Product Lead - Fleet

Postmates

On-Demand

Senior

San Francisco

4 weeks ago

Postmates is building the future of cities by enabling anyone to get any product in their city delivered on-demand. We’re on a mission to become the on-demand delivery infrastructure for every major city in the world.

Our product team is responsible for defining and building the sophisticated technology that efficiently connects our customers, local merchants, and fleet. As part of that team, you’ll collaborate with engineering, design, and stakeholders across the organization to deliver products that delight our users, scale our service, and ultimately transform the way goods are purchased and transported.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Scale Postmates into a globally-recognized brand
  • Collaborate with business leaders to make large-scale decisions that impact tens of thousands of Postmates, thousands of partners, and the millions of customers they serve
  • Define the vision for the Postmates Fulfillment team—you’re directly responsible for building the technology that connects Postmates, merchants, and customers efficiently and reliably
  • Build and manage a team of PMs that will help you realize your vision
  • Deliver results by setting goals, priorities, and processes that align PMs, engineers, and operations across your team and the organization

REQUIREMENTS

  • 6+ years of product experience, 2+ years at the director level preferred
  • Experience in on-demand logistics required
  • Big vision thinking—you think 5-10 years ahead and put the business before your team
  • Focus on scale—you have a proven track record of growing business 10-100x
  • Passion for reinventing commerce—you want to change how cities and commerce work
  • Analytical thinking—you use the right data to create pragmatic and effective solutions  
  • Great product intuition—you have a creative mind, an understanding of what makes a user experience good or bad, and a strong instinct for what people want or need
  • Leadership—you can motivate your teammates to build amazing products. You’re great at making tough decisions in a sea of ambiguity
  • Superb communication—you have excellent written and verbal communication skills. You make complex ideas understandable and craft specs that are easy for multiple audiences to consume
  • Technical know-how—you have a solid understanding of how software is made and how it works. Bonus points if you have a CS degree or software engineering background

BENEFITS

  • Competitive salary and generous stock option plan (stay aligned with the long term value you create)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance 
  • Whatever computer, monitor, standing desk, keyboard mouse you need
  • Tasty, healthy lunches (provided by Methodology, http://www.gomethodology.com)
  • Snack-filled kitchen (mostly healthy, but very tasty)
  • Impact-first work environment (no politics, no pandering)
  • Huge company vision (we need you to build the future, not just maintain the status quo)
  • Killer office in San Francisco close to mass transit