Senior Technical Product Manager

San Francisco /
Product /
About Pngme
Pngme offers unified financial data for 3.3 billion people. 

At Pngme, we believe everyone deserves equal access to finance. Our platform enables this by making the process of collecting, analyzing, and using financial data by financial institutions frictionless and simple. Banks, Fintechs, and Credit Bureaus use our platform to create innovative financial products for underserved people. Pngme is on a mission to give ownership of data back to people, thereby giving equal access to finance and enabling wealth creation for billions of people. 

We invest heavily in our employees and pride ourselves on our inclusive culture and ongoing professional development. We are backed by Octopus Ventures, Radical Ventures, Unshackled Ventures, Lateral Capital, EchoVC, as well as the inventor of Amazon Alexa and other renowned investors. We have team members and advisors from PayPal Ventures, Branch International, Juvo, and Layer6.

We are looking for the right product leader to scale Pngme by growing some of our most foundational data products. You will work cross-functionally across our Customer Data Platform, SDK, and API products, which are instrumental in building data-driven user experiences that are shaping the future of financial services. 

As a Senior Product Manager you will

    • Work with senior management to create and execute on the product roadmap by working across multiple functions
    • Develop a deep understanding and empathy for our customers and use this knowledge to identify and solve problems
    • Use or commission market research, usability studies, and focus groups to identify benchmarks and build business cases for solving customer problems
    • Lead product managers and coordinate cross-functional teams
    • Work closely with software engineers to ensure products and releases are launched correctly and on schedule
    • Make creative recommendations to expand product base and vision and suggest ways to track product use and impact on end-users
    • Produce and review product requirements documents, wireframes, prototypes and write specifications for new features and changes
    • Create intuitive, clean, and user-friendly product experiences in our Customer Data Platform and mobile SDK
    • Deliver customer value iteratively, manage products through various launch phases and follow-on releases, and ensure high return on development capacity
    • Build scalable processes to consistently deliver quality, including managing reliable QA test planning and methodologies
    • Write customer-focused product specs and define and track success metrics for all projects
    • Prioritize product enhancements & triage bugs
    • Leverage data analysis skills to research difficult or ambiguous problems, leading cross-disciplinary teams where necessary and communicating recommendations to senior leadership
    • Engage with customers to identify key product issues in market; solicit feedback on the product roadmap

We’re looking for candidates who

    • Love to work with others and work on creative solutions to an array of challenges
    • Love to work in a remote-first environment with a high level of autonomy and self-organization
    • Have the willingness to do whatever it takes to deliver products that delight!
    • Thrive in ambiguity. You’re comfortable regardless of whether you don’t yet have enough information or have a mountain of competing data and asks
    • Are both creative and collaborative
    • Are skilled communicators to both technical and non-technical audiences, with the ability to lead cross-functional teams across engineering, design, and go-to-market
    • Evaluate business, user, and customer needs when making decisions
    • Have experience with early exploratory research through delivering web and mobile products
    • Strategically decide how to allocate time to deliver minimum viable products
    • Adept at defining a product vision and translating it into actionable plans
    • Self-motivated and goal-oriented individual with excellent organizational skills -- entrepreneurial experience is a plus
    • 5+ years experience. Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in design-related discipline (preferred, but not required)
    • Bonus: experience with design systems and fintech (extra points for relevant emerging markets experience)

Why you will love Pngme

    • Remote and collaborative international and multicultural team
    • We love trying new things that allow us to optimize our processes
    • We are empathetic and love listening to our customers / users
    • We are always shipping solutions and working as a team
    • A work environment that provides support and independence. You are not expected to know everything, but you want to learn it all
    • Work on products that have high impact on people's lives in Africa
Salary Range: $170,000 - $200,000 + Benefits and Stock Options