Principal Product Manager
Tax Products
Posted on 10/19/2023
Symmetry Software

51-200 employees

Provides accurate payroll APIs and tax solutions
Company Overview
Symmetry Software stands out as a leader in the payroll industry, offering reliable and accurate payroll APIs and tax withholding solutions since 1984. Their comprehensive suite of tools ensures regulatory compliance, automation, and efficiency, thereby reducing errors in the payroll process. The company's commitment to simplifying complex payroll tasks and its proven track record in aiding businesses to remain compliant and agile, make it a desirable workplace for those seeking to contribute to and learn from its technical expertise.
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Scottsdale, Arizona

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Seattle, WA, USA • Toronto, ON, Canada • San Francisco, CA...
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Desired Skills
  • Symmetry Software is the payroll infrastructure for software & payroll platforms powering the paychecks of over 64 million workers each year. Our fully integrated suite of payroll tax APIs and software tools allows companies to solve tax compliance issues and build applications across the entirety of the payroll process
  • What we are looking for
  • Symmetry Software is looking to hire an experienced Product Manager for our rapidly growing organization. Our APIs and SDKs are the foundation of Symmetry's business, reaching over 64 million employees' paychecks every year. You will be responsible for the creation, strategies, and roadmaps for both existing and future business lines. As the second hire in the Product organization, you'll have a unique opportunity to improve the product development process within a small, fast paced team. This is a builder role and is empowered by Symmetry Software's Head of Product
  • If you are a builder of API products who thrives on making a major business impact at a high-growth company, we would love to hear from you!
  • Experience & Requirements
  • 5+ years of hands-on product management experience, with 2+ years building technical products for developers
  • Established track record of building API products at rapidly scaling companies in deep collaboration with engineering teams
  • Proven ability to drive large projects through their lifecycle, applying past experiences to make practical choices between speed and quality to deliver effective solutions
  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent experience
  • Innate ownership mindset. You thrive on owning problems end-to-end and will take a hands-on approach to do whatever it takes to make the product and team successful
  • Fearless in diving deep into new areas to learn and gain the knowledge you need to be successful in a technical product space
  • Empowering leadership style. You know how to lead from the front and from the back and are passionate about helping those around you grow and improve
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with a passion for precise articulation of customer needs
  • An obsession with getting the details right, big and small
  • Our clients come from all walks of life and so do we. We hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it's the right thing to do, but because it makes our company stronger. If you share our values and our enthusiasm for small businesses, you will find a home with us
  • Our cash compensation amount for this role is targeted at $186,000/yr to $222,000/yr in Scottsdale & most remote locations, and $219,000/yr - $261,000/yr for San Francisco & New York. Final offer amounts are determined by multiple factors including candidate experience and expertise and may vary from the amounts listed above
  • Symmetry has a physical office space in Scottsdale. Employees who are based in those locations will be expected to work from the office on designated days approximately 2-3 days per week (or more depending on role)
  • When approved to work from a location other than the office, a secure, reliable, and consistent internet connection is required
  • Cultivate a deep understanding of the payroll technology marketplace with a focus on client experience
  • Define the strategy and roadmap for our core product portfolio
  • Collaborate with clients, engineers, and other cross-functional partners (including the Symmetry leadership team) to execute the roadmap and make day-to-day prioritization decisions
  • Develop a framework and set of metrics to measure the impact you deliver to the business
  • Execute hypothesis-driven product experiments, iterate, and ship to customers frequently
  • Drive improvements to the Symmetry product development lifecycle