Sr. Technical Product Manager

Platform Engineering

Posted on 3/7/2023

Ava Labs

Ava Labs

201-500 employees

Provides eco-friendly smart contracts platform

Crypto & Web3

Compensation Overview

$133,000 - $166,400


Remote in USA + 1 more

  • Bachelor's Degree in relevant field
  • 5+ years in product management and/or software development
  • 2+ years of experience with blockchain/Web 3.0 technologies and tooling such as; consensus algorithms, SDKs, Layer 1/2 scaling solutions, RUST, Remix and/or Solidity
  • Proven track record of successful zero to one product launches
  • Strong communication skills, must be great at articulating a value proposition
  • Ability to clearly articulate Product goals and how success will be measured
  • Operational alignment skills to organize the right stakeholders, processes, and ensure technology tooling is in place to execute successfully
  • Effective prioritizer and an ability to make decisions in ambiguous situations
  • Proactive researcher of latest developments and product trends in the blockchain space
  • Define platform product strategy in collaboration with key stakeholders and provide strategic guidance for roadmap priorities on our projects for Avalanche primitives (SDKs, custom virtual machines, tooling, etc.)
  • Research platform users need(s) to inform the engineering team of target audience product feature needs/requests; while clearly articulating existing value propositions to end users
  • Work with internal (Eng/Product/BD/DevRel) and external collaborators ( Partners/Ecosystem Projects) to articulate and summarize platform strategy. This includes; clearly communicating product specifications (technical), driving stakeholder alignment of product focuses based on signaling, and ensuring all teams are in unison on GTM plans
  • Research new and emerging/competing technologies for regular analysis with engineering teams. Write and present comparison findings to platform collaborators; highlighting strategic recommendations on product differentiation to inform roadmap decisions
  • Summarizing and articulating proofs of concept as it pertains to compelling emerging technologies
  • Work with the line of business directors to communicate impact and innovations opportunities
  • Develop community outreach strategy through the translation of application use cases for broadcasting to community members and builders
  • Align with the Product Support Engineering team to help deliver technical documentation and release notes; conveying new functionality and ongoing maintenance releases in a format that broader communities understand
  • Shape/establish brand and identity for platform technologies

Ava Labs offers a cutting-edge platform for smart contracts through Avalanche, characterized by its speed, cost-efficiency, and environmental consciousness. This firm enables applications to excel in a competitive environment. Moreover, Ava Labs empowers businesses with AvaCloud, allowing them to develop and scale custom blockchains efficiently, and provides a secure Web3 experience through the Core browser extension. Working here means being at the forefront of blockchain technology, contributing to innovative solutions in a supportive and dynamic team environment.

Company Stage


Total Funding



New York, New York



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Competitive Compensation

401(k) (non-matching)

Commuter Benefits

Comprehensive Insurance

Short-term/long-term Disability

Life Insurance

Additional Perks

Happy Hour Fridays

Team Activities

Remote-friendly Networking

Unlimited PTO

Remote Friendly

Volunteer Time-Off