Product Lead

  • Technology
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Product Lead

Job description

Our Product Lead is looking for impact. Is looking to build high performing teams and products. The Lead Product Owner is looking to create well scoped and realistic product development roadmaps. Always keeping an eye out for innovative ways to scope the impossible to the possible in our Implementations vertical. Yes, we said it. “Responsibility for a growing vertical”. Meaning that from product perspective you oversee multiple (small) development teams. Aligning integration efforts across our product suite of Mobile SDKs, Web-based SDKS, Rest API integrations and set targets and guidance for our growth team. The Implementations vertical is our main source of growth and brings a lot of new product requirements. The question now is if you are ready to make a difference?

One year from now...

...You click through Jira and realize that after a lot of sprints the various teams and you managed to connect the Fourthline product and platform successfully to our clients. You indirectly touched the UX of millions of end users (B2B2C), (re)defined initiatives, and held engaging internal discussions about the product suite, client services and structuring the roadmap for your domain. The products in your vertical (MobileSDKs (iOS/Android), Web based SDK (HTML5) integrations matured during your first year at Fourthline! Next to thatthe team(s) in your domain grew and achieved amazing results. You aligned with Engineering Managers in your domain to run the domain and multiple teams as smooth and efficient (and fun!) as possible. You have proved to be a great business partner for your colleagues.

Something that you discussed in your interviews with Jesse, our Head of Product, from the beginning, became true as well. Your clients are happy with the smooth communication, clear expectation management and the internal teams really value your candid input in discussions with your sharp and witty way of communications. And the best news? You have grown as a person, professional and made real impact within Fourthline. What are you going to achieve in 2023?

Let us zoom in on your ‘Fourthline 2022’ first though

The role you will perform in, is a combination of Leadership, Product Owner and more as a Product Manager. Meaning your team(s) work in sprints, stories and epics and at the same time scope your product domain and work with (enterprise) clients on longer term roadmaps within multiple teams. You will work towards:

  • The best product Strategy - Timely delivery on (self-created) product roadmap and feature/product development that in line with our company mission & vision
  • Customer Relationships - Establishing strong and trusted relationships with customers, internal stakeholders and external suppliers to ensure we on mature expectation management
  • Coaching - guiding more Product Owners in the team
  • Product growth - Give clear and concise input to your teams and our head of product to realize desired product growth
  • Input - continuous positive and critical input in sprints, backlog, team productivity and focus where you bring a problem solving- and solution focused mindset. A long sentence for just acing it!
  • Vision alignment - Consistently championing and clarifying our product vision for multiple product teams within Fourthline and Turning our internal stakeholders into happy campers
  • Role model/ Go-to person - You strongly represent the Fourthline product both internally as well as externally, from both an operational level as well as at a strategic level at our customers, internal teams and at birthdays 😉

Job requirements

  • With your 7+ years as Senior/Lead Product Owner, Product Manager or similar you can work digital, cross-functional and in an agile environment as a subject matter expert
  • You have a strong product background and bring a mix of technical, business and stakeholder management perspective to the table within SaaS / Software / scale-up environment
  • You have a strategic mindset that allows you to prioritize and delegate many tasks to the different teams while staying on top of development cycles
  • You still love to be hands-on in sprint planning meetings with the teams and define initiatives, epics and user stories that make sense
  • You have the ability to set up a long-term strategic roadmap for our product and involve all stakeholders in the execution of it;
  • Ideally you have a proven track-record building products and have worked with regulatory, compliant products before. You know how development flows can be infected by (changing) law, affected by security and know a thing or two about working with personal, sensitive data;
  • You are result driven, know the devil is in the details, and you are a true team player;
  • As you are the main go-to person for the implementations product vertical meaning you bring great stakeholder management and communication skills
  • You bring some leadership experience
  • You have a passion to work with clients.

Liked what you read and are now wondering what you can expect from us?

We are growing fast! That means a lot of room for impact in a fairly new KYC market that is exploding! You will get the chance to work in a multinational and rapidly growing scale-up that works with leading names in global FinTech, Banking as a Service, Crypto and trading platforms. And next to that we offer:

  • A great compensation package
  • 25 days of holidays to chill
  • Pension scheme in place
  • Phone subscription
  • A 50/50 hybrid WFH/WFO model. We believe the office can be key to collaborate, be creative and align. And we know you can be productive at home when focus is required
  • Senior leadership team and growth driven teams that bring out the best in you
  • A high degree of collaboration and autonomy in a highly motivated, talented team
  • Flat structure and open communication
  • Office dogs! (They are the cutest!)
  • Snacks & fruit always available. And when we are allowed to create more freedom, you can find catered lunch + awesome Friday drinks in our very own bar again!

Note: We highly prefer candidates that already reside in the Netherlands. We are able to take over VISA sponsorship for those that already work in the Netherlands.