Product Manager - Fidelity Labs

Fidelity Investments - Boston, Massachusetts
2/13/2018 7:52:42 AM
1704751
Product Development Management


Job Desription

About Fidelity Labs

At Fidelity Labs, we use emerging technologies and human-centered design to create visionary products and services that improve people’s financial lives. As the innovation engine for Fidelity Investments, we provide expertise to the rest of the firm on new tools and techniques, while also incubating potential new lines of business. See what we’re up to at FidelityLabs.com

The Product Manager (PM) is a core team member at Fidelity Labs, working with one of our incubators for a particular new business opportunity. In this role, you will explore major market and technology themes to build product concepts that help us imagine the possibilities for the future of our business. You bring to the table a unique blend of business and technical savvy—big-picture vision with the drive and knowhow to make that vision a reality. A passion for FinTech and investing, and the ability to find innovative solutions for the broader market is essential. This role is based in Boston, MA or Durham, NC.

The Expertise We’re Looking For

8+ years of relevant experience in product management, business planning, technology, or software development

Financial Services experience or experience in an industry that is complex, multi-channel and/or regulated

FinTech and/or Entrepreneurial experience is highly desired

Familiarity with Lean, Design Thinking, and Agile

Bachelor degree in business, computer science, or other relevant field is required. An MBA is a plus.

The Purpose of Your Role

The PM is a core part of the product team and will share accountability with other functional leaders for the product strategy, creation, and testing of new product concepts. In this capacity you will:

Work closely with designers, project managers, and developers on an integrated product team

Communicate across all areas of the company to serve as the internal and external evangelist for your product offering

Participate in the entire product line lifecycle, from strategic planning to tactical activities

Identify market requirements for current and future products by conducting market research supported by ongoing visits to customers and non-customers

Develop product proposals with clear functionality, customer value, time to market, and development requirements

Drive a solution set across teams through market requirements, product contracts, and positioning

Analyze potential partner relationships for the product

Negotiate terms and conditions of vendor agreements

Analyze consumer trends and customer feedback to add new product ideas and themes into the pipeline

Work with competitive analysis and market sizing, including primary and secondary research

The Skills You Bring

Demonstrated strong verbal and written communication skills

Demonstrated creativity and design-savvy skills

Ability to work in a fast-paced and innovative work environment

Entrepreneurial drive—must be a self-starter

Strong statistical analysis, project management skills, product development process experience

High attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines

Must be a team player with ability to work across multiple business groups and partners

Strong working knowledge of PC and Microsoft Office applications

The Value You Deliver

You have a passion for creating user-friendly products that leverage technology that cross the spectrum of interfaces such as the web, augmented reality devices and beyond

Your interest, understanding, and passion for new technology energizes others

You have a love of solving complex problems, and are comfortable with not always knowing the answer as you know how to engage in a process to figure it out

You thrive to innovate on process, and feel nothing is sacred

A proven self-starter with a strong work ethic who excels in a fast-paced environment and can set pace in a large organization

How Your Work Impacts the Organization

Create new business opportunities that exceed customer expectations

Innovate rapidly to deliver growth and vitality

About Working at Fidelity

At Fidelity, we are focused on making our financial expertise broadly accessible and effective in helping people live the lives they want. We are a privately held company that places a high degree of value in creating and nurturing a work environment that attracts the best talent and reflects our commitment to our associates. For information about working at Fidelity, visit FidelityCareers.com

Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer

Job: Product Development & Management

Primary Location: US-MA-Boston

Other Locations: US-NC-Durham

Schedule: Full-time

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Education Level: Master's Degree (±18 years)

Job Type: Standard
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Overtime Status: Exempt

Travel: No

Boston, Massachusetts
Boston, MA