Saxo Bank offers several award-winning online platforms and APIs to retail and institutional traders and investors globally. We offer execution across a wide range of assets including Stocks, ETFs, CFDs, Forex, Options, Futures, Funds, Warrants, Turbos and Bonds, all from a single consolidated account as well as a full suite of back office services.
We are now looking for an Product Manager who can help us realize our ambitious strategy by owning and defining the roadmap for our proprietary trading platforms servicing clients globally across desktop, tablet and mobile devices.
As our new Product Manager, you will join a highly motivated and successful team where you will focus on the development of new functionality in SaxoTraderGO and SaxoTraderPRO. You will be responsible for the end-to-end delivery starting with market analysis and prototyping with UX and UI teams, then managing the implementation with development and finally driving client adoption with the sales and marketing teams.
You'll equally adept at collaborating with development team and business stakeholders as well as presenting to sales and marketing and soliciting feedback from clients directly.
You'll also have excellent interpersonal skills as they are essential in order to effectively collaborate with other internal teams. We need someone with the ability to approach challenges with creativity and enthusiasm; someone who has the courage to innovate and advocate for change and then deliver on those proposals. We'll expect you to influence the overall product vision, and then execute on that vision in our Agile development environment.
You will work on specifying new functionality in line with commercial wishes and client feedback to maintain and strengthen our competitive proposition
You will take ownership of a backlog and manage the requirements and priorities on a daily basis
You will take on the responsibility to oversee the development cycle as well as the launch process taking a full end-to-end product management perspective
Clearly communicate with product stakeholders the product vision and collaborate to define new ways to make our products support the customer workflows
Overall you will be a key player in the cooperation between management, commercial stakeholders and IT development teams
Required skills and competences
You have a background working in the financial markets and a good understanding of any or more of the financial market products – stocks, bonds, forex, options, funds - and the tools customers need to analyze and trade them
Hands-on experience as Product Manager or Product Owner
You can relate to the needs of traders and investors and possible issues they are experiencing
You are an energetic, motivated person who is comfortable working both as part of a team and independently
As a natural presenter you can easily connect and align stakeholders on all levels of the Saxo Bank organization
You enjoy working in an international and fast-paced agile environment
You possess problem solving skills and easily find creative ways of driving progress and removing impediments
You are results-oriented, always striving for maximal consumer value as early as possible
You are a structured thinker and have the ability to handle complexity
First and foremost, we offer more than just a job; being an employee in Saxo Bank is an opportunity to invest in your future. In addition, you get:
A chance to join a truly growth-embracing culture, which will commit to helping you grow personally and professionally
An opportunity to work as part of a dynamic, very ambitious and, at the same time, informal and pleasant working environment