Head of Product

Kabbage   •  

Atlanta, GA

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


Not Specified years

Posted 163 days ago

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Your mission:

Lead a technology-focused product team to create innovative products and drive the product development process as Kabbage scales from one product to many.

What you'll be doing:

  1. Lead the product management function for all core Kabbage product areas.
  2. Manage feature development with stakeholders and aligning all development activity to Kabbage goals and priorities.
  3. Practice lean Agile and ensuring product backlog grooming, prioritization and refinement across all teams. Create requirements. Measure and track results of initiatives.
  4. Successfully collaborate with teams and senior leaders from across Kabbage: Sales & Marketing, Legal, and especially Design and Engineering.
  5. Serve as the voice and ambassador of the product function and clearly communicating plans, priorities, and progress to Kabbage as a whole.
  6. Get deep into data. Evangelize the value of data and drive a data culture. Lead A/B testing and making product decisions based on results.

What we're looking for in you:

  • Creativity/Innovation: Generates new and innovative approaches to problems; open to new ways of doing things.
  • Proactivity: Resourceful, has grit, and a positive “can do” attitude; acts without being told what to do.
  • Follow-through: Follows-through on items without being managed.
  • Calm under pressure: Ability to navigate and lead the team through high-priority last minute requests and other high stress situations; Works well under high-pressure timelines.
  • Intelligence: Likes learning and learns quickly.
  • Team Builder: You are highly engaging. Bringing people together to work effectively.
  • Communication: A great communicator. Ability to speak clearly and with intent to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Entrepreneurial work style: Ability to make difficult decisions and take calculated risks. Able to recognize failure (fail-fast) and learn.
  • Pace: Experience working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Problem solving: Strong, proven problem-solving skills, and ability to drive solutions through to completion.
  • Ability to develop people: Coaches peoples in their current roles to improve performance, and prepares them for future roles.

What you should have:

  • Previous experience as a VP of Product at a SaaS or data company.
  • Experience in managing complex products through data driven decision making.
  • Experience partnering with engineering and design teams to define, build, and maintain products which are critical to growth, engagement, and retention.
  • Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies. Agile methodology strongly preferred.
  • Passion for FinTech, Kabbage, and global payments.

Bonus points:

  • Payments, credit card, or FinTech experience.