9 days ago

Product Manager at Axios

78% 40 hours / week United States (Remote)
Gym membership or wellness allowance
Paid health insurance
Home office allowance
Retirement or pension contribution program
Employee training program
Transport or commuting benefits

Quick take: Axios is a growth-stage startup dedicated to providing trustworthy, award-winning news content in an audience-first format and, more recently, we’ve begun to focus on building an innovative SaaS product for corporate communications. We are hiring a Product Manager to join our growing product team!

Why it Matters: As a product manager, you’ll obsess over our users’ problems and experience, prioritize and define feature specs, and lead an agile team in delivering amazing outcomes.

Go Deeper: This person will play a key role in the evolution of developing Axios into a product-centric company. You will serve as a leader in our efforts in the Smart Brevity space by executing the buildout of our new B2B SaaS product Axios HQ. You will employ and evolve a set of agile processes using a streamlined toolkit to ensure your team has everything they need to execute on the product vision. You will partner with designers and engineers to ensure successful feature implementation.

The Details: Ideal candidates will embody a collaborative and entrepreneurial spirit, a passion for Axios’ mission and have the following skills:

  • User centric mindset with a track record of shipping products that solve real problems and delight users
  • Commitment to quality - you take pride in facilitating your team to deliver unmatched products with measurable value
  • Ability to run efficient meetings, facilitate discussion and present to senior leadership
  • Demonstrated experience working with engineers
  • Demonstrated product management experience
  • Strong product intuition and strategic thinking
  • Experience managing multiple stakeholders
  • Familiarity with product analytics and reporting systems
  • Experience working on consumer facing products is preferred, ideally B2B Saas products
  • Bonus: Previous coding experience of any kind; Familiarity working with web languages (HTML, CSS, Javascript, and/or Python) is preferred

Don’t forget:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health insurance (100% paid for individuals, 75% for families)
  • Primary caregiver 12-week paid leave
  • 401K
  • Generous vacation policy, plus company holidays
  • Company equity
  • Commuter and cell phone benefit
  • A commitment to an open, inclusive, and diverse work culture
  • Annual learning and development stipend

Additional pandemic-related benefits:

  • One mental health day per quarter
  • $100 monthly work-from-home stipend
  • Tele-mental health services
  • OneMedical membership, including tele-health services
  • Increased work flexibility for parents and caretakers
  • Access to the Axios “Family Fund”, which was created to allow employees to request financial support when facing financial hardship or emergencies
  • Weekly company-sponsored exercise and meditation classes
  • Virtual company-sponsored social events