Portal Application / Product Manager - job id 33153

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Portal Application / Product Manager

$165,000 F/T Employee

Downtown, NYC West

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George Konetsky


(646) 876-9562


(212) 616-4800 ext-180

A F/T position at a major U.S. financial institution.

Pay Options: F/T Employee.

Contact George Konetsky. call (646)876-9562 or email george@sans.com with the Job Code GK33153 or Click the Apply Now button ().

Location: Downtown, NYC West.

Skills required for the position: Product Management, Project Management, DATA Analysis, Agile/ SCRUM, Web applications.

Optional (not required):Data Process, UI/UX

Detailed Info:

We need a Product Manager with a strong understanding of key Project and Program Management Methodologies and is passionate about creating and improving a product that Project Managers will love. Ideal candidates will be:

  • Empathetic in understanding user experience and can "think like the customer" using multiple personas and looking at functionalities from different perspectives.

  • Comfortable interfacing between the end customer and the engineering team, translating customer needs into clear, easy to understand technical requirements. Although your developers may not report to you, they will view you as the Sherpa guiding them up the mountain. You are the Tool Ambassador and can create reports, charts, graphics, articles, and other resources that promote the product.

  • Can multi-task & maintain multi-layered communication channels like demos, mass-trainings, town-halls, office hours, Q&A sessions, 1-1 sessions, newsletters/blog posts, release notes, written and video tutorials etc.

  • Must be metric driven: you create, measure, and monitor metrics to ensure that we are always heading in the right direction.

  • Can manage LOB expectations well, and help them prioritize new features to ensure fit with overall product strategy and Team objectives. You keep "you ear close to the ground" and have your "finger on the pulse" of organizational hot topics.

Development/Computing Environment:

  • Solid Product and Project Management skills. PMO experience is a plus.

  • User Training/ Communications/ Customer Service experience.

  • In-depth, hands-on experience with one Project Mgmt Method/ Framework (Agile, Scrum, Waterfall, PMP, Prince, Scaled Agile, SAFE)

  • Advanced Excel Skills (pivots, v-lookups, macros) to facilitate data analysis. Excellent Microsoft Office skills; Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Visio, Word.

  • Preferred: Jira - Managing E2E workflow of tickets through Kanban Boards, Sprint Boards and Backlog Board. Working knowledge of Agile processes and terminology.

  • Experience with at least one project management tool (MS Project, Clarity, Rally, HP PPM, Primavera, Planview etc.) Proficiency using SharePoint to manage documents.

  • Nice to have: Database/ SQL, UX/ Wire framing, Development experience (in any language).

The position offers competitive compensation package.

Job Id: 33153