Senior Product Manager - Core Sync Lead

Company Description
Dropbox supports hundreds of millions of creators and innovators around the world. Our mission is to simplify the way people work together. Dropbox Business is trusted by over 200,000 companies to safeguard their most important information. As we continue to build the best place to create, share, and work with others, there's a perfect spot for you to grow with us.

Team Description
Our Product team advocates for our users and our business, setting the vision for our growing family of products. We use data, research, strategy, and empathy to guide multidisciplinary teams toward a common goal, balancing diverse perspectives and empowering our teams to do great work. As we scale globally, there's plenty of space for you to grow alongside us and simplify life for millions of people around the world in team that always focuses on we, not I, and creates delightful products that are worthy of trust.

Role Description
Syncing our users' files sits at the heart of everything we do at Dropbox. As the Lead Product Manager for Core Sync, you will own one of the most iconic technology products of the past 10 years: the Dropbox syncing folder. The team has the ability to drive broad scale impact on the day to day lives of millions of Dropbox users, who trust us to keep their most important stuff safe and access it in delightful ways. You will have the opportunity to define the product infrastructure that will power the next generation of Dropbox products as we transition from a File Sync and Store company to offering a broader set of tools around Content Based Collaboration.


  • You will be responsible for shipping major improvements to Dropbox's core sync engine and file system
  • Lead a team of talented Product Managers and have the ability mentor and coach to allow team members to evolve and operate at a more senior level in the future.
  • You will help drive the delivery of a complex roadmap across multiple product and infrastructure engineering teams to ensure that key partners understand the product scope and engineering implementation decisions.
  • Partner with leadership across Product Engineering and Infrastructure and engage in full speed conversations about the tradeoffs our teams will be facing.
  • Work closely with the cross-functional teams in your area - in close partnership with engineering and design to build and ship products that help people work better together
  • BS or MS in computer science, electrical engineering or similar or experience as a Software Engineer, Designer or startup Founder
  • 6+ years of experience as a Product Manager
  • Demonstrated technical proficiency and effectiveness working closely with engineers
  • Experience launching successful products, preferably on multiple platforms (iOS, Android, desktop, and web)
  • Strong communication, influence and cross-functional collaboration skills; able to craft clarity and drive focus in complex and dynamic contexts
  • Ability to lead teams and work cross-functionally in a highly collaborative environment
Benefits and Perks
  • 100% company paid individual medical, dental, & vision insurance coverage
  • 401k + company match
  • Market competitive total compensation package
  • Free Dropbox space for your friends and family
  • Wellness Reimbursement
  • Generous vacation policy
  • 10 company paid holidays
  • Volunteer time off
  • Company sponsored tech talks (technology and other relevant professional topics)
Dropbox is an equal opportunity employer. We are a welcoming place for everyone, and we do our best to make sure all people feel supported and connected at work. A big part of that effort is our support for members and allies of internal groups like Asians at Dropbox, BlackDropboxers, Latinx, Pridebox (LGBTQ), Vets at Dropbox, Women at Dropbox, ATX Diversity (based in Austin, Texas) and the Dropbox Empowerment Network (based in Dublin, Ireland).

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