Product Owner in Chicago, IL

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Northern Trust   •  

Chicago, IL 60601

Industry: Finance & Insurance

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 40 days ago


The Digital Experience Solutions team is leading Northern Trust's digital transformation with deliberate products focused on business outcomes. A multidisciplinary research, design and development team, Digital Experience Solutions is combining design thinking, Lean startup mentality and Agile methodology to support the 130-year-old financial institution's continued transition to a technology firm that specializes in financial services. As a Product Owner on the Online Report Center team, you would help drive a competitive, differentiated digital reporting experience for Northern Trust clients by collaborating with key leaders to set, implement and maintain a strategic vision and roadmap.


Northern Trust and the Digital Experience Solutions team is committed to providing a supportive environment that enables all partners to develop new skills, both technical and nontechnical, and grow in their careers. Northern Trust has been named one of America's Best Large Employers, one of the World's Most Admired Companies, one of the World's Most Ethical Companies and one of the best banks in America.


What You Will Do

The Online Report Center Product Owner is a curious, strategically-driven individual who leads with empathy, takes ownership of projects and:

• Contributes to an open culture that enables employees' development through direct but kind feedback, promotes diverse perspectives and fosters a sense of curiosity and optimism

• Co-owns and maintains a reporting capability roadmap, working closely with leaders to set and implement a strategic vision

• Leverages new technologies, solutions and market trends to ensure competitive digital reporting experiences

• Writes user story acceptance criteria and prioritizes sprint deliverables for Agile teams

• Ensures project deadlines and schedules are met and leads cross-functional working teams as necessary

• Champions human-centered design practices, ADA compliance and data-driven development


Your Knowledge and Skills

As a Product Owner, you must have experience with at least some, but not all, of the following:

• 7+ years of product management experience in the digital/mobile domain

• Excellent leadership and communication skills, including building and presenting compelling business use cases

• Knowledgeable across a wide range of software development methodologies

• Understanding of contemporary digital reporting experiences, both mobile and desktop

• Experience with reporting books of record (including at least some of the following: accounting, performance or investment) and multi-currency reporting


The following nice-to-haves represent just a few of the other experiences that may be relevant to this position:

• Excellent understanding and/or experience with data APIs

• Experience in financial services

Valid Through: 2019-11-7