At Lode, our mission is to develop a repeatable methodology for building successful innovative technology startups. Our studio brings ideas to life as standalone companies that we want to scale. Our culture comprises passion for people with enriching mentorship, while driving economic growth by creating meaningful jobs in Wyoming. We’re a Laramie-based startup revolutionizing business creation through the power of our startup studio business model.

We’re experienced entrepreneurs looking for a driven Product Manager who can help us build amazing startups. This individual will work closely with our product & engineering teams to bring our visions to life. We iterate quickly so this individual must have a bias towards action, the ability to think on their feet, and the drive needed to excel in a startup environment.

Software Product Managers require:

  • Passion for solving complex problems creatively at scale
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and drive focused resolution in a fast-paced environment
  • Self-starter with the ability to bring new ideas to life, take ownership, and be accountable to our teammates & companies
  • Must be local to the Laramie area

Software Product Managers will:

  • Take abstract ideas & turn them into easy-to-use products
  • Work with customers & teammates to define and execute product initiatives
  • Hands-on support and development of product enhancements
  • Manage a full feature life-cycle from research and design through development and launch

Work at Lode offers:

  • Work side by side with passionate, purposeful people - Talent is our DNA and we pride ourselves on having the best!
  • Ability to make a big impact on a growing organization and drive your own career
  • The opportunity to build the next big thing
  • Internal and external professional development, coaching, and continuous education opportunities


  • Taking ownership and leading the UI and UX design, bringing to life the customer experience and the business vision/mission
  • Ensuring there is a clear vision and purpose and we are embodying and communicating the values of the startup with effective solutions to solve business and customer pain points/li>
  • Create the best version of the product with the time/resources and iterate on designs to help ensure we're solving problems, using the best solutions
  • Working closely with the founding team, communicating your ideas and progress to relevant stakeholders. Always prioritize learnings.
  • Ask the right questions and seek feedback, you might need to treat requirements as assumptions and validate them. You have an ability to deliver value to the customer and business
  • Working closely with engineers to build out MVP and maintain consistencies across brand and product
  • Work closely with growth leads on marketing solutions to help scale audience and generate interest and customers where needed
  • Help create a culture of design entrepreneurs, valuing a human centered approach that integrates the needs of the customers and the business
  • Articulate how the product meets the user's needs by communicating their imagination in words. A true designer has a narrative, and tells the story with authority

Education and Desired Skills:

  • Ability to balance multiple tasks with changing priorities
  • Ability to work and think independently and ensuring to meet deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Must have clear and professional communication skills (written and oral) both ally and externally
  • Effective communication and interaction with employees, companies, and colleagues
  • A passion for creating products people love, caring about product performance is key
  • An aptitude for design demonstrating leadership and ingenuity
  • Having a human focused approach to building technology businesses, balancing the customer needs and business requirements
  • Research and testing will be embedded into your process. You will use tools and methods that help move forward quicker, faster and with confidence
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects and work effectively, iteratively implementing operational improvements to the way you and your team works
  • Demonstrated ability operating in an ambiguous environment - adaptability is key
  • Be solution-focused - make sense of a problem space by proposing and trying solutions
  • You can think creatively and are resourceful. Able to use all the normal design tools
  • Quick thinking and intuition, someone who can balance creativity with objective data
  • Managing your time and driving momentum within the business by subscribing to lean methodologies

About us:

Lode is a startup studio which improves the odds of startup success and empowers our team members to impact the world through entrepreneurship. We're changing the venture model, trusting our ability to make a real difference in the companies we launch.

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