Product Manager, Backup


Role Description

As a Product Manager on the Backup team, you will be responsible for helping Dropbox Backup expand our reach by building discovery, onboarding, and activation experiences for our product. You’ll determine how to communicate Backup’s value, and how to best influence users to experience it. You will partner with a world class team of Product Designers, Researchers, Engineers, Analysts, and Marketers to understand users’ needs and build experiences with measurable impact.


  • Defining a compelling product vision, strategy, and roadmap to validate which product experiences are most effective for Backup activation.
  • Make user-centric and data-informed product decisions with qualitative and quantitative research, leveraging prototyping, experimentation, and iteration to determine the optimal discovery experiences. 
  • Obsess over outcomes and know where best to invest the team’s valuable time. Share insights and results with product and go-to-market teams, and build on your learnings.
  • Collaborate with engineering and design partners to develop a roadmap which tests, iterates, and launches impactful products. Drive project progress from end-to-end, working with partners to assess tradeoffs and feasibility.
  • Align and partner with product teams and cross-functional leadership across Dropbox to drive outcomes that support Dropbox’s company-wide strategy.


  • 5+ years of product management experience, ideally on a user-facing product
  • Strong track record of using data, analytics, research, and experimentation to drive outcomes, exhibiting a deep understanding of the different options and tradeoffs needed
  • Deep curiosity and empathy for end-users — you love building products that make our customers feel joy, delight and trust
  • Strong influence and cross-functional collaboration skills; able to create clarity and drive focus in complex and dynamic contexts
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Total Rewards

At Dropbox, we strive to be a great place for all Dropboxers to grow and be recognized for that growth. This job posting reflects broad requirements, and represents two potential levels of role. Through our assessment process, we will identify your level that ties to compensation based on your experience and technical expertise along with the scope of the role. 
For candidates hired in Colorado, the expected salary/On-Target Earnings (OTE) range for the role is $114,200 – $134,400 – $154,600 if you are assessed at the IC2 level.  If you are instead assessed at the IC3 level, the expected salary/On-Target Earnings (OTE) range for the role is $137,400 – $161,600 – $185,800.
This salary/OTE range represents the low, middle, and high end of the salary or OTE (Sales roles) range for this position, and is subject to change. To determine a Dropboxer’s starting pay we carefully consider a variety of factors, including primary work location and an evaluation of a candidate’s skills, experience, market demands, and internal parity. This position may be considered a promotional opportunity.
Salary/OTE is just one component of Dropbox’s total rewards package. All regular employees are also eligible for the corporate bonus program or a sales incentive (target included in OTE) as well as stock in the form of Restricted Stock Units (RSUs).
Dropbox is committed to investing in the holistic health and wellbeing of all Dropboxers and their families.  Our benefits and perks programs include, but are not limited to: 
  • Competitive medical, dental and vision coverage
  • (US Only) Competitive 401(k) Plan with a generous company match and immediate vesting
  • Flexible Time Off/Paid Time Off, paid holidays, 11 Company-wide PTO days, Volunteer time off and more
  • Protection Plans including; Life Insurance, Disability Insurance and Travel benefit plans
  • Perks Allowance to be used on what matters most to you, whether that’s wellness, learning and development, food & groceries, and much more
  • Parental benefits including; Parental Leave, Child and Adult Care, Day Care FSA (US Only), Fertility Benefits (US Only), Adoption and Surrogacy support and Lactation Support  
  • Mental Health and Wellness benefits 
  • Free Dropbox space for your friends and family
Additional benefits details are available upon request.