Übersicht

B2B Product Manager – Payment Solutions (f/m/d)

Company background
Fidor Bank (Fidor) is a pioneering German Digital Bank based in Munich and Berlin. It was established in 2010 with a focus on providing innovative technologically enabled banking services. The bank’s current sole shareholder, Groupe BPCE of France, has agreed the sale of Fidor to Ripplewood Holdings LLC (Ripplewood). Ripplewood is a leading financial sector specialist investor, based in the USA with a 25-year track record of successful investments across the globe. This transaction is expected to close during 2021..

Business Strategy
Fidor’s current business is focussed on providing a fully digital banking experience to retail and SME customers in Germany. In addition, the bank has a strong market position in providing payment and transaction services to leading payment services providers and digital asset market participants.
With the guidance and support of Ripplewood, Fidor is launching a new strategic plan which aims to reposition the bank as a leading partner for digital asset market participants and Fintech firms across Europe. The key product capabilities of the bank would encompass the entire spectrum of banking services including payments, lending, and savings to both individuals and SME customers.

YOUR TASK:

  • Introduce product innovation and develop product concepts in the area of digital payment, including but not limited to P2P, Sepa and Instant Sepa Payments, SWIFT Payments and alternative payment mechanisms like blockchain solutions
  • Provide clear vision, strategy and product roadmap to the B2B Team and the Management Team with professional communication and documentation
  • Ensure the balance between product innovation and regulatory compliance by properly addressing topics such as PSD2, Open Banking and GDPR
  • Drive the planning, execution of multiple payment products and create their go to market strategies jointly with a the B2B commercial team
  • Conduct market research to have a significant awareness of payment experiences and their adoption
  • Ensure the technical integration of our biggest banking clients via our APIs
  • Manage the product life-cycles of Fidors B2B payment products
  • Manage all relevant stakeholders
  • Promote and support company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity

YOUR QUALIFICATION:

  • A Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in banking, finance, business management, computer science or comparable field of study
  • 5+ years of experiences in the digital payment or commercial banking sector
  • Strong working knowledge of the end-to-end processes of payment schemes, for example: SEPA, UK FPS, US ACH, SWIFT, card schemes, and alternative payment methods like Ripple.
  • Strong working knowledge of European legal and regulatory topics relevant to the payment domain, for example: PSD1, PSD2, instant payment,
  • 3+ as a product manager or product manager in technical projects, and can demonstrate individual achievements
  • Strong understanding of software technology, software design and software product life-cycle
  • Completely fluent in English (additional European languages are welcome)

WE OFFER:

  • A Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in banking, finance, business management, computer science or comparable field of study
  • 5+ years of experiences in the digital payment or commercial banking sector
  • Strong working knowledge of the end-to-end processes of payment schemes, for example: SEPA, UK FPS, US ACH, SWIFT, card schemes, and alternative payment methods like Ripple.
  • Strong working knowledge of European legal and regulatory topics relevant to the payment domain, for example: PSD1, PSD2, instant payment,
  • 3+ as a product manager or product manager in technical projects, and can demonstrate individual achievements
  • Strong understanding of software technology, software design and software product life-cycle
  • Completely fluent in English (additional European languages are welcome)

If you think you are up to the challenge, we look forward to receiving your online application with your complete documents and your salary requirement.

Über Fidor Bank AG

Die FIDOR Bank AG ist eine in Deutschland lizensierte internet-basierte Direktbank sowie eine B2B-Bank für innovative Banking und Community Software-Lösungen. Privat- wie Geschäftskunden nutzen das Fidor Smart Girokonto mit seinen klassischen und innovativen Finanz-Apps als Erstbank-Verbindung. B2B-Partner der Bank profitieren über die Banking Middleware Fidor OS von neuartigen Funktionalitäten sowie eine Community Lösung für eine digital affine weltweite Zielgruppe. Die Refinanzierung von B2C und B2B Forderungen für Fintech Firmen und SME Factoring sind ein weiterer Schwerpunkt.
Die international mehrfach ausgezeichnete FIDOR Bank AG bietet ihre Angebote derzeit in Deutschland und UK an und baut ihr internationales Angebot weiter konsequent aus. Unter dem Motto „Mach diese Bank zu Deiner Bank“ bietet die Fidor Bank über eine Reihe von APIs einen einfachen und automatisierten Zugriff auf das Konto. Vor allen Dingen Geschäftskunden erkennen die Vorzüge dieser Vorgehensweise.