Who are we?
OpenPayd is a digital Banking-as-a-Service platform, dedicated to improving and simplifying access to payments and banking. Its services can be integrated through a single API and are supported by a network of licenses across UK, Europe, USA, Canada and others.
The platform enables businesses such as marketplaces, PSPs, fintechs and crypto wallet operators, looking to streamline collection of funds and payouts to benefit from virtual IBANs in multiple currencies, access to local and international payment networks, wholesale FX, and card processing capabilities.
Salary Range: £55,000-60,000
Reference number: DEPP03PERM
How will you add value to the OpenPayd journey?
Your day-to-day will be:
· Managing your product’s mid to long term feature roadmap that is based on outcomes and aligned with the wider business roadmap
· Managing and prioritizing your product backlog daily and as part of your team’s agile/lean development processes
· Meeting frequently with sales, ops, marketing, finance, compliance, legal and other stakeholders to develop a deep understanding of their business processes and needs
·Capturing product requirements from customers and stakeholders and writing accurate user stories
·Preparing low fidelity wireframes and flow diagrams to bring your user stories to life
·Working with product designers (where applicable) to turn your wireframes into tangible design assets based on user research
· Working in partnership with engineering, brainstorming ideas together and ensuring developers understand WHAT needs to be built and what value does it have at all times
·Assessing new product ideas and leading product/feature discovery workshops using the desirability, viability and feasibility framework
· Researching the competition and capturing market insights pertaining to your assigned product area on a regular basis
·Identifying market opportunities and contributing to the wider product vision and business strategy
·Updating regularly the wider organisation on the progress of new product releases
·Providing customer-facing narrative and positioning of features for your product area and contributing to Product Marketing collateral for new product releases
·Gathering post-launch/post-release customer feedback and capturing learnings to adapt the product
·Championing user experience (UX) throughout the organisation
·Setting KPIs for features being delivered, monitoring assumptions and validating hypotheses
The candidate will have the following:
· You have 3+ years’ experience in a software product management role
·Understanding of SME Banking proposition
·Experience of conducting qualitative and qualitative research within banking product
·Experience of developing banking-as-a-service product
·Understanding of e-payments, FX services
·Experience of working within similar capacity within competitors
·You have 3+ years’ experience in a software product management role
·You have successfully developed from scratch and launched at least one product in the banking, payments or fintech space
·You’re naturally curious about solving customer problems and can quickly follow through on your ideas
·You’re focussed on outcomes rather than outputs and can judge a product or feature’s business viability and customer desirability in a matter of minutes
·You have a very good sense of UX which manifests itself in your tendency to draw a wireframe or a diagram first, and only then talk/write about it
·You embrace change and you have first hand experience of leading cross functional teams using agile methodologies (e.g. Scrum, Lean, XP)
·You're exceptionally good at synthesizing and conceptualizing information, be it verbally or in writing
· You have written a product requirements spec for a software product at least once in your career, and consider it to be a big deal - a natural extension of your product vision
·You're a self-starter, capable of working autonomously with minimal supervision but you're also a team player at heart
·You thrive in dynamic, fast paced and highly ambiguous work environments where the answer to a question may not be immediately available and requires a great deal of persistence and perseverance to obtain
·You're that individual that the dev team refers to as the 'business person' but the business team refers to as the ‘tech person'. You're the bridge between those two worlds and you're perfectly comfortable with being treated as such.
·Experience of programme management would be desirable
Closing date: 22nd July 2020
We're looking forward to receiving your CV.
OpenPayd Talent Team.
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