Junior Product Manager at iCapital Network

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iCapital Network is seeking a Junior Product Manager to solve fun and complex problems focused on connecting investment advisors with alternative asset managers. You will be responsible for all aspects of product building from identifying unmet needs to defining requirements, writing user stories, developing project communication plan to testing product features. We live and breathe agile and deploy fast in order to learn and iterate quickly. As having fun while doing it is a big part of who we are so the ideal candidate will embrace a collaborative, multi-disciplinary team in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment.

Corporate Title: Associate

Responsibilities

  • Work with Design, Technology and other partners in scoping different solutions, writing user-stories and preparing the organization for product launches
  • Test and review online product upgrades to ensure flawless execution
  • Manage multiple concurrent requests and requirements
  • Monitor the performance of the product and continuously improve it through all the life-stages of a product
  • Maintain awareness of the competitive landscape from a business and legal / compliance perspective
  • Step outside the product realm when appropriate to contribute to the team and overall company mission

Candidate Profile

  • 2+ years of experience as a Product Manager in a fast-paced, agile environment
  • Ability to design a business process and explain the concepts behind it
  • Comfort with leveraging SQL data and understanding of UX design concepts and principles
  • Strong technical background and understanding; ability to construct wireframes and design user experiences while understanding basic API functionalities
  • Strong interpersonal skills and are capable of building relationships to gain buy in and achieve business results
  • History of customer centric focus with a knack for quick and thoughtful problem-solving
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills; proven ability to influence and communicate effectively
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • RailsLibraries
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • TerraformFrameworks
    • AnsibleFrameworks
    • DockerFrameworks
    • ElasticSearchDatabases
    • AWSDatabases
    • SketchDesign
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • HubSpotCRM
    • SalesforceCRM

Location

We are located by the historic NY Public Library Flagship & Bryant Park. Within the vicinity, there are variety of subway lines and bus stops.

An Insider's view of iCapital Network

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

At iCapital it is not difficult to maintain a healthy work life balance. There is no expectation from nor pressure ever applied by management to work long hours or when at home. Everyone is also encouraged to take full advantage of their PTO which is from four to five weeks each year. Having PTO requests approved is rarely an issue.

David

Vice President, Senior Full Stack Engineer

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

Good communication is at the heart of great teamwork. It helps us understand each other, build trust, and increase working efficiency.

Chao

Associate, Junior Full Stack Engineer

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

Leading a team or project, championing best practices in code quality and testing, and spiking on a new technology are a few examples. We regularly hold team lunches and developers are encouraged to present topics or get feedback on solutions. We're encouraged to work across teams and take ownership of initiatives that impact the engineering team.

Zach

Senior Vice President, Senior Engineer

How do you empower your team to be more creative?

The engineering team is organized around specific business and technology functions. Each team is fully responsible for their area from technical design, through development and ongoing production support. Teams operate autonomously with broad ability to inform technical direction and strategy, propose R&D projects and engage in career development.

Chris

Managing Director, Chief Technology Officer

What projects are you most excited about?

iCapital's growth in the last few years has given me new opportunities to work on new projects such as our own KMS encryption service and projects that have improved the performance of our main application. Beyond this, I'm looking forward to expanding our service architecture by incorporating more Node.js.

Juan

Vice President, Full Stack Engineer

What are iCapital Network Perks + Benefits

iCapital Network Benefits Overview

The iCapital Network team has come together to support the health and success of our employees, clients and communities.

We continue to stay connected and operate as a cohesive team despite our physical distance in a remote working environment. Each day at iCapital now starts with an “Opening Bell” email with updates from across the company, and we have implemented additional employee engagement activities including weekly virtual lunches, happy hours, and buddy check-ins to maintain our sense of connection and camaraderie.

We have also successfully welcomed more than 20 new employees in a transformed virtual hiring and onboarding process, providing incoming team members with the best possible experience from the time they first submit an application to iCapital.

iCapital’s Philanthropy Committee has been leading our company’s efforts to support organizations such as Northwell Health and City Harvest, which have been serving on the frontlines within our local communities.

Throughout this time, we remain focused on helping our clients meet their goals – their success is our success. It has never been more important to provide fully automated, digital solutions for our clients to help them conquer remote business operations.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Employees get free lunch on Friday.
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted Once per month.
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Mentorship program
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