Senior Product Manager (AI/ML)



Software Engineering, Product, Data Science
Paris, France
Posted on Saturday, February 10, 2024
Be a pioneer in modern communication using technologies 🚀
Location Preference: Paris, FR
Join our dynamic team of AI scientists, designers, and engineers as a Product Manager, and take the lead on pioneering AI projects. Our mission is to shatter communication barriers and leverage the full potential of AI to achieve unparalleled accessibility. This innovative role offers you the chance to make a significant impact on thousands of lives. We are committed to driving innovation and enhancing the daily conversations of millions. Be a part of our journey to shape the future of communication. Your vision and leadership can help us transform the world—one conversation at a time.
“We can only see a short distance ahead, but we can see plenty there that needs to be done” - Alan Turing

You'd be perfect for this role if:

  • Boasting over 6 years of experience in Product Management or software development, you bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the table.
  • Agile product delivery is second nature to you, with a proficient understanding and application of the Scrum methodology.
  • Your expertise in AI models is unparalleled; you're not just familiar with their evolution, but also adept at deploying AI/ML models on your own machine.
  • With a BS/BA in engineering or an AI/ML-related field (Master’s degree preferred), your educational background perfectly aligns with the cutting-edge nature of our work.
  • 🌟 Desirable: Your experience in the communications sphere, whether it be Messenger, WhatsApp, or traditional phone calls, adds a valuable perspective to our team.
  • 🌟 Desirable: Your journey through the exhilarating environment of a fast-growing startup (be it seed or Series A funded) has equipped you with unique insights and skills.
  • 🌟 Desirable: A keen interest in social impact, coupled with a willingness to engage in non-profit volunteering, reflects your commitment to making a difference.
  • 🌟 Desirable: Living in Paris offers a unique opportunity for direct involvement with our team and the vibrant local ecosystem.

So... what will you do as a Product Manager at Ava?

  • Discover and harness the potential of AI/ML to add unparalleled value to our product, perfectly aligning with its core value proposition and the needs of our users.
  • Forge dynamic partnerships with data scientists and engineers to conceive, refine, and validate AI/ML models that not only meet but exceed our product's goals and performance benchmarks.
  • Take the helm in orchestrating AI product lifecycle gatherings, seamlessly guiding the team through backlog refinement, daily stand-ups, sprint planning, and retrospectives.
  • Transform complex business and functional requirements into clear, actionable product specifications and compelling user stories.
  • Provide direct updates to the Head of Product, showcasing the team's progress towards roadmap milestones and diligently monitoring key performance indicators.

Why this role?

  • Actually change lives at an unprecedented scale: How often do you hear about apps that make people cry with joy? It is really for us a unique opportunity and privilege to be able to meaningfully improve the lives of 100,000s people - and yet to still be at the very beginning of our mission!
  • Join us at an incredible time: We're well-funded and hit product-market fit, which gives us a huge green field to work with. You'd join at the perfect time to shape what we build and how we grow, so we can create a more inclusive world.
  • Work with some of the best people in the world: We have an incredibly talented and passionate team that is a lot of fun to work with. We're still super small and have accomplished some things that were thought impossible!
  • Tackle our most interesting and impactful problems: Our team is still small, and people wear many hats. You'd jump between product, marketing, internal tools, process — participating in every phase from inception to implementation. Absolutely no boredom.
Thanks for making it here. You probably are really good at what you do and have many choices in front of you. If you are looking to grow your unique talents and leverage them for something truly meaningful, while being in a great company, you've come to the right place.
We hope you'll apply!