Product Management Associate

Chicago, IL
Chicago Headquarters – Amount 360
Take your career to new heights working with an amazing company doing next level work in the FinTech industry.

Since 2012, Avant has connected customers to over $5 billion through 800,000 transactions and counting. In 2015, Avant leveraged our expertise and developed Amount as a new solution for banks who wanted to go digital in months instead of years. As an industry-leading technology company, Amount has grown rapidly with customers who collectively manage close to $1T in US assets and are servicing more than 25 million customers. To better align each company for future success Amount and Avant have made the decision to separate, becoming independently operating companies in order to focus each on their long term growth and goals.

Come join an organization with visionary leadership and FinTech disruptors as we continue to reinvent banking by helping our Amount platform partners innovate and digitize their banking products and services!

Amount 360 provides a comprehensive fraud and verification management system for financial institutions to manage all aspects of applicant verification. This powerful solution is designed to solve the challenges of verifying applicant information and preventing fraud, all while providing a best-in-class user experience whether the user is applying in-branch or online.

As a member of the A360 Product team, you will be responsible for designing new features, translating business requirements into technical specifications, and partner closely with Amount’s engineering team to support the growth of the Amount platform across a wide variety of consumer financial products.

What you will do at Amount:

    • Work closely with customer support, product development and engineering teams to translate business requirements into technical specifications
    • Perform implementation reviews of partner change requests and write SQL scripts to verify expected behavior
    • Improve, maintain and update enterprise-level technical documentation with accountability for release and versioning in knowledge management systems, e.g., Confluence
    • Track progress and provide ongoing communication to stakeholders and leadership
    • Perform ad hoc root cause analysis for system issues

Why you are a fit for Amount:

    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics or related technical field (or equivalent practical experience)
    • 2+ years of project management experience in enterprise software and systems
    • Advanced SQL and Excel preferred, knowledge of Looker / LookML a plus
    • Familiarity with Jira, Github, JitBit and other Agile software management tools
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Highly analytical and organized, detail-oriented, knack for problem-solving and strong project management skills
    • Willingness to wear multiple hats and get your hands dirty 
Why Amount is a fit for you:
- We have a thriving culture and possess an entrepreneurial spirit
- We value, support, and help each other grow
- We are ready to hustle and get sh!t done
- We are committed to active inclusion and diversity
- We offer the flexibility needed to thrive in a new and growing company

Benefits and Perks:
- Take the time you need when you need it through our Flexible PTO policy.
- Enjoy a lunch subsidy, healthy snacks, and our Coca-Cola Freestyle machine!
- We offer medical, dental, and vision benefits plus an Employee Assistance Program.
- Short-term disability, long-term disability, and life insurance are options too.
- Commuter benefits and 401k are also part of the package!