Innovation Group manages critical incidents in the car and home on behalf of the world’s leading insurers, brokers and fleet managers, together with warranty and service plan provision for many automotive manufacturers globally.
We believe in going beyond expectations for our clients and their customers at every turn. Our aim is to inspire positive change in the sectors we serve. To do this we are clear, visionary, can-do, together and transformational.
We are a recognised leader in the insurance services space. We have embarked on a company-wide technology transformation programme which will enable us to evolve and continue to support some of the largest insurance companies globally.
We are currently recruiting for an experienced Product Architect to join our Global Product team. The role forms a core part of the build and delivery of our strategic technology platform, Global Gateway. The platform is built in Microsoft Azure and will serve our regional and global Insurance client base.
The role will be based in Cordoba but, being a global role, there will be an expectation for international travel between the group’s main operational centres. The role reports in to our Global Head of Product and will be a key member of a team of 25+ Product and Design experts located around the world. This is a highly visible role within the organisation.
Professional experience and knowledge areas:
Practical experience and working knowledge of the Insurance industry including InsureTech, core platforms and industry players.
5+ years previous experience in a product management, solution architecture or relevant technical role.
Previous experience as a technical evangelist, technical product manager or another role where technical, commercial and interpersonal skills are required.
An understanding of cloud technologies – ideally Microsoft Azure.
Architected complex enterprise solutions with RESTful APIs, Web Services, Backend integrations, database design, data modelling, etc.
Built web applications and familiarity with most current web development technologies.
Passion for rapidly evolving new technologies and participation in 1:1 and 1:M environments.
Excellent written and oral English communication skills.
Self-motivated with an entrepreneurial mindset.
Demonstrable curiosity, with a specific personal interest in technical problem solving and providing creative, best-in-class technical customer support.
Experience of working within an international team.
Areas of responsibilities
Assume responsibility for the Product stream related to the development of Rules Engine, Data Engine and Integrations. Be accountable for the strategic roadmap of this stream within the context of the wider global strategic product roadmap.
Lead a team of Product Owners in the roadmap development – working within an agile framework and working alongside regional and global development teams.
Understand and explain the opportunities presented by Innovation Group’s Global Gateway platform.
Work closely with regional business teams to help define Target Operating Models and processes related to the product stream, relevant to their operations but also in line with strategic positioning on automated, digital and self-service technology.
Expertly position and demo solutions, while highlighting the ease of use and configuration options of the platform.
Help customers understand the capabilities of Global Gateway and how they can extend Innovation Group beyond its core functionality.
Drive usage and adoption of the broader platform capabilities including our APIs and digital services.
Provide regular updates to internal customers (sales/ support /marketing) on Platform messaging.