Product Analyst

  • EquityZen
  • New York, NY
  • 20/05/2022
Full time Forex Fintech Analysts

Job Description

EquityZen is a mid-stage financial technology company, backed by leading venture and private equity investors. We’re looking for a Product Analyst to join EquityZen’s growing team as we redefine private markets. Join us if you are interested in gaining exposure to the private venture-backed technology space and are energized by personal and team growth.

The Product Analyst will work across the business, ideating and delivering cross functional, strategic initiatives focused on optimizing Product roadmaps and offering solutions. This could include proposed development, risk analysis, customer analysis, new product development and delivery, marketing, etc.

Our platform enables large, private companies to deliver liquidity to their shareholders while providing investors access to invest in these proven, pre-IPO companies. EquityZen has served over 250 pre-IPO technology companies and is proud to be considered a liquidity provider for 60% of the largest US unicorns. A testament to EquityZen’s secure, paperless, and industry-defining online investment platform, we have successfully completed 30,000+ private placement transactions. Focusing on automating an antiquated offline process has allowed us to lead the charge in building more efficient, cost-effective, and transparent private markets. Watch this short video to learn more: https://equityzen.com/press/.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Work across the organization to identify use cases and functional requirements across the revenue funnel
  • Find, prioritize, and solve problems through data analysis
  • Build business cases and work with stakeholders across all levels of the business
  • Assist writing specs, managing project execution, A/B testing, coordinating product roll-out strategies
  • Combine a big-picture understanding of industry trends with detailed data-driven understanding of practical user behavior
  • Extend learnings from data analysis into business insight via targeted repeatable reports

THE RIGHT STUFF

  • 4-year bachelor’s degree in finance or technology related fields
  • 2+ years’ experience in an financial services/ FinTech operational role
  • Demonstrable polish in stakeholder management & communication skills
  • Excellent number-crunching analytical and critical-thinking ability
  • Candidates with experience in technology, finance, banking, insurance preferred

BONUS POINTS IF YOU HAVE

  • Experience in the financial services/FinTech business
  • Training or experience in statistical data inference (e.g. Excel ANOVA analysis)
  • Intermediate or advanced knowledge of SQL, python, and statistical analysis tools
  • Understanding of product development across the stack

EquityZen offers a competitive salary, stock options, full employee benefits (health, dental, vision), 401k match, individual professional development and wellness budget, generous time off policies and more!

To maximize cross-team collaboration, productivity and engagement, unless otherwise stated, it is expected that all employees work in our spacious new office in the financial district on a hybrid schedule. We appreciate that different teams and roles may have different requirements, so we focus on “presence with a purpose”. Working from the office requires being fully vaccinated, signing an attestation stating as such and providing proof of vaccination. We are always dedicated to prioritizing all employees’ health and safety and accommodations will be made as required.

EquityZen provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, EquityZen complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. EquityZen expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of EquityZen’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.