Head of Product

New York City /
Product /
Full-time
Axoni is a New York-based technology firm that specializes in multiparty workflows and infrastructure. Founded in 2013 by a team of distributed systems and capital markets experts, the company offers core data infrastructure, application development, and automation tools. Axoni’s technology is used across global capital markets by the world’s leading banks, asset managers, hedge funds, and infrastructure providers.

We are looking for a Head of Product to help align the company vision to our product roadmap. This role will sit in the center of our engineering and business teams, to help assess market needs and define our execution strategy. You’ll be working cross-functionally across teams to define, communicate and execute product roadmaps. We are looking for someone with a strong technical background, experience defining and shipping enterprise infrastructure products at scale. This role will report directly to the CEO and manage a small team of product managers.

Responsibilities

    • Drive the product roadmap across both our core Platform and all Client Applications 
    • Manage the execution of the entire product development lifecycle
    • Collaborate with our Business Team  team to define new features and functionality to meet market demands
    • Drive prioritization of large product initiatives to ensure development resources are focused on highest value items on the product roadmap
    • Evaluate market opportunities and utilize research to position products to meet business goals
    • Communicate strategy and roadmap to internal and client stakeholders 
    • Lead a team of product managers to deliver high quality output and create an environment of learning and growth
    • Dedicate yourself to understanding the market to manage product roadmaps and key metrics in support of the overall business strategy
    • Be a strong leader and member of our senior leadership team in driving company wide initiatives and objectives, and contributing to personal growth of all team members

Skills & Experience

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Computer Science or other related area
    • 10+ years demonstrated success bringing various products to market
    • 5+ years managing product teams
    • Experience developing SaaS or enterprise software Products and knowledge of product and architectural frameworks
    • Track record owning and driving product growth in highly competitive or complex markets
    • Experience managing teams across multiple related product lines
    • Possess strong commercial and business instincts, effectively serving as the general manager for a given product line
    • Analyze and articulate product market fit, product positioning and customer value to continuously manage through product development investments and tradeoffs
    • Experience in distributed ledger technology or cryptocurrency technology a plus but not required