Analytics Technical Product Manager - Platoon

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Software and Services


Role Number:200170206
The people here at Apple don’t just build products — they create the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Now part of Apple, Platoon is an Artist Services company that provides tools and services to the most exceptional, emerging music talent. The company is best known for helping to launch the careers of artists such as Jorja Smith, Billie Eilish, Mr Eazi and Stefflon Don. Platoon is seeking an expert Technical Product Manager to join a team who is passionate about building analytics & services for artists. This role will involve building & analyzing rich music datasets for Platoon to drive platform features and in-depth quantitative analysis to support music, marketing, and commercial deals. The team's culture centers around rapid iteration with open feedback and debate along the way, plus strong collaboration with data, content, business, and marketing partners. This role is an outstanding opportunity to help lead Platoon’s efforts in an ever-evolving, critical space. You will work closely with artists, the business and various internal and external engineering, product and operations teams to get feedback, develop the roadmap, build new features, and ship software. The ideal candidate is highly strategic, inventive, creative, entrepreneurial, and collaborative.

Key Qualifications

  • 8-10 years of professional experience with 5+ years in product management, preferably for a media or digital business.
  • Hands-on experience in building datasets in a big data environment. Strong proficiency with SQL-based languages.
  • Familiarity with Python or R and data visualization tools such as Tableau for full-stack data analysis, insight synthesis and presentation.
  • Have a solid ability to establish rapport, credibility and influence others to drive results across a large matrixed organization
  • Possess strong decision making and prioritization skills; have experience leading all aspects of and managing complex production schedules.


As an Analytics TPM for Platoon’s artist platform, lead and support cross-functional teams through all aspects of business case development, product requirements, integration, testing Lead analytics vision to provide Platoon and it’s artists with the most contextual and measurable data Build and execute an analytics roadmap encompassing data source ingestion and business reporting priorities Support artist platform success by defining data SLAs and production support processes Champion and build relationships with teams across marketing, engineering, business development, and legal Analyze data to help inform planning and execution for music, marketing, & product Manage timelines, deliverables and creative asset execution across internal and external teams. Provide regular communications to management on strategy and results

Education & Experience

Masters or Bachelor’s degree in computer science / software engineering / related field with a minimum of 5 years product management experience.

Additional Requirements