Director of Product

New York, New York
Product Management
Full-time
As a Director of Product at Originate, you will lead product development projects, acting as the critical, central hub between project team members, our partners, and Originate executive management.

You will play a key role in shaping products in a diverse range of industries and explore the application of cutting-edge technology to meet customer needs. Every project at Originate will challenge you to apply your product management expertise to develop solutions for new audiences, businesses, and technologies.

Responsibilities

    • Work with current and potential partners to define new products and opportunities
    • Perform user testing and research to deeply understand the end user’s needs
    • Apply research, analytics, and intuition to determine product direction
    • Successfully manage projects within time and budget constraints
    • Lead workshops and meetings with stakeholders and team members to accomplish project goals
    • Lead engineering and design teams to create products in an Agile work environment
    • Lead Quality team members and perform product testing as needed
    • Work with Originate executive management on a variety of initiatives to help the company grow

Required skills and experience

    • At least 5+ years of product management experience with B2C and/or B2B products. Bonus points if you have worked with both!
    • Experience and desire to manage and mentor product managers Experience drafting proposals and managing partner relationships.
    • Passion for developing innovative web and mobile products from idea to launchAbility to explain complex concepts clearly to technical and non-technical audiences.
    • Ability to balance responsibilities on multiple project initiatives at once.
    • Experience working collaboratively with engineers and designers to create digital products.
    • Positive attitude and solution-driven mindset.
    • Empathetic team player who assumes positive intentions.
    • Extremely organized and focused on the high value outcomes.
    • Very high standards for your work

If you think you would be a good fit, we'd love to hear from you!