Successfully reported this slideshow.
Your SlideShare is downloading. ×

Uber PM Talks: How To Crack A PM Interview

Advertisement

More Related Content

Advertisement

Similar to Uber PM Talks: How To Crack A PM Interview

More from Product School

Advertisement

Uber PM Talks: How To Crack A PM Interview

  1. 1. Facebook PM Talks: How To Crack The PM Interview /Productschool @ProductSchool /ProductmanagementSF
  2. 2. www.productschool.com Randy Edgar - Enterprise Product Manager at Facebook - 17+ years of Senior level Product Management and Product Marketing experience - Background in Enterprise Software Consulting & Web Production
  3. 3. WHAT ARE PM HIRING MANGERS LOOKING FOR?
  4. 4. Goals and Metrics Focus
  5. 5. Data Driven Decisioning
  6. 6. Innovation
  7. 7. Technical Acumen
  8. 8. Overall Knowledge of Relevant Market
  9. 9. Leadership/Vision (Inspiration)
  10. 10. Execution
  11. 11. Communication
  12. 12. Design/UX
  13. 13. TYPICAL QUESTIONS
  14. 14. • Tell me about your background… • How do you measure success of product x? • Product x usage is down, what to do next?
  15. 15. • Pick a product we have and tell me a feature we should build next, why? • What’s more important, number of users or engagement of the users you have? • You build a new feature which is getting adoption but cannibalizing the core product, now what?
  16. 16. • What would be your process for prioritizing features on your roadmap • Tell me about a product that is well designed • Members on a product team have different priorities, how do you balance those often conflicting priorities
  17. 17. • You have a few ideas about a single product feature, what do you do? • Tell me about a time when you….
  18. 18. OVERALL TIPS
  19. 19. • Be personable • Speak slowly • Ensure you have the customer needs in mind • Prepare really thoughtful questions for them • Don’t talk disparagingly of a former company or manager • Research who you are meeting with • Sell yourself • Practice! Take those interviews periodically to hone your skills • Smile
  20. 20. www.productschool.com Upcoming Workshops Rsvp On Eventbrite Nov 16: 10X Problem Solving with Prototype Thinking Nov 30: Ask Me Anything with Netflix’s Senior Product Manager
  21. 21. Upcoming Courses Silicon Valley November Cohort Weeknights: November 29 Tuesdays and Thursdays: 6:30pm – 9:00pm Weekends: December 3 Saturdays: 9:30am – 3:30pm Apply At www.productschool.com www.productschool.com

×