Senior Product Manager
Personal Loans
Updated on 2/16/2024
Upstart

1,001-5,000 employees

AI lending marketplace connecting consumers to banks
Company Overview
Upstart, a leading AI lending marketplace, offers a unique work environment that emphasizes digital-first operations, allowing employees to work from anywhere in the U.S. The company's AI models and cloud applications provide a competitive edge by enabling lenders to approve more borrowers at lower rates, resulting in an 80% instant approval rate. Upstart's commitment to improving credit accessibility, demonstrated through their diverse loan offerings, positions them as an industry leader in the financial technology sector.
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Financial Services

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$244.1M

Founded

2012

Headquarters

San Mateo, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

-7%

2 year growth

14%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Sales
UI/UX Design
Marketing
CategoriesNew
Product
Requirements
  • BA/BS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, a related technical field, or equivalent practical experience
  • 4-10 years of product management experience
  • Passion and aptitude for credit and financing-related economic concepts
Responsibilities
  • Identify market opportunities and define product vision and strategy for Upstart’s core customer
  • Scrutinize the performance of our current application and identify ways to improve the experience
  • Manage KPIs and goal-setting for Personal Loans’ ongoing operations
  • Understand customer needs thoroughly; gather product requirements through quantitative and qualitative methods
  • Engage closely with the engineering team to help determine the best technical implementation methods as well as a reasonable implementation schedule
Desired Qualifications
  • Track record of building a successful product testing paradigm
  • Experience bringing teams together using Agile development methodology
  • Knowledge of multiple functional areas such as Product Management, Engineering, UX/UI, Sales Customer Support, Finance or Marketing; understanding of full funnel conversion best practices (e.g. distribution strategies, funnel conversion, operational go-to-market)
  • Experience building online finance products, and/or knowledge of the consumer finance market
  • MBA preferred