Product Manager


Product Manager
NextCapital – Chicago, IL
Estimated Salary: $66k-$100k

NextCapital's Digital Advice Platform is a holistic service built around the investor, providing world-class advice at an affordable price. It is the only service that offers integrated planning, advice, and portfolio management capabilities. Because of the breadth of advice services, NextCapital serves a broad range of investor types, from the low-balance beginning investor to the sophisticated high net worth investor.


We're looking for talented and highly motivated product managers to join our team. You’ll lead one of our full stack software model teams, each of which owns feature development related to specific models that make up our scalable digital advice platform. Ideal candidates are strong communicators with a demonstrated ability to balance competing priorities and deliver complex technical features from inception to delivery. Learn more about NextCapital at

Lead one or more full stack software delivery teams
Build & maintain a well organized product backlog of complex features

Synthesize input from users & stakeholders to effectively prioritize the backlog

Work with designers, developers & reliability engineers to deliver high quality software

Identify, communicate & remove impediments to feature delivery progress

Plan & resource delivery to maintain sustainable output velocity at high quality

Interface effectively with project managers, executives &
enterprise customers

Engage at varying levels of technical detail depending on the audience

Become a subject matter expert in workplace & retail investing & advice



You are highly organized and are known for driving projects from start to finish

You break down complex problems into concrete deliverables

You value iterative progress over perfection

You are a dynamic communicator; you know when to be consultative and when to be direct

You are comfortable operating in a dynamic environment with a high level of uncertainty

You are equally comfortable leveraging a defined process or designing a new one

You have a demonstrated ability to manage resources effectively

You have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

You have at least 2 years of software project management experience

You have experience delivering complex projects and working with enterprise partners

Even if you don’t meet all the qualifications, we still encourage you to apply. We’re always on the lookout for smart, driven team players.


Disrupt the financial advice industry by bringing affordable, easy to use financial tools to millions of people

Enjoy a laid back work environment & learn from FinTech’s best & brightest

Receive great benefits like stock options, 401(k) match, and employer contributions to health, dental and vision coverage

Join a fast growing company where you can have a real impact on the company's future

Participate in company-sponsored cornhole leagues, wine tastings, fantasy football leagues, hackathons and other fun events

Enjoy a newly built out office on Michigan Avenue with a view of Millennium Park and Lake Michigan.

Sip locally roasted coffee, kombucha, or craft beer at your modular sitting/standing desk

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