Product Manager at Payactiv | Powderkeg

Location: San Jose, California

Employment Type: Full Time

Team: Product

Who we are…

We are Payactiv, a FinTech company in the heart of Silicon Valley, devoted to giving workers access to their earned wages when they need them. Payactiv is the pioneer and industry leader in Earned Wage Access. We are the only Certified B Corporation and Public Benefit Corporation in our industry. Our app provides millions with financial services that help them avoid debt, manage their finances, and regain flexibility to pay for things on their own schedule.

This position will report directly to our VP of Product in San Jose. Remote candidates will be considered.

What You’ll Do

Shape the structure and direction of new and existing product lines and lead the development and execution of strategic product plans for key initiatives. Accountable for achieving specific goals for each product, including evaluating product performance, and identifying innovations to address customer needs and improve product performance in the market.

If you enjoy creating digital technology products and are able to conceptualize and take products to a finish line, come join the team developing the next generation of financial wellness products. You will thrive in this job if you have a knack for identifying problems and their solutions and taking the solution to the finish line. This is a great opportunity for a Product Manager with financial industry experience to quickly grow into a Director level role.

We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being the reason millions of people find a brighter financial future with Payactiv.

How You’ll Do It...

  • Identify sources, monitor, analyze and interpret key product performance metrics including financials, network volumes, other key statistics, and internal/external customer feedback trends, then develop and communicate findings and make strategic and tactical recommendations for performance improvements.
  • Define and execute strategic product roadmaps to build new products, enhance existing products or improve performance.
  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to develop strategies and methodologies to onboard new partners and users.
  • Track and understand industry trends, research findings, and competitive innovations.
  • Serve as product management business lead on cross-functional teams, including internal departments such as sales, operations, legal, marketing, finance, technology in the evaluation, development, management, and/or enhancement of assigned products and/or programs.

Qualifications You’ll Need...

  • 5+ years of experience in Product Management or related field
  • BS in computer science, engineering, or a related technical field. MBA is a plus
  • In lieu of a degree, 10+ years of experience in card payments, network, acquiring, issuing, mobile technologies, digital payments, or related fields, including product management experience
  • 2+ years of experience in Fintech platforms, start-ups, or related field
  • 2+ years of experience in managing client-facing FinTech, banking, or HR/payroll applications.
  • 1+ year of Program or project management experience or record of delivering a program/project using a product roadmap tool such as or Confluence
  • Certifications such as PMP, Six Sigma, and/or Pragmatic Product Marketing
  • Experience in conceptualizing and developing technology-based products in security and authentication, transactions, and digital savings and payments

What we offer:

· Fully paid health, dental and vision insurance

· 401K, traditional and Roth

· Tuition Assistance or Tuition Reimbursement

· Monthly Gym Reimbursement

· Paid time off to volunteer

· Paid Family Leave (California)

· Paid Vacations

· Complimentary office lunches

· Opportunity to grow

· Opportunity to work with a great team committed to making a difference.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Product Manager
  • Company
  • Location
    San Jose, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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