Product Owner - Career at Q2
Q2 is seeking a Product Owner who is passionate about making a difference within the fintech industry. Working within the Product Management Team, the Product Owner will be responsible for the roadmap and strategic planning of our back-office administration tools for Q2’s core platform Financial Institutions to support their account holders.
If you are the right fit for this position, you approach business opportunities with an unwavering sense of optimism. Opportunities requiring broad thinking, including design, financial analysis, workflows, and data analytics, are familiar to you and demonstrated success is your norm. You wake up each morning with a passion to solve problems through testing and research, market data, design, and customer feedback and believe that building value is critical to job satisfaction. You are likely an accomplished technologist with a high capacity for building new digital software and solutions and offer deep experience in driving requirements and the development of systems to be used by a variety of people. In addition, you take a client-centric approach to product management and have demonstrated results driving rapid modifications and initial concepts to new and existing products. Although you will work in the Product Group, you will continually work with, build, and influence cross-departmental workgroups with your outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
As a market leader in the digital banking space, the Q2 core platform back-office product team is responsible for providing all Financial Institution employees with unrivaled technology and insights to support and grow their business.
Fully research, scope and develop a strategy for new and existing products/features for Q2, focused on high quality and aggressive adoption among our customer base
Provide industry research to be utilized in product business cases
Act as primary liaison for your products between multiple departments, including design, development, sales, support, and implementations
Work in leadership role to champion end user experience within products under your ownership
Manage the product backlog, define new product specifications, scope bug fixes, and communicate release features on an ongoing basis
Actively seek to integrate human interaction best practices and best in class front end design into each product you build
Responsible for ensuring that all security, availability, confidentiality, and privacy policies and controls are adhered to
Deliver product acceptance testing protocol for the development organization you work with to ensure the highest quality and customer experience
Work with the Release Management team to develop and deliver release documentation and training materials for internal groups on key functional aspects of products under your ownership
EXPERIENCE AND KNOWLEDGE:
B.S. or B.A in Business, Marketing, Psychology, Engineering, Communications or related field
Minimum 5 years in Product Management, financial services, or e-commerce is preferred
Experience with Agile Scrum methodology
Self-starter with proven ability to deliver results with minimal assistance is a must
Knowledge of software product development lifecycle, understanding of product design, dependencies, and tradeoffs
Ability to break down high-level features into tactical user stories and assign and track them across multiple organizations
Outstanding problem solving and analytical abilities
Excellent verbal, written, interpersonal, organization, and presentation skills
Comfortable working with remote Business/Leadership/Engineering teams
Desire to work with highly scalable enterprise software
At Q2, our goal is to be a diverse and inclusive workforce that fosters mutual respect for our employees and the communities we serve. Q2 is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.