Building AI models and APIs for building digital twins

Head of Product

San Francisco, CA, US
Job Type
6+ years
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About the role

At Tavus, we're at the forefront of AI generative video technology, offering advanced APIs to developers and product teams. Our cutting-edge models enable a wide range of applications, from text-to-video with AI avatars to real-time interactions, powering innovation across industries like video communication, marketing, sales, education, and more. As a Series A startup backed by $25m from top investors including Sequoia, Y Combinator, and Scale VC, we are gearing up for our next growth phase. Join us in driving the future of AI video technology. Check it out for yourself 😎

We're in search of a seasoned and innovative Head of Product to lead the charge in shaping our product strategy, working closely with founders, engineers, and business teams. Your role? To be the driving force behind our AI generative video technology offerings, with closely with and reporting directly to the executive leadership.

Imagine crafting a cutting-edge product vision and surfacing it to developers, turning complex AI concepts into user-friendly features and experiences. You'll be the mastermind behind our roadmap, using market insights to stay ahead of the game. Whether you're mentoring a tight-knit product team or spreading the word about our groundbreaking tech, get ready to shake things up and have a fun doing it!

Your Mission 🚀

  • Craft and communicate a compelling product vision that is founder-led and market aligned by leveraging technical expertise to translate complexity into tangible features and experiences
  • Collaborate closely with founders, ML engineers, software developers, and business teams to develop and execute the product roadmap, fostering alignment and driving innovation across diverse functions
  • Conduct in-depth market research to identify emerging trends, customer needs, and competitive dynamics, utilizing insights to inform strategic product decisions and maintain Tavus' competitive edge
  • Cultivate strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders, serving as a trusted advisor and advocate for the product vision, and collaborating with executive leadership to align product strategy with company objectives
  • Collaborate with design partners to develop solutions that meet requirements and address user pain points effectively
  • Eventually build out and oversee a product team, providing mentorship, guidance, and support to drive results and foster a culture of continuous learning and growt


  • Demonstrated experience leading product organizations with complex products, at an early stage start up
  • Technical background with a solid understanding of software development
  • Strong strategic thinking and analytical skills, with the ability to synthesize market data and customer feedback to inform product decisions
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams and stakeholders
  • Entrepreneurial mindset with a passion for driving innovation and growth in a dynamic startup environment
  • Experience working with AI technologies is a plus but not required; willingness to learn and adapt is essential

Please note that this position is a hybrid in San Francisco and we offer relocation.


When you join Tavus, you’re joining a family. Our work is driven by our team, and our success is shared by all. This position has a flexible work schedule, unlimited PTO, extremely competitive healthcare and gear stipends, as well as, of course, plenty of fun! At the end of the day, we want Tavus to be a place for you to learn, directly drive impact, and be with a team you love.

_To learn more about our team culture, and benefits, check out _our hiring page!

Tavus is growing fast, and we’d like you to grow with us!  Are you excited to get your hands dirty and join the digital marketing revolution? Drop your resume and we’ll be in touch!

We are not looking for cultural fits, we are looking for culture creators. In fact, diversity is what drives our success – it’s at the core of how we hire, communicate, and work. We are inclusive to all and combine our diverse backgrounds, skill sets, and thinking to build the best experiences for our clients.

About Tavus

Tavus is a leading AI synthetic media startup focused on making personalized video experiences scalable. Tavus uses artificial intelligence deepfake technology to generate realistic videos that perfectly imitate customer's gestures and voice- it's pretty stellar. Think Loom or Vidyard, but you can create thousands of hyper-personalized videos with the click of a button.

Team Size:30
Location:San Francisco
Quinn Favret
Quinn Favret
Hassaan Raza
Hassaan Raza