07 Oct, 2021

Product Manager (FinTech)

  • Finologee
  • Leudelange, Luxembourg
Full time (permanent contract) Data / Product Management

Job Description

The POSITION | About YOU: We are looking for a Product Manager (FinTech) for our business-to-business software-as-a-service products who will contribute to the analysis, the ideation and specification process, the product, features and priorities management, partner/supplier relations handling for the components and services that we use for business, compliance and technical dimensions, assistance with handling of customer relations for our bank compliance, KYC, payments, telecom and other digitisation/API products and projects. A genuine interest and relevant experience in one of the following subjects: digital KYC, bank payment processes and/or API/FinTech feature is a key asset for the position. A first experience of product sourcing for regulated entities, as well as knowledge in IT security and other relevant (Luxembourg/EU) compliance challenges would be an advantage. We also expect you to understand and to be proficient at finding the right match between Luxembourg’s financial industry players’ needs and pain points and Finologee’s product strategy and value proposition. Another useful asset for this position will be your ability to build sound business cases and product roadmaps. 

The COMPANY | About US: Finologee (www.finologee.com) is one of Luxembourg’s leading digital finance platform operators. The company facilitates the financial industry’s quest for optimisation and innovation with its compliant platforms and APIs for bank compliance (PSD2 for Banks & CEDRS), mobile payments and telecom routing (Digicash & Mpulse), professional payments (ENPAY) and KYC/AML (KYC Manager & Digital Onboarding). Finologee serves more than 100 banks and institutions, handling 25 million transactions a year on their behalf. Placing user experience, technology and compliance at the core of the business, Finologee’s founders have been blazing a trail for FinTech ‘made in Luxembourg’ since 2006. With a staff of 35, the company is ISO 27001 certified and is operating as a regulated financial services professional under a ‘Support PFS’ licence granted by the Ministry of Finance. 

More about what it means to work at Finologee: http://jobs.finologee.com  

With us you will… 

  • Take a leading role in the company’s KYC, payments, bank compliance and other digital product definitions & lifecycle management: analyze, define and apply suitable features and strategies starting with the product architecture, run market analyses and benchmarks, deep-dive into existing processes and practices and propose suitable digital implementations meeting both users’/clients’ needs, take part in ideation and implementation stages supervision with business analysts and UI/UX designers as well as product sponsors, iterate proposals, challenge and validate with internal stakeholders and client representatives, development and testing teams, contribute to the business cases and strategies, help with the roll-out of marketing & sales assisting the business development team, and finally facilitate the running of day-to-day operations with regards to the company’s products 
  • Contribute to the company’s partner network and product/features sourcing, assessing suppliers and partners at business, technical and compliance levels, handling relations both at the onboarding stage and over time, take part in negotiations and service level specifications, monitor relations, product and service quality over time, contribute to audit processes and handle documentation 
  • Handle project-related activities: both with our clients and internally, to successful completion, including ensuring the delivery of projects on time and on budget 
  • Communicate with all levels of the organization, internal, cross-functional and external, and keep stakeholders up to date on project status, also acting as a single source of project information. 

What we expect from you… 

  • At least 5 years of relevant experience in B2B software product design and business modelling for the financial industry, preferably in digital finance, or alternatively in other digital B2B product/SaaS contexts 
  • The ability to soundly analyze and draw the right conclusions with regards to digital improvement potential and related business opportunities when aiming at enhancing the daily work reality and processes of financial industry professionals and their clients/suppliers 
  • A good understanding of modern business applications/interface design and architecture as well as about the benefits and challenges of a financial industry regulation-compliant SaaS infrastructure: we use Figma for UI design and management, Angular for front-end development, and we rely on a private cloud Kubernetes cluster infrastructure 
  • A solid knowledge of KYC/AML processes, regulation and related digitalization challenges, bank/business/telecom payments infrastructures and products, and/or IT outsourcing challenges and regulation applying to the Luxembourg financial sector would be considered a strong asset 
  • An experience with FinTech/RegTech partners/suppliers relations management would also be a real advantage 
  • Languages: good command of English – French would be a true advantage – and solid writing skills 
  • Education: Master’s degree in business, engineering/IT or other 
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced innovation-driven company, working with the company’s founders, with a genuine accountability for tasks and projects 
  • Being a European Union citizen or having a valid work permit for Luxembourg 

In return you will get… 

  • A position where you will play an active role in a variety of steps and contexts of digital product building for the financial industry, from the concept to delivery and operations, where you can truly make a difference 
  • The opportunity to become a part of one of the prime FinTech teams in Luxembourg, with highly-skilled industry experts, led by entrepreneurs that have been shaping successful digital finance products and building ecosystems for more than 20 years 
  • The opportunity to be part of a multicultural and startup-minded team 
  • A nice place to work: spacious and modern offices located in the Leudelange business district, close to Luxembourg-City with easy access by bus or car. 

 

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