OnDeck is hiring a

Product Manager - Decision Services

New York, United States

What excites us at OnDeck? Technology. Innovation. Small businesses. We believe in our team members and power their growth through challenging them every day and offering inspiring careers. We’re all about teamwork, passion and making an impact. Oh and having fun – Whether it’s community service events, book club meetings, team get-togethers or weekly social hours in the office.

OnDeck (ONDK) uses data aggregation and electronic payment technology to evaluate the financial health of small and medium sized businesses to efficiently deliver capital to a market underserved by banks. Through the OnDeck platform, millions of small businesses can obtain affordable loans. We are changing the way small businesses borrow money by combining our passion for Main Street with cutting-edge technology. We evaluate businesses based on their actual performance, not personal credit, and that’s enabled us to say “yes” more often and faster than traditional lenders.

Department description:

The Product Management team's success is measured by how much our customers love our product and how well we empower internal users. Our job is to identify the opportunities for innovation and improvement and play a leading role representing the partner needs in defining the right product at the right time.

As a Product Manager at OnDeck, you will:

  • Drive the product innovation and roadmap of our data and decisioning platform.
  • Build out a scalable and flexible data ingestion and distribution backbone for all of OnDeck’s analytics platforms.
  • Own and execute on the roadmap for multiple OnDeck applications pertaining to third party data acquisition, statistical model hosting and account monitoring.
  • Build and maintain relationships with data vendors to ensure OnDeck can optimize its access to rich customer data.
  • Work with the Decision Services development team and build out an awesome platform for OnDeck to innovate with data-driven decisions.
  • Manage credit and decisioning products that impact partners across most of the company from ideation to completion.
Qualifications for success:
  • You are passionate about delivering data intensive and heavily technical systems
  • You have solid experience working in an Agile development process including collaborating with product managers, working with a team of engineers and doing what is needed to get products into the world
  • You have the ability to drill down from high level objectives to specific user stories and to weigh the costs and benefits of products through both these lenses
  • You have a passion for understanding new technologies in the fields of statistical modeling and data science
  • Experience with financial products a plus; especially geared towards the consumer / small business population

What we offer you:

  • Semi-annual Hackathons to give our teams a fun way to innovate together and come up with awesome ideas. 
  • We work hard, we play hard. Build or join an OnDeck intramural club, group, and/or sports team and be part of our OnDeck Community. 
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life benefits from day one.
  • Paid/flexible sick-leave, vacations, and holidays so you can take off the time that you need when you need.
  • We want to help advance your career. Take classes relevant to your job and the first $5K is on us.
  • Fully stocked kitchens with free snacks & drinks.
OnDeck stats and in the news:
  • In 2015, OnDeck & JP Morgan Chase partner to offer small business loans, named the biggest deal in the history of marketplace lending
  • Our first $3 billion in loans led to 74,000 jobs and $11 Billion in U.S. economic impact.
  • On December 17, 2014 OnDeck rings in the biggest NYC tech IPO since 1999
  • OnDeck was New York’s largest VC-backed tech exit ever
Awards we've received:
  • Fortune.com and Great Place to Work 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials, 2015
  • Fortune/Great Place To Work Great Rated! People’s Picks: 20 Great Workplaces in Financial Services, 2015
  • Crain’s New York Best Places to Work, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Forbes’ America’s Most Promising Companies, 2013, 2014
  • Crain’s New York Business Fast 50, 2013, 2014
As part of our dedication to maintaining an inclusive and diverse workforce, OnDeck provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, OnDeck complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

OnDeck expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of OnDeck’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.


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