Senior Product Manager

Chicago, IL
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Sara El-Shami

Job Description:

Aquent is looking for a Senior Product Manager for our Fortune 500 Financial client in Chicago, IL. This is a full-time 6+ month opportunity with the opportunity to convert to a permanent employee and full benefits - medical, dental, 401K and more. This role will start remote but this candidate needs to be local has the client will transition to hybrid remote/onsite once permanent. The ideal candidate will have experience with: 

1. Experience with Data Infrastructure, Quality, Transformation
2. Cloud savvy - preferably AWS
3. Experience with managing 2-3 tech teams
4. Motivated with proven product delivery experience
5. Agile ceremonies


Promote and create customer loyalty through innovative, quality-driven product strategies and feature sets
Work with a cross-functional team to translate customer needs and technology directions into new features and services
Team consists of 7-8 software engineers, scrum master and product manager
Define, analyze and communicate product roadmap aligned with business objectives and supported by business cases, market research, customer data and competitive analysis
Document and prioritize product specifications including goals, use cases and requirements
Drive day-to-day prioritization of work operations, projects and scope, troubleshoot reported issues
With partners, define and analyze metrics to measure the success of product launches; ideally even coming up with dashboards everyone can see at any time, thereby improving our speed in seeing and communicating results

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree or military experience
At least 3 years of experience in product management or program management
3-5 years of experience translating business strategy and analysis into consumer-facing digital products
2-4 years of experience in Agile product management
Financial or Card experience
Major merger or acquisition experience


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


Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
- You're paid weekly
- Subsidized health and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
- Paid Sick Leave for all US and Canada talent
- Access to Fidelity 401(k) with company match
- Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward bus or train passes, etc.)
- Direct deposit for your paycheck
- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)Not the job for you? Tell your friends and reap the Rewardshttps://aquent.com/rewards/