Product Operations Lead


Build your career at Buildertrend, ranked #1 in Best Places to Work in Omaha 2019, 2020 and 2021!

the job

Buildertrend is a software company at the center of transforming the residential construction industry. We are an ambitious, fast-growing organization that is the largest software platform in the residential construction industry for builders and remodelers.

Along with that growth, our product team has grown to lead the translation of outcome-driven goals and ideas into customer value. That growth has us to a point where we need someone to take on the leadership role of our operational unit. This individual will be leading both our operations people and the system that supports our Product Development Lifecycle.

what to expect 

  • Developing a deep understanding of how our Product team fits within the overall orgs. Its maturity, strengths, challenges, and narratives that exist regarding our team.
  • You’ll understand, improve, and eventually own the systems for accountability, feedback, and alignment of Product-related work.
  • You’ll provide visibility into the product team’s strategy and work to improve our practices within the Product team–from idea management, through prioritization, through planning and delivery of customer value.
  • You’ll be a people leader. You’ll be responsible for managing Product Operations Managers and the entire operations team as we grow. You’ll work alongside our other people leaders within Product to help continuously improve how we mentor, coach, and lead our people.
  • Optimizing shared practices that span the organization. You’ll be building alliances and working with operations leaders across Buildertrend to ensure alignment between our product development lifecycle and broader organization operations.
  • You’ll be working very closely with leadership. Our VP of Product will be a close partner to onboard you and ensure you are set up for success.
  • You’ll be presenting changes and influencing various groups regarding Product Operations, from on-the-ground crews to executive leadership.
  • As the role establishes the needs, you’ll be leading recruiting and interviewing efforts for Product Operations roles.

preferred candidates

  • Experience in managing stakeholders and just-in-time team formation and communications to maximize leveraging the right people to create change and craft improvements.
  • Experience in prioritizing in a role where multiple simultaneous business needs exist.
  • Experience in partnering with executive leadership to help drive change.
  • Clear communication skills to continuously establish clarity amongst the roles involved in product development. Strong written communication skills with examples would be very valuable.
  • Experience leading people.
  • Evidence of being seasoned in all the above is important.
  • Passion for designing systems.
  • Direct experience with Product Management practices would be a benefit. Those with experience operating teams with similar needs (engineering operations, marketing operations, design operations) would also be considered strong candidates.

This is a unique opportunity to join a company that is both established and growth focused. The role is also unique in the ability to join a successful product unit that is looking for someone to greatly improve how we deliver customer value.

perks and benefits




401 (k)

Paid Time Off

Team Happy Hours

Bottomless Soda Pop

Relaxed Dress

about us

Buildertrend is cutting-edge, cloud-based project management software. With nearly 1 million users across the globe, we empower the construction industry with a better way to build. Our software helps construction professionals build more projects while reducing delays, eliminating communication errors, and increasing customer satisfaction. From Estimating, Scheduling, and Change Order features to Client Communication and Document Management tools, our feature set is here to streamline every aspect of the construction process. As a partner in our customers’ success, our team provides unmatched support, every step of the way. At Buildertrend, we believe in providing an all-in-one solution to solve real problems, deliver real results, and change the way the world builds.

Founded in Omaha in 2006, Buildertrend is quickly becoming the industry standard. Buildertrend is changing the way the world builds. Using technology to bring all parties together, Buildertrend has quickly become the product of the future. The innovative solutions and team atmosphere are what makes Buildertrend one of the hottest employers in Omaha. 

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Come be a part of the fun and challenging environment at our new headquarters conveniently located off 120th and I-80.

equal opportunity employer

At Buildertrend, we value diversity and treat all employees and job applicants based on merit, qualifications, competence, and talent. We are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Buildertrend believes that diversity and inclusion among our team is critical to our success as a company, and seek to recruit and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.

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Job ID: 8212

Posted 21 days ago

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