Lead Product Manager - Data Infrastructure

Carta Seattle , WA 98113

Posted 2 weeks ago

Carta is seeking an experienced product manager in San Francisco, Palo Alto, Seattle, or New York City to lead product development of the data-driven tools, platforms, and services powering the ownership graph: the central registry of asset ownership across the globe.

As a Data Platform & Product Manager at Carta, you'll work cross-functionally on strategy, planning, and execution within our fast-growing Data & Machine Learning organization. You'll be responsible for evangelizing the use of data-driven decision making across the company, as well as defining requirements and leading our product development efforts to make data accurate and available to stakeholders.

The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background in software engineering, statistical modeling, machine learning, and data infrastructure; as well as deep product management skills and experience managing data platforms. Candidates must be excited by "zero to one" projects, and enjoy working closely with engineering, design, business, and marketing.


  • Define requirements and lead our product development efforts to make data accurate and available to stakeholders

  • Collaborate with cross functional teams to make data-driven decisions across the organization by leveraging descriptive and predictive analytics where it will have material impact

  • Own, coordinate, and solve complex, cross functional problems that extend beyond the traditional boundaries of product domains, analytics, and data science

  • Establish and communicate the product strategy and roadmap to our executive team


  • At least 6 years experience working on data-driven products, platforms, or services -- at least 3 of those years as a product manager

  • Bachelor's degree (Master's degree a plus) in Computer Science or a closely-related field, or equivalent work experience

  • Strong roadmapping, sprint-planning, and project-management skills

  • Proficiency with data processing technologies like SQL, Apache Spark, Logstash, Looker

  • Strong background in probability, statistical modeling, experimentation, and machine learning

  • A collaborative attitude and a helpful personality

  • Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills

  • Bonus:
    some experience with financial data and private equity

  • Extra bonus: you've managed product managers in the past, but aren't afraid to get your hands dirty

Carta is creating the ownership network that maps the world's assets. Check out who we are and how we work here.

At Carta we want to create an environment for Carta's owners - you - to do your best work, by offering competitive benefits and perks:

We are committed to WELLNESS:

  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance

  • Competitive PTO and unlimited sick time

We are committed to INVESTING IN YOUR FUTURE:

  • 401k matching program


  • Commuter benefits

  • Catered lunch and unlimited snacks

  • Cell phone stipend

We are committed to LIFELONG LEARNING:

  • Unlimited reimbursement for work related books

  • Fast paced work environment geared towards professional growth

Carta is backed by many of the best investors in the world, including Social Capital (Slack, Intercom, Box), Union Square Ventures (Twitter, Twilio, Coinbase), Menlo Ventures (Uber, Warby Parker), Spark Capital (Oculus VR, Slack, Cruise Automation), Meritech Capital (GoFundMe, Looker, Snowflake), and Tribe Capital.

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