Product Owner

Swedbank is the bank for many people, households and businesses. As a leading bank in its home markets of Sweden, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, Swedbank offers a wide selection of financial services and products. We are looking for more employees who share our values – open, simple and caring – and want to contribute to enabling people, businesses and society to grow. If you have ambition and share our attitude, you will find many challenges here. At Swedbank you have possibilities to grow. It is your drive and commitment that determines how you develop.

Product Owner to Swedbank’s Channel Development

About Swedbank

Swedbank is a modern bank firmly rooted in Swedish savings bank history. We are an inclusive bank with 7,2 million private customers and more than 600 000 corporate and organisational customers.

This makes us Sweden’s largest bank in terms of number of customers and gives us a leading position in our other home markets of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. As a major bank, we are a significant part of the financial system and play an important role in the local communities we serve. We are dedicated to helping our customers; our shareholders and society as a whole stay financially sound and sustainable.

We work hard to develop close, long-term relationships with our customers. Swedbank therefore has an extensive retail network and well-developed telephone, internet and mobile services. The executive team of Swedbank has strong focus on the digitalization transformation journey that the bank has initiated

About the position

Come work in Swedbank Channel Development Department, a part of Swedish Retail Banking, which is and will continue to be a very exciting place to work in the coming years. Working here you will play an essential part in digital transformation of the bank, be it through new digital services for customers or complex initiatives driven by regulation. We offer an eclectic environment with fast pace and engaged co-workers. In Channel Development we are responsible for managing, driving, and ensuring deliveries of all channel projects involving IT development, from pre-study to end of implementation and launch to customers.

Examples of projects managed by the Channel Development team:

• Customer channel development of functions, products and processes

• Development of customer facing employee tools

• Mandatory/fraud/security initiatives

As a Product Owner you will lead, plan, analyze and develop the requirement work from pre-study to project launch. You will work with agile methodology and have close co-operation with other Swedish Banking competences, IT, external partners, product areas and other Swedbank units.

In your role you will be responsible for:

• Ensuring that the project delivery meets customer expectations and needs (external and internal customers)

• Being a leader in creating, coordinating and developing requirements within the project team and with stakeholders and experts within the company to meet deadlines while ensuring high quality

• Close collaboration with other competences within the Channel Competence Center such as the User Experience team and business need analysist, as well as external partners

• Have a holistic view as well as the ability to go down into details to ensure high quality

• Contributing to decision material and business case

Who are you?

To succeed in the role you have to focus on the customer, be analytical and interested in driving change. You have the capability of motivating others and the capability of being an informal leader. You have a great understanding of how to get business and IT to work close together to create efficient innovative results. You have an academic background and you have worked with business development, project management and digital product development for at least three years.

For more information please contact Cecilia Brinck; cecilia.brinck@headagent.se or Anna Palmdal; anna.palmdal@headagent.se