CWM - Goldman Sachs Ayco Personal Financial Management – Sr. Product Manager - Vice President – Albany, NY

Location(s) US-NY-Albany
Job ID
2021-71690
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Vice President
Function(s)
General
Region
Americas
Division
Consumer and Wealth Management
Business Unit
Ayco-instl Business Solutions
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

Consumer and Wealth Management (CWM)

Across Consumer and Wealth Management (CWM), Goldman Sachs helps empower clients and customers around the world reach their financial goals. Our advisor-led wealth management businesses provide financial planning, investment management, banking and comprehensive advice to a wide range of clients, including ultra-high net worth and high net worth individuals, as well as family offices, foundations and endowments, and corporations and their employees. Our consumer business provides digital solutions for consumers to better spend, borrow, invest, and save. Across CWM, our growth is driven by a relentless focus on our people, our clients and leading-edge technology, data and design.

 

AYCO

Ayco, a Goldman Sachs Company partners with Fortune 1000 companies to design and implement tailored financial planning programs for their workforce—leveraging the 50-year heritage of Ayco and the comprehensive resources of Goldman Sachs to meet the evolving needs of their employees. Ayco believes companies best serve their stakeholders and the greater economy when their employees’ financial lives are clear, understood and in their control. Ayco advisors and technical specialists help clients achieve their personal financial goals through education and guided implementation across seven key financial disciplines, including employee benefit planning.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

YOUR IMPACT

As a Product Manager on our Product team, you will lead the creation and buildout of user stories and user interactions for our cutting-edge insurtech product, Protect, as well as other innovative products in the financial services space. Our hyper-communicative team collaborates across a broad cross-section of the organization, executing on our goal of bringing a world class feature set and user experience to serve the needs of our client base.

 

 HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Develop products by analyzing market research; generating product requirements; facilitating specifications, production timetables, and time-integrated plans for product introduction
  • Collaborate with Technology teams, Project Managers, Business Developers and others
  • Develop implementation playbooks for strategic programs to ensure holistic and repeatable solutions
  • Translate business needs into product strategy and technology requirements in and agile framework
  • Ensure high-quality user experiences for end users by working closely with UX/UI designer and development teams on workflows, look-and-feel, etc.
  • Collaborate with users and stakeholders to develop and communicate product roadmaps
  • Represent Product Team in client engagements
  • Actively manage the product backlog and continuously account for emerging priorities
  • Drive and prepare ROI driven business case
  • Define and develop customer journeys
  • Stay close to industry trends and apply innovative concepts to the product as appropriate

WHERE WILL YOU MAKE AN IMPACT

Ayco business spans the country, with the following locations in the United States: Atlanta (GA), Boston (MA), Canonsburg (PA), Chicago (IL), Cincinnati (OH), Cohoes (NY), Dallas (TX), Deerfield (IL), Irvine (CA), Houston (TX), Latham (NY), Los Angeles (CA), Minneapolis (MN), New York (NY), Parsippany (NJ), Philadelphia (PA), San Francisco (CA), Saratoga Springs (NY), Seattle (WA), Troy (MI), Washington, D.C. (DC) and West Palm Beach (FL)


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelors’ degree required.
  • Ten years’ experience in product management or business technology field.
  • Ability to extrapolate business needs given a problem statement and a base understanding of the capabilities of available technologies
  • Demonstrated ability to build consensus across a diverse group of stakeholders
  • Experience with launching major new products, ideally in a commercial setting
  • Basic knowledge of product marketing concepts.
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Practical experience with visual modeling tools used to express product roadmaps
  • Working understanding of a backlog management toolset (preferably Jira)
  • Prior “hands-on” experience within an Agile SDLC
  • Experience working in finance, banking or insurance industries a plus
  • Passionate about solving customer problems

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

CONSUMER AND INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT DIVISION (CIMD)

The Consumer and Investment Management Division includes Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), Private Wealth Management (PWM) and our Consumer business (Marcus by Goldman Sachs). We provide asset management, wealth management and banking expertise to consumers and institutions around the world. CIMD partners with various teams across the firm to help individuals and institutions navigate changing markets and take control of their financial lives.

 

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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