Head of Product & Technology

Product Management · Lagos, Lagos State
Department Product Management
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Manager/Supervisor

About Unlimint


Founded in 2009,  Unlimint (formerly Cardpay) provides fast-growing innovative tech businesses with a convenient and simple business interface that enables payments to flow freely and invisibly. From London to Singapore and from San Francisco to Sao Paulo, we help local clients enter new markets, and global businesses to explore new industries and reach new milestones.


Following the highest banking industry standards, we are dissolving the borders that have previously limited international expansion.  Our constantly evolving business interface – made by innovators for innovators – is designed to make the financial world of tomorrow closer to businesses here and now.


About the role

We are looking for a Digital Payments & Tech expert to join our Lagos office  and lead our payment network strategy and integrations for Nigeria and other countries within Africa. This is a rewarding role for a self-starter who is highly motivated and who has experience in building payment solutions from various payment providers and across various payment methods. You will be working with a Global cross-functional team that are very supportive. You will be our go-to person for Tech and Payments in Nigeria. This role is suitable to someone who is currently working in a Fintech or Bank and is looking for their next career move and wants to join an award winning Global Payments business.


What you will be doing…


  • Drive execution of Unlimint’s payment network strategy in partnership with other stakeholders.
  • Lead the product and technical delivery teams to translate product requirements into technical specifications, ensuring mutual understanding and reducing time to market.
  • Take ownership and accountability over the entire product design and development lifecycle for our payments platform and partner integrations.
  • Manage cross-functional teams of solution architects, business analysts, engineers and other stakeholders to ensure timeliness and quality of product releases. 
  • Provide subject matter expertise and support to sales, customer facing teams and other stakeholders.
  • Responsible for developing and delivering the product roadmap, prioritization, identifying product improvements, revenue opportunities, cost reductions and meeting all product governance requirements.
  • Partner with business partners to drive deployment and commercialization of products and services.



Your experience and mindset:


  • Minimum of 6 years’ experience in the payments/fintech industry leading product and tech teams.
  • Strong understanding of various types of payment methods, processes and infrastructures (cards, APMs, ACH, SWIFT etc.)
  • Demonstrated ability in delivering high quality, global, scalable tech products in a matrixed organization.
  • Technology domain expertise including understanding of new and emerging technologies.
  • Nice to have: Experience with Web APIs and software development.
  • Strong business acumen as well as analytical and problem-solving skills; expertise in strategy, product development / mgmt., planning and project mgmt. 
  • Ability to work with ambiguity; manage complex projects; flexibility to handle rapidly changing scenarios.
  • Ability to build and lead motivated, productive, geographically diverse teams.


We offer:

 

  • Attractive monthly salary paid in line with experience
  • Vacation, sick, and paid holidays
  • Full-time: 5/2 
  • A team of top international professionals to learn from
  • Multicultural working environment


Join Unlimint Team now!


Unlimint is an equal opportunity employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.


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  • Location
    Lagos, Lagos State
  • Department
    Product Management
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Manager/Supervisor