Senior Product Manager, Consumer Mobile App



Cambridge, MA, USA
Posted on Thursday, November 9, 2023

Who we are
At CarGurus (NASDAQ: CARG), our mission is to give people the power to reach their destination. We started as a small team of developers determined to bring trust and transparency to car shopping. Since then, our history of innovation and go-to-market acceleration has driven industry-leading growth. In fact, we’re the largest and fastest-growing automotive marketplace, and we’ve been profitable for over 15 years.

What we do
The market is evolving, and we are too, moving the entire automotive journey online and guiding our customers through every step. That includes everything from the sale of an old car to the financing, purchase, and delivery of a new one. Today, tens of millions of consumers visit each month, and ~30,000 dealerships use our products. But they're not the only ones who love CarGurus—our employees do, too. We have a people-first culture that fosters kindness, collaboration, and innovation, and empowers our Gurus with tools to fuel their career growth. Disrupting a trillion-dollar industry requires fresh and diverse perspectives. Come join us for the ride!

Role overview

CarGurus is looking for a Senior Product Manager to lead our Consumer mobile app team and own the CarGurus end to end app experience. You will collaborate cross-functionally with Engineering, Design, Analytics, Data Science, Sales, and Marketing to deliver exceptional products and a best-in-class mobile shopping experience.

Are you a driven collaborator with a strong track record of building customer-centric mobile products? Do you bring curiosity, creativity, a passion for innovation, and analytical and leadership skills? Are you excited by the mission to help millions of shoppers find their next car? Look no further; we'd love to invite you to apply!

What you'll do

  • Serve as our go-to PM thought leader on the consumer app experience
  • Lead a team through the ideation, technical development, and launch of innovative products
  • Establish shared vision across the company by building consensus on strategies and priorities leading to product execution
  • Integrate usability studies, research and market analysis into product requirements to enhance user satisfaction
  • Work closely with your Product Analytics partners to define and analyze metrics that inform the success of products

What you'll bring

  • Minimum of 5+ years of Product Management experience with at least 3+ years in Mobile App Product Management and/or Mobile App Product Design
  • 4+ years of experience working collaboratively with engineering, design and analytics teams
  • A deep understanding of mobile app platforms.
  • Familiarity with mobile app platform design principles on both iOS and Android
  • Exceptional communication skills and highly collaborative
  • Strong quantitative, analytical, and problem solving skills
  • Constant attention to detail

Nice to have

  • BA/BS in Computer Science or related field
  • Experience in a consumer mobile app company
  • Experience building e-commerce or marketplace products

Working at CarGurus
We reward our Gurus’ curiosity and passion with best-in-class benefits and compensation, including equity for all employees, both when they start and as they continue to grow with us. Our career development and corporate giving programs, as well as our employee resource groups (ERGs) and communities, help people build connections while making an impact in personally meaningful ways. A flexible hybrid model and robust time off policies encourage work-life balance and individual well-being. Thoughtful perks like daily free lunch, a new car discount, meditation and fitness apps, commuting cost coverage, and more help our people create space for what matters most in their personal and professional lives.

We welcome all
CarGurus strives to be a place to which people can bring the ultimate expression of themselves and their potential—starting with our hiring process. We do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation. We foster an inclusive environment that values people for their skills, experiences, and unique perspectives. That’s why we hope you’ll apply even if you don’t check every box listed in the job description. We want to know what only you can bring to CarGurus.