Product Lead

We are looking for a product lead to drive the vision for the end-to-end Fluence product experience which would empower developers to build p2p apps and protocols. We envision creating developer experience products such as a web console similar to traditional cloud, network explorers, open API marketplaces, node management, as well as use-case driven products. You will join the team of highly passionate individuals that work closely with the open source community to enable internet innovation via p2p technology.

What you will do:

  • Lead the product strategy: identify product opportunities, define goals, success metrics, and roadmaps
  • Develop a deep understanding of user needs, and translate these needs into actionable product requirements for engineering teams
  • Work closely with engineering and research leads to help making technical decisions that will achieve long-term product goals
  • Collaborate with product designers to define and build elegant user interfaces
  • Collaborate with marketing teams for product launches
  • Focus on data to draw insights and identify gaps in user experience to drive end-user engagement
  • Maintain an in-depth understanding of the rapidly evolving competitive landscape and broader industry

What we’re looking for:

  • Strong software development background
  • Experience of creating successful technical products for the global market, preferably in cloud computing, SaaS, open source
  • Strong knowledge of product management best practices
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Being crypto-native and up-to-date with latest developments in the space
  • Being self-starter focused on outcomes

Bonus points:

  • Product management experience within crypto projects, networks, or low-level systems
  • Experience as a startup founder for software or technical companies
  • Made contributions to open-source software projects
  • Have a mix of technical and business background / education

Location: Remote

Commitment: Full-time

About Fluence Labs

At Fluence Labs, we are working on new decentralized network protocols to make the internet more open and secure. We believe that open source and open protocols enable better technology for the future of humanity.

Fluence Labs is a distributed team of engineers residing in New York, Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Amsterdam, Helsinki, and Krasnodar. Our culture is remote-first, self-managed, and we value transparent decision making and an open source ethos.

Our primary project is Fluence, a peer-to-peer application platform which allows the creation of applications free of proprietary cloud providers or centralized APIs. Fluence provides a peer-to-peer development stack so that you can program p2p applications, workflows, and compose services, APIs without relying on centralized intermediaries. Fluence serves as an open runtime for internet applications; the new alternative to proprietary platforms, and APIs.

We are looking for new great additions to the Fluence Labs core team. We would like to speak to people who are interested in decentralized technology, empathetic, humble, passionate about their work, and strive for excellence. We expect that candidates are experts in their field, keep up to date with recent developments, and are excellent communicators, both in oral and written form.

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation and equity options
  • Remote-first, work from home or use a co-working space of your choice
  • Friendly startup environment: no bureaucracy or time tracking
  • We will provide you with anything you need to learn, grow, and be more productive