Product Manager - Payment API

Salary: £0 - £0

Location: Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 1GA

United Kingdom

Apply by: 31/10/2018


Product Manager - Payment API

Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 1GA

About the role

About the role

About The Payment and Loss Prevention API Product Team 

The Payment and Loss Prevention API Product Team  is a team of Product Managers responsible for managing the development, strategy and vision for Tesco’s core payment and loss prevention technology – an API Platform forming the building blocks of all Tesco customer payment transactions

You will be responsible for

You will be responsible for

The Role –Product Manager – Payment & Loss Prevention

Whilst specific responsibilities will be dependent upon the changing needs of the Tesco business, the following provides an overview of the role’s key responsibilities and measures: 

Reporting to the Head of Product Management for Payment and Loss Prevention, you are accountable for a set of complex and company strategic services within the Products portfolio and would drive product strategy, roadmap and execution for them. 

A experienced Product Manager, you are responsible for successfully executing the strategy and roadmap for your API products. 
• Drive alignment with legacy and future services platform 
• Work with other Product Managers, architects and the development team to deliver the roadmap using agile methodologies: prioritising requirements, answering development questions and resolving issues, always putting the customer first. 
• Proactively seeking improvements to our ways of working across the various teams involved in the development and ongoing management of our API platform portfolio. 
• Monitoring and understanding the potential of new technologies and business models, identifying and developing new opportunities for Tesco. 
• This role will best suit an individual who enjoys working as part of a team, is well organised, pragmatic and a lateral thinker with an inquisitive mind who is motivated to make change for the better and, most importantly, puts our customers first. 

You will need

You will need

Key Skills and Experience 

You’ll need to have demonstrated experience of: 

• Past experience in and ability to demonstrate the 6 capabilities of Product Management (Judgement & Impact, Customer Insight, Data centric, Leading & influencing, Process & techniques, Strategy & innovation) 
• Deep understanding of customer journeys and development of services to support them
• Solid technical understanding – you will need to be comfortable having technical conversations, understand the possibilities of online technologies and know when to challenge and ask questions. 
• End to End Product Ownership. You will have worked across the full lifecycle of software  development  – define, design, develop and deliver. These will have ideally been in an ecommerce/retail environment. 
• Knowledge of Payment and Loss Prevention as concepts embedded in APIs and realized to customers and colleagues via front end apps that utilise them
• Ideally, knowledge of wider payment ecosystem
• The successful candidate will have a tenacious can-do, will-do mentality. Whilst being personally robust and willing to challenge the status quo, you will work closely with other team members and must be able to bring people with you. 
• You will be able to demonstrate a passion for, and understanding of, new technology and consumer trends. 
• Experience with APIs as a product. Technically competent to influence and understand the solution context and approach (legacy, tactical, strategic) and aid engineering in estimating the complexity of work being requested 
• Understands the impact technical debt is causing and the value Tech upgrades can bring in, and can hold the objective conversations with your technology counterparts to prioritize it during any sprint 
• Bachelors degree or equivalent preferred

About us

About us

About Tesco 

Our vision here at Tesco is to become every customer's favourite way to shop online, whether they are at home, out shopping, on the move, anywhere in the world. 

Through one of the most ambitious retail programmes ever undertaken, we aim to become the world's best multi-channel retailer too. We want our customers to be inspired and whatever they are looking for, we’re finding bigger and better ways to provide it.
 
Everything is underpinned by our continuous drive for the best tools and technology to deliver our vision. We’re driving innovation and transforming our IT to become the world’s leading e-commerce business. 
We need people who share our ambition to deliver for our customers; Passionate and confident people willing to take the initiative and drive us forwards. In return we offer excitement, a great team, an excellent benefit package, and significant career development opportunities. 

The position will be based at our Farringdon, London office with some time at our Welwyn Garden City head office

Application process

Our office application process varies depending on the role and the level of experience needed.

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