accountmanager | Head of Product Analytics / Senior Product Manager Analytics in San Leandro, CA

Head of Product Analytics / Senior Product Manager Analytics

  • Western Union Holdings
  • $164,410.00 - 164,410.00 / Year *
  • 1300 Williams St
  • San Leandro, CA 94577
  • Full-Time
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Does playing a critical role in protecting customers sound exciting to you? How about working for a global fin-tech company on an advanced team that is passionate about preventing money laundering and other illegal financial transactions?

Were seeking a Head of Product Analytics / Senior Product Manager Analytics, based at Western Unions Digital Headquarters location in San Francisco, California (near AT&T Park). In this role you will also be working closely with other product groups, marketing, regional business teams, customer support teams to understand customer expectations and design effective solution to exceed them. You bridge the technical and business worlds as you design services that our users love. The ideal Senior Product Manager obsessively seeks to understand the customers perspective, is data-driven, has a bias toward action, and can break down complex problems into steps that drive product development.

You and your team will make sure that Western Union mobile app and web platform has best in class analytics implementation and is consistently evolving to helping product and business teams make betterdecisions.

Youll help foster a culture of data driven decision making including - testing, learning, iterating and improving to unlocking growth opportunities at a rapid pace. Youll have a deep understanding of analytics tools and social channels and ability to leverage them in pursuit of growth.

Sound interesting? Here are some specifics:

This position is for Head of product Analytics for WU digital. As head of product analytics your role will include:

  • Establishing policies, practices, standards for measuring product and business performance

  • Govern policy around analytics standards, instrumentation and implementation/maintenance of analytics platforms.

  • Working with various stakeholders including other product groups, business groups and engineering to ensure they have easy (self service) access to data to make better decisions

  • Train and guide various product, engineering teams on how to instrument analytics correctly.

  • Train and guide global business teams, engineering and product on how to effectively use (mostly self service) business analytics tools

  • What you will need to succeed:

  • BA/BS in Computer Science or engineering, business, or equivalent

  • 8-12 years of experience in Product Management (Web / mobile, B2C, OmniChannel, Customer Experience Products)

  • At least 2-3 years of experience in event based analytics tool product.

  • Experience managing a team of Product Managers

  • Strong experience of agile required

  • Ability to break down requirements into epics and stories, grooming and elaboration of stories

  • Ability to negotiate with engineering, UI, UX, Content on the story scope, complexity etc.

  • Strong business writing, numerical analysis and verbal communication skills

  • Get things done attitude; Self-motivated, with the ability to roll-up sleeves and prioritize critical deadlines

  • Experience working with multiple stakeholders/teams in different countries with different cultural backgrounds

  • Ability to work seamlessly with matrix teams, and juggle projects across multiple networks and platforms

  • Attention to detail and a penchant for creating great customer experiences

  • What will make you stand out:

  • Certification in Scrum Product Owner is preferred

  • Past technical background, with 3 years in an engineering role preferred

  • Knowledge or exposure in Implementing event base analytics tool is preferred

  • Whats in it for you?

  • Competitive global pay and benefits

  • Diverse, global team with colleagues in over 50 countries

  • Unparalleled experience as part of one of the most advanced compliance teams in the world, with opportunities to build valuable skills and grow your career

  • What its like here:

    Western Union (WU) is a company on the move! We believe that when money moves, better things can happen. From small businesses and global corporations, to families near and far, or NGOs in the most remote communities on Earth, WU helps people and business move money globally. We have a rich legacy of innovation and are continuing to develop new and more convenient ways for our customers to send and receive money through digital, mobile and retail channels. We have a combined digital and retail network that spans over 200 countries and territories. Some companies specialize in cash-based retail money transfer and others play only in digital. We are leaders in both!

    Being on the Western Union team means beingtenaciousand goal-oriented. It means taking risks and quickly finding the path to success. It means having integrity and finding ways to make things work. It meansthrivingas part of a diverse, global team of over 10,000 people who are committed to moving money for better. It means being driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference on a global stage. Sound like you? Apply now!

    Inclusionand diversity are fundamental to our culture and success. Achieving our common vision depends on people withdiverse backgroundsworking together. Who knows; yourunique point of viewcould be the key to our nextgroundbreakingidea. Wedloveto explore that possibility!

    Western Union is proud to be an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer. We arecommittedtoequal employment opportunityregardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or another protected category.

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    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.