1+ months

Associate Product Manager - P202243

Riverwoods, IL 60015
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\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers, and which is consistently awarded for both. \u003Cstrong\u003EWe\u0027re all about people and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. \u003C/strong\u003EBe the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EResponsible for developing, maintaining, and presenting the vision and roadmap for the business\u0027s technology initiatives. Creates the product vision based on a thorough understanding of customer and business needs, and is both internally and externally focused. Guides both requirements and the corresponding work needed through grooming and prioritization by taking responsibility for \u0022content decisions\u0022 and what gets implemented. Manages timelines and feature delivery and remain flexible as we learn, iterate, and integrate in an effort to deliver functionality on aggressive timelines.\u003C/p\u003E Responsibilities: \u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEnsures features and technology releases aligned with product vision and objectives.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EManages and builds relationships with internal and external partners to manage priorities and delivery for Loan Origination System by collaborating with key players to influence change.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDevelops and communicates the product vision roadmap, adjusting to changing market, customer, and/or organizational needs.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBuilds an effective functional program grooming team (VSA, Shared Services, SMEs).\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EHelps break down initiatives into prioritized features, and manages the program pipeline (backlog) of these features for every release.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EParticipates in portfolio grooming to understand initiatives and business cases.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMeasures and monitors release progress and execution to ensure releases are delivered on-time, minimal incidents, and within budget.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EManages the overall quality and effectiveness of the incident management process.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBuilds new frameworks or enhances existing frameworks to optimize future delivery of features.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ELeads cross-functional initiatives that enable and support business growth.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMaintain up to date knowledge regarding mortgage industry and technology trends.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Minimum Qualifications \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EAt a minimum, here\u0027s what we need from you\u003C/strong\u003E:\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree in Engineering, Information Technology, Business, Marketing, Psychology, Finance, or related field\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E4\u002B years of experience in Financial Services, Technology, Customer Service, Marketing, Operations, Project Management, or related field\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E4\u002B years of experience in Scaled Agile, Agile Development Project Management, Technology Architect, Software Development, or related field\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EIn lieu of a degree, 6\u002B years of experience in Project Management, Scaled Agile, Agile Development Project Management, Technology Architect, Software Development, or related field\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EIf we had our say, we\u0027d also look for\u003C/strong\u003E:\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E6\u002B years of experience in Project Management, Scaled Agile, Agile Development Project Management, Technology Architect, Software Development, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPMP or Project Management Certifications\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECertified Scrum Product Owner or similar\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ELean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMortgage Industry experience\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience working with Loan Origination Systems such as, Empower, NetOxygen, Encompass, etc.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience working with document service providers such as, Wolters Kluwer, Docutech, Docu Prep, etc.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience with usage of agile development management software, testing software\u0027s like Rally, QC and others\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience working with teams in different geo locations (onshore/offshore)\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EKnowledge, understanding and application of Agile principles and framework.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E



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Posted: 2019-07-11 Expires: 2019-12-12

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