is the global payment processing business for JPMorgan Chase & Co. Merchant Services is the world’s leading merchant acquirer with over 1 trillion in annual transaction volume. Merchant Services is a leading provider of payment, fraud and data security for companies large and small and capable of authorizing transactions in more than 130 currencies.
To help drive the transformation, we are seeking a talented & proven VP Product Manager/Product Owner, Merchant Lifecycle
. The candidate will build roadmaps for Operational tools and processes, adopting agile development methodologies and collaborating with technology partners and Product Owners in building a suite of products, supporting the Merchant Lifecycle/Client and Operational Experience with a focus on the Financial Systems for billing clients and in support of the Feature Catalogue and other operational tools.
This role is a Product Manager to lead the design and implementation of merchant boarding and maintenance with a focus on client funding and billing as well as support the use and design of the Feature Catalogue used to track client’s product usage as well as the 3rd Party vendor tracking system.
The candidate will have an excellent understanding of the components of payment processing industry with a focus on Client Operations in their background.
Helix is born Agile and uses a comprehensive framework of processes and events to direct delivery. All are expected to be versed in Agile practices and comfortable constructing and prioritizing roadmaps and features to convert into epics and user stories for engineers to deliver.
This position will succeed by shipping product that meets and exceeds customer expectations, delivering stakeholder results. Responsibilities:
- Design product platform with APIs, services, and data-driven insights that deliver world class experiences across payments processing with emphasis on funding.
- Work closely with the internal partners to create and maintain a leadership position for JPMorgan payment services when it comes to merchant processing, financial services and operations.
- Provide a clear, documented vision and scope via use cases, product requirements, epics and stories to support agile scrum teams within Helix and co-supplier partners.
- Manage the product roadmap that balances stakeholder inputs and thin sliced release outputs
- Design a product architecture that reduces time-to-market for new features, simplifies internal/external dependencies, and scales to a global environment
- Prioritize the product backlog based on client demand, business cases, product KPI and strategic business goals
- Identify potential roadblocks and develop recommendations for delivery issues, change requests, pre-release testing, and production issues
- Monitor product performance with reports and dashboards, and periodic stakeholder reviews
- Monitor industry trends to assess the competitive landscape and best practices
- Partner with teams (product, technology, operations, client advocacy, controls) to manage resourcing, controls, readiness, and go-to-market plans
- Lead direct and indirect team members in support of the build of the roadmap working in cross functional teams with assignments that can flex and pivot over time.
- Be smart and awesome and have fun
- Graduate degree or equivalent practical experience
- 7+ years in the Merchant Acquiring business
- Critical thinking skills; demonstrated ability with analytics
- Strong experience with acquiring payment processing and merchant operations.
- Extensive experience in merchant acquiring, with international experience a plus.
- Strong experience in payments product development or platform transformation
- Experience with modern technology stacks, including cloud, big data, microservices, API’s, etc.
- Proven track record of managing new product launches / transformations of mission-critical payment platforms
- Proven track record of managing the end-to-end product development lifecycle (PDLC) for complex, large-scale initiatives
- Strong ability to analyze opportunities & problems, recommend solutions, and communicate effectively & confidently (both verbal and written)
- Strong influencing and partnership / skills to drive cross-functional teams
- Ability to productively work in a matrix management organization and ability to flex on responsibilities
- JIRA proficiency
- Positive, team-oriented attitude and inspiring skills a must
- Approximately 30% travel can be expected
JPMorgan Chase & Co., one of the oldest financial institutions, offers innovative financial solutions to millions of consumers, small businesses and many of the world’s most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under the J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Our history spans over 200 years and today we are a leader in investment banking, consumer and small business banking, commercial banking, financial transaction processing and asset management.
We recognize that our people are our strength and the diverse talents they bring to our global workforce are directly linked to our success. We are an equal opportunity employer and place a high value on diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute, including race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital or veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. In accordance with applicable law, we make reasonable accommodations for applicants’ and employees’ religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/VeteransAbout the Team
The Corporate & Investment Bank is a global leader across investment banking, wholesale payments, markets and securities services. The world’s most important corporations, governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100 countries. We provide strategic advice, raise capital, manage risk and extend liquidity in markets around the world.
J.P. Morgan Wholesale Payments (formerly Treasury Services) provides cash management, liquidity, commercial card, foreign exchange and escrow solutions to clients across the world. Teams are constantly innovating, using the latest technology and data analytics to deliver specialized solutions to help clients grow and streamline their businesses. The organization combines four lines of business: Merchant Services, Treasury Services, Commercial Card and Trade Finance to help clients manage working capital and increase operational efficiency.