Product Manager

Remote, Ukraine

Portside (portside.co) is a subscription platform for business aviation. We enable the sharing of business aircraft data, reporting and analytics among aircraft management companies, individual aircraft owners, corporate flight departments, and others in a global community of 100,000+ private aircraft. Founded in 2018 and headquartered in San Francisco, California, our platform is currently used by owners and operators of 2000+ business jets in over 25 countries. The team is fully distributed, with a product and engineering organization based in Ukraine.

We are looking for a product manager to help us develop strategic new software modules and critical customer-requested enhancements. Our product and engineering team is currently ~20 strong (and growing). We use a modern technology stack, including:

  • Infrastructure: Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Back-end: Python, Django, PostgreSQL
  • Front-end: JavaScript, React, Typescript
  • Devops: Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform
  • Monitoring: Kibana, Sentry, LogRocket, Pagerduty, Prometheus, Grafana
  • Custom reporting: Jaspersoft Studio
  • Communication & design: JIRA, Confluence, Slack, Figma

What you will do

  • Establish strong professional relationships with co-founders, product team, customers, designers and engineers to collaboratively build and then own significant parts of our growing product portfolio
  • Connect technical and business worlds
  • Break down complex problems into manageable parts ready for development
  • Understand customer pain points and own and oversee development through the entire life cycle of designing, prototyping, developing, testing, shipping & supporting a solution

Who you are

  • You are very analytical. You come from a background where you worked with data, e.g., data analyst, data engineer, financial analyst, product manager or business analyst for complex B2B / SaaS / financial applications.
  • You like to tinker with data. You can read API specs and know how to use Postman/Insomnia or similar tools to quickly evaluate API data structure and capabilities.
  • You are great with writing specs and technical documentation.
  • You are an excellent communicator, and can explain complex concepts in simple terms.
  • Last but not least, you are self-driven, well organized, curious, and tenacious. You ask a lot of questions, dig deep, and come up with creative solutions. You execute reliably and with a great sense of ownership and accountability.
  • Interest in or passion for aviation are a big plus!

What we offer:

  • competitive compensation
  • ability to work remotely anywhere in the European time zone
  • flexible schedule and no corporate bureaucracy
  • holidays, 20 working days of vacation, and paid sick days
  • professional growth opportunities