Product Manager

Thumbtack is a local services marketplace that connects customers with the right professionals for anything they need done. Every day we rally around the impact Thumbtack has on people’s lives — helping brides plan their perfect wedding, families improve their homes, and small businesses grow and thrive. Thumbtack today has 1,100+ types of services, millions of customer requests, and hundreds of thousands of paying professionals. Join our growing team in the quest to build THE destination for anything you need done.

Do you want to work in a highly collaborative environment to reinvent how a large piece of the local economy works? We’re looking for a product manager to partner with engineers and designers to develop great solutions for Thumbtack’s customers and professionals. You’ll work on a variety of projects across the product with a diverse set of team members.


  • Partner with engineers and designers to ideate, prioritize and deliver great solutions for our customers and professionals
  • Define and analyze key metrics to inform decision-making and measure success
  • Conduct user research and lightweight tests to scope and prioritize product initiatives
  • Coordinate within your team and among teams at Thumbtack to ensure understanding of and alignment around projects
  • Wear many hats and be key organizational glue


  • 3+ years of product management experience building consumer web/mobile products
  • MBA, Product Design or Engineering degree preferred
  • Excellent user-centric design and product sense
  • Excellent analytical skills to break down and solve complex problems
  • Proven ability to collaborate cross-functionally
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent business judgement
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Passion for the complex challenges of marketplace businesses

About You 

  • You use data to guide you while maintaining strong empathy for the user and great product instincts
  • You have an uncanny ability to synthesize a large amount of information and make it easily understandable
  • You relish in the challenge of solving complex problems and strategizing new ways to make a measurable difference
  • You’re a natural communicator and are great at promoting teamwork and understanding between different types of workers and thinkers

More About Us

Thumbtack is the destination for getting things done—from house remodeling to event planning to music lessons and more. Each year, more than 200,000 professionals across the country service a growing 5 million Thumbtack projects in almost 1,100 unique categories. Founded in 2009 and headquartered in San Francisco, Thumbtack has raised more than $275 million from Sequoia Capital, Tiger Global Management, Javelin Investment Partners, Baillie Gifford, and Google Capital. 

Thumbtack embraces diversity. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and do not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.


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