Finastra Product Manager in Gdynia, Poland
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What will you contribute?
Reporting to the Product Director, the Product Manager will manage the life cycle of some functional modules of the Treasury solution (Kondor+) in order to address new customer needs, in line with the corporate growth objectives. This includes business case development, market research, roadmap definition, follow up of the development with the R&D teams, and go-to-market activities.
The key aspect of the position is to act as a mentor and a subject matter expert with the local R&D organization (Business Analysts, QA and Development). A strong experience with banks, in particular with the front and middle office is a must have (either as a bank internal resource, or as consultant for a software vendor).
You will be part of an international team, with other product managers located in Paris and London.
Responsibilities & Deliverables:
Your deliverables as a Product Manager will include, but are not limited to, the following:
Gain a deep understanding of the customer experience in the Treasury market, identify and fill product gaps, generate new ideas that would improve the product, and drive growth.
Serves as the key contact for product questions and new product ideas which surface from customers, sales, or market research.
Identifies and analyzes critical issues related to the product design and promotion of the product(s). This implies a very strong relationship with the business analysts and development teams.
Translates product strategy into recommendations and feature definition to address market opportunities.
Provides overall direction for product enhancements and general product development requirements.
Works with product management teams of other product lines (Risk, Post-Trade, Collateral,…) within the company to make sure that we build a consistent product offering across the portfolio.
Manages the resolution of escalated customer problems. Escalates problems and issues to other departments when needed.
Help the Business Analysts team develop proper and thorough documentation (internal and external) describing enhancements as appropriate.
Identifies continuous improvement opportunities for Product Management processes.
(minimum 2 of the following)
5-7 years of relevant financial services software experience (support, engineering, financial engineering).
5-7 years of Financial Industry experience. Working with banks in front office activities as assistant trader, or business support, or project management and coordination between IT and trading floor.
Experience working with project management software application analysis, design or implementation (knowledge of project management principles).
Proven track record of product management accomplishments with another software vendor would be a plus.
The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to disability please contact us at 800-274-7280.
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