Product Manager

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WindBorne Systems is supercharging weather models with a unique proprietary data source: constellations of next-generation smart weather balloons targeting the most critical atmospheric data. Our long-term vision is to eliminate weather uncertainty, and in the process help humanity adapt to climate change, be that predicting hurricanes or speeding the adoption of renewables. The founding team of Stanford engineers was named Forbes 2019 30 under 30 and is backed by top investors including Khosla Ventures.

WindBorne is looking for a product manager to own product discovery and related tasks, accelerating our path toward launching a new forecast product that helps accelerate the transition to renewables. As product manager, you will report directly to the chief product officer and work closely with our business and engineering teams, transforming our technological capabilities into something customers can use.

We're dedicated to both mitigating climate change and helping humanity adapt to its effects as fast as possible, and you can be a part of our mission to make this global societal impact. If you like the idea of working on cutting edge technology, and working with a fast moving team, WindBorne is the place for you.

Image of a WindBorne balloon
Map of hundreds of WindBorne's flights, covering the entire northern hemisphere
Balloon flight paths from over 500 flights conducted by WindBorne

Roles and responsibilities

  • Own the discovery phase for our new forecast product, brainstorming featuresets and refining them with customers
  • Augment existing market research with additional customer conversations to support product ideation
  • Translate findings from product discovery into specifications for engineering, including providing insights into priority and design
  • Work with senior leadership to establish product roadmap & timelines
  • Support business team in refining go-to-market strategy
  • Support feature planning in existing product lines
  • Identify and address product risks and challenges
  • Stay up-to-date on competitor’s offerings

Skills and Qualifications


  • 3+ years experience in a product management role
  • Experience conducting product discovery for a complex software product
  • High level of proficiency with prototyping tools like Figma
  • High level of proficiency with Google Suite
  • Experience working within a Digital HQ chat platform, e.g. Slack
  • Strong organizational skills
  • A love of talking to customers & understanding their needs

Nice to have

  • Background in design
  • Experience in the weather industry
  • Experience in an early-stage startup
  • Experience conducting user testing


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Stock Option Plan
  • Office food and beverages


Address: 858 San Antonio Rd, Palo Alto, CA.

The position is in-person.

What our hardware looks like

Closeup of a WindBorne balloon
Launch rig
Photos taken in Svalbard, Norway, 78°N

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