Program Manager at Prosper Marketplace | Powderkeg

Location: San Francisco, CA OR Remote

Employment Type: Full-Time Employee

Team: Business Operations

About Us

Founded in 2005 as the first peer-to-peer marketplace lending platform in the U.S., Prosper was built on a simple idea: connect people who want to borrow money with those who want to invest. Since inception, Prosper has helped more than a million people gain access to affordable credit with over $20 billion in loans originated through its platform. Our mission is to help our customers advance their financial well-being through a variety of products including personal loans, home equity lines of credit (HELOC) and credit card. Our diverse culture rewards accountability and cross functional teamwork because we believe this encourages innovative thinking and helps us deliver on our mission.

We’re on a mission to hire the very best, and we are committed to creating exceptional employee experiences where everyone is respected and has access to equal opportunity. We realize that new ideas can come from everywhere. It is important to us that every hire connects with our vision, mission, and core values. Join a leading fintech company that’s democratizing finance for all!

About Our Operations Team

Rooted in our values, Prosper’s Operations team is driven by how we can improve the customer experience, always thinking there must be a better way. If you are looking for a mission driven company with a great culture, check us out! As a Prosper employee, you will have the opportunity to take ownership of your career - we offer learning opportunities and career development plans. Come join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential! Are you ready to Prosper?

Our Values

Diversity expands opportunities

_Collaboration creates better solutions _

Curiosity fuels our innovation

Integrity defines all our relationships

_Excellence leads to longevity _

_Simplicity guides our user experience _

Accountability at all levels drives results

COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

Prosper is continuing to grow our team during the COVID-19 pandemic, conducting fully remote hiring processes. Our philosophy as a business is to approach the COVID-19 situation with empathy and urgency. Prosper’s top priority is the health and safety of our employees and of the communities we serve, including our customers, partners, prospects, and candidates. ** In accordance with this priority, along with our legal responsibility to provide and maintain a workplace that is safe and free of known hazards, we have adopted a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy which requires all of our employees to receive vaccinations, unless they have an approved accommodation.**

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You will play a critical role in the Operations Program Management team. You will be responsible for managing cross-functional working groups focused on delivering a project on time and with Excellence. You must be passionate about problem-solving and believe in the power of collaboration. You must show that you can work effectively across technology and business functions. In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to work across all product lines and functions at Prosper.

Problems you will solve

  • Collaborate with stakeholders to clearly define the success metrics, deliverables, owners and milestones for a program.
  • Ensure that all the workstreams in a program are delivered on time and at high quality.
  • Capture, synthesize and provide requirements from Operations for any new features and processes needed to achieve a program’s goals.
  • Drive meetings and other forums necessary to keep the project team aligned on decisions and action items; ensure that issues are identified and resolved with urgency.
  • Capture, synthesize and provide requirements from Operations for new product features or business processes needed. Clearly communicate requirements to teams responsible for execution.
  • Independently develop and maintain reporting and dashboards to keep leadership and stakeholders informed.

About You

  • 3+ years of experience in Project/Program Management or Business Analyst role.
  • Demonstrated relevant experience in managing successful large, cross functional projects.
  • Self-driven and passionate about delivering on time, with a high bar for quality.
  • Outstanding collaborator, strong communicator and highly-organized
  • Stays calm and clear-thinking when things are not going as planned.
  • Demonstrated technical aptitude
  • Experience in financial services or fintech space preferred
  • Experience with Agile tools a plus




Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws.

Family & Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)

Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA)

_California applicants: please click here to view our California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) Notice for Applicants, which describes your rights under the CCPA: _

At Prosper, we're looking for people with passion, integrity, and a hunger to learn. We encourage you to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. Your unique skill set and diverse perspective will stand out and set you apart from other candidates. Prosper thrives with people who think outside of the box and aren't afraid to challenge the status quo. We invite you to join us on our mission to advance financial well-being.

Prosper is committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical​​​ condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law, including the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. Prosper will consider for employment qualified applicants who are non-US citizens and will provide green card sponsorship.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Program Manager
  • Company
    Prosper Marketplace
  • Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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