Personalized rent-to-own real estate financing using technology in SEA
Homebase (YC W21) is a real estate technology company from Singapore that aims to solve one of the biggest socio-economic problems of our generation: Homeownership.
Our obsession with executional excellence, asymmetric access to international capital, and relentless, world-class talents are our unfair advantages that made us the most valuable proptech in Vietnam within a mere span of just 2+ years.
We are backed by leading global investors, such as Y Combinator, VinaCapital, Goodwater Capital, Ace & Co., and Antler; and are advised by founders and senior executives from some of the world’s largest and most successful tech companies, such as Alibaba, PropertyGuru, Opendoor, and Divvy Homes.
We are currently experiencing an extremely exciting time. We’ve recently announced our $30 million fundraise from leading global investors making us one of Southeast Asia’s most valuable real estate technology companies. We’ve seen increased recognition by international press including VNExpress, Forbes, and Vietcetera of the impact that Homebase is making across millions of lives. This coming year, we plan to open new offices across the country and region - with your joining coinciding with these exciting developments.
Homebase’s team hails from prestigious international organizations, such as Harvard, UPenn, McKinsey, Goldman Sachs, etc. We believe in hiring only top talents and historically accept only ~1% of all applicants. As a company, we are forward-looking and embrace diversity and flexible-first working culture.
To learn more about what it's like to work at Homebase and our culture, please see here.
Homebase is looking for an ambitious and highly-talented candidate to join our team as Associate/Manager/Director of Product. The successful candidate will operate almost like the CEO of one of our product lines and play a hyper-critical role in our company.
The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities:
Hold the P&L responsibility for the entire product line;
Iterate and improve on product-market-fit of the product line;
“Talk to customers, build product”, repeat;
Create systems and processes to ensure operational excellence for the product line;
Work with cross-functional teams to ensure the success of the product line.
We are looking for candidates who fulfill the following criteria:
Bachelor's or Master's Degree from a top-tier local or international university with excellent academic standing (i.e. we're looking for someone who is super smart);
Utmost passion in startup and product management (i.e. you're very familiar with startup and product concepts);
Prior leadership and management experience is a plus;
Past experience in real estate and finance is a plus;
Past experience as a startup founder is a plus;
Innovative, action-oriented, take ownership, and incredible work ethics.
We are looking for candidates who possess the following attributes:
Concise and effective communications: You’re able to articulately present and debate recommendations with cross-functional teams and senior leadership in written and oral English and Vietnamese.
High-energy, team-first attitude: You’re motivated to work collaboratively in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment to help our growing business.
Proactive and passionate: You’re independently capable of seeking information, solving conceptual problems, corralling resources, and delivering results in challenging situations.
Disciplined and responsible: You're highly independent in terms of prioritization, time management, and organizational skills.
Innovative and adaptable: You have impeccable attention to detail and high internal standards for work. You're always seeking ways to innovate, improve, and automate your work in a professional and effective manner.
Highly analytical: You’re analytical, with experience decomposing and solving real-world business problems, ideally building/using advanced models
Candidates will have unparalleled opportunities for learning and accelerated career growth working in a fast-paced, hyper-growth startup environment. As a member of the team, you’ll have opportunities to:
Be a part of key decision-making processes that will define the trajectory of the company;
Lead and manage cross-functional teams across engineering, sales, marketing, and partnership;
Take on high-impact projects with the potential to drive millions of dollars in revenue for the Company;
Broaden your professional network in the areas of real estate, financial services, and technology;
Work with world-class team members hailing from leading organizations, such as Goldman Sachs, McKinsey, Harvard Business School, University of Pennsylvania, etc.
We offer candidates the following benefits:
Competitive negotiable salary based on prior experience;
Attractive employee stock option package;
Accelerated career path with arguably the most exciting proptech startup in Southeast Asia.
Homebase is a novel home-financing tech startup tackling the millennial ownership crisis across Southeast Asia, starting with Vietnam. We use a combination of technology and financing to co-invest in your home so you can move in today.
The company is founded in Singapore and is one of the region’s fastest growing companies, disrupting a traditional trillion-dollar industry, and backed by some of the world’s leading VC’s and founders of billion-dollar companies. Homebase was named as one of the “Top 50 PropTech companies in the World” by the prestigious Silicon Valley powerhouse Plug and Play.