DEX Product Owner
Posted on 3/29/2024
Gala Games

1-10 employees

Develops stable cell lines for biopharmaceutical protein production
Company Overview
Gala Biotech Inc., a subsidiary of Catalent Pharma Solutions, stands out for its proprietary GPEx® technology, which expedites the creation of stable, high-expressing mammalian cell lines for a broad spectrum of gene products, thereby accelerating the development of new therapeutic proteins. The company's culture is deeply rooted in scientific excellence, as evidenced by its team of over 40 professionals, including 16 PhDs, who possess expertise in diverse fields such as molecular biology, vector biology, and biopharmaceutical manufacturing. With a dedicated 43,000 square-foot facility for GPEx®-based cell line development and cGMP-compliant protein production, Gala Biotech is well-positioned to meet the production challenges associated with new therapeutic proteins, demonstrating its industry leadership.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$32M

Founded

1996

Headquarters

Middleton, Wisconsin

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

0%
Locations
San Rafael, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Market Research
Communications
Wireframe
CategoriesNew
Product Management
Product Research
Product
Requirements
  • 5+ years of product manager/owner experience and knowledge of developing a product through its entire lifecycle, including agile development practices.
  • 2+ years of experience as a product manager or owner in the crypto space with a proven track record of taking products from ideation to launch
  • Deep domain expertise in DeFi, including market trends. Experience relating to derivatives products like perpetuals, lending/borrowing products, LP/MM dynamics, yield strategies, and products, etc.
  • Experience with trading systems such as exchanges, Dex’s, perpetuals trading, with a deep understanding of how they work.
  • Solid product research skills and a desire to create cool, innovative ideas. Excellent communication and organizational skills and experience working in a globally distributed team.
  • Strong understanding of math and finance
  • A technical background allowing you to work closely with engineering
  • Skills at understanding complex problems and distilling them into simpler, straightforward descriptions
  • Self-motivated, stellar work ethic, fun collaborator
  • Excited by problem-solving
Responsibilities
  • Manage multiple products that vary from low to medium degrees of strategy, scope, and complexity. Defining the requirements and roadmaps
  • Monitor and maintain product health, supporting long-term product viability and efficiency, balancing long and short-term costs with desired outcomes.
  • Contribute to the creation of product vision and alignment with strategic priorities.
  • Work daily with your team to clarify business requirements, align development, remove roadblocks, communicate, and support alignment around product strategy.
  • Set expectations with stakeholders for delivering new capabilities, features, and functionalities and communicate value to be delivered in each iteration based on team capacity.
  • Translating the leadership team’s strategic direction into current product features
  • Analyze feasibility, cost of delay ramifications, economies, or other aspects of planned or potential changes to the product.
  • Own and maintain product backlogs, being accountable for content, prioritization, and acceptance criteria.
  • Accountable for clear, actionable user stories. Set priorities and actively participate in quarterly planning.
  • Understand regulatory, compliance, and other industry constraints on the products and prioritize accordingly.
  • Negotiate with immediate squads/teams to ensure priorities are aligned in a portfolio.
  • Writing specifications, wireframe
  • Leading project execution from design to production roll-out
  • Conducting product and market research to discover new trends and opportunities in the DeFi and crypto trading space
  • Assessing current competitor offerings, seeking opportunities for differentiation
  • Defining methodologies for analyzing user engagement and usage, then Analyze areas of improvement by studying user behavior and engaging with the community