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You are a key member of the product/Solution delivery team that will collaborate with business leaders and technology platforms to support and help craft the product vision, drive the Product Roadmap, prioritize the Engineering team’s sprint backlog, participate actively in all phases of the iteration process, cross-functional collaboration & Delivery of the final product/solution.
Reports to a Director in Technology team.
Works with customers, key partners, and partners to define a product vision or draft an E2E solution and strategy that is aligned with the high-level product roadmap
Understands and applies new trends and market standard methodologies
Communicates and build consensus across disciplines in crafting the product roadmap or overall business solution.
Assist leadership to define and articulate a long-term product strategy and roadmap with clearly defined business metrics and targets
Works with technology platforms , supports development , Integration & delivery of the product .
Appropriate tracking and reporting of product performance post launch in order to evaluate future investment
Produce return on investment analyses and optimization recommendations
Identify risks, challenges, opportunities and business integration needs
Enable cross-functional collaboration with relevant teams within the product scope & Technology
Translates product requirements/capabilities into well-defined features/user stories and acceptance test criteria
Assists Director of Product Management in supporting the creation of a Product Backlog for a specific product
Prioritizes and maintains the sprint backlog consistent with the Outcomes and Product Roadmap and performs story elaboration with the implementation team
Works closely with the design and technology teams to develop, test and deliver the defined capabilities and rapidly iterate new solutions
Partner with analytics and uses internal data tools to understand measure success and impact to critical metrics
Reviews/demonstrates sprint-related or general functionality with external partners and customers, including the Director of Product Management and other colleagues
Coordinates communications and facilitates resolution of risks, issues, and changes tied to the product backlog
Scope of Impact/Influence
Responsible for large functionality or a suite of small to mid-scale functionality
Main interface between the Business and Technology organizations for product development
Both product and technology focused
Responsible for supporting or driving product outcomes
Education & Experience:
3+ years of demonstrated ability in Product Management with proven track record in defining winning product constructs and delivering a product vision and strategy
Experience working in financial industry .
Experience with rapid and iterative software development methodologies
Bachelor’s Degree in related field required; advanced degree preferred
Familiarity with reporting/analytical applications
Technology Skills You’ll Use Every Day:
Industry and Company Knowledge
Technology Industry Trends
Collaboration & Partnership
Role/Strengths You’ll Need:
Awareness to emerging Technologies (ML, AI, Python etc)
Good undertsanding of technical architectures & design techniques
User Experience Evaluation and Analysis
Coaching and Mentoring
Business Case Development
Business Product Knowledge
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