Western Union Analyst, Product in Mumbai, India

Job Title: Analyst, Product

Requisition #: 1801854

Does playing a critical role in protecting customers sound exciting to you? How about working for a global fintech company on an advanced team that is passionate about preventing money laundering and other illegal financial transactions?

We’re seeking an Analyst, Product based in our Mumbai, India office . This position will work on WU Digital Solutions in the Asia Pacific Region. The manager will define the product roadmap in alignment with our strategy; have responsibility for both new and existing products and services definitions, and drive development on time, on budget, and with high quality and value. The candidate will ensure that WU has best-in-class digital solutions, which provides best possible customer experience, while achieving the success metrics. Position will assist in the examination of new market opportunities through investigation to identify potential product offerings and other opportunities that could drive new growth sources. also assist in the sizing and scoping of each opportunity identified to determine both the short and long-term opportunities for the organization. The ideal candidate will be experienced in both upstream product and service definition and downstream product development and execution.

Sound interesting? Here are some specifics:

  • Work on product ideas that are focused on driving sales, acquiring new customers, retaining existing customers, building brand loyalty, and providing self-service tools to customers

  • Assess opportunities by identifying ROI, define key performance indicators and partner with analytics team to measure success

  • Understand product alternatives and work with multi-disciplined team to understand trade-offs and put value on alternatives

  • Define and document product requirements, features, and functionality

  • Work with UI/UX/Content teams to bring engaging user experiences to life

  • Manage products through the product development lifecycle

  • Provide ongoing analysis on product effectiveness using a data driven approach

  • Continuously implement and improve analytics infrastructure to track, monitor, optimize, innovate and report on acquisition and conversion metrics

  • Work with regional teams to get alignment, report updates and build business cases, solutions etc.

What you will need to succeed:

•5-7 years of experience building and launching digital solutions

•At least 3 years of product management experience in Mobile & Web technologies, and Mobile and Web user experience. Experience in remittance industry will be an added advantage

•Ability to negotiate with engineering, UI, UX, Content on the story scope, complexity etc.

•Strong business writing, numerical analysis and verbal communication skills

•Get things done attitude; Self-motivated, with the ability to “roll-up sleeves” and prioritize critical deadlines

•Attention to detail and a penchant for creating great customer experiences

•Ability to break down complex experiences into simple documents, stories, and flows

•Experience working with multiple stakeholders/teams in different countries with different cultural backgrounds

•Ability to work seamlessly with matrix teams, and juggle projects across multiple networks and platforms

What will make you stand out:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent job experience in the financial services or compliance industry

  • Experience conducting public database and adverse media research

  • Ability to use comprehensive mainframe systems

  • Fluency in more than one language (English required)

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive global pay and benefits

  • Unparalleled experience as part of one of the most advanced compliance teams in the world, with opportunities to build valuable skills and grow your career

  • Diverse, global team with colleagues in over 50 countries

What it’s like here:

Western Union (WU) is a company on the move! We believe that when money moves, better things can happen. From small businesses and global corporations, to families near and far, or NGO’s in the most remote communities on Earth, WU helps people and business move money globally. We have a rich legacy of innovation, and are continuing to develop new and more convenient ways for our customers to send and receive money through digital, mobile and retail channels. We have a combined digital and retail network that spans over 200 countries and territories. Some companies specialize in cash-based retail money transfer and others play only in digital. We are leaders in both!

Being on the Western Union team means being tenacious and goal-oriented. It means taking risks and quickly finding the path to success. It means having integrity, and finding ways to make things work. It means thriving as part of a diverse, global team of over 10,000 people who are committed to moving money for better . It means being driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference… on a global stage. Sound like you? Apply now!

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and success. Achieving our common vision depends on people with diverse backgrounds working together. Who knows; your unique point of view could be the key to our next groundbreaking idea. We’d love to explore that possibility!

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or another protected category.