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- Stacia L
February 13, 2006, 10:40 pm
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YellowPages.com is networking to find a Senior Product Manager -
Search Engine Marketing for their Pasadena, CA location. The job
description is listed below. Use the url at the bottom to inquire for
yourself or forward the job to a qualified friend.
Thanks for your help!
Senior Product Manager - Search Engine Marketing
This position is responsible for executing the strategic vision of
YellowPages.com search functionality. This position is accountable for
the initial concepts and all stages of the product life cycle to
optimize search functionality, based on a strong understanding of
consumer usability factors, the competitive landscape, technology, and
advertiser/product impacts. This position will work closely with
product marketing, software engineers and architects, consumer
usability team, quality assurance, and external technology providers to
develop and launch new search engine functionality. The senior product
manager will manage the site roadmap by analyzing key consumer needs
and trends, evaluating and prioritizing market opportunities, and
recommending enhancements to site search functionality. This position
is a member of the Product Marketing team and reports to the Senior
Director - Product Marketing.
SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
=B7 Plan and implement site search functionality roadmap to exceed
consumer expectations and maximize advertiser benefit.
=B7 Continuously enhance the overall search experience based on
research and analysis in order to maintain a competitive and quality
=B7 Review and analyze search terms, behaviors and search engine logs
to improve overall search capabilities on the site.
=B7 Oversee search engine libraries including search keywords, phrases,
synonyms and spelling suggestions.
=B7 Review and respond to customer and internal feedback to ensure
search accuracy and relevancy.
=B7 Write product requirements for technical development
=B7 Coordinate and work with business analysts, developers and project
managers to implement new feature and functionality enhancements.
=B7 Perform and manage user acceptance testing to ensure features and
functionality perform as intended.
=B7 Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or a related field,
with a strong academic record; MBA desired
REQUIRED WORK EXPERIENCE:
=B7 Minimum 3-5 years experience working with web technologies or
=B7 Minimum 2 years experience working with Search Engine technology.
=B7 Proactive, entrepreneurial, strategic thinker with extensive
experience in online product management.
=B7 Eager to learn and leverage new technologies in a dynamic, team
environment with motivation to grow a business and advance own career.
=B7 Able to establish and communicate product roadmap with senior
management and technical team.
=B7 This is a product management position and not a technical position;
however, practical experience with web search, database and indexing
technologies is desired.
=B7 Intangibles like energy, positive attitude, and a creative
problem-solving approach are an absolute must. Strong project
leadership and communication skills required.
To inquire for this position, or forward to a qualified friend, use the
YellowPages.com is an equal opportunity employer