Remote Job Description

At IOHK, we value talented, well rounded, professional and ethical management that can operate within our core delivery operations, as well as more independently in one of our subsidiaries.

You will be responsible for delivery and general management of Applications (Atala suite, Lightwallet, Daedalus & Djed), with a number of autonomous tribes focused on the delivery of their products. Your role will be to motivate the individuals within, and oversee the delivery by these Tribes

Applications cover a wide range of products all with a focus on consumers and individual experience. They include our innovative wallet technology, blockchain dApps and blockchain based identity solutions built around our flagship platform Atala. Our applications are used by individuals as well as government and enterprise clients.

We are a decentralized organization. This means you will be a remote worker using technology to keep in contact with your teams. The VP / General Manager of Delivery will work closely with all of the IOHK leadership team to ensure you deliver technology across the product lifecycle, to the highest standard and meeting customer needs.

Your mission

  • Understand the strategic direction of the company to align the timely delivery of well aligned products and business outcomes within your unit
  • Full accountability for financial performance across Triple Returns (revenues, adoption, reputation) and expenditures, including such tasks as forecasting, variance reporting, budgeting and capacity demand
  • Promoting an autonomous, fail-fast, agility culture throughout the unit and ensuring clear accountabilities for following core standards and methods
  • Embedding data driven decision making & prioritization across the unit
  • Support the Chapter Directors to ensure the unit maintains high level of competence and operational excellence across product management, Technical and delivery disciplines
  • Participate and support Chapter directors in the hiring and effective line management of resources in a fully remote working environment.
  • Provide accurate measurement of delivery and unit progress by tracking business outcomes, implementing OKRs and facilitating Product Roadmaps & Backlogs
  • Coordinate efforts and share insights with service departments and Tribe units across the organization and eliminate impediments
  • Approve and defend a set of Program Increment (PI) plans, knowing full well that they will never satisfy everyone
Requirements

Your expertise

  • 5 years+ in setting guardrails and enabling autonomous team management
  • 10+ years+ previous demonstrated experience in successful leadership of software product development and delivery (Agile & program management)
  • 7+ years+ budget management and P&L level responsibilities
  • 5 years+ accountability for achieving business outcomes
  • Experience and/or understanding of blockchain a plus
  • Experience with financial markets and/or emerging technology markets a plus
  • 5 years+ shaping messages and presenting to executive, customer and investor audiences
  • 3 years+ in a start-up company would be advantageous
Benefits

Benefits

Location

IOG is a fully distributed organization and therefore this is a remote position.

All Colleagues

  • Flexible schedule
  • Remote work - ability to work anywhere
  • Laptop reimbursement
  • New starter package to buy hardware essentials (headphones, monitor, etc)
  • Learning & Development opportunities
  • Competitive PTO and Sick Leave plan
US Employees

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits coverage through Anthem with 100% premium cost covered by IO Global for the employee and dependents
  • Health Savings Account
  • Life Insurance
UK Employees

  • Monthly Health Stipend to use towards any wellness or medical coverage/service
  • Pension