Product Launch Manager at Appian Corporation (Washington DC)
Are you looking to combine your passion for technology with your penchant for structured project management? Joining the Product Launch team at Appian means you will have the opportunity to learn in an environment that values cross-functional collaboration and is committed to personal and professional growth. It means coming up with creative ways to develop a product release strategy, then making it happen. It means working with cool tech that has a real impact on companies and consumers. At Appian, it’s not an empty promise, it’s what we do.
This position will be responsible for successfully overseeing and executing the launch process for new products and services into the marketplace. As a launch manager, job duties include: collaborating transversely across Product Management, Sales, Customer Success, and Marketing teams to plan a structured go to market process, implement that plan, and analyze results to improve future launches.
To be successful in this role, you need to:
Possess strong communication and collaboration skills; ability to draw clarity out of complex and ever-changing environments.
Have a strong project management background, likely as a former product manager, program manager, or member of a PMO.
Combine creative thinking and analytics to develop a sophisticated understanding of Appian’s business.
Have solid organizational skills, be strategic in your thought processes, and structured in your execution.
Some of the tools and resources we will equip you with include:
Within your first few weeks of joining us, you will attend new hire orientation along with our 5-day Fast-Start to ensure you are set up for success
We’ll immerse you into our community rooted in respect starting on day one. Our community is strong and growing! Our affinity groups are a great place to start connecting with peers from all across the globe.
Appian offers a wide variety of growth and development opportunities such as: our in-house Appian MBA program for new managers, Appian University which is a full library of over 3,000 LinkedIn Learning and Udemy courses, Presentation Skills training, and tuition reimbursement for those seeking to further their education.
B.S. in Business Administration, Marketing, or Computer Science
2+ years of project management, product management, or product marketing experience
Advanced skills with productivity software including the Microsoft Office or Google suite
Before Appian was a company, it was an idea. Not about a product or a market, but about the culture needed to sustain innovation and value. Today, we help businesses build apps and workflows rapidly, with a low-code automation platform.
Appian was founded on the belief that talented and passionate people, given the power and autonomy to excel, will deliver amazing impact. We have worked thoughtfully to create an inclusive, agile and collaborative work environment where employees feel challenged, and all voices are heard. We value and encourage cross-departmental collaboration, and actively seek opportunities to better ourselves and others. Creating impact to us means that when we deliver results, we’re focused on lasting positive change.