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Head of Product (Full-Time)

Product · Full-time
Posted on Tuesday, November 1, 2022

At Vahan, we’re helping 300M+ blue-collar workers in India find jobs. Over time, we want to become the center of all money and financial needs for blue-collar workers. We’re a Y Combinator company that is backed by marquee investors such as Khosla Ventures, Founders Fund and Airtel. Several executives from Google and Flipkart are also investors in the company.

We’re seeking a Head of Product in India (remote with the ability to travel frequently to spend time with the team) to help define and execute our product strategy and vision. In this role, you will collaborate closely with designers, engineers, analysts, salespeople and other cross-functional team members within the organization to ensure that our products amaze and delight our users. This is a highly entrepreneurial position reporting directly to the CEO and will require you to assume a number of different roles.

Capabilities • Ability to develop deep user empathy. • Ability to think strategically and long-term. • Ability to hire and manage a team of talented product people. • Ability to plan and prioritize projects to achieve short and long-term goals. • Ability to collaborate cross-functionally. • Ability to communicate clearly and frequently with relevant stakeholders. • Ability to be entrepreneurial – optimizing for shipping fast vs. striving for perfection.

Skills & Qualifications • Design: You practice user empathy and are comfortable interviewing users on a regular basis. • Creativity: You are able to convert user insights into product initiatives that deliver true value to users. • Leadership: You are able to build and communicate a compelling vision to inspire and motivate the company. • Collaboration: Track record of delivering results with cross-functional teams. • Analytics: You are very comfortable getting the data you need and transforming it into insights and initiatives. • Efficiency: Excellent organization and prioritization skills. • Hustle: You thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. • Excitement: You’re passionate about Vahan’s mission and new technology.

Experience • 7-10 years of product management experience including 2+ years at a senior or leadership level. • Prior experience launching a consumer product and seeing it through to large scale. • Bonus points if you’ve worked at a rapidly growing startup.

Why you’ll LOVE this job We’re a small team that enjoys working hard, getting a lot done and having fun. Not to mention that you’ll get to work on a product that is making a profoundly positive impact on people’s lives. We also provide an outstanding training ground for aspiring entrepreneurs. We can promise: • Unlimited PTO so you can take the time you need to rejuvenate. • We care about you. We offer competitive health insurance for employees and their dependents. We also offer two days of mandatory wellness leaves per month. • Our co-workers are a close-knit, intelligent, and motivated team. Compensation • Commensurate with experience (cash + bonus + equity).

If interested, please email a copy of your resumé to along with a brief paragraph on why you want to work with us.