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Type: Full Time
Digital Incubation Capability/Product Manager* Requisition # 10035716-WD* Job Type Day* Location Glendale, CALIFORNIA* Date Posted 06/03/2020Your potential. Your opportunity.DescriptionDiscover your opportunity with Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), the 5th largest financial group in the world (as ranked by S&P Global, April 2018). In the Americas, we're 13,000 colleagues, striving to make a difference for every client, organization, and community we serve. We stand for our values, developing positive relationships built on integrity and respect. It's part of our culture to put people first, listen to new and diverse ideas and collaborate toward greater innovation, speed and agility. We're a team that accepts responsibility for the future by asking the tough questions and owning the solutions. Join MUFG and be empowered to make your voice heard and your actions count.MUFG is undergoing a significant transformation to make us not only more agile, but powered by a resilient, flexible technology and data stack. This means investing in talent, technologies, and tools that put our clients' and colleagues' needs first. If you are looking for an outsized impact driving both a technical and cultural (mindset, processes, policies) shift at a large organization in the throes of a deep and comprehensive digital transformation, look no farther.We are looking for an energetic and forward-thinking, seasoned Digital Product Manager with vast experience in bridging the gap between digital experiences, agile and technology, to lead digital and technology-incubation-related initiatives helping us to jumpstart our digital transformation.You must love to be a mentor, a change agent, have a consulting mindset, while also being hands on. With a keen eye on the product's \\"market\\"-internal or external-the product manager has an intuitive feel for the direction of the product, setting the vision, roadmap and delivery milestones.You will work alongside and learn from engineers in the high-octane America's Technology Office (ATO). Leading growing squads of passionate developers to showcase what it means to build, iterate and deliver delightful experiences for our clients. You will define best in class product management practices necessary to succeed and serve as a beacon of expertise across the organization.A key member of the development team, the product manager represents the voice of the customer, prioritizing effort against the most important goals while weighing sometimes contradictory concerns from an array of customers. You push for process change, challenge the status quo and collaborate across the organization on a wide range of topics. In this highly critical and visible role, you will apply your product management experience to successfully lead large, dynamic, and complex digital transformation efforts.This role has significant room for growth and impact.Intrigued? We would like to meet you if you:? 8+ years managing digital product(s) in a high integrity, and/or regulated environment (government, healthcare, financial sectors preferred).? Independently and successfully managed at least three large scale, complex, multi-customer products, from start to end (i.e. covering all life cycle phases) and have been involved with continuous improvement.? Have a consulting mindset, with critical thinking and creative problem-solving skills, as well as the ability to apply theoretical concepts and best practices to solve customer experience, process and methodology problems.? Experience with modern agile product development methodologies and product and road mapping tools JIRA (or similar agile tools), and MS Office Suite.? Are able to go from vision to strategy, roadmap definition and into story writing easily.? Are able to collaborate effectively with UX Designers, Developers, and Designers.? Can clearly and concisely synthesize/communicate complex requirements, and/or organizational problems and propose solutions while working through complicated, matrixed decision paths.? Have the technical understanding to collaborate with Software Engineers on systems integrations, while bringing in your product mindset and customer obsession to validate Engineering decisions. You have heard of frameworks like React, Vue or Angular.? Fortitude to tell customers \\"no\\" when necessary, particularly regarding prioritization of effort.? Able to comfortably manage more simultaneous threads than most.? Ability to travel? Client satisfaction focused with ability to balance the financial, strategic, operation etc. implications of decisioning.? 4 year Bachelor's Degree required.QualificationsYou Will:? Cover the full lifecycle from vision, strategy through roadmap, incubating and defining requirements, and delivery to achieve business goals.? Prioritize product development activities, presenting trade-offs to stakeholders and customers as necessary to provide clarity of direction.? Build and maintain deep relationships with customers, representing their interests throughout the product life cycle.? Provide strategy, direction, coaching and mentoring, for a product first mindset across the organization while maintaining consistency of vision by being both diplomatic and firm, micromanaging if necessary.? Help guide the development squads through their journey of building the product by identifying dependencies and network across the organization to come together and solve problems.? Stay abreast of the current market, continuously identifying necessary adjustments to the vision and strategy to stay ahead.? Ensure stakeholders are well informed of product development progression. ? Own the goal-drive product development by achieving what's necessary to reach the desired outcome, overcoming issues as they arise.? Perform user acceptance testing, demos and roadshows of sprint, release milestones and overall product and technology roadmaps.? Actively lead, promote, and manage change. This position is an individual contributor role with no direct reports.How you will grow Through your variety of experiences at MUFG, you will have the opportunity to develop technical, analytical, communication, and leadership skills that can help you achieve your full potential. No matter what career path you eventually choose, you will be continually challenged by your team members and your peers. Along the way, you will have access to mentoring and training opportunities to help foster and accelerate your development of new skills and capabilities.Why you'll like working here as much as we do:? Competitive salary? 401(k) employee matching program? Cash balance pension plan? Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance? Pre-tax commuter benefits? Flexible work arrangements? Flexible-spending accountsThe above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities duties and skills required of personnel so classified.We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer and committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and experience of our workforce to create opportunities for our colleagues and our business. We do not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of any protected category.A conviction is not an absolute bar to employment. Factors such as the age of the offense, evidence of rehabilitation, seriousness of violation, and job relatedness are considered in all employment decisions. Additionally, it's the bank's policy to only inquire into a candidate's criminal history after an offer has been made. Federal law prohibits banks from employing individuals who have been convicted of, or received a pretrial diversion for, certain offenses.* Job Technology* Primary Location Glendale, California* Shift Day* Schedule Full Time