Product Owner, AML Compliance

Product Management Palo Alto, California Denver, Colorado Austin, Texas Salt Lake City, Utah United States


Role Purpose: 

At Jumio, you will work for the market leader in online identity verification that is helping to make the digital world a safer place for everyone. As a Product Owner, you will own our AML Compliance solution and closely collaborate with the engineering team to build new capabilities around machine-learning based transaction monitoring and investigation tools that will delight our customers and help expand the state of the art in this exciting domain.

Role Value: 

The AML Compliance PO is responsible for building a superior, instantly deployable compliance platform that helps businesses protect themselves and make the financial system safer through continuously evolving intelligence. You’ll own an important strategic piece of the Jumio KYX Platform.  


  • Provide vision and direction to the cross-functional development team and stakeholders
  • Closely collaborate with engineering and product design teams to define and design new features and APIs
  • Engage with internal and external stakeholders to define product roadmap and functional requirements 
  • Translate business requirements and product initiatives into epics and user stories.
  • Create and maintain a product backlog according to business case and company strategy
  • Ensure that agile teams have a clear understanding of what they are developing and why (business case)
  • Monitor product development progress on an ongoing basis
  • Work closely with the user experience team
  • Keep an eye on industry trends and best practices to refine product direction as necessary 
  • Effectively communicate product updates with stakeholders all over the globe

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years professional experience that includes 2 or more years as a Product Manager/Product Owner in an agile environment
  • Solid understanding of risk management in Fintech space, preferably in compliance
  • Knowledge of agile processes and principles 
  • High level understanding of data processing & micro service architectures 
  • Practical experience in Restful business level API design
  • High level understanding of machine learning concepts
  • Great attention to detail
  • Exceptional analytical, conceptual and spoken/written communication skills
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally for business

Great to have Experience and Qualifications: 

  • Past experience as software developer
  • Excellent interpersonal and collaboration skills 

Example Objectives:

  • Successful Product Launch
  • Improved Customer Satisfaction
  • Teamwork and Collaboration with stakeholders

Key Characteristics and Attitudes:

In a recent global survey these attributes were valued by Jumios in all locations and functions - we firmly believe in hiring for attitude as well as skill. 

  • Friendly and supportive
  • Adaptable and flexible
  • Articulate and persuasive
  • High IQ and EQ
  • Curious and coachable
  • Commercially Aware
  • Resilient and tenacious
  • Big picture and the detail

Jumio Values:

  • IDEAL: Integrity, Diversity, Empowerment, Accountability, Leading Innovation


Palo Alto is Jumio’s corporate HQ has a wide range of roles and big personalities in place. It’s all Head Office functions plus a strong Sales and Marketing contingent. It’s where decisions get made and stuff gets done. No-one takes themselves too seriously and there’s an active social side. In a recent culture survey these attributes were rated particularly highly in Jumios’ Palo Alto office.   This role can also be based remotely.

  • Happy
  • Thoughtful
  • Knowledgeable
  • Caring
  • Positive
  • Inclusive

Jumio is the future for online and mobile ID verification. We are the largest and fastest growing company in the ID verification space. With a global footprint, we’re expanding the team to meet strong client demand across a range of industries including Financial Services, Travel, Sharing Economy, Fintech, Gaming, and others. 

Equal Opportunities:

Jumio is a collaboration of people with different ideas, strengths, interests and cultures. We welcome applications and colleagues from all backgrounds and statuses.