Product Manager

Product Manager

Vancouver, BC

Want to be a hero that helps the world’s largest companies reduce risk, detect fraud, corruption and improve their business while also enjoying their work?

Help transform an industry

ACL is a market leading software and services organization that is setting a new path to transform our industry. Our products are currently used by the biggest brand companies all over the world and we help them reduce risk, detect fraud, enhance profitability and improve business performance.

With more than 20,000 customers we are a stable, profitable company but we like to think of ourselves as a 25 year old startup and like a 25 year old person… we’re just getting going. Our new Cloud products and our established Analytics give us an edge that we plan to use to deliver a ton of value to our customers and disrupt our competitors.

 Do work that matters

As part of a small team of developers and designers this is your chance to help contribute to the next generation of product development at ACL. Your work will have a positive impact on thousands of users who will never hesitate to reach out and thank you.

We think design matters. We don’t think it matters a little, we think it is the core of our value proposition and central to everything we build. It is even reflected in our company mission statement and we are on a great journey to transform the design of our products and those of the entire industry we serve.

Building a product team for success

We’re looking for another excellent Product Manager with expertise in data analytics and visualization to join our existing team of incredible product design talent. Product Managers are the ultimate architects of ACL’s award winning products, quarterbacking a team of interface designers, developers, and QA analysts to delivering the industry’s most superior user experiences through the processes of domain driven design and design thinking.

 As a Product Manager, you will become and serve as an expert in the domain of enterprise-scale audit, risk management, and compliance. By developing a deep understanding of users and market needs in that domain, you will design and define epics and user stories that drive an agile development process that delivers great software. Experience in implementing services or solutions for customers in areas of audit, risk, and compliance; as well as opinionated design taste about great software are a must. Basic HTML, CSS, JavaScript, iOS, and/or Ruby on Rails skills are a plus, but certainly not required and you will have a great opportunity to learn in those areas, should you desire.

You will:

  • Build new products that delight our customers and transform an industry
  • Lead by example and help mentor developers in building new apps, products and features
  • Collaborate with some of the top product managers, designers and engineers out there to put in place the best processes and tools for our team to build our future on
  • Design the requirements and UI sketch-frames for new software while keeping the team focused and making calls about what’s important
  • Ensure that simplicity and clarity emerge has the hallmarks of ACL software
  • Conduct final review and acceptance of new software delivered

You are:

  • Creative
  • A problem solver
  • Someone who loves touching people’s lives through great design
  • An expert in analyzing data, business intelligence and preparing visualizations that are insightful and inspire action
  • Familiar with technology trends in big data and data science
  • An evangelist of Lean Software development and Agile methodology
  • Excited about learning new things, and always up for a challenge
  • Able to inspire your development team and lead them to success

You have:

  • Experience in designing SaaS enterprise solutions
  • Great writing skills
  • An approach and process to Design Thinking and will participate in contributing to ours
  • A believer in rapid prototyping and efficient mockup in iteration in visual design tools
  • Interested in cloud, mobile, big data, and related technologies
  • Good ideas, strong opinions, a collaborative attitude and strong work ethic

You’re extra awesome if you:

  • Have experience with Ruby on Rails or other leading web application development frameworks
  • Have experience with current tools & techniques for building rich client-side applications, including JavaScript, JQuery, AngularJS, Backbone.js, and CoffeeScript
  • Experience with version control and application deployment (Git/Github)
  • Have experience with data analytics

Why you’ll love it here

Just steps away from Stanley Park, you’ll come in every day and work on serious stuff but in a casual friendly, creative environment. You’ll have an important role and help establish the next generation of product development at ACL and work in a small, fast-moving team focused on creating great products. You’ll get to use the best tools, and work in a team that has made collaboration and respect core to our culture and you’ll get to continue your learning by working with some of the best engineers in the industry.

Date Posted:
Nov 19, 2015 1:01 AM PST
ACL Services Ltd.

ACL Services Ltd.
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

ACL delivers technology solutions that are transforming audit and risk management. Through a combination of software and expert content, ACL enables powerful internal controls that identify and mitigate risk, protect profits, and accelerate performance. Driven by a desire to expand the horizons of audit and risk management so they can deliver greater strategic business value, we develop and... more