Contis - a Solaris group company - provides Europe's leading Banking-as-a-Service platform. We enable other businesses to offer their own financial services both rapidly and compliantly in the EEA and UK. Via APIs, our partners can integrate modular financial services directly into their own product offering. Our services cover fiat and crypto assets, lending as well as payments, card issuing and processing. As a market leader we are driven by bringing transformational change to the financial services industry.

We love what we do and we love our team. We are 700+ people from over 60 nationalities - a unique blend of techies, fintech enthusiasts, bankers and entrepreneurs from various industries. Our routines are built around genuinely valuing and exchanging different perspectives as well as actively sharing knowledge as we drive our business as a team. We believe and invest in personal growth.

Product as a team ensures a constant and state of the art development of our innovative financial products. In order to master this challenge, the Product Team always wears different glasses and changes perspectives. We deal with many internal stakeholders since they are orchestrating the whole product lifecycle.

Our Lending Products comprise a wide variety of Consumer and SME lending products such as Splitpay, Fronting, Overdrafts, Trade Finance among others. As the business and product portfolio is growing we are now looking for a new colleague to join the team of developers and fellow Product Owners for the Lending unit in the Collections team. 

You will be based in our Chennai office and play a critical role in shaping the growth of Contis (in collaboration with Solarisbank).

Your Role

  • You own and drive the product vision for the collections products, its strategy and priorities together with your fellow Lending unit PO’s
  • You are responsible for the collections software, its integration and management.
  • You bring together the interests of partners, end-customers and Solarisbank
  • You define the value proposition of your product(s)
  • You negotiate priorities, scope, funding, and timelines
  • Together with your stakeholders (internal or external) you outline user stories in order to design world class products
  • You build your products with a strong e2e approach and always consider functions in the requirements gathering and the planning that could be affected by the development (as Operations & Support)
  • You coordinate with third-party providers if necessary and ensure that your roadmap is aligned in terms of feature specs and delivery dates
  • You ensure that the backlog items are regularly refined, specific enough and understood by the Product Development Team so they can deliver effectively
  • You build scalable products that can be rolled out internationally to enable the expansion of our partners across Europe
  • You are part of the Solarisbank product team and improve the company’s product process through regular exchange and cooperation.

What you should bring along

  • You have at least 5 years of experience as Product Owner in an agile development environment
  • Proven collections experience (integrations and third party software management)
  • You have prior experience in the banking industry, have ideally worked in Digital Lending and know the trends and competitor landscape
  • You are passionate about combining Finance and Tech
  • You have experience and a good understanding about APIs integration and SaaS applications
  • You are highly analytical and solving complex problems is what excites you
  • You are data and outcome driven and dig for the business KPIs before start building
  • You are a collaborative nature and take your development team and the stakeholders in for finding the right solutions
  • You hold a Bachelor’s or Master degree
  • You have excellent communication skills in English (written and verbal)
  • Experience with OKRs for goal setting is a plus
  • Experience in expanding products and processes to new countries is a plus

 Why Work at Contis?

  • We seek out and hire only exceptional talent, and therefore recognise that each individual brings value and contribution which has made us who we are today.
  • We have a tech stack to be proud of and a working environment framed by our Contis values and behaviours.
  • We are passionate people who share a common vision, can think big, and thrive on delivering results.
  • We value diversity of thought and expect that you bring all of you to work; your passion, creativity and ideas on how we can be the best in the space that we operate in.
  • In return we will help you to be the very best that you can, we will support with development, give you opportunities to get involved in key projects and offer exposure to challenges that you may not get in a larger organisation.

The benefits on offer

  • 5 days a week
  • 18 days annual Leave
  • Birthday Policy
  • No Sandwich Leave Policy
  • Relocation Benefit

Contis is an equal opportunity employer, embraces diversity and builds an inclusive environment for its employees and customers. We consider all applicants for employment regardless of age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, family or parental status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

 

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