Are you passionate about financial services, innovation and globalisation? Do you want to work in an entrepreneurial environment yet have all the perks of being a part of a large international media company, Schibsted? If yes, then take the opportunity to join the FinTech superstar Lendo. Lendo has established a strong position in the Nordics and is looking to grow in Europe and beyond. The newly acquired PSD2 licence creates opportunities in open banking, enabling us to further develop our value proposition and drive scalability in more markets.
We are looking for a passionate and ambitious colleague who will develop and improve Lendo with us. We build our platforms as a product in Lendo, because like any other product it needs to fulfil a need, be easy to adopt, enjoyable and worth the investment for our local and new markets to use. As our platform product owner you will help define the platform product strategy, processes and procedures. Coordinate with the platform development team, local product managers and local tech to ensure the best cross-market platform products.
What you will be doing
Collaborate with key partners across Business and Technology to identify problems and opportunities; manages stakeholder expectations
Aggregates demand from different stakeholders to gain a deep understanding of their problems and communicate them effectively
Manages the product roadmap
Collaborates with the development team to convert the roadmap into a prioritised backlog of features
Defines acceptance criteria for features and stories, as well as the purpose behind each of them
Work with other Product Owners to prioritise features and stories with external dependencies and obtain commitments
We think you have/are
Experience in being a product owner of a technical platform
Practical understanding of preferably Scrum principles and practices and/or Kanban
Experience working with various teams simultaneously
Diplomatic with strong negotiation and conflict resolution skills
Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication with both technical and business audiences
Demonstrate strategic thinking by using appropriate information to diagnose problems, identify possible solutions and collaborate with impacted groups to drive decisions
Self-directed and able to drive detailed solutions to completion with minimal oversight
Detail oriented and obsessively organised
An inspiration to team members and actively support your colleagues with advice and action.
Strong analytical mindset, committed and want to get things done
M.Sc. in Engineering, IT, Data, Product
Experience from leading product managers
Professional experience from both “Non-banking lenders” and Banks
What can we offer you?
Lendo is a place for everyone – we have an international environment with teammates coming from 20+ different countries. We have a strong focus on diversity and inclusion, and there is room for you to do things your way. Together, we want to create something big and give you the opportunity to help shape the company right from the start and bring a successful, innovative business model to market
With Lendo you get the advantages of a startup paired with the power and support of an international group in the background
A unique chance to work in the front-line of innovation in the financial sector in Europe
Great autonomy while enjoying the support and knowledge of the Lendo organisation
A commercially driven culture where employees support, trust and cheer each other on
Super central location in Stockholm with an awesome rooftop
_ This role is preferably Stockholm based but can also be based in Oslo if traveling is ok._
We are looking forward to receiving your application! If possible, we would appreciate your application in English although Norwegian or Swedish also works.
Lendo is a leading marketplace for loans. We are an international fintech company, founded in Sweden in 2007. In the last couple of years, Lendo has embarked on an exciting global journey launching its innovative product in numerous European countries, including Spain, Portugal, Denmark, Norway, Italy and Finland. Our purpose is to empower people to make smart financial decisions that actually make a difference in their lives.