Product Manager, Data and BI

Information Technology San Francisco, United States


Description

ABOUT LOANPAL

We provide friendly financing options for those who dream of living a more sustainable lifestyle and want to save money using modern technology. Our collective mission is to make a positive impact on the planet, build lasting relationships with our valued partners and customers, and deliver a tech-enabled lending experience that is simple, fast, and frictionless.

We are creating a financial ecosystem that connects billions of dollars of capital to millions of homeowners that want to convert their outdated houses into modern, smart, energy-efficient homes. By unlocking access to numerous products that help people achieve better sustainability, we are revolutionizing the $350B+ home improvement industry and protecting our only planet.

As part of our world-positive initiative, we are also the official sponsor of GivePower – a foundation that uses solar-based solutions to power life’s basic needs for people in developing regions of the world.

If you have an unstoppable desire to make a meaningful impact on our planet, and help mission-driven businesses and consumers achieve a more sustainable future, join us.

  • Competitive pay
  • Comprehensive benefits package 
  • Premier training programs.  We invest in your professional development.
Position Summary:

Loanpal’s Business Intelligence and Data teams are responsible for delivering innovative, best-in-class solutions across various platforms to power world-positive lending. We are obsessed with enabling fast paced business decision-making, delivering business changing insights and supporting a driven and data hungry organization with the highest quality data, decision support, analysis and models. We want everyone in the organization to have access to data and decision support tools that allow them to outperform the competition, now and into the future.

We are looking for a product and internal customer champion to help shape the product roadmap and vision for our data warehousing, pipelining, and dashboarding solutions, to drive data engineering and analytics projects and product development and to own the user experience of our home-grown business intelligence platform. Must be a consummate product professional who truly embraces the ownership mindset, communicates clearly, obsesses over detail and who is passionate about making the world a better place through world positive, friendly financing and investing.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Product Strategy – Work closely with senior leaders to set ambitious and clear product vision for growing, improving, and scaling our internal business intelligence and analytics platform, and our data ecosystem and ETL pipelines. Be uber data focused, leveraging data and business insights to evaluate performance of your product against business objectives, and pivot / adjust as appropriate, balancing risks, costs, and benefits effectively. Be in tune with internal business customer needs for decision support, as well as best practices and platform technologies to ensure Loanpal’s internal BI and pipeline solutions remain world-class.

Execution – Be responsible for development including discovery, requirements gathering, prioritization and management of development for new reporting and dashboarding content, features, and associated data sources and pipelines, as well as managing bug reports and resolution. Ensure rigor in execution and attention to detail by effectively managing the feature backlog. Work closely with key stakeholders to ensure alignment and manage expectations. Work closely with partners across the board, including UX, Sales, Marketing, Business Development, Legal, Engineering, etc.

Leadership – Motivate the data engineering and analytics squads to leverage individual strengths to overcome challenges. Model team norms and contribute to positive team dynamics, leading to continuous team performance improvement. Foster an environment of trust, effectively communicating within the squads and with an ecosystem of stakeholders.

Communication and Reporting – Regularly provide updates to senior leaders, stakeholders, partners, squad members, etc. Effectively tailor communications to the appropriate audience to ensure broad alignment, awareness, and advocacy of the product.

Partnership – Support client-facing employees in delivering for our clients (specifically client data exchange) by integrating the end to end client experience.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • Must be willing to travel to Roseville, Ca. 2-4 times a month if remote or located in our SF office. Frequency expected to reduce significantly post initial onboarding
  • Ability to flex between strategy and execution seamlessly, and energized by a dynamic and fast-moving work environment
  • Technical background including work and experience in data engineering, analytics, and or data science with a keen understanding of broader business needs and strategy
  • Understanding of foundational data storage, transmission, and management concepts.
  • Understanding of data visualization and front end development concepts.
  • Understanding of basic analytical approaches, descriptive statistics, and measurement.
  • Proficient in defining well-thought out user stories, with thorough acceptance criteria and use cases
  • A passion for digital innovation and commitment to superb customer experience
  • Adept with Agile, Lean Start Up, and Design Thinking
  • Superior communication skills, able to communicate complex messages and trade-offs, and be able to tell a compelling story



Job duties include additional responsibilities as assigned by one's supervisor or other managers related to the position/department. This job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and other skills required for the position. The Company reserves the right at any time with or without notice to alter or change job responsibilities, reassign or transfer job position or assign additional job responsibilities, subject to applicable law. The Company shall provide reasonable accommodations of known disabilities to enable a qualified applicant or employee to apply for employment, perform the essential functions of the job, or enjoy the benefits and privileges of employment as required by the law.

If you are an extraordinary professional who thrives in a collaborative work culture and values a rewarding career, then we want to work with you!  Apply today!

























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