Technical Product Manager

Lightning Labs⚡️


6 months ago

08/20/2019 10:21:23

Job type: Full-time

Category: Product


We’re building a team that’s passionate about cryptography, bitcoin, decentralization, security, and privacy. We’re looking for a Technical Product Manager who embodies those values and who’s passionate about bringing Bitcoin and Lightning to the masses. An ideal candidate would have experience solving complex technical problems and a strong understanding of the software development process. Further, they should have knowledge and/or experience with network and routing concepts, along with an understanding of their applicability to Lightning payments.

Responsibilities:

  • Define product vision, strategy, and roadmap for Lightning Labs’ infrastructure products 

  • Drive product launches including working with cross-functional teams on messaging and goals 

  • Strong written communication skills and ability to convey information about technical concepts to both internal and external audiences 

  • Work closely with engineering teams to iterate on early-stage products 

  • Work with users to define and iterate on UX and UI 

  • Work with external third parties to assess partnership opportunities

Minimum qualifications:

  • Experience creating strategic product roadmaps from conception to launch and working with cross-functional teams 

  • Strong understanding of the software development process, experience with a variety of methodologies, and an appreciation of the tradeoffs involved with different approaches 

  • Experience driving product vision, go-to-market strategy, and design discussions 

  • Ability to influence multiple stakeholders without direct authority 

  • Passion for Bitcoin and Lightning and an understanding of the technology, community, and ecosystem

Preferred qualifications: 

  • Bachelors or advanced degree in a technical field or equivalent experience 

  • Experience in a Product Management, Engineering or Technology Strategy role 

  • Knowledge of multiple functional areas such as Product Management, Engineering, UX/UI, Sales, Customer Support, Finance or Marketing 

  • Experience building Bitcoin or Lightning products or services

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