Technical Product Manager

Job Category: Technology
Job Type: Permanent
Date posted: 25 Nov 2021
Application expiry: 28 Feb 2022

About Validus

Founded in 2015 to address the unmet financing needs of SMEs, Validus is Southeast Asia’s largest SME digital financing and credit investment platform. Headquartered in Singapore, Validus is present in 4 markets – Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. Validus uses data analytics and AI to drive growth financing to the underserved SME sector via funds from individual and institutional investors. Backed by global VCs with more than S$50M in capital raised, our mission is to drive financial inclusion for SMEs through technology, data and industry collaboration.

An award-winning Fintech, Validus is ranked on LinkedIn’s 2021 Top Start Ups in Singapore and has been recognised with several notable awards, including Winner of MAS Fintech Awards 2020 (Singapore Financial Institution). Validus is also the first non-bank financial institution to be recognised as a Participating Financial Institution (PFI) in the government-assisted Enterprise Financing Scheme.



We are looking for a Technical Product Manager who is responsible for bridging the gap between our Business, Product, and Technical Team. This position will be reporting directly to the Head of Platform Engineering. You will also be responsible for the technical delivery of a specific Domain and/or Squad.


This role will be both functional and technical role. However, highly technical skills are very much required for this role as you will need to understand every aspect of the product; from Business to actual integration.


Technical Requirements

  • UML Design
  • Solutions Diagram
  • Database Design
  • API Design
  • Field Level Mapping
  • System Integration Design and Development
  • API Testing
  • NFR
  • TDD
  • DDD
  • Security


Must Haves

  • Experience in preparing and designing UMLs such as Sequence Diagrams, ERD, Data Flow diagrams, Solutions Architecture/Infrastructure, etc…
  • Have done an end-to-end System Analysis, from a technical perspective, of all the involved Platforms from Front-end to Core Engine (ex. Core Banking, Core Lending, etc…)
  • Have at least 3 years experience handling a team of 5 to 10 developers in the entire stack from Web, Mobile, Middle tier, and Core Platform
  • Coordinated with 3rd Party Vendors and evaluated their Technical capabilities
  • Have experience in either 1 of these domains; Banking, Wealth Management, BNPL, or Lending Platform
  • Participated in at least 2 full SDLC Lifecycle
  • Experienced in either one of these backend technologies; Java, NodeJS, Python, GoLang
  • Experienced in either one of the following Fullstack Technologies; VueJS, ReactJS, AngularJS, Typescript, Javascript, JQuery, HTML, CSS, SASS
  • Experienced delivering Microservices or Monolithic Backend API Services using Java, NodeJS, Python, or GoLang
  • Experienced with either AWS, GCP, or Azure
  • Good understanding of how Mobile Application is built and released to both Apple and Google App Stores
  • Have a good understanding of DevSecOps practices and processes



  • Excellent Management and Communication skills
  • Able to present to Higher Management and the development team
  • Do market research of the domain you are representing (ex. Banking, Lending, etc…)


Roles and Responsibilities

  • Understand Business Requirements and convert them to technical requirements that the delivery team would be able to understand
  • Do market research and analysis of the assigned domain to provide innovation and stay ahead of the competition
  • Responsible for the entire technical delivery of every project
  • Do an end-to-end Technical Analysis of every system involved in the project
  • Prepare technical documentation for the development team (ex. Sequence Diagram, ERD, Data Flow diagrams, etc…)
  • Liaise with Product Owner, Product Management Group, and Business Analyst to sort out requirements
  • Work closely with Solutions and/or Cloud Architect to understand whether your proposed solution would fit the existing Architecture or not
  • Drive the entire development delivery team which includes Dev Lead, Sr. Software Engineers, Software Engineers, Fullstack Engineers, and Mobile Engineers
  • Work with Scrum Master to understand what are the current capacity requirements for the team




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