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Risk Product Manager Director - Machine Learning



Software Engineering, Product
San Jose, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, September 14, 2023
Who We Are
OKX is one of the world’s largest and fastest growing cryptocurrency exchanges. We help millions of people buy and sell bitcoin, and over 100+ other crypto assets every day — but our work is a whole lot more than that. We’re building an inclusive future of finance, one that opens new opportunities to learn financial literacy, store value, and build wealth for everyone.
About the Opportunity
Our vision is building a world class smart and scalable risk service that will prevent, detect, and respond to fraud which will improve business revenue, reduce user friction, and enhance user trust . As the leader of it, you will own and build OKX fraud risk systems and manage the roadmap to enable our legitimate customers to gain access to a wide array of crypto assets. The scope of this role includes developing risk models, risk strategies, and risk platforms, integrationing with fraud & risk vendors, enabling healthy business growth and enhancing customer risk experience . This role will work closely with risk policy, risk analytics, operations, development partners and compliance to help define fraud risk programs.
If you are an entrepreneurial product leader, who doesn't hesitate to propose bold ideas and roll up your sleeves to put them into action, this role will be a great fit for you.
What You’ll Be Doing:
  • Drive risk product / business of OKX to world-class, align risk product development with business and risk strategy so that financial losses, customer experience and business growth are well balanced
  • Deeply understand typical and new risk scenarios and design risk strategies and models, implement together with the engineering team
  • Oversee the design, development and management of real-time systems to significantly increase automation rate and model iteration efficiency
  • Define and monitor all levels of metrics to measure the success of the product and utilize data insights for risk product
  • Plan, organize, and deliver new fraud risk products and features to the market. Support other global product launches and ongoing product adoption
  • Understand financial and operational inefficiencies related to fraud and optimize processes and systems to improve them
  • Drive strategic alignment across other teams to ensure cohesive product functionality and value proposition
  • Stay informed of the overall market landscape, fraud risk and compliance implications, and fraud industry best practices
  • Build a strong risk product team, evaluate people and lead the team with great leadership.
What We Look For In You:
  • Product management experience in the fraud risk space with past experience in AI and machine learning. Rich experience of team management.
  • Experience designing and building fraud and risk systems - implementing fraud risk best practices with a track record of managing all aspects of a successful product throughout its lifecycle
  • Entrepreneurial spirit - Working in a fast paced environment, with competing resources and priorities. Ability to navigate through ambiguity to advocate for resources
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills; ability to translate strategy into clear and actionable plans for Product Development, Engineering, Design and Marketing
  • High proficiency delving into the technical product, system and implementation details. Able to engage with engineering beyond just product and user experience needs; willing to roll up sleeves and design scalable and extensible solutions
  • Data oriented - identifying, defining, tracking and acting upon impact metrics. Experience identifying KPIs and working with engineering and analytics on instrumentation and monitoring
  • Experience leading cross functional teams to deliver complex projects with multiple dependencies and constraints in a highly dynamic environment
Nice to Have:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline
  • Passion for Bitcoin, crypto, Defi and blockchain technology
  • Fluent in Mandarin and English

Nice to Haves:

  • Past experience working with payments systems or crypto platforms is strongly preferred
  • Fluent in English. Mandarin is optional

OKX Statement:

OKX is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, genetic information, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, lawful alien status, national origin, age, marital status, and non-job related physical or mental disability, or protected veteran status. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Salary Range:

The salary range for this position is $199,000 to $298,000.
The salary offered depends on a variety of factors, including job-related knowledge, skills, experience, and market location. In addition to the salary, a performance bonus and long-term incentives may be provided as part of the compensation package, as well as a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. Applicants should apply via Okcoin and OKX internal or external careers site.