Product Manager

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India Full-time

Odessa is a U.S. company with offices in Philadelphia, USA and Bangalore, India. Our leasing solutions power a client base comprised of leading global financial institutions that operate across market segments. We transform bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients that drive the economy through equipment and fleet leasing: IT, healthcare, transportation and more.

We believe that great outcomes and customer satisfaction are everything. It’s what drives us to turn bold ideas into transformational solutions for leasing and loan management. By combining digital technologies with what works across a diverse customer base, we use an agile approach to co-innovate with clients to help them solve their toughest problems. 

As the largest technology provider in the leasing industry, Odessa provides a feature-rich ERP solution with broad integrations across top CRM, G/L, tax, credit, and leading enablement applications. As a complete Platform, Odessa delivers a total solution for commercial lending companies, driving the future of asset finance. With best-in-class functionality, extensible architecture and a suite of value-added features and services, Odessa helps companies transform their business operations. 

Primary role: 

Odessa’s Platform Team is responsible for the company’s overall technology roadmap, its product innovations and the framework on which all its core software offerings are built. The Platform Team is looking for a Product Manager to drive the backlog management, design, solutioning and go-to-market for its platform offerings. As a domain expert with a strong understanding of the latest technology, you will influence its roadmap and R&D efforts for innovations that closely tie to business outcomes.  You will also be looking to coach, grow and mentor Odessa’s Platform and R&D teams and work with internal stakeholders (product management, engineering, professional services teams, executive leadership) and customers to drive the company’s key product and technology choices. 

What you'll do: 

  • Work with domain experts to define use cases for the application of emerging technology (cognitive and predictive AI, RPA, data analytics, etc.) in Odessa’s core product offering
  • Work with technology teams to build out proof-of-concept offerings to validate approach
  • Help prioritize and rank proposed solutions and develop business cases
  • Corral and organize experts from business lines, architecture and engineering teams to create shared goals for Platform offerings
  • Create functional specifications, build UI wireframes and conceptualize the integration of Platform features within Odessa’s core product offering
  • Define the go-to-market strategy for Platform offerings
  • Provide hands-on business and domain guidance, review and support to platform releases
  • Monitor the evolving technology landscape and evaluate and recommend technologies and frameworks that would enhance Odessa’s products 

Qualifications: 

  • 10+ years of experience with exposure to large-scale complex enterprise applications in BFSI
  • Technical acumen and understanding of Agile technical practices and how they operate within an Agile organization
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience working on enterprise products as a lead developer or product manager
  • Exposure to an enterprise-class BFSI application; experience in lending would be a plus 

Our commitment to you: 

  • Your entrepreneurial spirit and vision will fuel opportunities for career advancement
  • You'll make a difference for some pretty impressive brands; Odessa serves many of the world's leading financial institutions
  • Opportunities for regular learning through training, assignments and collaboration with experts across the company
  • Exposure to a leading FinTech solution and the latest applications of technology in the world of financial services
  • You'll gain access to a dynamic industry, worth more than $1.2 Trillion in the United States alone; check out resources on the North American and global markets