Product Manager, Data Science at CB Insights | Powderkeg

The Role:

At CB Insights, we build products that enable the world’s leading companies and investors to make smarter technology decisions. Our system retrieves massive amounts of structured and unstructured data. We use scientific methods to extract insights from that data, which our clients use to answer their most important questions. As our new Product Manager of Data Science, you’re key to bringing that promise to life. You collaborate across teams to discover new opportunities to apply our data science expertise. You’re an expert in the drivers of our business and prioritize meaningful customer problems. And you’re supercharging a formidable R&D team with clear ownership and passion to form the future.


  • Serve as product owner for our Data Science mission: prioritizing initiatives, managing the roadmap, leading agile ceremonies, and aligning goals with our overall strategy.
  • Identify opportunities to use data science to serve customers and internal partners, with applications across data acquisition, data extraction, search, recommendations, classification and taxonomy, predictive algorithms, and commercial insights.
  • Understand and evaluate the business value of potential new use cases. Prioritize opportunities based on customer and commercial impact.
  • Mature our AI/ML product development processes, emphasizing alignment with key stakeholders and clarity of decision making.
  • Drive new initiatives from ideation through development, testing, and implementation.
  • Define and monitor success criteria for each initiative and the broader mission.
  • Translate the impact of technical results to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Advocate for CBI Data Science with the product and engineering organization, other departments, and the broader market.

Key Competencies:

  • At least 3 years of product management experience, and at least 5 years total professional experience in a big data environment.
  • Excellent at data analysis; highly proficient with SQL
  • Prior experience in a product or analytical role connected to data science
  • An understanding of artificial intelligence concepts include machine learning and natural language processing
  • Deep user empathy with tools for continuous discovery
  • Rigorous decision quality. Ruthlessly prioritizes opportunities for commercial value. Structured, deductive, and quantitative thinker.
  • Experience defining and realizing developer and user engagement product strategies with clear metrics
  • Entrepreneurial. Has shipped products from ideation through delivery while in rapid growth mode. Strong bias to execution.
  • Effective and compelling communicator, proven with customers and executives
  • Sought after cross-functional partner

Please note this is a US-based role.

In addition to base salary, this role is also eligible for a bonus opportunity.

A little bit about our pay practices: Typically, we will hire at our Hiring Target, but actual starting pay may be based on several factors, including, but not limited to, market rate, the qualified pool of candidates, internal compensation, candidate experience, and budgetary constraints.


$105,000--$133,000 USD

**What we're all about **

We're on a mission to advance the technology economy -- one driven by innovation, markets, and entrepreneurship. We believe a thriving technology economy powers a thriving society. By synthesizing, analyzing and visualizing millions of data points, we deliver a 360° view of the technology economy – powering the insights that buyers, sellers, investors, and advisors need.

As a CBIer, you can expect to leverage generative AI to drive creativity, efficiency, and strategic decision-making. Our culture is infused with the spirit of exploration and experimentation – and AI is a catalyst for new ideas and breakthrough solutions.

Our core values:

  • Build Dope Isht
  • Seek the Truth
  • Create Simplicity
  • Dive Deep
  • Push Limits
  • Own Outcomes

You’ll want to work here if

  • You are excited about how AI is transforming tech
  • You are hungry for feedback and the chance to grow
  • Your instinct is to work smarter not harder
  • You love developing as a SME with a POV
  • You are motivated by challenges and big ideas
  • You believe in radical personal accountability

**You don’t want to work here if: **

  • You are a tech pessimist
  • Radical Candor is not your style
  • You like to build big processes
  • You stay @ the 30,000 foot view instead of digging into the details
  • You prefer to operate in your comfort zone
  • You expect to be judged by outputs instead of outcomes

**What we offer: **

  • Award-winning culture: recognized by Inc., Glassdoor, and Built-in for leadership, career opportunity, and engagement
  • Industry Insight: over 500k+ people follow our tech newsletter: sign up here
  • Holistic compensation: cash, rich healthcare insurance benefits including PPO, HSA, and FSA options, Gympass, multiple mental health resources, pet insurance, 401k match, annual education stipend, and generous paid time off.

About our pay practices

We believe in recognizing and rewarding excellence. Our commitment to fairness means that compensation decisions consider factors like qualification, location, internal equity, and market data.

Our compensation philosophy goes beyond base salary. To align with your dedication and success, we offer total compensation as innovative as the work we do - this includes variable cash potential, 401k matching, flexible healthcare options plus mental health and gym resources, professional development and education stipends, great PTO, and more.

Equal Opportunity Employer: At CB Insights we know that innovation comes from collaboration, belonging, and diverse perspectives. We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer - all applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Product Manager, Data Science
  • Company
    CB Insights
  • Location
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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