ObEN's AI creates complete virtual identities for consumers & celebrities
Senior Product Manager, Content Design Studio$140k – $180k • 0.0% – 0.1%
ObEN is an artificial intelligence (AI) company developing Personal AI technology that bridges the physical and digital space, revolutionizing how we interact in the virtual world. ObEN’s products allow users and brands to create intelligent digital personas that can be customized to any person in the world, or any character you can imagine – with looks, voice, and behavior powered by our full-stack AI. We are a Tencent, Softbank Ventures Korea and HTC Vive X portfolio company, and we work with our strategic investors to expand PAI technology across multiple verticals including hospitality, retail, healthcare, and entertainment. PAIs have been used in projects and collaborations that have reached hundreds of millions of people worldwide.
Working at ObEN means taking on extraordinary transformations every day, in an environment that celebrates and encourages innovation. You’ll be working in small, agile teams (including world class researchers in areas of speech, computer vision, machine learning, NLP, and blockchain). We are blazing new trails in AI and blockchain technology, and we encourage and support publications to top conferences and journals. Learn more about working at ObEN in our blog post.
As a Senior Product Manager at ObEN, you’ll be collaborating with a world-class team of engineers, researchers, and designers to deliver products utilizing ObEN’s proprietary artificial intelligence (AI) technology. You’ll play a key role in consolidating ObEN’s AI innovations into a platform that enables consumers and enterprise partners to create content and interactive experiences powered by our AI speech, avatar, and animation technologies.
Lead product ideation, technical development, product testing, and product launch processes for ObEN’s AI speech and avatar platform
Identify key metrics that informs success of products
Architect scalable and secure systems supporting ObEN’s products
Research and define current and future content needs of brands and creators, adapting platform and features to meet these needs
Provide project management and product management leadership
Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline such as computer science or other engineering backgrounds.
7+ years of product management experience
5+ years of experience in application design, especially the design of creative or content generation tools and platforms
Prior experience working in entertainment, animation, social, or new media
Knowledge of product development life cycle processes
Strong project management and agile software development experience
Technical expertise around analytical tools and design methodologies.
Prior experience building b2b tools that ultimately served to build content for end users (b2b2c)
Familiarity with adapting products for the Asia markets, particularly China, Korea, and/or Japan
Experience with pricing structures and other cost drivers
Experience with roadmap prioritization in an Agile environment (scrum, sprints)
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Resume/CV or LinkedIn profile
Names and contact information of two references who can speak to your qualifications for this position
Cover Letter identifying your five favorite apps on your phone
ObEN at a glance
ObEN focuses on Mobile, Artificial Intelligence, Speech Recognition, and Virtual Reality. Their company has offices in Pasadena. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, ObEN has raised $7.7M of funding; their latest round was closed on November 2016.