Technical Product Manager

Routable


2 weeks ago

02/02/2020 10:22:57

Job type: Full-time

Hiring from: US only

Category: Product


What We’re Building

After creating custom payment systems in-house at previous companies and realizing the pain of keeping these ad-hoc solutions up to date, we started asking how other businesses were handling their business-to-business payment needs.

We spent 9 months conducting over 300 customer development interviews and came up with a framework to build the simplest way to send and receive B2B payments. Almost three years later, we have a product that we are proud of and a healthy list of happy customers, but we are really just getting started.

The Team You’re Joining

75% of our team knows how to code. We are passionate about our product and always strive to release the best, most usable interfaces, while not compromising on security and scale. You’ll get strong voices with decades of experience working in design, frontend (React and Redux), backend (Python/ Django) and QA.

Product Management at Routable

You would be our first product manager here at Routable. You will work with our design, QA and engineering teams to help shape our product development and engineering culture.

It’s a unique opportunity to influence how to build an amazing product that customers love.

Key Areas of Focus

  • Ramp up your expertise in the business payments domain to develop deep understanding and empathy for our customer’s pain points

  • Obtain comprehensive product knowledge

  • Develop a deep understanding around our business goals and how they correlate to our product roadmap

  • Prioritize the team’s deliverables, capture any dependencies, and highlight any potential roadblocks

  • Keep our product development team on track to hit our sprint objectives, by understanding any interdepencies, surfacing any blockers, and serving as a continuous feedback loop for the team

  • Own our product requirement documentation, keeping it comprehensive and up-to-date

  • Distill our product feature requirements into an actionable backlog of epics and tickets (JIRA)

  • Pair with our QA team to produce clearly defined acceptance criteria and tests for our product

  • Be a true champion of accurately scoping work

Who we’re looking for:

  • You love to build systems, processes and tools

  • You enjoy collaborating with teams across the organization

  • You love to support others, ultimately wanting the team to thrive

  • You are a quick learner, and hungry for product mastery

  • You are thrilled about working in a fast-paced start-up environment (you're not a 9-to-5-er)

Need to have:

  • 3+ years experience as a Technical Product Manager

  • 3+ years experience working with JIRA, or other product management tools

  • 3+ years experience analyzing product metrics, funnels and making data driven decisions

  • Experience with managing remote software development teams

  • An analytical mind and strong quantitative skills

  • Ability to thrive in an autonomous environment, and manage projects through to delivery

  • Strong product development lifecycle understanding

  • Strong people and project management skills

  • Empathy and the ability to connect with others on many levels

  • Sound business intuition and solid technical judgement in project planning and decision making

  • High oral and written communication proficiency

  • You’ve contributed code and/or design to a live product that serviced thousands of users

Nice to have:

  • Experience managing SaaS product development

  • Experience with financial products or services

  • You know how to code

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