1+ months

Emerging Payments Product Manager - 50823

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 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\u003E Be 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\u003EDiscover is seeking an Emerging Payments Product Manager responsible for the ideation and development of products and services that will position Discover Financial Services\u0027 clients and partners to succeed in the market.\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003EThe landscape of payments is changing at a rapid pace and is at a unique convergence of Payments and Technology. The ideal candidate will be well versed in Digital and Emerging Payment technologies such as digital wallets like Apple Pay, Google Pay and/or other Pays, biometrics, authentication, cloud, tokenization, and others emerging payment technologies that continue to influence the industry. As a key contributor to Discover Global Network\u0027s performance priorities, this role will combine strategic thinking with tactical execution ability. \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EThe role analyzes the global marketplace for emerging payments trends, and builds and delivers solutions to respond to these trends to meet client needs of Discover Global Network.\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E*This role is ideally located in Riverwoods (IL), downtown Chicago (IL), Phoenix (AZ), or New Albany (OH) but remote candidates will be considered. \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EResponsibilities\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAnalyzes payments landscape and competitive market strategies through the analysis of related product, market, or share trends.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECollaborates with internal and external partners including Fintech influencers, tech giants like Apple and/or other wallet partners as well as traditional payment entities to analyze market demand for these products within the Discover Global Network ecosystem.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPresents to management opportunities and business case for these products within the network.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDemonstrates creative thinking, passion and drive to champion new ideas throughout the organization, tenacity to create commercially viable product, and flexibility to evaluate and adapt to market feedback.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAssesses the performance of and shapes the structure and direction of new and existing product lines and leads the development and execution of strategic product plans for key emerging initiatives\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EIdentify sources, monitor, analyze, and interpret key product performance metrics including financials, network volumes, other key statistics, and internal/external customer feedback trends, and use these to define and drive initiative values and deliverables.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDefine and execute strategic product road-maps to build new products, enhance existing products, or improve performance.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProvide business analysis and reporting on ongoing initiatives on a periodic basis\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EServe as Product Management business lead on cross-functional teams, including internal departments such as Sales, Operations, Legal, Marketing, Finance, Technology in the evaluation, development, management, and/or enhancement of new and existing product initiatives.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMinimum Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EAt a minimum, here\u0027s what we need from you:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree in Management, Engineering, Finance, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E2\u002B years of experience in Global or Emerging Payment Network , or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EIn lieu of a degree, 6\u002B years of experience in Global Payment Network, or related field\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\u003EMaster\u0027s DegreeMBA, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPayment Services/Fintech experience\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAgile/SAFe Certification or related Product management experience\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExtensive payments experience- product management/business development/operations in digital payments preferred\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong track record of innovative thinking and successful product development and deployment\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong project management skills\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience managing multiple vendor/partner relationships simultaneously\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAbility to conceptualize and communicate strategic approaches and goals both verbally and in presentation format to senior level management\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EInfluence without authority (matrixed/cross-departmental people management)\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDesire to work in a fast paced environment, consistently adhering to strict deadlines and evolving priorities. \u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E Keywords: \u0022Applepay\u0022, \u0022emerging payments\u0022, \u0022digital payments\u0022, \u0022tokenization\u0022, \u0022payments strategy\u0022 \u0022product management\u0022 \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: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2019-12-12

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