United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB)

Product Owner_Core Digital Platforms, Digital Bank

United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB) | Date Posted: 2-Jan-2019
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'N' Levels / 'O' Levels, ITE/ NITEC/ Higher NITEC, 'A' Levels, Diploma, Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description

Functional area: Personal Financial Services (PFS)
Employment type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent

We are looking for candidates who are excited by the idea of owning and driving new ideas; people who like to build new products, features and services. This position requires collaboration with product, UX/UI, marketing, development and testing teams. You should be a self-starter and must be comfortable with ambiguity with a desire to create, innovate, iterate and improve.
In this role, you will have the opportunity to work directly on UOB’s digital strategy and roadmap. Additionally you will work on solutions that will drive engagement and positively impacting our customer’s day to day interactions with the Bank in the digital world.
The ideal candidate should have an appreciation for technology, an eye for details, have a relentless drive to build products that are customer centric, and be able to deliver results in a large, complex, and matrix organisation. This is the perfect role for candidates who want to be part of a dynamic team, spearheading digital transformation, in a fast paced environment.
Role Responsibilities:
  • Serve as digital product owner, working with SCRUM team of developers and testers
  • Work with product teams to define the digital product roadmap
  • Understand the needs, gaps, opportunities, and provide outstanding product insights as the subject matter expert
  • Translate the product roadmap into user stories and acceptance criteria for the SCRUM team
  • Manage and prioritize the backlog of work with the SCRUM team
  • Be ambassador of your product by communicating the product CVPs, providing demos, and educating stakeholders
  • Ensure the best customer experience for your product
  • Be well informed of emerging industry trends and competition
  • At least 3 years of product management experience in a financial institution in the banking space, with at least 5 years of working experience.
  • Expert knowledge of banking processes and internet technologies, especially in the digital space.
  • Strong analytical skills and able to assess multiple systems for troubleshooting. Good problem solver and decision maker.
  • Ability to write well and experienced at writing various business documents (i.e. business case and requirements, project plans, presentations, reports, and specifications).
  • Excellent communications skills and able to work across both business and technology partners.
  • Motivated, able to work independently, proactively and efficiently in a fast paced and changing environment.
  • Excited and passionate about digital technologies, and its ability to change significantly the way we live.
  • Experience with working in a Hub and Spoke model i.e. centralised product management with responsibility for regional roll outs.
Company Overview
United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB)