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Product Manager - Payments - Financial Services at Nutmeg
London, GB

DESCRIPTION

The role in a nutshell:

 

As we continue to shake up the investment world, Nutmeg is looking for smart, curious people experienced in product development who are passionate about building fantastic user-centric and commercially viable online and mobile investment solutions.

The role will see you take ownership of payments and withdrawals, a key part of the Nutmeg customer journey. You will be accountable from a front and back-end perspective for the payments and withdrawals customer experience. You will have a full stack agile team around you to ensure you are able to operate autonomously to define and deliver your roadmap in continuous cycles of dual-track Discovery-Delivery sprints.

 

You will work in a highly collaborative way within the Product team and across the organisation to successfully deliver strategically aligned product development whilst aiming to exceed your set KPIs.

REQUIREMENTS

What you’ll need to do:

 

Product functions

  • Become a respected and trusted leader within your agile team
  • Become the go-to person for payments and withdrawals, assuming a highly visible role within the company as the subject matter expert
  • Develop a deep on-going understanding of all aspects of your domain; from customer insight, to commercial performance and all supporting technologies that power your products
  • Become the voice of the customer; continuously develop a deep understanding of how users interact with Nutmeg use these learnings to build great products they’ll love
  • Execute a user-centric product development approach that embeds the voice of the customer into the Discovery phase through an appropriate user research/testing plan
  • Demonstrate commercial acumen by building strong business cases that define the product’s success criteria
  • Communicate team status and key milestone achievements across the business
  • Define and manage a highly organised roadmap and supporting backlog to ensure your team is delivering products that will most positively impact customers and the business
  • Be passionate about the Product Development process, always striving to improve how products are built to ensure teams operate to their maximum effectiveness and efficiency
  • Promote innovation in product design, always being mindful of, and working within, the framework of a strong financial compliance regime
  • Take ultimate responsibility for product decisions, and be prepared to justify those decisions to all levels in the business

 

 

Interaction with Engineering

  • Support and motivate the Engineering teams with clear and achievable deliverables
  • Build trust and respect with engineering and across the whole Product & Technology functions
  • Run assigned agile teams through iterative Discovery and Delivery sprint cycles
  • Participate in agile ceremonies: daily stand-ups, planning meetings, retrospectives
  • Balance business and technical objectives and translate these as clear priorities for the Engineering team
  • Collaborate with developers to ensure set tasks are delivered

 

Interaction with Stakeholders

  • Create and maintain a positive working environment by building strong relationships with teams and management
  • Be in charge of scope - always acting in the interests of our customers while balancing the needs of each department
  • Be the glue among departments and create shared understanding by translating ideas & concepts into technical or layman’s terms
  • Strive to continuously develop knowledge and understanding of best practices within the product management discipline and how this may be applied to your work
  • Ensure that your level of technical knowledge is sufficient to converse with engineers and be able to translate this into layman’s terms for the rest of the business
  • Keep up to date with innovation in the tech sector, as well as the shifting technical landscape as it applies to Nutmeg

 

Personal & Professional Development

  • Strive to continuously develop knowledge and understanding of best practices within the product management discipline and how this may be applied to your work
  • Ensure that your level of technical knowledge is sufficient to converse with engineers and be able to translate this into layman’s terms for the rest of the business
  • Keep up to date with innovation in the tech sector, as well as the shifting technical landscape as it applies to Nutmeg

BENEFITS

We’re a diverse team of fun, genuine, smart people with a common mission to shake up financial

services and change the way people manage their money in an intelligent easy way.

A fintech leader located in Vauxhall, London, we work in a modern, open plan office. We use cutting

edge technologies and development tools like Mesos and Docker. We brainstorm and work with

whiteboards and post-its and collaborate across the entire business to do our jobs – awesomely.

We’d say we’re similar to a typical tech company: casual, flexible, agile, flat-structured and fastpaced.

All while making sure we maintain professional (FCA-regulated) standards in everything we

do.

We’re passionate and motivated and take pride in providing a great experience for our customers

and empowering generations of investors. We want like-minded people to join us. As a Nutmegger,

you’ll be part of a tightknit, hard-working, innovative team at the top of their game, facing new

challenges every day.




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