote sensing technology, geospatial data products in various formats, and remote sensing applications with demonstrated success in providing value from these analytics in one or more market verticals.
Undergraduate degree in Business, Earth Science, Engineering, Information Technology or an equivalent combination of technical education and work experience.