Full Job Description
Silicon Valley Bank is the most sought-after financial partner in the global innovation economy. We bring together entrepreneurs, investors, ventures capitalists, and private equity firms to move their bold ideas forward, fast. Our clients define what comes next.
In the past 35 years, we have accumulated more experience with start-ups and high-growth tech than any other company in the world. In fact, majority of the most compelling Fintech disruptors bank with us. Our clients include: Beyond Meat, Shopify, HelloFresh, Cloudera, and Andreessen Horowitz, just to name a few. We help our clients grow, too. More than half of the innovation companies that completed an IPO in the last two years were our clients.
Our accomplishments serve as motivation to continue pushing ourselves and we are committed to delivering user-centered, high-impact solutions to our clients. We are looking for creative thinkers who want to challenge the status quo and create a truly seamless digital banking experience on a global scale.
About the Role:
The role will lead the delivery of key strategic projects that impact lending products. This role will be responsible for supporting the overall product management goals of the team with a strategic focus on the most technical/complex/diverse projects on the lending team.
The first assignment will be to lead the co-ordination of the LIBOR transition program which will impact across multiple geographies, business units and will require cross functional product management.
The ideal candidate will:
Be passionate about building and scaling solutions to achieve a vision
Have experience managing complex products and organizations
Be highly detail oriented and data driven
Take a modern approach to product and solution development that is founded in customer insight and lean agile principles
Be able to seamlessly switch tracks between technology, business, credit, operations, CX design and other elements of solution design
Stay informed as to market and technological developments and how they may impact or benefit SVB
Be an integrative thinker able to join the dots and work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment
Have experience in vendor management and managing technology partnerships
Be informed about technologies enabling digital experiences and will be ready to make recommendations for external investments or internal builds
Once here you will:
Lead a cross-functional project to implement a transition from LIBOR onto other rates
Engage senior stakeholders and establish program level governance
Simplify our current level of documentation for LIBOR based Lending Products
Align Product Level ‘Loan’ documentation across SVB
Support the Head of Lending Product Management with execution of strategic projects
Provide strategic guidance and own delivery and execution of key credit solutions
Develop MVP product solutions and a roadmap to build out features and experience
Collaborate on prototype development and delivery of iterative improvements
What you’ll bring:
A Bachelor’s Degree with a major that requires structured problem solving. Master’s in Business Administration or another major a plus but not critical
>10 years of Financial Services experience in Project and Product Management
Experience in leading delivery of complex initiatives
Experience working in various delivery methodologies (Agile practitioner a plus)
Wholesale or Middle Market product/lending experience, ideally with context knowledge of LIBOR and transition requirements
Demonstrated experience in building & leading high performing teams, action oriented and ability to inspire cross functional teams
Solid executive presence and ability to manage across all levels in the organization