Product Management Lead

Edge Case Research

Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Full time

Trucks VC portfolio

Jun 27

We deliver the promise of autonomy

At Edge Case Research, we enable our customers to assure the safety of autonomous systems for real world deployment. We are developing products that define and measure the safety of autonomous systems. Our client base spans diverse markets such as automotive, mining, defense, insurance, and aerospace. Edge Case is founded by recognized world leaders in autonomy safety. Our experts are writing the standards and developing the products that will bring innovation safely into society. 

The Product Management Lead Role

Edge Case Research is expanding our Product Development Team.  As a leader in this space you will coordinate the activities of the PM team as we drive product solutions from problem discovery through delivery. Your work will touch multiple teams and customers as you help the core PM team build the vision for our suite of systems and safety engineering and risk management products. Ideal candidates will have a strong product management background and the ability to manage and coordinate product management functions relating to product definition, product design and user assistance.

If you are interested in working alongside the most experienced team in autonomous system safety and you have the right skillset, we are interested in hearing from you!

What You’ll Do:

  • Act as a champion for products within the company
  • Lead customer discovery activities across multiple customers and roadmap initiatives, to identify valuable opportunities and to define the right product solutions
  • Work with stakeholders to convert findings into actionable requirements
  • Lead  product designers to prototype, validate, and iterate usable interfaces
  • Collaborate with development leads to convert ideas into execution
  • Work across the organization to validate product concepts against strategy and business needs
  • Communicate regularly with stakeholders across the organization to ensure alignment

What You’ll Bring:

  • Authorization to work in the United States is a precondition of employment. The company will not consider candidates who require sponsorship for a work-authorized visa.
  • 5+ years of experience working in software product management
  • 7+ years working in software development or other related field
  • Strong product definition skills
  • Proven track record of successful product and team leadership
  • Excellent lateral and vertical communication skills
  • Focus on continuous improvement and learning

Exceptional Candidates Will Have:

  • Significant experience in a relevant technical field (software engineering, systems and safety engineering, for example)
  • UX design literacy, user assistance experience
  • Familiarity with financial and business models surrounding B2B SaaS applications, insurance, and/or enterprise tooling.
  • Experience with the development of autonomous systems, SaaS delivery, and/or automotive/trucking applications
  • Experience with both commercial product development and funded research activities

Edge Case Research Values: 

  • Smart
  • Helpful
  • Friendly


  • Headquarters: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • This position is assigned to the Pittsburgh office.
  • European Office: Munich, Germany
  • Working remotely is acceptable and can be discussed during the interview process

Benefits & Perks:

  • Health, dental and vision insurance with majority of premiums covered
  • Employee stock option plan
  • Paid parental leave
  • Retirement plan with company match
  • Generous paid vacation and sick time
  • Group life insurance
  • Snacks and coffee provided at Pittsburgh and Munich offices
  • Flexible working hours with work from home options to support work/life balance

Edge Case Research is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. ECR values all employees’ talents and supports an environment that is inclusive and respectful.

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