Jobs at Alumni Ventures Portfolio Companies


Product Manager

Method Financial

Method Financial

Austin, TX, USA
Posted on Tuesday, February 6, 2024

About Method

🔮 Founded in 2021, Method enables real-time access to user financial data and enables seamless liability repayment.

Method’s mission is to make personal finance more autonomous. With Method’s APIs, financial institutions, credit unions, banks, and financial management apps can embed loan repayment, data, balance transfers, and bill pay automation into their user journey. As a result, Method is improving accessibility and control over financial information via open finance.

We’re a Series A start-up and are backed by our partners, advisors, and investors from Andreessen Horowitz, Truist Ventures, Y Combinator, Ardent Ventures, Abstract Ventures, SV Angel, Truebill, Upstart, and more.

About our Team

As a small tight-knit team, we value finding team members who are passionate about building, scaling, all while having fun together! While we have our own roles to fill, we often find ourselves wearing multiple hats. No day is the same when you’re building from scratch. Some of us are based at Method HQ in Austin, TX and others are based in Washington D.C.

To learn more about us, check out our blog!

Location: Hybrid-model in Austin, TX. We offer relocation assistance if needed!

The Impact

As the Founding Product Manager, you’ll have the opportunity to lead product strategy from the ground up and work directly with the co-founders. We’re looking for a candidate who wants to drive product success initiatives forward through thoughtful partnerships, strong organization and product management skills, and outstanding execution.

What you'll do

  • Partner with engineering, sales, and customer success teams, accurately identifying product trade-offs between scope, timelines, quality, understanding the Method’s technical design, and predicting roadblocks

  • Partner with the go-to-market teams to ensure Method’s vision aligns best for our customers whether they are prospective or already utilizing Method’s API

  • Establish best practices to address customer needs, communicating them clearly to all stakeholders in a timely manner

  • Monitor product performance, gather statistical data and insights to evaluate productivity

  • Gather all core business problems and requirements from existing customers, prospective customers, and other strategic initiatives

  • Monitor industry trends and competition to shape product decisions and strategy

Who you are

  • 5+ years of experience in a product management role ideally managing relationships with fintech and/or API-focused companies

  • Familiarity with modern web services and APIs

  • Sophisticated business sense and understanding of underlying drivers and strategy of our customer’s technical needs

  • Have the ability to work with a high degree of autonomy but also balancing out working dynamically with a wide range of people, both internally and externally

  • Have the motivation and flexibility to work well in a high-growth environment where things change quickly

  • Have strong communication skills, both verbal and written, and be able to work under pressure to solve technical problems for Method’s customers

Extra awesome

  • Experience in Financial Services / FinTech

  • Experience working at a smaller stage company / start-up environment

Disclaimer to Staffing/Recruiting Agencies:
Method Financial does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies in response to our Career page or a Method Financial social media/job board post. Method Financial will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee relating to these unsolicited resumes. Method Financial explicitly reserves the right to hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Method Financial.