Overclock Labs

Technical Product Manager

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Job Description

Akash is looking for a talented, enthusiastic product manager who shares our passion for decentralized cloud infrastructure and is excited by impossible challenges. As one of the first 20 employees at Akash, you must feel comfortable working in a fast-paced environment where the solutions aren’t predefined.

Akash Network

  • The world’s first serverless super cloud and offers compute at a fraction of a cost (up to 10x lower) than the market.
  • Raised over $6 million from notable silicon venture capitalists.
  • Founded by notable open-source developers Adam Bozanich, and Greg Osuri.
  • You will be amongst the first 20 employees in a fast-growing company.
  • Mainnet Launched with publicly tradable cryptocurrency with a fully diluted valuation of over $40 million.

Akash is the serverless super cloud on a mission to make cloud infrastructure censorship-resistant, self-sovereign and open — aligned with the foundational principles of the internet.

Akash lets anyone with a computer (be it large data centers or home installments) become a cloud provider by offering their compute (usually unused) cycles in a safe and frictionless manner.

Developers using Akash get to enjoy compute (10x lower) at a fraction of the cost with the ability to deploy their cloud applications on a network of globally distributed computing clusters.

By employing a human-centric design principle for developer tooling, Akash provides developers with best-in-class deployment tools that are carefully crafted to deliver the best possible experience.

Skills:

Requirements

  • 2-4+ years of technical product management experience, especially driving product delivery from conception to launch and owning the product’s roadmap afterward.
  • Understanding and working knowledge of git, GitLab, GitHub, i.e. managing tickets/issues, workflows, and projects.
  • Sincere empathy for the customer and a commitment to delving deep into the challenges they present or experience.
  • Comfortable working with distributed remote teams and a complex set of open-source stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated ability to navigate ambiguity and iterate quickly within an early-stage industry.
  • Be a ruthless prioritizer while balancing the needs of customers, partners, and stakeholders.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Superior project management and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to maintain a keen attention to detail, multitask, and work well under pressure.
  • Natural tendency to be curious, positive, and creative.
  • Entrepreneurial spirit – you’re driven to push features that push the envelope.
  • You want to help build a massive company.
  • You must feel comfortable working remotely.

Bonus Points

  • Knowing how to manage repos, push code, and merge pull-requests
  • Experience and passion for creating blockchain-based decentralized applications and smart contracts to build novel products
  • Good understanding of all things “cloud infrastructure” – architectures, optimization, scalability, etc.
  • Experience in building on decentralized public ledgers (Blockchain)
  • Experience with serverless technologies
  • Notable Opensource Contributions
  • Kubernetes knowledge

Job Summary

akash.network/ Website
San Francisco Location
Full Time Job Type
Overclock Labs

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Akash is the serverless super cloud on a mission to make cloud infrastructure censorship-resistant, self-sovereign, and open - aligned with the foundational principles of the internet.
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Contacts

Email: hello@akash.network

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