Technical Product Manager

New York City /
Reality Defender – Research /
Reality Defender (YC W22) is a rapidly growing technology startup building the future of deepfake detection technology. 

You will help product and project manage R&D and Engineering teams creating an AI-first state-of-the-art scalable platform that supports multiple AI and deep learning models processing thousands of user uploaded images, audio and videos per day in real time. 



    • Cross functional project management across research, data and engineering teams
    • Define and concretize product strategy that aligns with our mission and research vision
    • Identify and prioritize new opportunities and features to enhance the value proposition and user experience


    • Deeply understands ML/DL & software engineering agile product cycles.
    • Familiar with the AI ecosystem, challenges and opportunities of building and training AI systems.
    • Enjoy solving ambiguous and complex problems with data and research-oriented product iteration.
    • Excellent cross-functional collaboration skills, balancing needs across research, engineering, and biz-dev teams.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills to present to internal and external stakeholders.
    • 2-3 years of industry experience.
    • Opportunity to grow into a senior role.


    • Attention to Detail — Requires being careful about detail and thorough in completing tasks.
    • Analytical Thinking — Requires analyzing information and using logic to address work-related issues and problems.
    • Independence — Requires developing one's own ways of doing things, guiding oneself with little or no supervision, and depending on oneself to get things done.
    • Initiative — Requires a willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges.
    • Achievement/Effort — Requires establishing and maintaining personally challenging achievement goals and exerting effort toward mastering tasks.

Lines of communications

    • The position reports into the executive team.