Senior Product Owner

A leading bank within the UK

A chance to work for a huge bank working on their most innovative product.

The client

The client is a leading bank within the UK. They’re looking for an innovative Senior Product Owner to join their Open Banking team. This is an amazing chance to work on some of the most innovative tech within the banking and FinTech space, joining their lab dedicated to this work.

The role

As the Senior Product Owner, you’ll be working as the right hand to the Operations Manager who is leading this programme of work as part of the Open Banking Lab. You’ll also be working to drive the product vision, defining the future roadmap for this. A lot of this work is involving customer data/insights and APIs so you’ll be analysing this data to make sure customers are offered the best services relating to their financial situation, all of this done with the customer’s consent.

This Open Banking system works with banks across the UK and so the lab is split into various projects bought on by the bank leading this development. As the Senior Product Owner, your focus will be solely on Open Banking, maintaining this live product as it is new to the industry. You’ll be working in Agile which is led by a Scrum Master, alongside this, you’ll work with a matrix team of engineers, designers and architects which have been taken on from an outside agency.

The candidate

This is a role that involves working on new tech so you must be willing to learn and understand the future roadmap for this. You’ll also have an understanding of APIs and regulations surrounding the FinTech space. The ideal candidate will have experience developing a product vision for complex and emerging technology, meaning you’ll be comfortable in an environment of ambiguity and thrive on the challenge of shaping customer proposition.

You’ll take a data-driven approach to things, be confident leading a matrix team and have excellent stakeholder management skills. You must have an understanding of complex financial services products such as open banking. Experience with Agile and working in the FinTech space before is a bonus.