Paystack’s mission is to help merchants in Africa accept payments from anyone, anywhere in the world. We build a safe, convenient, and modern payment experience for thousands of merchants and their customers. In under two years, our small and mighty team has introduced a steady cadence of innovations into the Nigerian market, such as the ability for consumers to pay online with only a bank account number. We process well over $3.5 million in transactions monthly, and our double digit growth has us processing even more every day.
At Paystack, we believe that we will win by recruiting talented people and giving them the space, resources, and support to do the best work of their lives. We hire the most capable people, treat them with genuine respect, and give them the means to succeed. And we’d love your help!
About the Product Manager Role
At Paystack, we build systems that power businesses by enabling them to accept payments online. We are looking for a Product Manager to work with the engineering team in building and maintaining innovative product solutions for our users while nurturing the collaboration among the engineering, design, customer success, sales and business teams.
What you’ll be doing
maintain deep knowledge of user requirements, competitive landscape and market needs
implement processes and tools to track and communicate product progress and user requests
implement processes and procedures to ensure that products and systems stay healthy
identify system and architecture issues and drive their resolution
prioritize tasks based on knowledge of the systems and potential user benefits
own the lifecycle of products from inception to production release - oversee all stages of development and make sure that blocking issues are escalated and resolved
stay abreast of the status of all features and bugs and ensure that stakeholders are kept informed
Min Required Experience: 2 year(s)
Min Qualification: Bachelor's Degree/HND
Desired Courses: Not Specified
What it takes to succeed at this role
are passionate about continuous product development and product health
are a clear and empathetic communicator
are willing to help the team in any way necessary e.g. writing code, QA, debugging
take an evidence-based and data-driven approach to making decisions
can distill high level product requirements into manageable tasks and action items
can design software and make technical decisions (preferred)
worked with cross-functional teams to build great products
2+ years of experience in product development and product management
have previously worked at fast-growing internet startups (preferred)
have experience working with payments systems in Africa (preferred)
Full medical coverage
Smart, kind colleagues who’re invested in your growth
Kindly submit your application before September 30th at 11:59 PM.
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