Product Lead - Authentication

London /
Product – Product Management /
Permanent Full-time
About us

Launched in 2012, Checkout.com is a leading international provider of online payment solutions. Checkout.com is built on 100% proprietary technology and handles every part of the payment process, providing complete transparency across the entire payment value chain.

We currently process 150+ currencies and offer access to all international cards and popular local payment methods to merchants through one integration.

Customers in our portfolio include international businesses like Samsung, Transferwise, Hopper, Virgin and Adidas. Our mission is to partner with smart businesses to optimise their payments, increase revenue and meet the dynamic needs of their customers. 

We are building a unique work environment where our people aspire to solve complex problems and deliver valuable solutions. We believe that excellence can be achieved through a dynamic culture driven by collaboration and teamwork.

In May 2020, we completed a $150m Series B funding round, tripling our valuation to $5.5bn.

Checkout.com is seeking an experienced Product Leader for the Disputes Product to join our Product Team. Our passion is to change the world of online payments and the Product Team sits at the heart of achieving our ambitious vision and goals.

The role, based in our London office in the Core Products Group, will involve working closely with our engineers, designers, and business stakeholders to help shape the future of online payments. You will act as an important bridge between Product, Technology and the Business, to understand desired outcomes, elicit requirements, and then translate them into coherent propositions that can be easily implemented for our innovative and groundbreaking products.

This is an amazing opportunity for the right product expert to experience building out a global product from the ground up. These opportunities don’t come around very often and we are excited to open up a role of this magnitude.

Key Responsibilities

    • Take the lead delivering a seamless user-experience by being product-oriented, commercially-minded
    • Own the entire Disputes product, proposition and go to market strategy
    • Manage ongoing operation and maintenance of the disputes product offering, integrations and internal process optimisation.
    • Have the ability to approach improvement opportunities with a flexible mindset
    • An expert at time management and have exceptional documentation skills
    • An empathetic leader, whereby you collaborate with various stakeholders in a smart way to get the job done
    • Most importantly, be excited about scaling our products to help build a tech-driven bank that will revolutionize the digital commerce
    • Produce business and functional requirements as well as inputting into technical requirements
    • Highlight, report and manage product risks & issues
    • Find and communicate solutions to large and/or complex needs

About You

    • 6+ years hands-on Product Management experience in a fast-paced Technology start-up
    • Payments and Disputes Experience with a technical background
    • Leadership potential
    • Aspiration to grow your product management skills within a fast-paced tech startup
    • Exposure to a range of project delivery methodologies such as Scrum and Kanban
    • Experience with tools such as JIRA, productboard, Confluence and GitHub is a plus
    • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Ability to work under pressure, multitask and consistently meet tight deadlines
    • Superb communication skills, ability to interact with multidisciplinary stakeholders
    • Avid reader of all technology publications and blogs
    • Degree Educated
    • Fluency in English
We are always looking for great people so if you don’t see a role here that fits you but you want to work with us, please send us your CV and a cover letter explaining the kind of role you are searching for and we will contact you.

Checkout.com is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience, skills and personality. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief. Due to the numerous amount of application received, only the ones corresponding to this job profile will be contacted. If you have not been contacted within 3 weeks please deem your application as unsuccessful.

We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. We will only process and retain your information as necessary for the purposes of progressing your application or as required by applicable laws and regulations. We may also collect personal information about you through the application and recruitment process, either directly from you or from third-parties (employment agencies, recruitment websites, former employers, credit reference agencies or other background check agencies). In limited circumstances, we may transfer your information to the following countries outside the EU, while making sure your personal data is treated with the same level of protection offered in the EU. Please refer to our Privacy Policy (https://www.checkout.com/legal/privacy-policy) for further information about how your data is being collected, processed and retained at Checkout.com.