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Product Manager, Developer Tools



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Software Engineering, Product
North America · New York, NY, USA · Remote
Posted on Thursday, February 8, 2024

The worldwide data management software market is massive (According to IDC, the worldwide database software market, which it refers to as the database management systems software market, was forecasted to be approximately $82 billion in 2023 growing to approximately $137 billion in 2027. This represents a 14% compound annual growth rate). At MongoDB we are transforming industries and empowering developers to build amazing apps that people use every day. We are the leading developer data platform and the first database provider to IPO in over 20 years. Join our team and be at the forefront of innovation and creativity.

The role

As a Product Manager on our Developer Tools team, you will have the opportunity to work on the tools that developers use every day to work with the MongoDB data platform. Our team builds MongoDB Compass, the MongoDB Shell, and IDE integrations and extensions. As our product area continues to grow, you'll have the chance to take ownership of part of our portfolio and lead it to new heights.

We expect you to become a developer experience expert, understand the areas where we can help our community of developers and our customers, and drive our developer tools strategy accordingly.

This role can be based out of our New York City office or remotely in the United States (Eastern Time Zone).

About the team

We are a highly collaborative team of Product Managers, Engineers, Designers, Product Analysts, and Product Marketers all working together to make the experience of working with data easy and enjoyable for developers.

We are a distributed team; stretching from our offices in Berlin and NYC to other locations in Europe and the US. Every now and then, we all meet at one of our offices for project kickoffs, workshops, and other team events.

Role Responsibilities

  • Explore the problem space, interact with customers and stakeholders, formulate the vision, and own the roadmap of your product area while keeping it aligned with the company’s strategic priorities
  • Work with the Engineering team to define and prioritize projects including customer requests, tech debt, and specific initiatives
  • Actively maintain a view of how the market, competition, and technologies evolve, and factor competitive information and customer feedback into our product direction
  • Communicate complex concepts in a manner that is easily understood by multiple audiences
  • End-to-end ownership of your product area: contribute to documentation, blog posts, demos, and marketing materials for new features, all while looking at data to make sure we are meeting our success metrics


  • 3+ years of product management or equivalent experience with a complex technical product
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, enabling you to collaborate with people from different parts of the company
  • Strong customer empathy: you need to understand the pain points our customers are facing and work with your team and customer-facing stakeholders to translate them into actionable solutions
  • Technically strong: you understand how software is built, packaged, deployed, and operated — our users are developers and you should be able to step into their shoes
  • The ability to communicate technical content to diverse non-technical audiences
  • The desire to understand the database and software development markets
  • Experience with the full product development process: ideation, research, creation, design, execution, quality testing, etc
  • B.Sc. in Computer Science preferred or equivalent work experience

Nice to have

  • You enjoy digging through data to understand if you are going in the right direction and discover new opportunities
  • You have some software engineering experience and you like staying up-to-date with the development market trends

To drive the personal growth and business impact of our employees, we’re committed to developing a supportive and enriching culture for everyone. From employee affinity groups, to fertility assistance and a generous parental leave policy, we value our employees’ wellbeing and want to support them along every step of their professional and personal journeys. Learn more about what it’s like to work at MongoDB, and help us make an impact on the world!

MongoDB is committed to providing any necessary accommodations for individuals with disabilities within our application and interview process. To request an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter.

MongoDB, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and makes all hiring decisions without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

MongoDB’s base salary range for this role is posted below. Compensation at the time of offer is unique to each candidate and based on a variety of factors such as skill set, experience, qualifications, and work location. Salary is one part of MongoDB’s total compensation and benefits package. Other benefits for eligible employees may include: equity, participation in the employee stock purchase program, flexible paid time off, 20 weeks fully-paid gender-neutral parental leave, fertility and adoption assistance, 401(k) plan, mental health counseling, access to transgender-inclusive health insurance coverage, and health benefits offerings. Please note, the base salary range listed below and the benefits in this paragraph are only applicable to U.S.-based candidates.

MongoDB’s base salary range for this role in the U.S. is:
$98,000$193,000 USD

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