Mozilla

Sr. Staff Product Planner

Core Product-Firefox


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Why Join?

Mozilla is a great place to work because of our mission, the quality and complexity of the work, and most importantly, the people who do the work. Come to Mozilla if you want to feel good about your work again.

About this role

The Firefox Product Team produces Mozilla's flagship product. Through Firefox and a growing set of related services, we're reinventing how millions of people harness the web's effervescence.

Help us grow and expand the industry-leading independent web browser and ecosystem. Serve as a part of our product leadership team and contribute thought leadership by running our competitive assessment, product planning, and strategic research priorities. Investigate new opportunities and solicit ideas through participatory processes to shift the state of the internet from status quo to pro-user.

We are looking for a motivated, positive and high-energy Product Planner to drive the product strategy process and long range plan for Firefox. This exciting opportunity requires a candidate with experience:

  • Defining business models for pivotal initiatives
  • Building business model innovation that includes SKU / value prop tiering, pricing, and distribution channel partnerships
  • Developing competitive landscape analysis and competitive research programs
  • Building, executing on, and defining a bet horizon in addition to maintaining a score card of the return on the bets to identify when to fund the next wave of bets

If you are passionate about new market expansion and being part of the ground floor in redefining a product line loved by millions—join us!

In this role you gain...

An opportunity to advance the field of strategy through creation and innovation in valuation and business modeling.

Flexibility to join our remote friendly team.

Funding to define and manage a business research budget to help advance our understanding of our industry and competition.

Opportunities to publish your approach as we highlight how we can drive a shift to competing on product experience.

We don't think about customer value the way our industry peers do—and as a Product Planner you understand existing models bias towards discretely quantifiable valuations.

Responsibilities:

A successful product planner will identify and nurture emerging strategic bets partnering with Mergers and Acquisition, Business Development, and Product leaderships while monitoring our blind spots and becoming a subject matter authority on new technologies, consumer needs, and services to author perspectives on a changing industry landscape. This role is a strategic operator of our annual product planning rhythm in ensuring we have active research programs to inform our core priorities.

A great strategy only works if it is funding, this role will drive scenario analysis and financial modeling in partnership with Finance to define the budget envelope for each bet. As a strategic partner this role understands a great product experience is more than the sum of its parts and brings comprehensive thinking to valuation including investments in core product tenets like trust and privacy.

For training and conferencing there may be up to 20% travel, to be worked out through priorities you co-define.

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of product management related experience in software industry including corporate strategy, venture capital experience, or product leadership roles
  • 2+ years of Product Planning/Strategy experience
  • BS in Business, Computer Science, engineering or equivalent

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters in Business Administration (MBA)
  • Market expertise in commercial Modeling and Simulation
  • Experience with startup business modeling development and planning

About Mozilla 

Mozilla exists to build the Internet as a public resource accessible to all because we believe that open and free is better than closed and controlled. When you work at Mozilla, you give yourself a chance to make a difference in the lives of Web users everywhere. And you give us a chance to make a difference in your life every single day. Join us to work on the Web as the platform and help create more opportunity and innovation for everyone online.

Commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging

Mozilla understands that valuing diverse creative practices and forms of knowledge are crucial to and enrich the company’s core mission.  We encourage applications from everyone, including members of all equity-seeking communities, such as (but certainly not limited to) women, racialized and Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions.

We will ensure that qualified individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, as appropriate. Please contact us at hiringaccommodation@mozilla.com to request accommodation.

We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race (including hairstyle and texture), religion (including religious grooming and dress practices), gender, gender identity, gender expression, color, national origin, pregnancy, ancestry, domestic partner status, disability, sexual orientation, age, genetic predisposition, medical condition, marital status, citizenship status, military or veteran status, or any other basis covered by applicable laws.  Mozilla will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics or any other unlawful behavior, conduct, or purpose.

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