MK Decision

Product Manager

San Diego, Product

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Job Description

We are looking for a superstar! MK’s Product Managers are responsible for managing the business requirements of MK products. Product Managers work closely with user experience designers, business analysts, software engineers, and stakeholders to fulfill deliverables of MK’s existing customer contracts and product vision. You must be skilled at getting high performance and thoughtfulness out of teams to turn ideas into executable project plans for Product teams. A passion for actively keeping teams motivated, resolving conflicts, and assisting with difficult decisions is required. You will spend a significant amount of your time studying and detailing industry best practices and gathering product requirements.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Drive MK’s Product Team operational excellence
    • Identify and remove obstacles to improve processes and approach to team efficiency
    • Set up product plans and repeatable project management routines for Product with agile, prioritized phases
    • Translate requirements into features with time/cost estimations
    • Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule, and costs
    • Manage end-to-end product plans and ensure on-time delivery
    • Perform risk management to minimize product risks
  • Create screen outlines and product documentation
    • Write Business Process Stories for MK’s Products
    • Design user interfaces with Figma
  • Manage Product Team and provide mentorship through Leadership 1:1s with teammates
  • Collaborate with Engineering teams and relevant stakeholders to scope, design, and launch new features
    • Conduct a gap analysis between new feature requirements and MK’s existing systems
    • Conduct market research and identify opportunities for product growth
  • Measure Key Performance Indicator (KPIs) using data analytics systems, tools, and techniques

Qualifications and Skills:

  • 5+ years of experience as a product manager in the FinTech sector
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Superb organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • Professional background in business, management, budgeting, and analysis
  • Proficiency managing product roadmaps and teams in a project management tool.
  • Professional experience using Figma and prototyping.
  • Experience maintaining vendor relationships with identity verification providers, credit bureaus, and financial institutions
  • Is proficient with G-Suite (Gmail, Drive, Docs, Sheets, Forms, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • Product Management experience with digital account opening and/or loan origination platforms with banks or credit unions.
  • Technical background, with understanding or hands-on experience in software development, common full-stack languages (Java, Groovy, Kotlin, Python, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, etc.), and web technologies
  • PMP, PRINCE II, or Scrum Master certification
  • Educational background in: computer science, engineering for technical project managers, banking or finance.
  • Ability to influence and drive change. Have effective project management, problem-solving and analysis skills, combined with developed business judgment.
  • Is located in San Diego
  • Has the ability to travel

At MK, we're looking for people with drive, integrity, and humility. You are encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. We welcome critical thinkers who are comfortable challenging the status quo. Join MK.

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Product Manager