American Express Manager / Sr. Manager Digital Product Development in New York, New York

Amex Digital Labs is responsible for originating, incubating, and growing promising ideas that set the company up for success in the 2-5 year horizon while continuing to focus on select strategic short-term digital experiences. We strive to emphasize creativity, customer centricity, and innovation.

The Global Digital Payments Product team within Amex Digital Labs is looking for a seasoned Product Manager to lead and own digital payments initiatives. As online commerce continues to rapidly expand and diversify, the Global Digital Payments Product team is focused on concepting, developing, and delivering unique and innovative payment experiences to Card Members. The person taking this role will define product features, shape the customer experience, partner with engineering to articulate and deliver requirements, lead testing and evolve the product backlog. The Manager / Sr. Manager will be the product owner for both internal and external audiences - acting as the main point of contact with any partner product teams.

Primary responsibilities: * Define new product features, scope, and functionality * Partner with internal and external stakeholders to bring product concepts to market * Shepherd product through the development process, advocating to achieve the best outcomes * Lead the partnership with technologies to define user stories, guide product definition, and lead testing * Launch and manage the product and features upon release to Card Members * Obtain feedback on the product to iterate and drive improvements in future releases * Define the product roadmap and prioritize feature set * Lead external ongoing communications with merchants and partners * Maintain pulse on external mobile developments and internal product development to assess implications for our products Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.

Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is required as the company will not pursue visa sponsorship for these positions.

We are looking for a candidate with a passion for digital, a clear focus on the customer, strong communication skills, and the ability to provide clarity and direction across teams.

Key qualifications are: * Enthusiasm and passion for great products and services and the ability to articulate product functionality * Curiosity and hunger to know how things work and ability to use that knowledge to make connections and find opportunities * Determination to get to the best outcome for our Card Members and Merchants * Detail oriented, able to identify key questions, make product decisions and determine how pieces of the puzzle interact and impact the overall project * Recognize issues quickly and determine how to go about getting resolution * Able to negotiate with stakeholders and partners to remove obstacles * Understanding of tech and product development processes, known as a business person who can speak both tech and business languages * Highly organized, taking individual initiative and accountability for getting results * Passion for digital products, technology and figuring out how things work * Excellent communication skills with ability to engage, influence and inspire partners to drive collaboration and alignment * Bachelor's Degree required Additional: * 3-5 years of experience in new product development, product management, or similar role

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Title: Manager / Sr. Manager Digital Product Development

Location: New York-New York

Requisition ID: 17013759