Azlo is a new fintech company that helps small business owners and freelancers pay, get paid, and manage their money. We offer smart, hassle-free digital tools (including free business checking accounts) that help our customers spend less time managing their finances and more time doing what they love.
We’re on a mission to transform small business banking and unlock opportunities for a new generation of digital entrepreneurs! We are seeking a VP of Product to drive this vision and oversee Azlo’s Product & Design strategy, team, and roadmap.
What you’ll do
Define and own Alzo product vision.
Develop and prioritize a product and design roadmap to execute this strategy.
Lead, develop, and recruit a distributed and growing team of innovative product managers and designers.
Consistently and predictably deliver high-quality product, that balances customer needs and company goals.
Enable our Design Team to craft an intuitive and customer-centric user experience.
Build and continuously optimize scalable processes, systems, and standards.
Set and drive an outcome-oriented pace and release schedule with the product and design team.
Collaborate with internal partners across departments in order to execute vision and ship product.
Stay on top of industry trends and continuously identify opportunities to improve our product position.
Identify and form relationships with potential vendors or partners.
What you’ll bring
10+ years in digital product. Strong preference for background in banking, payments, or other financial services.
Experience in tech/software development and deep knowledge of agile, best practices and design principles.
Proven ability to build, manage, and lead distributed product and design teams in scaling-phase companies.
Excellent change management and communication skills; a demonstrated ability to align peers, product managers, designers, and other partners around a shared vision.
Demonstrated success in creating and delivering solutions that ensure the ability to build for scale and meet customer needs.
An entrepreneurial attitude and the ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, on multiple concurrent projects where team members are based in multiple locations.
Able to quickly and effectively transition from a macro perspective into the details and day-to-day of the team.
Knowledge of small business landscape is highly preferred.
What we bring
High impact role in a rapidly growing, mission-based fintech company looking to make real change in the world.
A passionate team with decades of experience in finance, tech, and startups,
A mission to empower small business owners, and a mandate to do away with the old models of banking
Backing from a leading global bank with resources to support our growth.
Position can be based in Portland, Oregon or San Francisco, California.