Director, Product Management


Stockholm, SE
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Prod Mgmt/Dev
  • Post Date: 06/03/2021
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  • Company Address: 530 Lytton Avenue Suite 301, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

About Yubico

Yubico sets new global standards for simple and secure access to computers, mobile devices, servers, and internet accounts.

The company’s core invention, the YubiKey, delivers strong hardware protection, with a simple touch, across any number of IT systems and online services. The YubiHSM, Yubico’s ultra-portable hardware security module, protects sensitive data stored in servers.

Job Description

Yubico’s mission is to create a safer internet for everyone. Our core invention, the YubiKey, a hardware-based token, revolutionized secure logins for top Internet brands, including Google and Facebook, and for millions of users in 160 countries. Collaboration and innovation are at the core of our culture, as we expand to more advanced software and services for encryption and Internet of Things (IoT). We are a multinational, fast-growing company, offering an opportunity to bring your ideas to life with our global team.
Yubico is looking for a full-time Director, Product Management. Your job is to lead product management for the award-winning Yubikey and YubiHSM 2 product lines. Today, our product is used by tens of millions of users around the world and secures 9 out of the top 10 internet brands. Be part of a fast-paced and high-energy team and work with customers representing some of the most sophisticated technology buyers on the planet. You will report directly to the Chief Product Officer. This role is located either in Palo Alto, CA; Seattle, WA; or Stockholm, Sweden. 

Tasks & Responsibilities:

    • Primary responsibility for managing Yubikey and YubiHSM 2 line of products 
    • Manage and publish the roadmap for YubiKey and YubiHSM 2
    • Lead industry certifications and validations of YubiKey and YubiHSM 2 product lines
    • Meet with customers in the US and internationally to understand the need and opportunities for new hardware products and form factors
    • Gain deep market and technical knowledge of the hardware authenticators market focused on specific competitors and their offerings, strategies, and pricing
    • Provide data-driven, impactful, and unbiased insights on Yubico’s true competitive position based on primary and secondary research to increase Yubico’s competitive position
    • Partner with engineering, solutions, and marketing to launch new YubiKeys, YubiHSM 2, and new form factors
    • Provide product marketing with the materials for creating product collateral
    • Represent Yubico in meetings with key customers 
    • Help marketing with blogging, press, and related activities 
    • As the organization grows, take on managerial responsibilities and build a team 

Skills and Experience:

    • 5 to 7+ years of product management experience in a hardware company 
    • Bachelor or MS in Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent experience
    • Proven track record of growing the product lines
    • Experience with hardware manufacturing 
    • Experience interacting with enterprise customers 
    • Experience with agile development methodology and tools
    • Solid business acumen skills 
    • Technical background with a good understanding of identity management and cryptography
    • Ability to keep up in a fast-paced and high-energy environment 
    • Good presentation skills 

Bonus Qualifications:

    • Experience with end-user hardware products 
    • Experience in a fast-paced startup environment 
Here are some Yubico awards we are proud to share!
Honorable Mention in the General Excellence category as part of Fast Company's 2021 World Changing Ideas Awards
YubiKey 5C NFC named 'Best All-Around Security' in 2021 by ZDNet
YubiKey 5Ci named 'Best Mobile Device at CES 2019' from WIRED Magazine
Yubico named 'Identity Trailblazer' of the year at Microsoft Security 20/20 event
Yubico is listed as one of the 'Largest Greater Bay Area Cybersecurity Companies' by the San Francisco Business Times
Check our Engineering and Infrastructure LinkedIn page for more information about the team!
Our US benefits are designed for your overall well being:
Health coverage. We’ve got you covered with top of the line health plans, including dental and vision. We pay 100% of your premium and 85% for your family.
Retirement plan. Our retirement plan includes 401K contributions at a  2% match without cap and immediate vesting.
Wellness reimbursement. We provide you with $100 monthly reimbursement that you can use on your gym membership, a massage, or your favorite online fitness classes. 
Equity in the company. We’re all in this together. We offer a stock options program so you can have a solid stake in Yubico’s success, which we think is pretty cool.
Learning and development. We encourage your professional growth and offer a yearly development stipend of $2,000 and mentorship program. 
Time off. We offer a total of 15 vacation days plus 10 holidays, and 7 sick days a year.
Paid parental leave. We love welcoming new members to our YubiFamily! You will have 8 weeks paid 100% so you can take care of your new family. 
Commuter Benefits. If you need to commute to the office, we offer commuter benefits. 
Global events. We love spending time with our team! We host an all-team event in a new location every year where we plan for upcoming quarters, set goals, and most importantly, host fun events to encourage team building outside of the workplace. 
Strong mission & company values. We’re a global team on a global mission to make the internet more secure for everyone. We believe that every person’s work matters. That you should always be nice, stay humble, and have fun, and never take yourself too seriously.
We are an equal opportunity employer, we value diversity and uphold an inclusive environment where all people feel that they are equally respected and valued. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, religion, national origin, veteran or disability status. We'd love to learn about what you can add to our diverse team.
Yubico does not accept agency resumes or referrals. Please do not send resumes or referrals to our careers staff or employees. Yubico is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes or referrals.
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Your personal data will be retained in compliance with Yubico’s record retention policies, as long as necessary for the purpose for which it was collected including the consideration for relevant future employment opportunities.
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