Senior Product Manager

McLean, VA
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Sara El-Shami

Job Description:

Aquent is looking for a Senior Product Manager for our Fortune 500 Financial client in McLean, VA. This is a full time, remote, 6+ month opportunity with full benefits - medical, dental, 401K. This person will be responsible for the following: 
*Understand your product roadmap and break that down into development work for your team based on understanding of customer needs and business strategy
*Own product delivery within an agile environment and work closely with engineering teams to deliver capabilities on a best in class tech stack
*Drive day-to-day prioritization of work, troubleshoot reported issues, and oversee releases
*Lead agile ceremonies with your tech team, to refine, groom, and deliver key objectives
*Identify and track key dependencies and risks
*Provide updates to product leadership and stakeholders on objectives, status, and impediments/ risks

What we are looking for:
*Strong analytical skills, ability to solve problems quickly, establish frameworks, ability to assess opportunities with data
*A bias to action and a track record of building and optimizing a successful products
*Knowledge, passion and practical experience leading engineering teams in modern tech stacks (ex. APIs, Cloud Infrastructure, etc.)
*Grounding in human-centered design and a natural instinct for building simple and intuitive user experiences
*Strong verbal and written communication skills, comfortable presenting to senior leadership and tailoring to multiple audiences
*Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously
*A high level of intellectual curiosity and comfort with ambiguity

Basic Qualifications:
*Bachelor’s Degree or military experience
*At least 2 years of experience in Agile product management

Preferred Qualifications:
*At least 3 years of experience managing a backlog and prioritizing that with your development team

Client Description:

This client puts its money where its mouth is. As a leading financial services and tech company, they’re constantly pushing the envelope to adapt and stay ahead of trends - whether it’s trends in financial products or in the way they treat their customers. Our client sets the bar in customer experience.

Our Talent are working with “best-in-class” global marketing teams on omni-channel campaigns, leveraging innovative technologies to drive customer engagement. AQUENT Talent work alongside full-time employees presenting ideas to stakeholders and influencing business decisions every day.

Working here:

  • You’ll be pushed to bring thoughtful creative and marketing ideas to the table

  • You’ll be collaborating in an Agile environment to deliver purposeful projects

  • You’ll be working with a global brand - meeting customers where they live by leveraging AI, ML and VR