Thread Genius is a small group within Sotheby's focused on making art buying and selling more accessible through automation, data transparency, and artificial intelligence.
We function as a startup, meaning we all work closely and collaboratively to align on a unified product vision, living and breathing user-centered processes to create the best possible experience for art and design collectors. We can be scrappy when we need to be, though we are always focused on quality and impact.
We are looking for a passionate and experienced Senior Product Manager who can lead a team of designers and engineers to expand the existing capabilities of our machine learning-powered consignments platform, Appraise.
As a PM on the Consignments team, you'll work to develop new products that enable people to sell their works of art as effortlessly as possible. You'll be building tools that accelerate the workflow of specialists, leveraging a combination of cutting-edge machine learning and intuitive product design.
* Define new products and value propositions for appraising, authenticating, and consigning art and luxury goods as effortlessly as possible * Drive experimentation with our machine learning models to understand how our image recognition, content-understanding, and intelligent pricing algorithms can drive efficient consignment of art and luxury * Lead the full product lifecycle through research, discovery, experimentation and delivery * Work with Product and Engineering Directors from Thread Genius and Sotheby's Home to translate long-term product and tech vision into shorter term Objectives & Key Results (OKRs) * Plan sprints with your squad to achieve OKRs, and collaborate with them to test and ship features continuously * Meet regularly with stakeholders within Sotheby's and Sotheby's Home to align on business objectives
* You have 5+ years of consumer internet product management experience * You have multiple successful product launches under your belt * You have experience setting product vision, creating project roadmaps, goal setting, spec writing, managing project execution, A/B testing, UI/UX wire-framing, and defining product roll-out strategy * You have experience using a data-driven approach to problem solving * You originate, collect, and synthesize product ideas from the team * You have gotten your hands dirty shipping user-facing features across various platforms (iOS, Android, and Web) * You lead and influence without being the direct manager of all team members * You are highly collaborative and able to manage stakeholders up, down and cross-functionally * Experience building machine learning-enabled products a plus