Product Manager


3 weeks ago


Your Role:

The Product team at Alpaca is looking for a Product Manager to define and drive new product initiatives and manage a portfolio of existing products. In this role you will own the product and articulate unmet customerโ€™s needs. The product management team at Alpaca is a small group of people with an intelligent and innovative mindset.

The Product team is 100% distributed and remote.ย  This role will report directly to the CPO.

Things You Get To Do:

  • Understand the users and customers by listening to their stories and shape it into the product.
  • Analyze market and business opportunities and define objectives and success criteria.
  • Deliver the clarity of the product to ensure the teams build the right product in the right priority.
  • Drive product roadmaps, plans, and deliver quality products.
  • Understand the constraints and flexibility of the financial business and think out of the box.
  • Own end-to-end product lifecycle, from ideation to go-to-market, and ensure the product delivers the intended values.
  • Report quantified progress and values that products deliver to the right stakeholders including executive leadership.

Who You Are (Must-Haves):

  • Excited about what Alpaca is building!
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent 5+ years of experience in Product Management, Engineering, Consulting, and/or starting a start-up
  • Demonstrated interest/experience in FinTech andย  relevant financial services/capital markets, especially trading realm
  • Experience with scripting (Ruby, Python, Javascript, etc.) and analytical skills using SQL & BI tools
  • Strong communication skills and highly collaborative working with teams virtually
  • Business acumen to understand trade-offs between stakeholders and technology feasibility with time & budget constraints
  • Core hours follow US market hours: 9-5 eastern time

Who You Might Be (Nice-to-Haves):

  • Experience and background working on and developing core trading products is a plus
  • Technical background working with APIs