Internet Software & Services, Product Manager- Books

Cupertino, CA
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Posted: May 10, 2019

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number: 200058365

Are you someone who's looking to be a part of a team that wants to change the world? Do you possess a passion to think differently and challenge conventional approaches to problem solving? At Apple, we're focused on building great products that are beautiful, innovative, and help our customers improve their quality of life. The Internet Software & Services (IS&S) team at Apple provides our global customers access to an incredible collection of amazing content and features across music, movies, apps, books, news, and much more

We are looking for a dynamic Product Manager with a growth mindset to join the IS&S Books Growth team. We want someone who can work in quick and rapid iterative cycles, has the creativity and humility to formulate new ideas and approaches, is oriented strongly towards experimentation, and above all, uses data and structured thinking to inform their approach

You will be responsible for trying innovative growth tactics and evangelizing the critical importance of the cycle of testing, learning, and iterating to unlocking core product growth

In this role, you will work closely with engineering, design, product, and data analytics teams to build a roadmap of ideas all aimed at improving conversion and building lifetime value for Apple media product customers

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in software/media product development. Experience in a consumer growth role a plus
  • Strong consumer product instincts; you intuitively understand why product ideas will succeed
  • Fundamentally analytical and technical; you have the ability to collect and analyze data from a variety of sources, identify key insights, spot optimization opportunities, and inform product decisions
  • Deeply detail focused; you believe that an extraordinary product is the sum of an inordinate number of small, thoughtful decisions
  • Exhibit a bias towards action and experimentation
  • Excellent written and verbal interpersonal skills, with an ability to communicate with a wide range of team members and job functions - all the way up to executives
  • Experience with digital subscription products a strong plus
  • Experience with Books industry preferred


Lead a cross-functional team of designers, engineers, program managers, and marketers to prioritize growth and product enhancements based on impact
Execute rapidly to capture signal, and continuously iterate on the product design and service features to improve customer growth
Work hand-in-hand with data analytics partners to analyze results and synthesize findings
Deep curiosity to identify key opportunities and ability to develop experiment driven proposals
Own and deliver on key growth metrics each quarter
Clearly communicate growth strategy in a structured way to socialize your roadmap and report results
Stay on top of standard methodologies across the industry to develop a resource of growth tactics

Education & Experience

BS/BA degree or equivalent working experience

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