Head of Product Strategy: Digital Assets, Currency & Blockchain Technology Head of Product Strategy: Digital Assets, Currency  …

FIS Global
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 27 Sep 21
Competitive + Corporate Benefits Package
FIS Global
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 27 Sep 21
Competitive + Corporate Benefits Package

Are you curious, motivated, and forward-thinking? At FIS you’ll have the opportunity to work on some of the most challenging and relevant issues in financial services and technology. Our talented people empower us, and we believe in being part of a team that is open, collaborative, entrepreneurial, passionate and above all fun.

About the team

FIS is proud to be a key player in bridging the gap between the traditional and digital financial ecosystem by leading the way the world pays, banks and invests. We have been active in the digital asset and cryptocurrency space since 2015 by working with the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, wallets, brokerages, and merchants. We also have a focus on helping our core banking clients grow market demand for digital assets to better serve their customers.

What you will be doing

The Head of Product Strategy will leverage their expertise in blockchain, decentralized finance, and cryptocurrency to develop the case for the capabilities which should be developed, drive overall vision and product strategy, and gain leadership buy-in and investment for new opportunities.

You will work closely with all aspects of Product Development (Product, Design, and Engineering) ensuring features are well researched, prioritized and in line with the business direction.

You will also work directly with our Executive Team Line of Business Leaders (across Merchant (“Pay”), Banking (“Bank”) and Capital Markets (“Invest”) to closely align on priorities and sequencing of Product delivery to meet our clients needs.  

The candidate should be a capable Crypto / digital asset / blockchain enthusiast with a leadership mindset of innovation and creativity for developing existing and new Products. He/She should also be familiar with user growth techniques, and focus on increasing the user base by continuously improving the products, through combining different resources and planning with timelines.

Key responsibilities include;

  • Own the vision and strategy for the company’s digital currency and blockchain strategy and product roadmap
  • Partner effectively with other leaders in product, design, marketing, and engineering and the business to influence priorities and drive alignment on the best products and solutions to launch
  • Influence organisation, customers, suppliers, partners, and peers on the direction and detail of our Crypto product suite building appropriate and effective business relationships
  • Maintain excellent judgment on prioritization between focusing features, architectural improvements and operational excellence
  • Accountable for the overall success of standing up firmwide alignment and plans for the future of Crypto / Digital Assets / Blockchain technology from design, build , launch and through scale
  • Work under broad direction playing a significant role in the execution of responsibilities for Crypto product
  • Guide and influence the Product value proposition through research, insights, clear understanding of customer segments to help differentiate FIS solutions from competitors
  • Represents FIS as a thought leader in industry press and publications on all things related to Crypto / Blockchain Technology and Digital assets
  • Evaluate key market and competitive trends and provide analysis and recommendations to the Executive team on how FIS should respond and play to stay competitive
  • Building, motivating and retaining a world-class team

What you bring

If you are intellectually curious, driven, passionate and have an interest or deep understanding of building products and solutions using digital asset / crypto / blockchain technologies, we’d like to hear from you. This is a very exciting and unique opportunity to build a new team with high-visibility that will be on the cutting edge of growing FIS assets and technology in the way the world Pays, Banks and Invests.

This is a rapidly evolving industry and we’re just getting started. We’re growing fast and you're invited to join the revolution.

What we offer you

  • A multifaceted job with a high degree of responsibility, autonomy and a broad spectrum of career opportunities
  • The chance to work on some of the most challenging, relevant issues in financial services & technology
  • A fantastic range of benefits designed to help support your lifestyle and wellbeing
  • A work environment built on collaboration, flexibility and respect
  • A broad range of professional education and personal development possibilities – FIS is your final career step!
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