Product Owner
Posted on 11/30/2023
INACTIVE
Billd

51-200 employees

Financing solution for commercial subcontractors' payment cycles
Company Overview
Billd is a pioneering company in the construction industry, addressing the long-standing issue of supply chain finance by offering commercial subcontractors financing terms that align with their payment cycles. Their flagship product, which provides 120-day terms on material purchases, empowers subcontractors to enhance their cash flow, enabling them to undertake larger projects, expedite project completion, and expand their business. This unique approach to financing not only supports subcontractors in covering upfront costs for new projects but also provides immediate access to funds to meet business needs, positioning Billd as a leader in the industry.
Real Estate

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$216.6M

Founded

2018

Headquarters

Austin, Texas

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

10%

2 year growth

32%
Locations
Austin, TX, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Communications
Salesforce
JIRA
SCRUM
CategoriesNew
Product
Requirements
  • 1-3 years of experience in a product owner or technology delivery role writing business and technical requirements
  • Experience writing tickets and managing a product backlog in project management tools such as Jira
  • Ability to understand and explain complex topics, and bridge the gap between technical and non-technical teams
  • Careful attention to detail, while never losing sight of the big picture
  • Strong sense of responsibility and project management; driving initiatives from inception to completion while managing stakeholder expectations
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and influence small teams of engineers towards a common goal
  • Impeccable follow through. You do what you say and say what you do
  • Natural curiosity in fintech and revolutionizing the construction industry
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with Salesforce a plus
  • Familiarity with agile and scrum methodologies a plus
Responsibilities
  • Develop detailed requirements for new features and functionalities, ensuring they are clearly understood by relevant business and technical teams
  • Collaborate with stakeholders throughout the organization to build technology solutions to meet current and future business needs
  • Define clear acceptance criteria for new releases, working closely with QA to ensure they are understood and properly incorporated into the testing process
  • Maintain an organized and up-to-date product backlog, ensuring that it is prioritized according to business objectives, product roadmap, and stakeholder expectations
  • Facilitate grooming sessions within the agile scrum team to ensure the engineering team has a clear understanding of the requirements prior to technical delivery
  • Identify roadblocks and bottlenecks, working closely with technical teams to address and resolve issues in a timely manner
  • Prioritize and triage incoming requests for new features, functionalities, and bug fixes based on impact, urgency and alignment with business goals, using a systematic approach
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for the delivery of new releases to the platform, ensuring all relevant stakeholders are informed, aligned and trained appropriately
  • Ensure documentation is up to date in order to establish a common understanding of our technology platforms’ functionality
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with Salesforce
  • Familiarity with agile and scrum methodologies