Senior Product Manager

Mogo Finance Technology Inc. - Vancouver, BC (30+ days ago)

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Mogo (TSX: MOGO; NASDAQ: MOGO) — a financial technology company — is a digital challenger to the banks in Canada, empowering consumers with simple solutions to help them manage and control their finances. Users can sign up for a free MogoAccount in only three minutes and get access to six products including free credit score monitoring, identity fraud protection, digital spending account with Platinum Prepaid Visa® Card, digital mortgage experience, the MogoCrypto account, the first product within MogoWealth, which enables the buying and selling of bitcoin, and access to smart consumer credit products through MogoMoney. The platform has been engineered to deliver a best-in-class digital experience, with best-in-class financial products all through one account. With more than 925,000 members and a marketing partnership with Canada's largest news media company, Mogo continues to execute on its vision of becoming the go-to financial app for the next generation of Canadians.

Mogo is looking for a Senior Product Manager to play a key part in our growing, Vancouver-based Product Team. What would someone in a Senior Product Manager job do here at Mogo? Build great products. Our Product Managers work closely with many different teams across Mogo, from software developers to web designers and front-end developers, with the goal of bringing exciting projects across the finish line. We put our focus on shipping quickly and making data-driven decisions, so we're looking for someone who can think on their feet and make great decisions on the fly. If this sounds like you then get in touch, we want to hear from you!

What you'll do:
Execute the vision for our products and user experiences, which open a world of possibilities for Canadian consumers
Contribute to the prioritization of key features for the products you're managing with the product team and senior stakeholders
Researching, challenging and documenting business requirements for new features
Driving the creation of killer user experiences to achieve business outcomes for new features with our UX/UI design team
Co-authoring agile user stories with technical project leads for communicating requirements to the product cross-functional teams
Presenting and managing feedback for user stories in feature discussion meetings
Managing the prioritization of scored features in our feature backlog based on business ROI and technical dependencies
Work closely with technical project leads to keep on track of product/feature delivery dates
Deliver relevant documentation to operations to ensure staff is properly trained on new features
Contribute to our marketing strategy by identifying and communicating product features that are newsworthy and important to users
Facilitate internal and external stakeholders, and integrate competitive information and strategy to determine short and long term priorities and features
Utilize a data-driven approach to drive decision-making
Oversee product management lifecycle end to end
Identify and manage strategic vendor relationships
Assesses market competition by comparing the company's product to competitors' products
Internalize and deeply understand Mogo's mission and strategies, as well as the mission and objectives of your specific team
Clearly communicate product roadmaps, benefits and results, as appropriate, to a spectrum of audiences, from internal stakeholders to all Mogo employees to customers

What you'll need:
5 + years of Product Management experience at a technology company using agile methodologies, bonus points if you have experience in Fintech!
Proven success in building software to execute product strategy and vision
Experience working with cross-functional development teams including back-end developers, front-end developers, mobile developers, CRM developers, web analytics analysts and QA developers
Experience working with multi-disciplinary business teams including operations, marketing, communications, legal and compliance
Knowledge leader in evolving product strategies based on an integrated view of business/user requirements and industry/competitive trends
Knack for forming successful relationships with stakeholders of all levels of the organization
Great communicator. Ability to translate complex technical ideas and present them simply to a variety of stakeholders
Strategic thinking, planning and organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Passion for analyzing data and translating results into product strategies
Detail oriented, with high degree of accuracy and results focus; be diligent and work with a sense of urgency
An audacious spirit that embraces uncertainty and challenges it with enthusiasm
Strong sense of curiosity and the desire to learn and get better everyday