First Data Product Analyst in Tipperary, Ireland

First Data is a global leader in commerce-enabling technology solutions, serving more than six million business locations and 4,000 financial institutions in 118 countries around the world. Our 23,000 owner-associates are dedicated to helping companies, from start-ups to the world’s largest corporations, conduct commerce every day by securing and processing more than 2,300 transactions per second and $1.9 trillion per year. First Data is committed to staying at the forefront of our industry, and we are innovating a wide range of next-generation commerce technology solutions to help our clients better detect fraud, gain insights into consumer spending patterns and build customer loyalty. There are many exciting opportunities for talented individuals who would like to join our team and play a meaningful role in helping us shape the future of global commerce.

First Data’s Product Development, Client Solutions and Technology functions are responsible for innovation and advancement of our technology solutions across all of our client segments, and make a critical contribution to ensuring that First Data retains its position as a leading technology innovator. Our Product Development teams are responsible for end-to-end ownership of the product life cycle. Our Client Solutions teams deliver global solutions and expertise that make commerce possible. Our Technology teams develop a wide range of applications and solutions that enable next-generation commerce and create the infrastructure of the global commerce ecosystem. They also ensure that our data remains secure through their work in cyber-security

Job Responsibilities

  • May be involved from conception through end of life for a specific product, product group or product line including product management, product development and business development. PRODUCT MANAGEMENT: Assist in tracking and reporting product performance throughout its lifecycle including product strategy, product planning and issue prioritization. Assist with analysis that drives product pricing and bundling. Assist with content for internal product communication and information. PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT: Assist with managing product development process leveraging established methodology and system. Assist in driving product development and enhancements including road map and statement of direction development. Monitor customers/prospects for awareness of customer needs and perspectives. Assist in the development of of business case to support new product recommendations. Assist in managing issues throughout the process including problem identification, root cause analysis, and client communication. Assignments generally provide an opportunity to build on and expand on skills and gain more experience and confidence over time. Work may be reviewed both during and after the fact.

Scope of Job

Minimal direct impact to financial activities. Works on simple to moderately complex tasks and/or minor projects. Position requires some evaluation, originality or ingenuity. Frequent contact with internal customers. Rare contact with external customers.

Autonomy

Performs duties under moderate supervision, applying a broad knowledge of principles, practices and procedures. Individual Contributor. No direct report responsibility.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree in a related field or equivalent work experience. 0-2 years product or project management experience.

Competencies

  • Business Case Justification

  • Project Management

  • Manage a Matrix Environment

  • Competitive Environment

  • Solutions Development

  • Knowledge of Product Line

  • Prod Dev Strategy & Influence

  • Product Dev Life Cycle

First Data is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job: *Project Management

Title: Product Analyst

Location: Ireland-Tipperary-Nenagh-Nenagh-Stereame Business Park

Requisition ID: 2308070