Head of Product
Posted on 11/12/2022

11-50 employees

Smart contract development security platform
Company Overview
OpenZeppelin’s mission is to provide security solutions for the decentralized ecosystem, and the Ethereum blockchain which faces the challenge of being able to scale while remaining decentralized, secure, and affordable for users. The company is committed to protecting the open economy, OpenZeppelin safeguards tens of billions of dollars in funds for leading crypto organizations including Coinbase, Ethereum Foundation, and many others.
Experience Level
  • 5+ years full-time experience at a top technology or security company
  • Startup experience
  • Technical background such as a degree in Engineering or Computer Science
  • Deep care in building technical software products. Experience managing such products from conception to launch
  • Excellent organization, execution and project management skills, data driven approach to product decisions
  • Experience writing documentation or producing other content to synthesize technical concepts and communicating them in a clear, simple way
  • Passion for DeFi and web3 along with enthusiasm for understanding complex concept
  • Open Source experience, either working at an open source company, as a creator of an open source project and community or as a contributor to a popular open source project
  • Common sense, low ego, empathy, and excellent communication skills
  • Lead the product vision and strategy for OpenZeppelin's DevSecOps Platform to drive user adoption and business impact
  • Develop a solid understanding of the customer needs and transform them into actionable requirements for the development team
  • Work with development and UI design teams on feasibility, timing, and blockers to meet deadlines and expectations
  • Execute and align on a vision, launch and maintain a market validated product at scale
  • Establish the KPIs, systems, and processes to define clear priorities
  • Develop roadmaps, report on progress, prevent and overcome blockers while tracking and contributing to product continuous improvement programs
  • Help architect and implement novel DevSecOps solutions and processes
  • Evaluate product feedback and industry data to inform product strategy using data
  • Hire and lead a world class Product management team
  • Coordinate actions across the whole organization to enable Product success
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in a managed service or consulting business
  • Experience in Web3 project or company
  • Have a mix of technical and business experience