Product Manager - Imagery and Remote Sensing

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Join Esri and help shape the future of products, technologies, and workflows that connect customers with world-class imagery and remote sensing capabilities. ArcGIS products and teams are at the heart of delivering a comprehensive imagery system of geospatial data, mapping, and analytics focused on solving complex problems that are changing and reinventing how our customers think about their imagery and raster content on-premise or cloud services. Apply your background and experience in remote sensing and imagery to help our software product teams design, develop, document, and deliver Esri technologies for our customers worldwide.

Your work will involve interacting with customers, being a product expert, building team relationships, and influencing the product's development priorities.


• Organize and share customer requirements and priorities with the development team to collaborate and prioritize the product's roadmap and release timelines
• Communicate the product roadmap and release timelines to internal and external stakeholders
• Support customer product briefings and collect requirements
• Manage the entire product life cycle from strategic planning to tactical activities
• Work closely with development/engineering professionals to meet market requirements
• Represent Esri imagery and remote sensing capabilities at conferences and social media platforms
• Collaborate with Global Business Development, the partner team, international distributors, and product marketing to develop and execute go-to-market strategies
• Work with Product Marketing to develop messaging to create demand for ArcGIS products in the imagery and remote sensing spaces
• Support internal launch readiness for product updates with sales, technical support, customer service, and training
• Create a feedback loop with Global Business Development, the partner team, international distributors, and product marketing to ensure the current Imagery product offerings effectively meet customer needs
• Contribute to all customer-facing resources associated with the Imagery products, including website content, marketing slick sheets, slide presentations, and more, as necessary
• Track and interpret key business KPI metrics to measure the health of Imagery product offerings and associated services


• 2+ years of practical experience in imagery and remote sensing
• 2+ years of engineering experience working on commercial software development and release. Examples include product management, development, testing, software release, user assistance, configuration, or product marketing
• Demonstrate understanding of current methods and emerging technologies in the Imagery Analysis field
• Proven experience supporting technology innovation through aligning software capabilities with market opportunities
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Requirement for travel 10-20% of the time for strategic meetings, events, and/or tradeshows
• Bachelor's degree in geography, computer science, engineering, remote sensing, photogrammetry, or related field

Recommended Qualifications

Master's degree in computer science, GIS, or related field
• Familiarity with current ArcGIS Imagery capabilities
• Demonstrable projects implementing remote sensing in a commercial or government setting


Total Rewards

Esri’s competitive total rewards strategy includes industry-leading health and welfare benefits: medical, dental, vision, basic and supplemental life insurance for employees (and their families), 401(k) and profit-sharing programs, minimum accrual of 80 hours of vacation leave, twelve paid holidays throughout the calendar year, and opportunities for personal and professional growth. Base salary is one component of our total rewards strategy. Compensation decisions and the base range for this role take into account many factors including but not limited to skill sets; experience and training; licensure and certifications; and other business and organizational needs.

A reasonable estimate of the base salary range is
$83,200-$145,600 USD

About Esri

At Esri, diversity is more than just a word on a map. When employees of different experiences, perspectives, backgrounds, and cultures come together, we are more innovative and ultimately a better place to work. We believe in having a diverse workforce that is unified under our mission of creating positive global change. We understand that diversity, equity, and inclusion is not a destination but an ongoing process. We are committed to the continuation of learning, growing, and changing our workplace so every employee can contribute to their life’s best work. Our commitment to these principles extends to the global communities we serve by creating positive change with GIS technology. For more information on Esri’s Racial Equity and Social Justice initiatives, please visit our website here.

If you don’t meet all of the preferred qualifications for this position, we encourage you to still apply!

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