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Associate Product Manager - P209442_S1

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. We\u0027re all about people and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. 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\u003ESeeking an experienced individual to manage emerging payment initiatives to drive Discover\u0027s digital commerce strategies. The candidate must have deep knowledge and passion around digital, mobile and emerging technologies and is able to visualize how they can help optimize consumer experiences. An entrepreneur at heart, hard-working and autonomous by nature, with a relentless focus on achieving results, this person will play a key role in helping advance Discover\u0027s position in the emerging payments space.\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 in a scaled Agile framework.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EResponsibilities\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEnsures features and technology releases aligned with product vision.\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 and Program Increment (PI).\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EParticipates in portfolio grooming to understand initiatives and business cases.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\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 Engineering, Information Technology, Business, Marketing, Psychology, Finance, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E4\u002B years of experience in Financial Services, Technology, Customer Service, Marketing, Operations, Project Management, Scaled Agile, Agile Development Project Management, Technology Architect, Software Development, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\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/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\u003EExperience with and knowledge of digital wallets (Apple Pay, Google Pay, Samsung Pay), mobile, contactless payments and emerging payments technology\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ESkills Desired: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDemonstrated ability to adapt quickly to change and collaborate across groups \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExcellent communication and leadership skills \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ESelf-starter with strong organizational and time management skills \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProven problem solving ability \u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\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: 2019-11-01 Expires: 2019-12-12

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