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Product Owner – Trade Finance

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JOB FUNCTIONS

As Product Owner - Trade Finance, you are responsible for Trade Finance capabilities in our omnichannel Digital Banking platform. It is your job to manage your set of features through the complete product life cycle: from defining new requirements to creating the first prototype, to launching the new features with real customers in production, and taking care of product support and maintenance.
You are customer-obsessed, and bring a mix of technical, business and UX know-how to your teams. By believing in a Lean startup approach to product development, you stay focused on a constant cycle of feedback and aim to bring the most value to our customers with minimal effort. You strive to help your team members in doing their best work and are empowered by new ideas and creativity.
  • You have a strong Trade Finance background, and can really act as a Subject Matter Expert on this topic, backed by multiple years of experience working in the digital or IT domain at a bank or FinTech;
  • You are a digital native that knows loads about tech, business, and UX;
  • You are familiar with Agile/Lean product development practices, have experience in working with teams using Scrum;
  • Keeping the overall picture isn’t a problem for you;
  • You are precise and keep a strict eye on data, deadlines, trends, and forecasts;
  • You are comfortable leading the pack and guiding them to the light. Issues don’t block you – you either fix them or find a workaround;
  • Experience working with remote teams is a plus;
  • You have proven experience in a client-facing role, we expect you to be able to anticipate and negotiate new or changing requirements;
  • Needless to say, you are a social person with great communication skills and the talent to motivate people in the right direction.
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THE JOB AT BACKBASE

As Product Owner, you are working in one of the tribes within our Products Department. A Backbase tribe contains multiple squads (Scrum teams), each consisting of 12 people max. You will work with a Development Manager who’s in charge of timely delivery and quality, while you manage what we create, for whom, why and in which priority. Simultaneously, you have to make sure that products and features your squad creates are presented in the most beneficial way: from product demos to presentations and marketing collateral, you are in charge.
Still here? Good! We are glad you know what it means to solve complex, functional and analytical problems, and that you have our customer top of mind. We are also glad you get things done while keeping team members highly productive. You will spend time with our customers to understand their challenges, gathering insights into how to solve problems and deliver new features. You translate customer opportunities and pain points into detailed product requirements. apply now

REASONS TO 
JOIN BACKBASE

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With 60+ nationalities working side-by-side in 9 offices around the world, Backbase is a place where you can work on projects with people from all over the world.

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We take pride in our achievements and we love to celebrate them. We host a variety of parties, celebrations, team outings, games nights and office drinks in all our global hubs.

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We leave when our clients are happy. Not a day earlier. This committed way of working has won over a lot of our clients’ hearts. This isn’t our first rodeo.

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This is the place you need to be… We want to know you and your skills.

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PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

Our code lines translate into developments and features that make banking easier for 100+ million users around the globe. We’re building a product that gives financial institutions digital speed and flexibility, and empowers end-users to fully control their finances on any device, 24/7.

team challenge

PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

The pressure to keep our platform safe, secure, adaptable and integrated with hundreds of core systems is a big challenge. That’s why we work in small, cross-functional teams to build capabilities fast and meet the needs of our clients globally. We’re building a spaceship in mid-air, so expect to feel comfortable with being uncomfortable at all times. Your reward: a mark on a product used by millions.

your impact

Your code influences the way millions of people experience banking every day around the world.

latest technology

If we talk frontend – we talk Angular. If we talk backend – it’s Java. Mobile? Kotlin and Swift, of course.

hands-on learning

You’ll constantly need to reinvent yourself to stay relevant. If you are hungry to learn and ready to explore different ways – this is the place to be.

smart heads

You will get to work with the smartest people in the industry. We constantly challenge each other.

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LIFE@BACKBASE

Backbase people are much more than their job titles. Just like a family, we bring every part of ourselves to work each day. Meet people who build software that gives financial institutions digital speed and flexibility and empowers millions of end-users every day.

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BACKBASE IN AMSTERDAM

Where it all began! Two guys, our founder Jouk and his partner, set out on a mission “to make the internet more beautiful”. Fast-forward 16 years, our offices in Amsterdam are home to over 480 people. The Amsterdam HQ is the largest of our offices and boasts an international mix of talented people. Working in software engineering, sales, marketing, academy or business support, we have a great team that’s driving our growth.

Located in Amsterdam-Oost (East), our EMEA HQ offices are a stone’s throw away from the beautiful Tropenmuseum, the Amsterdam Royal Zoo and famous windmill brewery Brouwerij ‘t IJ. Famous for its breathtaking architecture, canals, and over 881,000 bikes,  Amsterdam is a city that’s easy to fall in love with.

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CULTURE

Our Amsterdam office is home to people from all over the world working in small, lean teams. Loud and busy sometimes but always friendly, helpful, and super fun. We love to celebrate each other’s achievements, share jokes, and our love for food, movies, traveling, and sports. We’re one big and diverse family working towards the same goal.

With graffiti of Marilyn Monroe and Pulp Fiction stars John Travolta, and Samuel L. Jackson looking cool on our walls, you can probably guess that we love entertainment. From games nights and parties to boat rides and Dj gigs – you name it, we have it.

lunch

Free, healthy lunches every day. Plus snacks and drinks.

social

Friday parties every month. Office boat you can use with your team.

health

Discounted gym membership through our corporate fitness plan.

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  • Amsterdam 29
  • Atlanta 2
  • Cardiff 8
  • Dubai 3
  • Frankfurt 2
  • Krakow 5
  • London 4
  • Mexico City 2
  • Mumbai 1
  • Princeton 2
  • Singapore 3
  • Utrecht 1
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OUR VALUES

We explore new routes. We don’t shy away from being critical of ourselves, our products and our industry. We are open, direct and always questioning the status quo; to keep on learning and keep ourselves and others on their toes.

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OUR VALUES

No matter the challenge, we use our creative minds to find ways to make things happen. We are ambitious to be the best in class in the industry. Raising the bar. Pushing each other’s limits to bring out our best. We are determined & pragmatic. No Fluff. Just Stuff.

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OUR VALUES

We solve hard problems and look for new opportunities for growth. We inspire. We mobilize the right talent to succeed in our mission. We persevere where others would give up. We feel proud when our vision comes true.

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OUR VALUES

We are a company of builders, designers, makers, and doers, always open to learn and improve, shaping the future of banking together with our customers. We ask for feedback and constantly seek insights that make us better.

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OUR VALUES

We are strong. We come from all over the world and embrace diversity. We believe in open dialogue among a small team of people who trust one another, who are focused outside themselves. This way we create shared consciousness and shared authorship of ideas that no single person could have arrived at independently.

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APPLICATION PROCESS

Your upcoming steps in the hiring journey with us depend on the role that you have applied for, however, this is what you can expect. In the meantime, if you have any questions, please contact us at recruitment@backbase.com.

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Let’s Meet

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Let’s DeepDive

The next step in your journey is to meet us in person. Our secret sauce is hiring people with different perspectives. Show us your special powers in a case or a technical test. Again, the process differs per role, your Recruiter will tell you all about it.

Welcome to the family!

It’s official – let’s make it happen together! We look forward to shaping the future of banking with you.

 

 

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  • Amsterdam 31
  • Atlanta 4
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  • Frankfurt 2
  • Krakow 5
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