Equisoft | Job Opportunities
10.08.2017 to 22.08.2017
at P3
Montréal, Canada

Product Development Manager

Job description

EquiSoft is actively seeking new talent! Reporting to the InsuranceElementsTM Director, the Product Development Manager is responsible for the product software lifecycle and manages the required operational tasks to support product development. He also works closely with the release coordinator and architect(s) to identify opportunities for improvement and recommends solutions in order to optimize the business processes and workflow; thereby participating in the achievement of the company’s goals and the satisfaction of our clients. If you are passionate about the insurance industry, are committed to ensuring high quality and client-oriented services and enjoy challenges, send us your resume!  

A Day In Your Life

  • Support the Product Manager in prioritizing, elaborating and communicating the detailed product roadmap
  • Act as the “internal” product manager and maintain the alignment of the technical roadmap with the vision of the Director of Innovation and other EquiSoft technology stakeholders
  • Act as liaison between the internal product team and various project teams
  • Coordinate the scoping items and plan items within a release
  • Assemble and ensure required dependencies for product releases
  • Coordinate pre-sales activities and resource allocation across different initiatives
  • Coordinate product analysis to transform the product roadmap in individual user stories
  • Manage the product development life cycle in JIRA
  • Facilitate team meetings and may occasionally act as the Scrum Master for the product team
  • Prepare release status and conduct financial reporting on various initiatives


  • 5+ years of relevant experience with insurance technology or financial advisor tools
  • Experience with the Product Development Life Cycle Management
  • Good knowledge of Web Technologies/Environment
  • Knowledge of the Agile methodology and JIRA
  • Excellent verbal and written skills in both French and English
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Experience in the insurance industry is an asset


Your Benefits

  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Flexible work schedules & collaborative workspaces
  • Career development
  • International assignments
  • Various social and team activities

About EquiSoft

Founded in 1994, EquiSoft offers innovative business solutions to its clients in the insurance and wealth management industries to support their growth by taking advantage of new technologies. Our firm develops and markets innovative front-end applications (InsuranceElementsTM and WealthElementsTM) recognized as having industry-leading user interface and state-of-the-art technology, in addition to being an Oracle OIPA integration partner for more than 15 carriers globally. To complete this unique offering, EquiSoft also brings extensive experience in data migration through its subsidiary, Universal Conversion Technologies (UCT) and is currently implementing life insurance systems in multiple countries.  Recipient of the 2016 Outstanding Service Provider Award by Wealth Professionals and finalist for the 2016 Outstanding Service Provider Award by Insurance Business, EquiSoft has a growing team of nearly 250 specialized professionals based in Canada, the United States, Chile, South Africa and India.

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