Senior Director of Product Management

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Asana is looking for an experienced product leader to oversee product planning, staffing, and execution of broad strategies across our Workflow organization. The Workflow Pillar’s mission is to make the right connection between our customers, their tools, and their processes, and you will partner closely with other Product, Engineering, and Design leaders to deliver on it. In setting a vision for the organization, you will develop a culture of excellence, grow leaders, and inspire innovation.

 

This role is perfect for seasoned product leaders who thrive in the nexus of product and business, have an end-to-end ownership mindset and drive for results. We are looking for someone who has a heart for the customer, a penchant for data, and sharp business acumen. Someone who can learn fast, establish direction from ambiguity, understand which details matter, and guide their team to craft high-quality experiences. Above all, you must be an excellent people manager and have rich experience in managing and developing PM organizations and leaders.

 

What you’ll achieve

  • You'll be responsible for all areas and teams across our Workflow Organization including the Orchestrate, Connect, and Develop Areas, which includes teams that own Core Workflows, Platform, Integrations, and Automation.
  • Manage and develop managers of managers and principal PMs
  • Collaborate with senior leaders to develop and execute Asana’s Workflow strategy
  • Foster a culture of excellence across Workflow teams, ensuring both quality and velocity  
  • Coach and mentor leaders within engineering and cross-functionally to grow with Asana. 
  • Serve as a role model for the product organization in representing Asana’s values
  • Always Be Recruiting - work closely with engineering leadership and Talent Acquisition to attract the best engineers and leaders in the world, grow our diverse team, and help it thrive by allowing everyone to bring their unique strengths to bear on the problems we solve. 
  • Articulate and pursue a long-term vision for the Workflow Pillar, proactively anticipating possible future opportunities and problems. 

 

About you

  • Successful track record of leading complex product organizations across a breadth of disciplines and concerns
  • You're an expert on engineering team excellence, and can carefully balance velocity, technical debt, growth, and stakeholders. You take full ownership for execution, engagement, and talent retention in your organization
  • Ability to develop senior product leaders, who are responsible for guiding and developing large teams of PMs, managers, managers of managers and other leaders
  • You’ve coached leaders, empowering them and setting them up for increasing impact
  • Role model of cross-functional collaboration with Design, Engineering, Business and Marketing and customer orientation, and of leveraging those skills to achieve great results in the presence of ambiguity
  • Experience nurturing a work environment that allows everyone to bring their whole selves to work, and values diversity and inclusion, because that is where we know teams perform at their best
  • Highly empathetic, collaborative, no-ego approach to leadership
  • Experience building SaaS products is desirable

 

About us

At Asana, you’ll do meaningful, purpose-driven work. We’re not just building a product that helps people be more productive—we’re helping teams and organizations reach their goals together. For the past six years, we've been recognized as an award-winning workplace by Fortune and Great Place to Work, Fast Company, Glassdoor, and Inc. Magazine. Our inclusive culture is intentionally built to enable our teams to be creative and make an impact. With offices all over the world, we’re excited to get back to in-person collaboration along with a hybrid schedule for balance and flexibility in life and work. We’re looking for passionate individuals to join us on our journey. Come do great things with us.

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Why Asana?

We’re growing fast to achieve a big mission that drives us every day. Passionate and curious people like you will help us achieve it. A supportive team, award-winning culture, and unique growth opportunities will empower you to do your best and most impactful work at Asana.

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