Product Manager, Trade Execution - Cryptowatch

  • Kraken
  • Remote
  • Mar 04, 2021
Full time Engineering Product

Job Description

Help us scale Cryptowatch, Kraken's professional charting and trading platform. Cryptowatch has grown organically from a tiny weekend project to a popular real-time cryptocurrency charting and trading platform which people rely on all over the world. We are seeking talented individuals to help us expand the product in new directions. There's rarely a boring day in crypto, and we're looking for people who want to be part of this exciting ecosystem!


About the Role:You will be in charge of the Cryptowatch Trading Platform, a subset of Cryptowatch which refers to our trading interface and portfolio management interface. You will be acting as “CEO” for these products. You will work with a team to develop a compelling platform for trade execution, position management, and performance analysis that works across multiple venues.
Your performance will be evaluated by the growth and retention of traders on the platform, and the team’s success in generating revenue off that activity. 

Responsibilities

  • Work with a global, remote team of designers, engineers, and project managers to deliver a best in class crypto trading platform
  • Lead a culture of customer focus by communicating and building rapport with customers and being the voice of the customer throughout the product development process.
  • Perform competitive analysis
  • Develop product strategy and roadmap using input from customers, internal stakeholders, and competitive analysis
  • Own and prioritize the product backlog including the creation of relevant documents (epics, stories, scope docs, etc)
  • Monitor and report on the performance of the trading platform using KPIs

Requirements

  • Previous experience as an active trader
  • Familiarity with the crypto trading ecosystem
  • Minimum 2 years experience in product management or product design
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Self-starter, with a passion for both learning and teaching
  • Knowledge of project and workstream management tools such as Confluence and Jira
  • Thrive in a fast paced environment, using your organizational skills to always keep team goals in focus

A strong candidate will also:

  • Have experience with charting tools
  • Have experience specifically trading crypto