Director of Product Management

San Francisco, California, United States Full-time

Director of Product Management

Couchsurfing, an international travel startup headquartered in San Francisco, is looking for an experienced Product Manager.

About the Role

As a Director of Product Management at Couchsurfing you will be responsible for guiding product improvements and innovations across our native mobile apps and website. We’re looking for someone who loves data, is deeply customer-curious, and has experience building engaging consumer software products.

You will report to the CEO and interact daily with the heads of Design and Engineering, and weekly with our broader Leadership team.

If you are an experienced Product Manager, Program Manager, Product Analyst, or Product Designer, we would love to speak with you!


  • Achieve the product goals you set for the products you design and build
  • Drive product development with engineering to ship your ideas
  • Work with our design team to build beautiful, effective products
  • Communicate about changes you’re leading with the rest of the company
  • Define product metrics and analyze results
  • Manage user research to learn about our candidate and employer users


  • 4-6 years relevant experience working as part of a software product team
  • Experience writing user stories, maintaining a backlog, and working with designers and engineers
  • Driven self-starter with an ability to work independently
  • Strong data and analytical skills. Experience with these tools is a plus: Google Analytics, Redshift SQL, Tableau, and Amplitude. 

Compensation & Benefits

  • Competitive compensation & equity options
  • Open vacation & sick time
  • Flexible work hours
  • Employer paid health insurance, vision, and dental
  • Group lunch from our own chef around a communal table
  • Stocked kitchen & beverages
  • Couches galore