Product Manager at BlueVine
Redwood City, CA, US

Small business success begins with better banking. That’s where we come in. BlueVine  is a leader in small business banking - providing smart, fast and easy-to-use solutions specifically designed with small business owners in mind. We’ve helped  20,000+ businesses since we started in 2013, funding more than $2.5 billion in working capital through our pioneering online platform. Headquartered in Redwood City, CA (across the RWC CalTrain station), BlueVine is backed by leading investors including Menlo Ventures, Lightspeed Ventures, Citi Ventures, SVB Financial, Nationwide Insurance, M12 (Microsoft’s Venture Arm).

 

We are growing and we are growing fast. We are looking for a talented, enthusiastic and dedicated person to join BlueVine’s  Product Management team and help us launch exciting new features and products that drive real value for our customers. We live by the following values and are looking for people who can espouse the same. Make it simple, Move Fast, Push boundaries, Win Together and Constantly Learn.

WHAT YOU'LL DO:

·         You’ll be responsible for building sophisticated financial products and platforms including our next generation of internal transactional database and reporting platforms

·         Work closely with Finance and R&D to deliver a world-class platform automating our accounting processes

·         Identify the business case for new products and features as well as the enhancement of existing ones through analytics, customer interaction, and feedback from internal stakeholders

·         Define the business as well as technical specifications for new products and features

·         Write clear and concise product specs, features cards, and other product documentation

·         Guide and work closely with engineering teams throughout the development process to verify all products comply with guidelines and specifications

·         Prioritize features and develop appropriate phasing and roll-out plans

·         Drive success for the feature/ product post roll-out

WHAT WE LOOK FOR:

·         4 years experience as a Product Manager in the consumer or SMB space

·         Strong preference to candidates who have built accounting technology products and understanding financial systems

·         Demonstrated track record of launching multiple successful products and features across multiple releases

·         A self-starter with a bias to action, who is able to move projects forward and lead a cross-functional team towards product solutions

·         Exceptional communication and organizational skills and ability to interact with diverse groups of technical and non-technical stakeholders

·         Exceptional analytical skills, including demonstrated ability to use data analysis and A/B testing to improve customer experiences

·         Experience managing complex projects with limited resources and competing priorities

·         BS in computer science, engineering or a related technical field

·         Experience with SQL, data modeling, ETL technologies and databases

·         Experience working with money movement systems, and/or financial accounting processes such as transactional data, reconciliation, accounting reports and yearly audit preferred

·         MBA is a plus

BENEFITS & PERKS:

·         Receive over $1,000 annually for a wellness benefit of your choice

·         Free commuter benefits - CalTrain passes for SF employees and a monthly parking allowance for SF/NJ employees

·         Weekly catered lunches

·         Unlimited snacks in fully stocked kitchens

·         Generous PTO and holidays

·         Excellent health coverage and life insurance benefits

·         Generous, paid parental leave which covers up to 15 weeks

·         Pet-friendly offices