Director of Product, Services

  • Coinbase
  • San Francisco, CA
  • Aug 30, 2018

Job Description

Back To All Jobs Director of Product, Services
San Francisco, CA

Our vision is to bring more innovation, efficiency, and equality of opportunity to the world by building an open financial system. Our first step on that journey is making digital currency accessible and approachable for everyone. Two principles guide our efforts. First, be the most trusted company in our domain. Second, create user-focused products that are easy and delightful to use.

To remain the most trusted company in our domain and to support the future scaling needs of our various business units, we are seeking an exceptional Product Management leader for our Services organization. In this role, you will steer our efforts to develop APIs and services that provide critical functionality for our business units and customers. Overseeing the Payments, Identity, and Internal Tools teams, you will collaborate with engineering, finance, compliance and legal teams on programs that strengthen our capacity to scale our business.

  • Build and maintain a broad platform of services including Identity, Payments, and Internal Tools to support the rapid growth of Coinbase product teams
  • Define a secure, scalable suite of financial service APIs and services based on requirements from the Coinbase business units, and grow the organization and define the processes required to do that
  • In accordance with company strategy -- scope, build and launch services to external customers that support the growth of the crypto ecosystem
  • Hire exceptional senior product managers to meet the needs of the organization


  • 3+ years as a Product Director, GPM or equivalent leadership capacity
  • 5+ years of experience product managing a developer-facing service or platform, or a consumer-facing product in a highly technical domain
  • Experience successfully delivering platform products and services at scale (tens to hundreds of millions of users)
  • Experience successfully scaling a high-quality PM organization
  • A strong personal network and ability to recruit top tier talent
  • A desire to work in a high growth culture
  • Ability to communicate at all levels from engineer to partner to C-level executives
  • Ability to garner requirements from customers and rapidly translate them into clear, well-documented APIs and service requirements
  • Strong experience in and depth of knowledge in one or more subdomains (e.g. Payments, Identity, Notifications tools)
  • You're passionate about building an open financial system that brings the world together

Nice to haves:

  • Knowledgeable and passionate about cryptocurrencies
  • You've worked in high security, financial environments


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.