Product

Product Manager - Internal Platform

Remote | Full-time

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We believe the way people interact with their finances will drastically improve in the next few years. We’re dedicated to empowering this transformation by building the tools and infrastructure developers need to create their own products. Plaid powers the tools millions of people rely on to live a healthier financial life. We work with thousands of companies like Venmo and SoFi, several of the Fortune 500, and many of the largest banks to make it easy for people to connect their financial accounts to the apps and services they want to use. Plaid’s network covers 11,000 financial institutions across the US, Canada, UK and Europe. Founded in 2013, the company is headquartered in San Francisco with offices in New York, Salt Lake City, Washington D.C., London and Amsterdam.

Who We Are
The Internal Platform at Plaid enable’s our business to scale and accelerates product development by allowing our engineering teams to focus on building the future of financial services. It’s a deeply technical team responsible for the foundational building blocks that reduce the burden of infrastructure ownership at Plaid, including cloud services, developer tooling, data and machine learning platforms, domain abstractions, and common components across all product lines. 

The Challenge
We are looking for experienced Product Managers that will partner with engineering to build product roadmaps and specs for the infrastructure platform that powers Plaid. Your mission is to simplify and accelerate product development for all Plaids, by deeply understanding our internal customers and prioritizing the most important problems to solve. Product Management for Internal Platform is a brand new function and team, which means you’ll get to help shape our product culture and practices. If you’re looking for a deeply technical role that will have an outsized impact on the future of fintech, we’d love to talk to you!

What excites you:

  • Deeply understanding the needs of product development teams at Plaid
  • Driving vision and strategy across our infrastructure and software offerings
  • Developing roadmaps and specs that inform engineering on the most important problems to be solved
  • Partnering with engineering teams to deliver solutions across organizational boundaries
  • Building platforms that enable teams to build great products
  • Defining how we measure the success of our products 
  • Engaging with the industry on platform trends and innovation
  • Helping evolve our product culture, discipline, and practices

What excites us:

  • A deep understanding of platforms and creating building blocks for developers
  • Experience in successfully building and shipping technical products or platforms
  • Demonstrable understanding of infrastructure technologies at scale
  • Expertise in either cloud infrastructure, developer tooling, and/or data/ML platforms
  • Strong empathy for customers -- both businesses and end-users
  • Ability to communicate clearly to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • An ability to bring clarity to ambiguous situations involving complex tradeoffs
  • Comfort applying a combination of qualitative and quantitative methods to measure success
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Our culture is unique, and we tend to live by our principles, so it’s worth learning more about Plaid here

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Plaid is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, ethnicity, religion or religious belief, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, military or veteran status, disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state, and local laws. Plaid is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance with your application or interviews due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations@plaid.com.
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