Robert Half Job Application – Head of Product

Robert Half

The Company

Our client, a fast growing fintech payments business with a regional footprint is currently seeking a Head of Product to work across the senior stakeholder team and drive the strategy, rollout and post launch of a portfolio of products. This is a super agile business and will need someone from a fintech, banking or payments background looking to enhance an already great team of people in the region to create and deliver market leading products.

The Role


  • Collaborating with end users and understanding the target market
    • Conducting customer survey
    • Creating customer journey maps
    • Competitor analysis
    • Go to market strategies
    • Collaborate & contribute to marketing strategies
  • Defining the vision
    • Create product roadmaps
    • Keep products in line with business goals
    • Effectively communicate business objectives to key stakeholders
  • Manage the product backlog
    • Create list of backlog items
    • Prioritize items based on overall strategy
    • Consider stakeholder requirements
    • Manage scope, budget and time to prioritize projects
  • Overseeing all stages of the product Lifecycle
    • Contribute to the planning, execution and review of each sprint
    • Work with development teams to refine and improve processes
    • Monitor and evaluate product progress at all stages
  • Accountability and reporting
    • Report sprint progress
    • QA on final products and fit for purpose assessment prior to go product live
  • Strong exposure of running Agile Scrum SDLC
    • Experience of feature-based product development teams
    • Chair demand management meetings
    • Contribute towards sprint planning
    • Attend stand-up meetings
  • Chair sprint retrospective meetings

The Candidate

Skills And Experience

  • 5+ years of experience in the fintech or banking industry required; mobile payment solutions preferred
  • Possess a strong understanding of end-to-end customer centric experience
  • In-depth knowledge of Scrum and Agile Software Development Life Cycles
  • Proven track record of managing new product launches/transformations of mission-critical payment platforms
  • Proven track record of managing the end-to-end product development lifecycle (PDLC) for complex, large-scale initiatives


Up to 45,000 plus benefits

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Job Details:

Company: Robert Half

Job Type: Full Time

Job Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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