Technical Product Manager

Full Time

Location : 

Mississauga, Ontario

Experience :

7+ Years

Be part of the next wave of disruption- 5G & Industry 4.0

5G is the biggest disruption since the smartphone, powering the new Industry 4.0 digital economy. Shabodi is the first to market with a patent-pending platform that enables developers to build & deploy next generation applications on a 5G network.

Team Shabodi is enabling the ecosystem of next-gen applications and looking for an experienced Technical Product Manager, reporting to the Chief Product Office, to join our rapidly growing team!

We are a well-funded, institutionally backed startup led by a team of former industry heavyweights from Cisco, Juniper Networks, Nortel, EY and Macquarie Group with two start-up exits and 4 patents under our belts.

You are ideally…

  • Very strong TEAM PLAYER with good technical skills and even better (shall we say legendary?) interpersonal skills
  • Very strong ability to influence/lead others to adopt your ideas, with ability to compromise, build consensus and avoid conflict
  • Exceptional communication skills – verbal, written and presentation – with ability to create and present narratives in Powerpoint and Word
  • Excellent understanding of Agile and Jira, with ability to translate narratives into Jira artefacts including Initiatives, Epics and Stories – understanding that enabling the team – development/engineering, test and operations – to be more effective is a critical outcome
  • A high-performance thinker with a strong work ethic and sound judgement
  • (strong) knowledge of cellular networking technologies including 5G and 4G, along with other advanced networking (Wi-Fi, SD-WAN, Ethernet, DOCSIS)
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience, preferably in Computer/Network/Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or Business
    • MBA would be a bonus
  • 7-10 years of experience, including direct experience in leading and developing products in wireless, telecom or networking industries

What you’ll do …  

  • Create narratives for Shabodi’s Portal and API products, translating into roadmaps which are further reflected in release and sprint plans
  • Socialize roadmaps with sales, marketing, engineering teams and customers, partners and other external stakeholders
  • Work with sales, marketing, partners and customers to translate product feedback into action via roadmap and sprint plans
  • Prepare Powerpoint presentations to clearly communicate product plans and details to constituent groups
  • Represent Shabodi in relevant external standards groups (CAMARA, O-RAN, TMFORUM) to not only aid in Shabodi’s contributions but to ensure Shabodi’s products align, remain compliant and meet needs to stakeholders
  • Drive the roadmap and plans for Shabodi’s
    • Administrative and developer portals
    • Developer programs
    • Sandbox
    • APIs

How you’ll do it (skills, knowledge & experience) …

  • Must have skills, knowledge and/or experience:
    • Team fit – understand the team’s culture and adapt behaviours to make the team better
    • Relationship builder – create lasting linkages with people
    • Adaptability – able to move between tasks quickly and easily, ensuring top priorities are addressed at all times
    • Excel, Powerpoint, Word, Confluence, Jira – ability to communicate at high and low levels, and with diverse audiences, using a variety of tools
    • YAML, Swagger, GIT – from initial creation/specification of APIs to presentation of APIs to potential developers and/or customers
    • Product Management – you are a product manager, have done the job before, now the processes and procedures
  • Skills, knowledge and/or experience that would be a benefit:
    • Worked within a telco, a service provider or a network equipment provider, preferably directly in the 4G/5G space
    • Worked with standards groups
    • Led development of a startup/scaleup product and team, preferably within a startup company, but could also be within a large company
    • Understanding of realtime vs non-realtime
    • Understanding of application development, and how developers get their jobs done

What’s in it for you …

  • Chance to work on the ground level at a fast-growing CAD scale-up that is a global market leader in its space
  • Enjoy working like an entrepreneur? Our flat hierarchies will provide you with this opportunity to continuously grow as the Company scales
  • We offer competitive compensation and benefit packages with equity considerations

About us

5G is the most significant innovation since the smartphone, powering new-age digital economy and experiences in industry 4.0. Shabodi is the first-to-market with a patent-pending platform that enables developers to build and deploy next-gen applications for 5G networks. This platform will transform how applications are enabled on networks, especially 5G. It will leverage 5G‘s core and Radio Access Network (e.g. O-RAN) to enable optimized network services for end user applications.

Shabodi is a well-funded, institutionally-backed startup led by a team of former industry heavyweights from Cisco, Juniper Networks, Nortel, EY and Macquarie Group with two start-up exits and 4 patents under their belts.

Team Shabodi is looking for Quality Engineers to join our rapidly growing team of innovators and disruptors of the new technology ecosystem.

Roles and responsibilities

Skills and Experience

Agile Skills

Soft Skills

The Shabodi Promise


Competitive compensation and benefits plan


Employee development including training programs and mentorship

Pathways to

Career development and advancement opportunities