American Express Senior Product Manager in Phoenix, Arizona
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The Enterprise Platforms Loyalty & Benefits organization is looking for a talented and experienced Sr. Product Manager to help drive our existing rewards technology platform and transform its backend capabilities. The Loyalty & Benefits Platform is part of the larger Enterprise Platforms Center of Excellence where product, engineering and delivery resources have been organizationally brought together to improve speed to market and further unlock value across core capabilities.
You will collaborate with all stakeholders across Enterprise Platforms to leverage best practices and evaluate potential new opportunities and enhancements, share learnings across markets and Business Units, and enable demonstration of long-term value to American Express.
Works with customers, key partners, and colleagues to define a product vision and strategy that is aligned with the high-level product roadmap
Understands and applies new trends and market standard methodologies
Communicates and build consensus across disciplines in crafting the product roadmap.
Work with leadership to define and articulate a long-term product strategy and roadmap with clearly defined business metrics and targets.
Support development of appropriate tracking and reporting to track product performance post launch to evaluate future investment.
Produce return on investment analyses and optimization recommendations
Identify risks, challenges, opportunities, and business integration needs.
Enable cross-functional collaboration with relevant teams within the product scope.
Translates product roadmap into well-defined product requirements/user stories and acceptance test criteria
Leads and mentors associate product managers.
In conjunction with Director, supports the creation of a Product Backlog for a specific product.
Prioritizes and maintains the sprint backlog consistent with the Outcomes and Product Roadmap and performs story elaboration with the implementation team.
Partner with the technology teams to develop, test and deliver the defined backend capabilities and rapidly iterate new solutions.
Works closely with analytics and uses internal data tools to understand measure success and impact to critical metrics.
Reviews and accepts completed user stories.
Reviews/demonstrates sprint-related or general functionality with external partners and customers, including the Director of Product Management and other colleagues.
Coordinates communications and facilitates resolution of risks, issues, and changes tied to the product backlog.
5 years of experience in Product Management with proven track record in defining winning product constructs and delivering a product vision and strategy.
Experience with rapid and iterative software development methodologies.
Experience in Technical project or product management
Proven track record managing large, complex products with multiple partners
Team skills, including ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all levels within organization, internally and externally
Proficient knowledge of Agile and Scrum development methodologies and IT project management
Excellent communication and collaboration skills to consult with various stakeholders and drive to optimal requirements
Strong problem structuring and solving skills, reasoning, and implications development, combined with strong business acumen.
Knowledge of Loyalty Programs and associated products is desirable.
Proficient knowledge of Change Management practices.
Adaptability when initiatives need to deviate from original plans or shift direction based upon changing needs and priorities.
Strong experimental mindset to drive innovation amidst uncertainty.
Experience in transforming technology platforms is preferred.
Bachelor’s Degree required; Bachelor’s (or comparable experience) in computer science, engineering or a related technical discipline required. Master’s degree preferred.
Salary Range: $110,000.00 to $190,000.00 annually bonus benefits
The above represents the expected salary range for this job requisition. Ultimately, in determining your pay, we'll consider your location, experience, and other job-related factors.
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Non-considerations for sponsorship:
Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is required as the company will not pursue visa sponsorship for these positions.
Considerations for sponsorship:
Depending on factors such as business unit requirements, the nature of the position, cost and applicable laws, American Express may provide visa sponsorship for certain positions.
Primary Location: US-Arizona-Phoenix
Other Locations: US-New York-New York
Req ID: 23004717