VP, Product Development - Crypto in Work From Home at TradeStation

Date Posted: 6/7/2021

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VP, Product Development - Crypto
Virtual US
TradeStation Crypto is an online cryptocurrency brokerage that operates under the TradeStation Group family of companies. Our role in this crypto ecosystem is to provide traders and investors the access and tools they need to learn, trade and earn interest. At TradeStation, we're continuously pushing the boundaries of what's possible, encouraging out-of-the-box thinking and a relentless search for innovation.  We offer a collaborative and flexible work environment, competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, and an unlimited PTO policy.
We are looking for an impassioned technology leader who can help transform our post startup Crypto business to a market leader.  The right candidate should understand the core concepts of Crypto, and has worked with mission critical systems with a proven track record of support the business at scale.  Our business is in high growth mode, and we are expanding our team and our products.
The ideal candidate is a hands-on technical leader who can take our crypto product development teams from a startup, agile minded team, to one that can match the business agility step for step, and scale out teams and practices.  A deep understanding of the business domain is critical to make the best technical decisions in support of business objectives.  
  • Foster a strong and collaborative engineering culture, ensuring that our diverse workforce feels welcome and supported.
  • Technical and career mentorship of our Product Engineering teams in conjunction with engineering leaders
  • Be involved in creating the overall messaging and engineering strategy across the organization, communicating and reinforcing strategic initiatives and performance, and being one of the leaders that influences the overall organization culture.
  • Be responsible for building, managing and recruiting elite Product Engineering teams
  • Responsible for working with business, product and engineering leadership to develop the technical and product strategy.
  • Responsible for the technical execution of the product vision (in cooperation with the Technology department), as well as the ongoing team and performance management of the Product Engineering teams that work on those products.
  • Own the technical roadmap and drive research into new technologies and platforms that we can leverage to push our platform even further.
  • Ensure development of extensible architectures and solid technical designs.
  • Actively contribute to technology strategy in collaboration within the broader technology team.
  • Track key productivity metrics and continually work towards improving team efficiency, engineering capacity and developer satisfaction
  • Be accountable for technical excellence on the team
  • Demonstrate strong programming, communication and project management skills
  • Rely on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals
  • Wide degree of creativity and latitude