Product Manager - London Innovation Lab

09 Nov 2019
13 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Lab Background / Context
We believe the future's here. Right here with us. Home to where we define, ideate, develop and distribute production-ready financial solutions of far-reaching impact to society. Solutions whose ingenuity governments, institutions, corporations and individuals depend on to really achieve and grow in 160 countries. And right now, the door's open to direct the future of fintech for that truly global client base. This means collaborating with the keenest minds in data science, big data, software engineering, web development, UX design and more. Doers looking to bring the next bold ideas to life for a fascinating array
of clients, clients already investing, trading and transacting at the forefront of change in markets and economies the world over.
If you have this kind of vision, capable of seeing ahead, of developing a clear path forward in a quest to try the as yet untried, here is the opportunity. In a supported, resource-rich, vibrant co-working environment, part of an ecosystem of globally interconnected labs, realising a broader mission of enabling growth and economic progress on a scale you won't find anywhere else. Welcome to our London Innovation Lab.
Job Purpose:
We have developed a number of value add platforms across our global lab network (London, Tel Aviv, Singapore, New York). We are looking to further develop our global product and client engagement so that we can shape the evolution of our platform development and look to add further business value across our Markets and Securities Service Organisation.
This role will work closely with the lab global platform teams and their Product Managers to develop the future strategy for each product and to ensure that internal business feedback is clearly included within the product development cycle.
The role will be critical to the development of new products, ensuring that we have full stakeholder engagement in piloting and fully developing solutions.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Business Relationship Management: Primary responsibility for maintaining relationships with our key Markets and Securities stakeholders in London.
  • Generate Opportunities: Will work with key stakeholders in business and technology to develop ongoing opportunities for lab platforms.
  • Product Management: The role will have direct responsibility for product management for platforms managed in London and will work very closely with product managers in other locations to ensure input into strategy and roadmap.
  • Product Demonstrations: Leads communication and engagement on product showcasing and demonstration for all lab products to London clients.
  • Design workshop: Will lead and engage in product design workshops with stakeholders and design team
  • Contribute to product technical Strategy: Will work closely with engineering and platform teams to determine technical strategy.
  • Customer Success: Responsibility to ensure the lab demonstrates and delivers measured success for our clients.
Qualifications: Graduate qualification preferred plus relevant industry experience.
  • Relevant experience in a technology role and ideally within the finance sector
  • Demonstrated experience of delivering new products and product enhancements in the financial sector
  • It would be beneficial to have an understanding of the Capital Markets / Investment Banking
  • Experience of agile and lean development methods
  • Team player - puts own success below the success of the team.
  • Strong communication skills. Interacts and engages constantly with other team members. Recognises the challenge of communication with remote team members and takes action to overcompensate.
  • Ability to deeply empathise with end users and incorporate learning into system design specifications at all stages of the development lifecycle.
  • Excellent written and oral communication. Capability to listen, understand and then influence both into technology and business.
  • Focuses on delivering value vs. delivering features.
  • Focuses on delivering revenue and market share vs. status quo.
  • Strong understanding of technology build practices.
  • Broad understanding of both emerging and established technology platforms
Qualifications: Graduate qualification preferred plus relevant industry experience.

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