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American Express Manager / Senior Manager, Product Development - Kabbage Product in Des Moines, Iowa


Acquired by American Express in 2020, Kabbage is a leading FinTech company changing the way small businesses manage their cash flow. Applying automation and real-time data, Kabbage provides small businesses a suite of integrated cash-flow technologies from flexible lines of credit, digital business checking accounts, fast payments and predictive business analytics. Now with the powerful backing of American Express, Kabbage can offer millions of small businesses the opportunity to access digital tools to help them grow bigger, lasting companies. While we've received numerous awards and recognition—such as Entrepreneur's Top Company Cultures, Inc Magazine's Top Private Companies, GlassDoor’s Best Places to Work, and Forbes FinTech 50—it is our people, our culture, and our leaders that make Kabbage such a great place to work.

At Kabbage, we strive to be the place where a diverse mix of talented people want to come, to stay, and do their best work. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion is reflected in our people, our partners, and our customers. We are fully focused on equality and believe deeply in diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin and all the other wonderful characteristics that make us different.

Location: Atlanta Location (18052-730 Midtown Office Bldg) as primary, and New York as secondary.

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At American Express, we know that with the right backing, people and businesses have the power to progress in incredible ways. Whether we’re supporting our customers’ financial confidence to move ahead, taking commerce to new heights, or encouraging people to explore the world, our colleagues are constantly redefining what’s possible - and we’re proud to back each other every step of the way. When you join #TeamAmex, you become part of a diverse community of over 60,000 colleagues, all with a common goal to deliver an exceptional customer experience every day.

Manager / Senior Manager, Product Development - Kabbage Product

Your mission:

Support Kabbage’s product by leading delivery for features and projects that drive the Kabbage roadmap. Work closely with stakeholders and engineering to ensure features are prioritized, designed, approved, and delivered.  Ship products that enable small businesses to grow, simplify their finances, and pursue their passions.

What you'll be doing:

The Kabbage Product team is responsible for bringing together the unique value components of AMEX and Kabbage financing and payments ecosystems to build an integrated, differentiated business financing product offering for small businesses.

This role will play a pivotal role in helping design the integrations needed to drive the aggressive product line expansion and growth. Focus areas include enabling critical data and decisioning capabilities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Partner closely with the partners throughout the organization, acting as a central point of contact for the Kabbage platform / cross products.

  • Working with multiple teams on strategy, product roadmap, and backlog (drive prioritization and sequencing) for integrations leveraging internal and external solutions.

  • Partner closely with Amex and Kabbage technologies teams to develop scalable effective solutions across products

  • Work closely with engineering writing tickets and managing the backlog

  • Manage the multiple initiatives E2E across products

  • Coordinate delivery across multiple Centers of Excellence and technology teams

  • Gain product team and key business partner alignment and manage ongoing stakeholder communications

  • Use data driven insights for continuous improvement on engagement and servicing metrics

  • Build strong relationships with key stakeholders across multiple lines of business


What you should have:

  • Experience in a business analyst, product owner, and/or product manager role.

  • Experience working with UX designers to research user needs and design usable solutions.

  • Experience working with engineers on large, complex production systems in an agile environment.

What we're looking for in you:

  • Operate Autonomously: Takes a project from ideation to delivery. Able to prioritize in ambiguous situations.

  • Proactivity: Always striving to deliver great products. Proactive, self-driven, curious, loves learning.

  • Communication: Excellent written and oral communication skills. Communicates information, ideas, and concepts clearly.

  • Organization and Planning: Plans, organizes, and schedules in an efficient, productive manner; focuses on key priorities; manages time well.

  • Flexibility/Adaptability: Cool with quickly changing priorities and conditions; copes effectively with complexity and change.

  • Leadership: Sound interpersonal skills and proven ability to navigate in a cross-functional setup.

  • Persistence: Follows through on items without being managed. Resourceful, has grit, and a positive “can do” attitude.Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is required as the company will not pursue visa sponsorship for these positions

Job: Marketing

Primary Location: United States

Other Locations: US-Georgia-Atlanta

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 21014766