Product Manager, Trading Platforms



Multiple locations
Posted on Wednesday, November 1, 2023

Join a leading fintech company that’s democratizing finance for all.

Robinhood was founded on a simple idea: that our financial markets should be accessible to all. With customers at the heart of our decisions, Robinhood is lowering barriers and providing greater access to financial information. Together, we are building products and services that help create a financial system everyone can participate in.

As we continue to build...

We’re seeking curious, growth minded thinkers to help shape our vision, structures and systems; playing a key-role as we launch into our ambitious future. If you’re invigorated by our mission, values, and drive to change the world — we’d love to have you apply.

About the team + role

As a Product Manager at Robinhood, you’ll be responsible for leading teams to develop products that improve the everyday lives of our customers. You’ll work with experts in data, design, engineering, marketing, operations and research to bring ideas to life that will help us democratize our financial system.

The Trading Platform team is responsible for some of Robinhood’s most innovative features such as fractional/notional orders and the 24 Hour Market for select equities. Trading Platform scope encompasses all the systems that support trading - routing, reporting, order and execution management, fractional and notional trading, and performance monitoring and management. As a Trading Platform Product Manager, you’ll be responsible for the systems that fulfill our customers’ core needs.

The majority of new features for Robinhood’s brokerage offering depend on enhancements to Robinhood’s Trading Platform. As Trading Platform PM, you will work closely with PMs from across the organization. You will help shape Trading Platform’s priorities and roadmap, in support of the overall Brokerage strategy. You will work very closely with partners in engineering, data science, trading, and execution management, to deliver, scale, and maintain our critical trading systems.

You and your cross-functional team will be responsible for optimizing our existing trading and expanding into new asset classes, geographies, while increasing access to trading for all customers.

The role is located in the office location(s) listed on this job description which will align with our in-office working environment. Please connect with your recruiter for more information regarding our in-office philosophy and expectations.

What you’ll do

  • Lead a product team across engineering, data science, trading, execution services, design and research focused on optimizing and expanding our trading services.
  • Establish a product vision and shared set of priorities across the team and the brokerage to optimize and expand our trading capabilities.
  • Deliver efficient, flexible, expert friendly interfaces that help trading, engineering, and execution services operate all trading sessions, troubleshoot problems, and assist customers with all aspects of trading.
  • Work cross-functionally to ship high-impact features that increase efficiency and improve customers’ experience.

What you bring

  • Bachelor’s or Master's Degree
  • 4+ years of direct product management experience building high-quality platform products
  • 5+ years of experience in brokerage, market-making, or institutional trading
  • Familiarity using research, experimentation and product analytics to connect platform decision making with customer experience
  • Ability to focus on a problem at hand while thoughtfully considering overarching company strategy
  • Openness to all solutions and ability to build conviction in a solution based on evidence
  • Passion for financial products and improving people’s financial lives

What we offer

  • Market competitive and pay equity-focused compensation structure
  • 100% paid health insurance for employees with 90% coverage for dependents
  • Annual lifestyle wallet for personal wellness, learning and development, and more!
  • Lifetime maximum benefit for family forming and fertility benefits
  • Dedicated mental health support for employees and eligible dependents
  • Generous time away including company holidays, paid time off, sick time, parental leave, and more!
  • Lively office environment with catered meals, fully stocked kitchens, and geo-specific commuter benefits

The expected salary range for this role is based on the location where the work will be performed and is aligned to one of 3 compensation zones. This role is also eligible to participate in a Robinhood bonus plan and Robinhood’s equity plan.

US Zone 1: $166000 - $195000
US Zone 2: $146000 - $172000
US Zone 3: $129000 - $152000

Base pay for the successful applicant will depend on a variety of job-related factors, which may include education, training, experience, location, business needs, or market demands. You can view comp zones for our US office locations in the table below. For other locations not listed, compensation can be discussed with your recruiter during the interview process.

Office locations (by comp zone)
US Zone 1: Menlo Park, CA; New York, NY; Seattle, WA; Washington, D.C.
US Zone 2: Denver, CO; Westlake (Dallas), TX; Chicago, IL
US Zone 3: Lake Mary, FL

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Robinhood promotes diversity and provides equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. We are dedicated to building a company that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work (and work environment) will be for everyone. Additionally, Robinhood provides reasonable accommodations for candidates on request and respects applicants' privacy rights. To review Robinhood's Privacy Policy please visit Robinhood - US Applicant Privacy Policy. If you are an applicant located in the UK or EEA, please visit the Robinhood - UK/EEA Applicant Privacy Policy.