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Product Owner

New York, New York

Job Description:

Global Banking Technology - (GBT):

  • Believes diversity makes us stronger so we can reflect, connect and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world
  • Is committed to building a workplace where every employee is welcomed and given the support and resources to perform their jobs successfully
  • Wants to be a great place for people to work and strives to create an environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals
  • Provides continuous training and development opportunities to help employees achieve their career goals, whatever their background or experience
  • Is committed to advancing our tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve our clients and their evolving business needs
  • Believes in responsible growth and is dedicated to supporting our communities by connecting them to the lending, investing and giving them what they need to remain vibrant and vital

Job Description

Senior Product Owner dedicated to Capital Markets Technology initiatives and projects responsible for maximizing the value for a product. Key responsibilities include defining the vision and roadmap for the product, defining and prioritizing stories in the product backlog, and articulating this to both stakeholders and the development team. This role works closely with stakeholders to understand their needs and Technology Development Team in a scaled Agile model to ensure there is alignment. They are experienced in the role of a Product Manager/Owner, expert of the product, and have a deep understanding of the business or technology domain
 

Responsibilities include:

  • Gain an in-depth understanding of Capital Markets applications, how they are used by the business and how applications fit into the overall deal workflow;
  • Creates the vision and roadmap for the product to align with strategic direction for the business or technology domain.
  • Communicates the product vision and roadmap to C-Suite stakeholders and business teams, and drives user adoption.
  • Collaborates with stakeholders to understand their needs, problems, and aligns them on priorities.
  • Creates and prioritizes features/epics in the program backlog; empowered to make decisions about trade-offs with emerging work versus planned work
  • Creates and prioritizes work for 1-3 teams. Experienced with cross-functional teams.
  • Creates and prioritizes stories in the product backlog.
  • Refines stories with the team to ensure there are enough “ready” stories to load the next 1-2 sprints.
  • Reviews and accepts stories and is empowered to make on-the-spot decisions on scope and requirements.
  • Works in partnership with the team to ensure that optimum value is obtained through technology and through an advanced understanding of the business.
  • Providing application training and demonstrations

Qualifications

  • BA or BS degree in information technology or computer science from an accredited 4 year university
  • MBA or MS degree preferable.
  • Knowledge and experience of Capital Markets/ New Issue/ Primary Markets (stocks, bonds, LevFin) requires approximately 8-10 years BA experience at a leading financial services organization.
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and strategic thinking ability; ability to troubleshoot production issues and get them resolved quickly by the appropriate support team;
  • Experience working directly with the front office, ideally in a trading floor environment, is strongly preferred
  • A solid understanding of equity, bond and/or syndicated loan fundamentals is strongly preferred
  • Experience with capital markets and the syndication process is a plus.
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented, ability to prioritize effectively and handle responsibilities for multiple projects / support issues concurrently
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills; ability to get a point across quickly and concisely is important
  • Agile skills to write quality User Stories, effectively prioritizes the backlog/work items, defines acceptance criteria and aligns business stakeholders on priorities.  JIRA and Confluence.
  • Experience working as part of a global team is a plus

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

Global Banking Technology - (GBT):

  • Believes diversity makes us stronger so we can reflect, connect and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world
  • Is committed to building a workplace where every employee is welcomed and given the support and resources to perform their jobs successfully
  • Wants to be a great place for people to work and strives to create an environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals
  • Provides continuous training and development opportunities to help employees achieve their career goals, whatever their background or experience
  • Is committed to advancing our tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve our clients and their evolving business needs
  • Believes in responsible growth and is dedicated to supporting our communities by connecting them to the lending, investing and giving them what they need to remain vibrant and vital

Job Description

Senior Product Owner dedicated to Capital Markets Technology initiatives and projects responsible for maximizing the value for a product. Key responsibilities include defining the vision and roadmap for the product, defining and prioritizing stories in the product backlog, and articulating this to both stakeholders and the development team. This role works closely with stakeholders to understand their needs and Technology Development Team in a scaled Agile model to ensure there is alignment. They are experienced in the role of a Product Manager/Owner, expert of the product, and have a deep understanding of the business or technology domain
 

Responsibilities include:

  • Gain an in-depth understanding of Capital Markets applications, how they are used by the business and how applications fit into the overall deal workflow;
  • Creates the vision and roadmap for the product to align with strategic direction for the business or technology domain.
  • Communicates the product vision and roadmap to C-Suite stakeholders and business teams, and drives user adoption.
  • Collaborates with stakeholders to understand their needs, problems, and aligns them on priorities.
  • Creates and prioritizes features/epics in the program backlog; empowered to make decisions about trade-offs with emerging work versus planned work
  • Creates and prioritizes work for 1-3 teams. Experienced with cross-functional teams.
  • Creates and prioritizes stories in the product backlog.
  • Refines stories with the team to ensure there are enough “ready” stories to load the next 1-2 sprints.
  • Reviews and accepts stories and is empowered to make on-the-spot decisions on scope and requirements.
  • Works in partnership with the team to ensure that optimum value is obtained through technology and through an advanced understanding of the business.
  • Providing application training and demonstrations

Qualifications

  • BA or BS degree in information technology or computer science from an accredited 4 year university
  • MBA or MS degree preferable.
  • Knowledge and experience of Capital Markets/ New Issue/ Primary Markets (stocks, bonds, LevFin) requires approximately 8-10 years BA experience at a leading financial services organization.
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and strategic thinking ability; ability to troubleshoot production issues and get them resolved quickly by the appropriate support team;
  • Experience working directly with the front office, ideally in a trading floor environment, is strongly preferred
  • A solid understanding of equity, bond and/or syndicated loan fundamentals is strongly preferred
  • Experience with capital markets and the syndication process is a plus.
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented, ability to prioritize effectively and handle responsibilities for multiple projects / support issues concurrently
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills; ability to get a point across quickly and concisely is important
  • Agile skills to write quality User Stories, effectively prioritizes the backlog/work items, defines acceptance criteria and aligns business stakeholders on priorities.  JIRA and Confluence.
  • Experience working as part of a global team is a plus

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21025957

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: Yes, 5% of the time

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Karl Klein

Referral Bonus:

0

Street Address

Primary Location:
222 BROADWAY, NY, New York, 10038