Product Owner | Fintech

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Product Owner | Fintech

We are looking for a Product Owner to join a small technology team in the fintech space, helping the organisation to achieve it's goal of being a global technology innovator and to help build a leading edge, cloud-based analytics product. The role will work cross functionally across business, operations and technology to help make the product and user experience fantastic.

Key Responsibilities:

 Work with client focus groups and project teams to establish requirements for product enhancements and document them into functional specifications
 Work with the Technology Team to ascertain technical scope and arrange functional specifications into specific and phased deliverable items which can be arranged on a roadmap
 Work with the stakeholder groups to socialise the phased deliverable items into milestones which meet their commercial and business interests for delivery
 Work with project management to ensure that milestones are achieved and communicated clearly throughout the business to stakeholders
 Work with the Head of Technology to align to organisational themes and strategic priorities for delivery of the technology roadmap
 Responsible for the accuracy of internal development planning tools, releases, roadmap, and user acceptance testing of the platform.

Key deliverables:
  • Responsible for delivering functional specifications to the engineering team to enable development of further development of products
  • Working with the Head of Technology to maintain a clear product roadmap
  • Working with the Technology Team, ensure that roadmap and sprint planning systems are accurate against releases and milestones, ensuring the work items are logged and tagged appropriately against sprints and releases
Knowledge/Skills/Experience:
  • Experience working in FinTech, ideally funds or wealth management who has experience building platforms with great CX. 
  • Background in formulating and communicating a clear product vision & analysing metrics to determine success
  • Experience with writing clear, concise functional specifications and working with developers in an Agile environment
  • Technical skills an advantage around prototyping for UX/CX
  • Comfortable working in a small team and independently, providing leadership with an evolving strategy
This is a permanent role - offices are based in Melbourne CBD, with a flexible working split between home and the office.