Product Director - Card Processing

Recruiter
Checkout.com
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Nov 2022
Closes
19 Dec 2022
Ref
17833630
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
We're Checkout.com

Checkout.com is one of the most exciting fintechs in the world. Our mission is to enable businesses and their communities to thrive in the digital economy. We're the strategic payments partner for some of the best known fast-moving brands globally such as Wise, Hut Group, Sony Electronics, Homebase, Henkel, Binance, Klarna and many others. Purpose-built with performance and scalability in mind, our flexible cloud-based payments platform helps global enterprises launch new products and create experiences customers love. And it's not just what we build that makes us different. It's how.

We empower passionate problem-solvers to collaborate, innovate and do their best work. That's why we're number 9 on the Forbes Cloud 100 list and on Glassdoor's list of Top 10 fintechs to work for. And we're just getting started. We're building diverse and inclusive teams around the world - because that's how we create even better experiences for our merchants and our partners. And we need your help. So, join us to build tomorrow, today.

About the role

The Card Processing team is responsible for the core business of Checkout: processing card transactions, both for pay-ins and pay-outs and anywhere in the world. Checkout operates as an acquirer in dozens of countries in the EEA, US, MENA and APAC, with the full processing stack built in house - and we are expanding rapidly.

As a Product Director, you'll bring to the team structure and vision thanks to your broad knowledge of payments, owning every step of the product delivery lifecycle and impacting the whole merchants' portfolio of Checkout.com .

About you:
    • 5+ years or Product experience where you've had the chance to lead and mentor product teams
    • 3+ years of experience in the Payments space, working with various partners like card schemes or Payment Service Providers
    • You think from the customer perspective, and are always aware of the desired experience
    • Data driven, you clearly define success metrics and measure progress against them
    • Ability to build bridges across the organisation with high EQ and influencing skills
    • Effective communicator: you can get others excited
    • Experience handling the full lifecycle of software products: Private Beta to Public Availability
    • Experience hiring, managing, and building impactful Product Management teams
Key Responsibilities
    • You'll lead a team of Product Managers and Engineers through all stages of the Product Life Cycle (Discovery, Delivery, Execution, Iteration)
    • You'll guide and train your teams to become specialists in Payments
    • Work with other product and engineering leaders to ensure alignment with their roadmaps and delivery
    • Perform competitor analysis to define industry trends and differentiating factors
    • Work with your partners around the business to get their buy-in and collaboration and to generate momentum for your products
    • Partner with design teams to bring the customer experience to life
    • Work with an agile mentality
    • Gain a deep understanding of Checkout.com 's customer