Job type full-time
Full job description
Bestow is the leading digital platform for life insuranceAs both a direct-to-consumer destination and an infrastructure provider, bestow is on a mission to make life insurance accessible to millions of underserved families.
We ideate fast, embrace change, and take risksAs a rapidly growing tech startup, we look for the best talent out there and try to stay out of their wayFrom scaling our business model to expanding our offerings, the day-to-day at bestow offers endless professional growth opportunitiesThe people who succeed here look for problems and solutionsThey are both passionate about their ideas and open to having their mind changed.
In the end, we value the same things our customers do: familySo we strive for work-life balance and believe happy employees make for better experiences and happier customersIt’s a model that helped us land the #2 spot on forbes’ best startup employers 2021 listBoom!
We’re looking for a product manager that thrives at the intersection of insurance, data, design, and technologyAs a product manager, you will lead our multi-disciplinary teams through the full product lifecycle — from conception through release — building products that drive business goals and address customer needsOur ideal candidate is a creative, data-driven leader with strategic and hands-on experience in a high-growth organization.
On the enrollment team, you will be responsible for driving the third-party data vendor roadmapYou will work closely with our underwriting team to optimize the use of our current vendor integrations, and research and enable the team to add new vendors.
What we look for: *
Product strategy*: you will be responsible for creating a vision and strategy for your team’s productEnsuring alignment of vision and strategy is critical to success at bestow.
Product features: *you will prioritize features by making data-informed hypotheses to their expected value compared to expected development costThis will require making difficult trade-off decisions.
Product releases: *you will work with the engineering manager and technical project manager to plan what the team will deliver and the timeline for that deliveryThis will require coordination with various stakeholders such as customer service, compliance, growth, and underwriting.
Ideation: *bestow is uniquely positioned to create unique, innovative product ideasOwn, manage and prioritize this creative process with your teamYour squad could be building our next major breakthrough.
A little about you:
2+ years in a product management role
Track record of owning and delivering high-quality projects on time
Experience writing software functional requirements in an agile environment
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Ability to communicate with different personality types and roles (e.g., engineering, insurance, customer service, customers)
Ability to lead
Comprehensive understanding of usability and interaction design
What we can offer to you:
Great compensation package
Flexible schedule and work/life balance
100% company-paid health, dental, and vision insurance
Choose your computer setup (mac or pc)
Office snacks and weekly team lunches
Team building events
We value diversity at bestowWe hire, recruit, and promote without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, pregnancy or maternity, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable lawWe understand the importance of creating a safe and comfortable work environment and encourage individualism and authenticity in every member of our team.
Bestow does not sponsor applicants for work visas at this time.
Job type: full-time
Work location: multiple locations