Product Director - Crypto

The opportunity to join our fast paced exciting Crypto Team, based in Central London. The added advantage of working in this exciting industry for a well-funded established business.
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Who we are

The Workshop is a tech company that develops incredible software for the online gaming industry. Living by the motto “Fearlessly Forward,” innovation is at the centre of everything we do, whether it’s our games, new products and technologies. We understand that great ideas come from great people, and great people thrive when they’re trusted to challenge, change, improve, and perfect our products and processes. Our strength lies in the diversity of our skills, and that comes from the diversity of our people. The Workshop is committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace where we learn from each other, trust each other, and value collaboration. We welcome candidates of all genders, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age, nationality, belief (or lack thereof,) and programming language preference. As an equal opportunity employer, we offer a pleasant, supportive place to work – whoever you are. It’s a place where you can try new ideas, take risks, and move Fearlessly Forward.

Your Mission 

You will be responsible for realising the product vision and direction our Crypto Products, forming strategies and road-maps to ensure their performance and alignment with strategic priorities.

Your responsibilities will include forming both tactical and strategic initiatives that allow the Crypto delivery teams to execute and deliver the product road-map.  You will need to ensure the overall priorities are balanced and aligned to corporate strategic priorities.

You and your team need to stay abreast of changing market conditions, competitors, and new technologies.

You will be a leader of the Crypto Product Team, whilst working closely with stakeholders and other key individuals to constantly assess the products capabilities and suitability, proposing where appropriate strategies or initiatives to increase capabilities or fill gaps through requirements, market research, customer feedback, product design and engineering collaboration. You will help to interpret, refine and challenge customer requests to maximize our product suite. 

You will be accountable for the execution of the road-map of our Cypto product suite, including Treasury Management and Payment Services and Blockchain analytics tools. This extends from ensuring the capabilities of existing products to identifying new product gaps that address our Clients Crypto currency and/or Blockchain challenges.  You will build and enhance products from existing ideas, strategies or initiatives, and help to develop new ideas based on your industry experience and your contact with stakeholder and key individual’s business requirements. 

You will work closely across all aspects of Product Development (Product, Design and Engineering) to ensure that requirements are prioritised and in-line with overall business value.  Coordinating across multiple teams and ensuring clear communication to stakeholders of upcoming releases and leading the change management activities to ensure that operational staff are aware and changes are made with minimal impact on operational performance.

What you'll do

  • Produce and ensure a clear vision and strategy for the Crypto Products, ensuring they are aligned to our client’s needs & requirement’s supporting KPI's and performance targets
  • Lead a small team of product managers and analysts
  • Identify, analyse and manage strategic third-party relationships with suppliers
  • Identify and specify market requirements through market research
  • Drive a solution set across development and support teams (primarily Development, Marketing Communications) through product requirements, product contracts, and positioning
  • Build strong, lasting relationships with our partners and suppliers 

What you'll bring

  • Passionate about Crypto and about delivering the best possible end-user experience
  • Proven experience working in a Crypto and/or Blockchain technology product development environment.
  • The willingness to embrace the ever changing Crypto/Blockchain landscape.
  • An expert in the Crypto space
  • Skilled at leading the most senior level, able to influence without requiring direct-line management
  • Team Leading/management experience
  • Willingness to mentor & develop others
  • Credible, convincing and eloquent, both in writing and in person – ability to communicate at the highest level
  • Proven experience of working effectively with globally distributed teams and stakeholders
  • Willingness to undertake some international travel 

What's in it for you

Our Inventors enjoy…  

  • Private medical insurance
  • Pension plan
  • Fun social events – from our weekly Thirsty Thursday drinks trolley to our big seasonal parties.
  • Learning and training opportunities to keep skills sharp
  • Season ticket loan
  • Fresh fruit
  • Ping pong, darts and pool
  • Regular Hackathons and Designathons 
  • Six weeks’ paid leave for every four years of service

 …and loads more

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Our culture

We’re lucky enough to have a home in two of Europe’s best tech cities – London and Malaga – and are proud of our diversity. Our Inventors represent over 40 different nationalities and almost 30 languages.


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