Technology Product Manager - Environmental, Social, & Governance


  • Manager
  • Environmental
  • IT
  • Management

Job Description

Technology Product Manager - Environmental, Social, & Governance in Chicago ,

Posted 02/14/23

  • Fortune 100 Financial Services Company
  • 100-year history of dedication to customer satisfaction, success and growth
  • Tremendous growth and new business strategy leading to the need for new talent
  • Significant investments in cutting-edge technology
  • Culture: Excellent work environment that fosters collaboration
  • Growth: Ability to make an impact on the direction of the organization
  • Opportunity: Gain hands-on experience working with cutting-edge technology
  • Stability: Recent financial performance of the company has reported record profits
  • Provide senior-level consulting services to business groups on process improvement projects designed to improve IT and business management results.
  • Develops and implements new processes, standards or operational plans that will have impact on the achievement of functional results.
  • Participates in defining and formulating senior leadership's IT strategy through the review of business objectives and value proposition.
  • Advises senior leadership on future business direction and aligns IT with business priorities, strategies, and operating models.
  • Recommends solutions or improvements to business processes that can be accomplished through new technology or alternative uses of existing technology.
  • Recommends long-term improvements and changes to organization's IT systems to support future business direction and growth.
  • Coaches, reviews, and delegates work to lower-level professionals.
Required Skills:
  • Experience working directly with Responsible Investment business team, Portfolio Managers and research analysts and translate product roadmap capabilities into well-defined product features and acceptance test criteria.
  • A good balance of technical knowledge and business acumen with a customer-first mindset focused on User-Centric/User Experience design applications and platforms.
  • Prior experience with ESG data, ESG integration into investment lifecycle
Preferred Skills
  • Prioritizes and maintains the team backlog for his or her products, balancing the requirements of customers and stakeholders.
  • Know and execute agile best practices and emerging trends for collaboration in a fast-paced product development environment.
  • Use analytical skills and strategic perspective to identify trends & recommend solutions that will help improve the user experience
  • Support the Product team to ensure in the identification of technical problems, and devise solutions as they relate to the current and future business environment
  • Facilitate cross-functional collaboration with design, analytics, engagement, project management, and engineering
  • Support business Product teams with market research and generation of insights to be incorporated into the technology product design
  • Assists in coordinating communications, escalates and facilitates resolution of risks, issues, and changes tied to the technology product development initiatives.
  • Work with Business Management/Strategy/Marketing partners, to develop product launch communications for internal and external stakeholders.
  • Identify end-user gaps in end user experience from product launches.
  • Utilizes relevant reporting tools to report on and analyze key metrics aimed at understanding and optimizing the technology product.
  • Prior experience in scaled agile or agile product delivery.
  • Support reporting activities associated with rapid and iterative development.