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Product Manager (All Levels Welcome)

OAK Network

OAK Network

San Francisco, CA, USA · Remote
Posted on Thursday, June 13, 2024

Our Mission: At OAK Network, we're a dynamic team of passionate builders dedicated to making cryptocurrency and decentralized finance (DeFi) accessible to everyone. We value clear, readable code as we believe in its frequent usage over its creation. We encourage individuals from diverse backgrounds to join us. Whether you're new to blockchain or a seasoned expert, we have a place for you to grow and contribute to the future of technology.

About OAK Network

OAK Network stands as a pioneering layer-1 blockchain, striving to be the 'Stripe of web3'. We're focused on establishing ourselves as the leading blockchain infra for automated payments and DeFi. Having secured $10 million from two funding rounds, led by Greylock, Electric Capital, and Foundation Capital, we've not only obtained a Polkadot parachain slot in 2022 but have also become a frontrunner in decentralized payment automation. Our strategic alliances with Polkadot, Moonbeam, and Astar enable us to launch innovative cross-chain automation products tailored for decentralized exchanges (DEXes).

About the role

This is a highly technical role, that requires both strong computer science and communication skills. As part of our engineering team, you'll lead in developing product & API specifications, liaising with technical partners for integration plans, and engaging with end-users for their queries and feedback.

Key Responsibilities

  • Master the API design of OAK automation and cross-chain messaging protocol.

  • Craft detailed product specs to clearly convey concepts to developers building on our platform.

  • Manage and streamline the integration process for connecting with other blockchains.

  • Assist developers in integrating our automation services, such as recurring payment.

  • Work closely with the founder to transform product roadmapinto tangible engineering plans.

  • Monitor and communicate progress towards product milestones using tools like Jira, GitHub Projects, and Notion.

What We're Looking For

  • A strong background in Computer Science, Mathematics or related fields.

  • A minimum of 2 years of professional experience in a tech company.

  • Preferably located in San Francisco or the Bay Area.

  • A quick and adaptable learner, able to take on multiple roles.

  • Deep passion for blockchain technology

  • Proactive and self-motivated, with effective communication skills in English.

What we offer

  • Competitive compensation package with cash and token shares.

  • An empowering, transparent, and collaborative work environment.

  • Medical, vision and dental coverage in the U.S.

  • Paid time off and sick leave policies.

  • Exciting team off-sites and participation in crypto conferences.

  • A focus on continuous learning and development.

Our Values

At OAK Network, we foster a culture where engineers are deeply involved in product development – understanding the 'why' behind decisions, engaging with users, and participating in design processes. We emphasize prototyping, market testing, and iterative development. Our team is driven by a desire to solve user problems with empathy and innovative technology, constantly seeking to create remarkable experiences.