Product Manager - Fidelity Labs

  • Competitive
  • Boston, MA, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Fidelity Investments
  • 25 Feb 18 2018-02-25

Product Manager - Fidelity Labs

A bout Fidelity Labs

At Fidelity Labs, we use emerging technologies and human-centered design to create visionary products and services that improve people's financial lives. As the innovation engine for Fidelity Investments, we provide expertise to the rest of the firm on new tools and techniques, while also incubating potential new lines of business. See what we're up to at FidelityLabs.com

The Product Manager (PM) is a core team member at Fidelity Labs, working with one of our incubators for a particular new business opportunity. In this role, you will explore major market and technology themes to build product concepts that help us imagine the possibilities for the future of our business. You bring to the table a unique blend of business and technical savvy-big-picture vision with the drive and knowhow to make that vision a reality. A passion for FinTech and investing, and the ability to find innovative solutions for the broader market is essential. This role is based in Boston, MA or Durham, NC.



The Expertise We're Looking For

  • 8 years of relevant experience in product management, business planning, technology, or software development
  • Financial Services experience or experience in an industry that is complex, multi-channel and/or regulated
  • FinTech and/or Entrepreneurial experience is highly desired
  • Familiarity with Lean, Design Thinking, and Agile
  • Bachelor degree in business, computer science, or other relevant field is required. An MBA is a plus.

The Purpose of Your Role

The PM is a core part of the product team and will share accountability with other functional leaders for the product strategy, creation, and testing of new product concepts. In this capacity you will:
  • Work closely with designers, project managers, and developers on an integrated product team
  • Communicate across all areas of the company to serve as the internal and external evangelist for your product offering
  • Participate in the entire product line lifecycle, from strategic planning to tactical activities
  • Identify market requirements for current and future products by conducting market research supported by ongoing visits to customers and non-customers
  • Develop product proposals with clear functionality, customer value, time to market, and development requirements
  • Drive a solution set across teams through market requirements, product contracts, and positioning
  • Analyze potential partner relationships for the product
  • Negotiate terms and conditions of vendor agreements
  • Analyze consumer trends and customer feedback to add new product ideas and themes into the pipeline
  • Work with competitive analysis and market sizing, including primary and secondary research

The Skills You Bring
  • Demonstrated strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated creativity and design-savvy skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and innovative work environment
  • Entrepreneurial drive-must be a self-starter
  • Strong statistical analysis, project management skills, product development process experience
  • High attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines
  • Must be a team player with ability to work across multiple business groups and partners
  • Strong working knowledge of PC and Microsoft Office applications

The Value You Deliver
  • You have a passion for creating user-friendly products that leverage technology that cross the spectrum of interfaces such as the web, augmented reality devices and beyond
  • Your interest, understanding, and passion for new technology energizes others
  • You have a love of solving complex problems, and are comfortable with not always knowing the answer as you know how to engage in a process to figure it out
  • You thrive to innovate on process, and feel nothing is sacred
  • A proven self-starter with a strong work ethic who excels in a fast-paced environment and can set pace in a large organization

How Your Work Impacts the Organization
  • Create new business opportunities that exceed customer expectations
  • Innovate rapidly to deliver growth and vitality
About Working at Fidelity

At Fidelity, we are focused on making our financial expertise broadly accessible and effective in helping people live the lives they want. We are a privately held company that places a high degree of value in creating and nurturing a work environment that attracts the best talent and reflects our commitment to our associates. For information about working at Fidelity, visit FidelityCareers.com

Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer