Technical Product Manager

Calgary, AB /
Harvest Builders – OneVest /
Full-time
OneVest is an exciting new FinTech company in the wealth management space. The industry is still dominated by the large incumbents, who overcharge and underdeliver. We believe every Canadian should have access to sophisticated wealth services at a reasonable price.  

The ambitious founding team of this venture have previously served as founders, leaders and early employees at several pioneering startups, technology firms and banking leaders such as SkipTheDishes, Shopify, OnDeck, IHS Markit, TD Securities, BMO Capital Markets, Element AI, Kudos and Ritual.  

We are looking for a full-time Product Manager to join our small team in Calgary to help us build the foundations of the company.  By participating in the employee stock ownership plan, you’re also invested in the success of its future. Here, you’ll get to own projects from inception through to deployment.

What you'll be doing:

    • Become the expert in a product or domain at one of Canada’s fastest-growing fintech companies
    • Help build a cutting-edge micro-services architecture following best-in-industry patterns’
    • Turn a high-level product vision into an actionable plan of milestones, epics, and stories
    • Shape, promote, and implement the long-term vision for your product
    • Champion an iterative release process that delivers value frequently and rapidly
    • Be a proxy for the customer, answer product questions, and make day to day product decisions
    • Own the execution of your team's projects; excel at grooming a product backlog, release management, and holding yourself and others accountable
    • Be a constant source of positivity, inspiration, and vision that keeps others on track and operating at their best

Who we're looking for:

    • A minimum of 4 years experience working with technical products, designers, and software development teams
    • Comfort working with cloud-based infrastructure such as Amazon AWS (or similar)
    • Strong knowledge of our tech stack (or similar technologies); excitement to learn
    • Prior start-up or product experience, management consulting, product design or engineering background
    • Humble hard workers willing to roll up their sleeves to learn about our customers and help move the needle at a startup
    • Excellent organizers who can execute high-value projects with multiple stakeholders, while dealing with competing priorities

What will help you suceed:

    • Comfortable in an entrepreneurial, self-starting environment as well as working independently and in fast-paced teams
    • Knowledge of the current tech ecosystem, state of the art, trends and announcements
    • Passion for building world-class products with a world-class team