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Full-Time

Director of Product

Posted on 6/14/2024

Lightspark

Lightspark

11-50 employees

Enables low-cost global real-time payments

Financial Services
Crypto & Web3

Expert

Culver City, CA, USA

Category
Product Management
Product Operations
Product Strategy
Product
Required Skills
Market Research
Communications
Requirements
  • 10+ years of experience as a Product Manager
  • 5+ years in the digital payments space
  • Computer Science background is ideal but not required
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong technical expertise in designing and developing complex platform, APIs, and SDKs
  • Strong understanding of software development lifecycle
  • Experience working cross functionally with senior leaders including the CEO or C Suite
  • Proven track record of delivering successful products from zero to one
  • Experience communicating effectively with both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience working independently and a strong sense of ownership
  • Passion for innovation and a desire to make a meaningful impact in the financial technology space
  • Genuine interest in Lightspark's mission and values
  • Living in, or willing to relocate, to Los Angeles, CA
Responsibilities
  • Define a strategic vision for payment products and the long-term roadmap
  • Define and document product requirements, user journeys, and money flows
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams for successful product development
  • Conduct market research to identify customer pain points and opportunities
  • Prioritize product requirements based on feedback and analysis
  • Own and maintain a product backlog to support the strategic roadmap
  • Ensure reliability and performance of the platform
  • Contribute to product documentation and go-to-market strategies

Lightspark offers a specialized gateway to the Lightning Network, aimed at fostering global, low-cost, real-time payments for enterprises. The opportunity to work with cutting-edge API and SDK technologies that empower businesses to innovate in the payments space makes this company a great choice. As leaders in facilitating seamless payment integrations, they provide a dynamic and technically enriching environment for professionals passionate about financial technology.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$175M

Headquarters

Los Angeles, California

Founded

2022

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

66%

2 year growth

257%