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Product - Director of Product

The restaurants where you love to eat, the schools where your children learn, and the businesses that are changing our future all need insurance to protect them as they grow and shape the world.  Sadly, though, the process of buying and selling insurance today is an administrative nightmare.  Broker Buddha has created a new technology to reshape and simplify that process today for every business, broker, and carrier in the US and we need a product leader to help us scale.  

Imagine leading Product Management for a company that can reshape the way $350B of insurance is bought and sold every year in the US.  As Director of Product at Broker Buddha, you’ll be responsible for leading that change.  

What you’ll be doing

Reporting directly to the CEO, you’ll be responsible for building our product management muscle at Broker Buddha by creating, maintaining, and owning our product strategy as well as leading the execution of that strategy.  With two product managers and a fantastic set of engineers, you’ll have all the resources you need to be successful while improving the operational infrastructure to expand your team as we grow. 

What we need today

As the director of product, you will build and expand the product strategy, lead the team and manage execution.  With a few years of experience under our belts, we believe there are some initial areas where you can make a huge impact including: 

  • Setting the long term vision
  • Organizing and prioritizing product development work
  • Leading all customer development and validation activities
  • Managing a team of product managers and designers
  • Market research, prototyping, and user testing
  • Collaborating with other Senior Leadership on strategic initiatives

About you

  • You have 10-15 years of professional experience 
  • You have 10+ years of experience in a product related role (product manager, engineer, product marketing etc…)
  • You have been a product manager in a previous company
  • You are able to manage multiple inputs and shifting priorities
  • You have the discipline to stick to a process, measure results and use data to make decisions
  • You’re comfortable being vulnerable at work
  • You’re comfortable having hard conversations with both senior and junior team members  
  • You care about look and feel
  • You are selfless, reliable and resourceful 
  • You have a burning desire to do something amazing
  • You have a true awareness of your strengths and weaknesses
  • You’re willing to learn and grow

Bonus points for

  • Insurance industry experience

What we offer

  • Competitive compensation package with meaningful equity
  • Competitive benefits package 
  • 4 weeks paid vacation + Federal Holidays
  • An office with a desk in Manhattan with flexibility to work from home when needed

Being you at Broker Buddha

At Broker Buddha, we are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

How to Apply

Send an email to recruiting@brokerbuddha.com