Product Manager - Core Loans

Location(s) US-TX-Dallas
Job ID
2021-80280
Schedule Type
Full Time
Function(s)
Product Engineer
Region
Americas
Division
Engineering
Business Unit
Product Management
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

Your Impact

We are looking for an experienced product manager to join our Core Loans team at Goldman Sachs, who will create and leverage close relationships with our users and engineering teams in solving complex problems facing our firm wide loans teams.

 

Our #1 business principle is "Our clients' interests always come first. Our experience shows that if we serve our clients well, our own success will follow". Every customer is given maximum attention to understand their needs. We adopt the most appropriate approach to drive the business of the customer or institution towards the desired growth. We now want to apply the same approach to the way we build products and deliver customer-centric, world class products through the collaborative work we do in Product Management.

 

Our team of product managers work closely with creatives and researchers through our design teams and are fortunate to have many experienced fintech engineers to help architect and develop technologies. We are responsible for guiding products throughout all stages of the product's lifecycle, including research, pitching, scoping, delivering, promoting, and tailoring solutions to our clients.

 

How will you fulfill your potential?

You will be an experienced and seasoned product manager, working cross-functionally to guide products from conception through launch, growth and maturity by connecting the technical and business worlds to meet our customers at their needs. You will break down complex problems into steps that drive product development and release adopting the principals of growth from MVP, including:

  • Leverage data and establish feedback loops with engineering, operations for deeper understanding of current pain points and/or limitations
  • Define and iterate Objectives and Key Results (OKRs) that aligns to business unit, divisional and firm OKRs and strategic priorities
  • Curate initiatives, epic and user stories to form an executable delivery backlog
  • Refine user and technical stories with developers and validate that requirements deliver on expectations through product testing and user journeys
  • Prioritize a product backlog, using domain expertise, customer insights and market research to make informed trade-offs on new feature development
  • Asses value, develop cases, and prioritize stories to ensure work focuses on those with a maximum value that are aligned with product strategy
  • Build consensus with a broad team of internal cross-functional and external stakeholders, ensuring all viewpoints are accounted for and that solutions meet all necessary requirements
  • Collaborate with other internal and external product owners and diverse cross-functional teams to ensure cohesiveness of the overall product experience
  • Develop an organized roadmap working closely with the extended product team (user group, engineering, operations) and key stakeholders solving for user behavior
  • Articulate and define both the analytics requirements and the sequencing of a roadmap down to a single sprint
  • Act as an ambassador for the product internally and externally and as the primary contact for queries related to the product for the delivery team
  • Create and maintain a safe environment with an emphasis on transparency, collaboration, and problem solving

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Basic qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field or equivalent practical experience creating technical solutions to address customer problems
  • 5 years of product management experience, including experience driving the product vision, design, and go-to-market strategy
  • Proven ability to influence cross-functional teams without direct authority
  • Demonstrated success defining and launching customer centric products
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate complex problems and technical architectures to all stakeholders
  • Demonstrated success collaborating with design, operational, and engineering peers in leading a product development team

 

Preferred qualifications:

  • Knowledge of multiple functional areas such as product management, engineering, user experience, user research, sales, trading, treasury, customer support or marketing
  • Experience delivering with BDD (behavior driven development)
  • Experience developing with Google cloud platform

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