Senior Associate, Product Manager

The Center for Active Design (CfAD) is seeking a passionate and creative Product Manager to grow a real estate technology platform, and act as a bridge between strategic objectives, creative direction, and technical execution. This is a fast-paced position that will support and contribute to the growth of the digital assets that support CfAD’s signature program, the Fitwel Certification System. The ideal candidate should have experience writing user stories, requirements, and test cases, running an agile development process and rituals, and managing contract developers. The Product Manager should love bringing ideas to fruition, helping shape priorities and solving problems with technology and be a data driven decision maker and problem solver.


Maintain a deep understanding of customer needs and business goals

  • Lead projects through the entire product lifecycle, including market research, requirements, and technical planning
  • Work with leadership team to define requirements and scope to optimize customers’ digital experiences, and drive business growth
  • Drive vision and alignment on the digital roadmap with partners and advisors
  • Sourcing and managing UI/UX and engineering resources
  • Create and monitor project plans, sprint plans, and product roadmaps
  • Define KPIs by which to measure and monitor success/failure


  • Passion and dedication to CfAD’s mission
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant professional experience required
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher required, in computer science, user experience design, business, or a relevant field
  • Proven project management experience, including planning, resourcing, project management, and reporting
  • Wxcellent communication skills (technical and non-technical)
  • Self-starter with demonstrated good judgment, critical thinking, flexibility, resourcefulness, and problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to work well both independently and in a collaborative environment
  • Experience working in close proximity to software engineers


Competitive salary and benefits, commensurate with experience.

This position is located in New York City.

To Apply: Please email with a resume and letter of interest, in PDF or Word format. Please note the title of the position you are applying for in the email subject line.