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Principal Product Manager, Home Guidance

Full-timeProduct Manager$158,000-$195,000*
Paid time off
Home office stipend
Asynchronous work
Employee discount programs
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A home is the biggest investment most people make, and yet, it doesn’t come with a manual. That's why we’re building the only app homeowners need to effortlessly manage their homes —  knowing what to do, when to do it, and who to hire. With Thumbtack, millions of people care for what matters most, and pros earn billions of dollars through our platform. And as one of the fastest-growing companies in a $600B+ industry — we must be doing something right. 

We are driven by a common goal and the deep satisfaction that comes from knowing our work supports local economies, helps small businesses grow, and brings homeowners peace of mind. We’re seeking people who continually put our purpose first: advocating for pros and customers, embracing change, and choosing teamwork every day.

At Thumbtack, we're creating a new era of home care. If making an impact and the chance to do good inspires you, join us. Imagine what we’ll build together. 

Thumbtack by the Numbers

  • Available nationwide in all 3,143 U.S. counties
  • 75 million+ projects started on Thumbtack
  • About 4 million customers in the last 12 months
  • Pros earn billions on our platform
  • About 10 million 5-star reviews for our stellar pros 
  • 1000+ employees and $3.2 billion valuation (June, 2021) 

About the Guide Team 

The Guide team has one of the most exciting charters within Thumbtack’s product portfolio, focusing on realizing our vision of being a trusted, unbiased advisor to customer. The scope is broad as we envision helping customers understand what to do when across use cases including seasonal maintenance, moving/home purchase, energy savings, and renovations/remodels.

About the Role

As the Product Manager, you will lead an exceptional cross functional team in defining and executing our Guide strategy. You’ll have tremendous customer impact by setting them up to proactively care for their homes. You’ll play a key role in growing our customer lifetime value and delivering more jobs to pros.


  • Develop and communicate our Guide strategy in partnership with a fantastic team xfunctional partners
  • Evangelize that strategy across Thumbtack to ensure customers always have access to the right guidance at the right time
  • Partner with product and content designers, engineers, user research, and marketers to ideate, prioritize and deliver our guide experience
  • Define and analyze key metrics to inform decision-making and measure success
  • Coordinate within your team and among teams at Thumbtack to ensure understanding of and alignment around projects

What you’ll need 

If you don't think you meet all of the criteria below but still are interested in the job, please apply. Nobody checks every box, and we're looking for someone excited to join the team.

  • 5+ years of product management experience building consumer web/mobile products
  • Experience with building a 0-1 product
  • Experience with setting product strategy at a highly rigorous level
  • Exceptional cross functional leadership abilities
  • Excellent analytical skills to break down and solve complex problems

Bonus points if you have 

  • Experience working in a marketplace business
  • Experience working in a content-rich product area

Thumbtack is a virtual-first company, meaning you can live and work from any one of our approved locations across the United States, Canada or the Philippines.* Learn more about our virtual-first working model here.


Benefits & Perks
  • Virtual-first working model coupled with in-person events
  • 20 company-wide holidays including a week-long end-of-year company shutdown
  • Libraries (collaborative workspaces) in San Francisco, Salt Lake City, Toronto, and Manila 
  • Stipends for remote work support, home office set-up and Thumbtack services (North America) 
  • WiFi reimbursements 
  • Cell phone reimbursements (North America) 
  • Employee Assistance Program for mental health and well-being 

Learn More About Us

Thumbtack embraces diversity. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and do not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, age, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic information, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, provincial, state, or local law. We also will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records, consistent with applicable law. 

Thumbtack is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation for a medical condition or disability during any part of the application process, please contact: [email protected]

If you are a California resident, please review information regarding your rights under California privacy laws contained in Thumbtack’s Privacy policy available at .

Questions & answers for this position
  • What is the type of contract for this position?
    The contract for this position is a Full-time contract
  • What's the salary range for the Principal Product Manager, Home Guidance position?
    The suggested salary for this position is $158,000-$195,000*
  • Is telecommuting possible for this position?
    Yes, telecommuting is possible for this position
About Thumbtack
Thumbtack is an American home services website. It is an online directory that allows users to search for, rate, and hire local service providers to work on a variety of personal projects, including home improvement, financial and legal services, and e...
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