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Sr. Product Manager

| Greater LA Area
The Senior Product Manager drives the vision and manages the roadmap and delivery of NEXT’s technology products. This role will partner tightly with business stakeholders and internal resources to design new features that will enable to us exceed our business goals.

What you'll do

  • Get close to our customers to discover how we can create win/win situations for our customers and NEXT Trucking
  • Formulate, champion, and constantly rationalize the product roadmap
  • Design features for our mobile and web products that turn our customers into raving fans
  • Partner closely with engineering to get code shipped quickly and on time
  • Be the CEO of the product; partner cross-functionally with all other teams to ensure that we provide a fantastic customer experience throughout the entire customer journey
  • Actively contribute to an amazing culture where people love to come to work
  • Whatever else needs to be done in order to win

What you'll need

  • High customer empathy, with a desire to make our customers’ lives better
  • Have high “EQ”; be even-keeled, flexible, and able to quickly adapt to unexpected changes
  • Have an incredible work ethic
  • Proven experience in delivering commercially successful software products
  • Be data-driven; you regularly seek out and use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions and opinions
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work well with different personality types and seniority levels
  • Have enough technical knowledge to enough to gain the respect of software engineers

Ideal qualifications

  • Experience working effectively with remote/offshore teams
  • Experience within transportation industry is a plus
  • Experience working within a hyper-growth environment before
  • Portfolio of mobile products that demonstrate thought leadership in the mobile space
  • A great sense of humor

What you'll get in return

  • Competitive base salary, bonus + equity
  • Full medical, dental and vision benefits 401k w/ company match
  • Explosive career growth
  • Vacation and Holidays
  • Build something from scratch!

NEXT Trucking is a venture-backed company boldly taking on the challenge of digitizing the $450B freight trucking industry. Our technology is transforming the way shippers and truckers engage and communicate by creating an on-demand platform where shippers can instantly find truckers with capacity and be able to have real time tracking updates and transparency with the movement of their freight throughout the entire shipping process. NEXT was founded by Lidia Yan and Elton Chung with over 20 + years of experience in logistics and technology. We have raised over $21M led by Sequoia Capital. We have assembled a team with experience from companies such as C.H. Robinson, Apple, Idealab, Kareo and GoFundMe. Come join us as we innovate the transportation industry.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • GraphQLLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • SpringFrameworks
    • MySQLDatabases
    • RedisDatabases
    • Google AnalyticsAnalytics
    • OptimizelyAnalytics
    • IllustratorDesign
    • PhotoshopDesign
    • AsanaManagement
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • TrelloManagement
    • HubSpotCRM
    • SalesforceCRM

Location

With easy access to the 105 and 710 you can easily hop on and off the freeway! The city's diverse culture creates a fun flux of flavorful restaurants.

An Insider's view of NEXT Trucking

What’s the vibe like in the office?

“Seeing the owners work just as hard and being present in the office inspires me to reach for higher goals.”

Sahar

LTL Senior Executive

What's the biggest problem your team is solving?

“I look at our product as something that goes way beyond the technology itself. Creating the optimal carrier experience means getting close to our users and understanding their needs. There’s no better feeling than finding a solution that not only drives growth, but also makes drivers’ jobs a little bit easier and little bit more delightful.”

Brian

Product Manager

What makes someone successful on your team?

"As a designer, one of the most important parts of being a successful designer is to always consider the system. We’re designing a system that spans online and offline so it’s critical that you think about how each piece fits into the system as a whole."

Cole

Director of Product Design

What is your vision for the company?

“We want to change the industry by streamlining the process for drivers to book loads and manage their trucks/fleets in an easy process so that they take a little bit of stress off their plate and enjoy what they do to the fullest.”

Eddie

Sr. Transportation Representative

What is your vision for the company?

"My vision is to be a transparent transportation company. We want to be the advocates for carriers, both big and small."

Corey

Carrier Rep

What are NEXT Trucking Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
NEXT's 401(k) retirement plan matches up to 5% of their annual base salary, with immediate vesting for matched contributions.
Company Equity
NEXT offers stock options that vest over a three-year period.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
NEXT's vacation policy includes two weeks paid time off for all employees and up to three weeks off for tenured employees of five years or longer.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
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