Principal Product Manager
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
Business Strategy
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
Product
Requirements
  • 7-10 years of product management experience at a computationally heavy growth-stage or Big Tech company
  • Experience and interest in driving B2B product roadmaps
  • BA/BS in Economics, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, a related technical field, or equivalent practical experience
  • Experience bringing a new product from concept to launch to scale
  • Passion and aptitude for credit and financing-related economic concepts
Responsibilities
  • Lead product definition and drive the customer working backwards strategy
  • Drive product creation and work with cross-functional teams to build and iterate upon the product
  • Create and drive business strategy, including defining success metrics and executing optimizations
  • Create mechanisms to optimize the team’s efficiency and alignment
  • Conduct data analyses, research gaps in business reporting, and improve the quality of metrics related to the product
  • Project management, including capturing business and functional requirements, creating business justifications for product features and services, and tracking and reporting
  • Own executive reviews and contribute to broader team and organizational planning documents
  • Lead the product go-to-market process, user testing, and defining and managing program metrics
Desired Qualifications
  • MBA or Master's degree in Math, Engineering or Sciences
  • Experience in conducting customer interviews in the field
  • Experience in lending and/or auto industry