Director Product Management, Fraud & Authentication

Product Management Hoboken, New Jersey Job Number: 10668

Position at NICE Actimize

Position Title:  Director Product Management, Fraud & Authentication

Reports To: General Manager, Fraud & Authentication Line of Business

Location: Hoboken, NJ, USA


Actimize is comprised of talented, creative and dedicated individuals with a passion for delivering innovative solutions to the market.  At Actimize, we recognize that every employee’s contributions are integral to our company’s growth and success. To find and acquire the best and brightest talent around the globe, we offer a challenging work environment, competitive compensation and benefits, and rewarding career opportunities. Come share, grow and learn with us – you’ll be challenged, you’ll have fun and you’ll be part of a fast growing, highly respected organization. 


Actimize is currently seeking a Director of Product Management professional to join our dynamic and growing Fraud & Authentication Line of Business. This role is responsible for the development and execution of the product strategy of our portfolio of solutions for the financial services and banking industry.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collaboratively define business and product strategy through understanding the market (market segmentation, growth opportunities, key industries and solution areas)
  • Own the overall product roadmap for the Fraud & Authentication portfolio
  • Manage a team of 8+ Product Managers, and Product Owners
  • Create new solutions and extend existing technology solutions by partnering with our customers, to help them meet their fraud management objectives
  • Own the product management process from initial market problem definition, through to product requirements, pricing, product development, positioning, product evolution and on-going product maintenance
  • Build strong relationships and indirectly manage teams in a highly-matrixed environment with customers, sales, regions, partners, services and product groups
  • Assemble product requirements from multiple sources (e.g. research, usability, customer feedback, partner data, competitive assessment) and communicate requirements to product development
  • Educate and enable the customer facing organizations to ensure successful go-to-market
  • Support sales and services in customer engagements—both evangelizing our solutions to assist with selling and capturing market requirements to bring back to the product teams
  • Build the business case for product investments driven by customer requirements, competitive landscape and company strategy. Integrate product innovation into the fabric of the organization
  • Set KPIs for measuring product success – supporting financial targets and growth
  • Accelerate NICE Actimize effort to deliver solutions via the cloud


  • Minimum 10 years of experience in enterprise and/or SaaS software product management
  • Minimum 5 years team leadership experience and a strong track record of attracting and developing talented Product Managers
  • Experience in fraud & authentication solutions – advantage
  • Experience using agile product development methodologies
  • 5+ years of experience in development and execution of a commercial Product Portfolio Strategy, successfully driving multiple software products simultaneously
  • Experience in working with a B2B software sales team
  • Excellent leadership, collaboration, communication and change management skills.
  • Experienced in working in a global matrixed environment
  • Experience working with geographically distributed product management and development teams
  • Masterful ability to prioritize long (and growing) lists of demands
  • Strong written, interpersonal and presentation communication skills, and ability to confidently and clearly communicate to both internal and external audiences
  • Strong team player who is easy to partner with across functions, cultures and geographies
  • Experience influencing cross-functional teams without formal authority
  • Experience working in a fast-paced, complex global environment
  • Ability to travel up to 35% domestically and internationally


  • BA/BS Computer Science or Engineering preferred
  • MBA strongly preferred


NICE Systems is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/V.



NICE is committed to provide an environment based on equal opportunity for all qualified applicants and employees. It is the policy of NICE to afford equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals, regardless of age, race, color, creed, religion, citizenship, ancestry, national origin, sex, gender, pregnancy, mental or physical disability, marital status, veteran status, service in the Armed Forces, sexual or affectional orientation, atypical hereditary cellular or blood traits, genetic information, status as a victim of domestic or sexual violence, and/or any other status protected by any applicable federal, state and/or local statute or regulation.