Director of Product Management and UX
Why work at WAX?
Simple. Instant. Secure. Global.
WAX is the safest and most convenient way to create, buy, sell, and trade virtual items - to anyone, anywhere in the world.
Hundreds of millions of people around the globe already trade digital items. But the problems that plague the item trading community have stunted its growth far beneath its full potential. That's because the world of digital ownership today is defined by its restrictions. WAX is building a future to where it will be redefined by its freedom.
WAX is creating a full suite of blockchain-based tools that allows anyone to trade digital or even physical items instantly and securely, to anyone, anywhere.
Participants of the Worldwide Asset eXchange gain access to a global community of collectors and traders, buyers and sellers, creators and gamers, merchants and game developers.
Buy video game skins with confidence on a marketplace powered by WAX. Or build an online store with ease using our B2B tools. Find a buyer for your rare collectible sneakers who lives half a world away. We're building the tools to create the future of digital ownership and trading, and putting them in your hands. Come build it with us. What will you do with WAX?
Our team is growing, and we’re looking to add a Director of Product and UX to drive product development and UX design across the WAX portfolio of products.
You will have the opportunity to be a part of an exceptional team of distributed Product Managers, UX Designers and Engineers that are responsible for building and creating new solutions around the WAX platform, which allows millions of traders to create their own virtual stores on one decentralized platform, providing instant payments, security, and trusted service that will bring millions of new participants into a growing ecosystem.
You will be a collaborative leader, steering the development of new Blockchain products to optimize the customer journey across our platform. The ideal candidate will be able to effectively translate company strategies and product roadmaps to deliver core business and technology goals.
This is a remote position reporting to the CTO.
Lead product development and UX in the development of the global WAX Marketplace and other WAX platform services
Collaborate with cross-functional technical teams and business stakeholders on feasibility of product features
Prioritize strategic goals by developing technical product requirements, user-centric design principles and metrics
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or related discipline
8-10 years product management and UX experience
Ability to write thorough, scalable and clear design documentation.
Ability to work within a distributed team environment wearing multiple hats.
Experience driving an eCommerce rebuild
Ability to manage detailed product briefs that drive the development plan from a business, experience, and technology standpoint
Experience working with data analysis software (Google Analytics)
Ability to work under tight deadlines
Strong interpersonal skills; ability to forge good working relationships with key stakeholders
Ability to thrive in a startup environment.
Nice to have
Games, e-commerce, or payment gateway integration
Mobile first experience
Passion for Games
Experience using Jira or other ticketing systems in an Agile environment
Blockchain and/or distributed systems
Overtime we will establish formalized product practice that utilizes customer and market research, A/B testing, customer and user feedback, and competitive analysis
Benefits & Perks
WAX is an equal opportunity employer
*Recruiting firms that submit resumes to WAX without first entering into a written contract will not be entitled to any compensation on candidates referred by that firm.