I’m looking to hire a product manager to join the developer network team at Yahoo. We’re looking for someone pretty senior and technical, preferably with lots of experience working with developers and web services. Click the link below for the full description; drop me a line (my first name and last name @ yahoo.com) if you or someone you know is interested.
Senior Product Manager – Yahoo! Developer Network
Come help us build the next great Internet platform! The Yahoo! Developer Network team is looking for a Senior Product Manager to support the Yahoo! Developer Network, which assists third-party developers with the creation of software applications that integrate with Yahoo! via Web services. In this role, you will manage the release of integration products targeting third-party developers. You’ll drive the launch of new and updated Web Services API products across every Yahoo! property, as well as assisting Yahoo! properties with the definition of their platform and API feature sets. You’ll also interface with and prioritize offshore resources for various technical implementation projects pertaining to integration with Yahoo! by third-party developers.
This is a huge opportunity to perform high-profile work that will have an impact across the company and around the world. The ideal candidate will be highly self-motivated and capable of juggling a number of different product launches at once under tight deadlines. You should have a thorough understanding of Web integration technologies including SOAP, REST, XPath, HTTP, and so forth. You should have at least 4-6 years experience in a similar role.