Product Manager

Richmond, VA
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Sara El-Shami

Job Description:

Aquent is looking for a Product Manager for our Fortune 500 Financial client in Richmond, VA. This is a full time for 12+ months with full benefits - medical, dental, 401K and more. This person will take the existing road map and prioritize for the team. The ideal candidate will have front and back end product experience as well as feature management, microservice building experience, great stakeholder communication and experience managing teams that support front and back end products. 

Responsible for breaking down business epics into features and further into user stories
Writing acceptance criteria and lead the grooming efforts with the Agile team
Drive day-to-day prioritization of work, troubleshoot reported issues, and oversee releases
Inform and make changes to roadmap as new information is obtained
Collaborate with feature Product Owners to drive front-end integration commitments once back-end microservices have been stood up
Establish and maintain a high level of credibility with stakeholders
Collaborate and partner with world class software engineers to design, deliver, and sustain a new modernized API/microservices pattern and functionalities within the EASE platform to modernize the orchestration layers.
Define and analyze metrics to measure the success of feature migration; ideally even coming up with dashboards everyone can see at any time, thereby improving our speed in seeing and communicating results

A high level of intellectual curiosity and comfort with ambiguity
Strong analytical skills, ability to solve problems quickly, identify patterns and assess opportunities
Knowledge, passion and practical experience leading engineering teams in digital technologies
Strong verbal and written communication skills, comfortable presenting and tailoring communications to multiple audiences
Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously

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