Product Owner - Crypto Services (Remote - Work from Anywhere)

  • Locations
    • Pryor, OK
    • Remote
  • Date Posted
  • May. 26, 2021
  • Function
  • Product Engineering
  • Sector
  • Financial Services

Xapo is an international fintech startup on a mission to protect and grow its clients’ life savings.

We’re a fully distributed team that works remotely from 50+ countries around the world. We may come from many different cultures and backgrounds, but it’s our values, our resourcefulness, and our drive that makes us Xapiens.

We work hard, think globally, and inspire each other to grow every day. If you’re the best at what you do and share our passion, we want you.

Join us, wherever you are, and help us build a digital bank worthy of the digital age at Xapo.

Position overview

We’re looking for an experiencedProduct Owner who will work with the Product, Crypto and Engineering teams to develop and implement solutions to support the business operations teams in their day-to-day activities required to service Xapo customers.  You will be responsible for  continuous solution delivery, by setting, prioritizing, and evaluating the work generated by the cross-functional stream-aligned crypto team (SAT). You will be responsible for delivery and  ensuring impeccable quality and functionality of the crypto products and services. Your key responsibilities include; , gather feature requests, facilitate comprehensive requirements gathering, prepare user stories and story points, validate solutions and coordinate sprints.

The ideal candidate is an expert cross-functional collaborator, with the ability to balance and communicate priorities across multiple business teams and organize and maintain a roadmap that impacts internal users and customers alike.   You will need to have a deep understanding of the various aspects of the crypto landscape, including trading, liquidity and custody management and associated blockchain technologies.  You will further be responsible for identifying and implementing crypto community initiatives that Xapo can leverage to enhance its offering to customers.

Although we are headquartered in Gibraltar, this is a full-time, 100% remote position. Work from anywhere!

Vision

  • Own the roadmap of our core crypto services and crypto wallet offerings;
  • Continuously improve our product strategy, positioning, and offerings;
  • Discover, prioritize, and write requirements for new product features;
  • Advocate for clients and customers, deeply understanding their needs and pains;
  • Lead the product lifecycle from discovery, research, design, development, quality assurance, launch, and iteration;
  • Collaborate closely with marketing, design, engineering and data science;
  • Represent the product team both internally to leadership and externally to clients and the crypto community where appropriate; and
  • Communicate effectively between business stakeholders, marketing and technology.

Requirements

  • Previous working experience as a Product Owner for 5+ years;
  • BSc in Computer Science, Engineering or similar field;
  • Comprehensive knowledge of technical systems and architecture principles;
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner or Certified Scrum Master qualification is a plus;
  • Experience shipping market-leading products in a fast-growing fintech and/or payments company as Senior Product Owner is essential;
  • Experience working in regulated industries, FinTech, cryptocurrency or retail banking is highly advantageous;
  • Deep knowledge of, and experience with, cryptocurrencies and/or blockchain technology is essential;
  • Solid organizational skills, attention to detail, and proven ability to manage multiple initiatives and priorities with competing timelines;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, proven experience driving product and business decisions; and
  • Team-oriented, collaborative and demonstrated willingness to roll up sleeves and get into the weeds of a project.

Other requirements

  • A dedicated workspace
  • A reliable internet connection with the fastest speed possible in your area
  • Devices and other essential equipment that meet minimal technical specifications
  • Alignment with Our Values.

Why work for xapo?

  • Impact globally, work remotely.
  • Shape the Future: Improve lives through cutting-edge technology, work 100% remotely from anywhere in the world.
  • Own Your Success: Receive attractive remuneration, enjoy an autonomous work culture and flexible hours, apply your expertise to meaningful work every day.
  • Expect Excellence: Collaborate, learn, and grow with a high-performance team.

About xapo

We founded Xapo to address two of the biggest issues with Bitcoin adoption: accessibility and security. In a matter of years, we developed an industry-leading platform that introduced cryptocurrency into the daily lives of millions worldwide.

Now, we’re bringing our expertise to all facets of our users’ finances. Because no matter who we are or where we’re from, we all deserve more options, more control, and more peace of mind where our money is concerned.

We’re an Equal Opportunity Employer – we believe that diversity is critical to our success as a global company. An inclusive workplace is the foundation of Xapo – it allows us to create products that cater to clients around the world.