Product Owner

Leanpay is a 8 year old Fintech company, fulfilling a mission to enable consumers to pay for any product or service in installments in any shop and in any channel with only a few clicks. Leanpay assures immediate response, no worries about paperwork, no waiting or separate trips to the bank, and no need for a credit card or other financial product onboarding.

Buy Now Pay Later (“BNPL”) and digital Point-of-sale Finance (“dPOSF”) are the hottest trends in Fintech and Leanpay is working hard to be at the forefront of that trend in Central and South-eastern Europe.

Currently, Leanpay is a dPOSF leader in Slovenia and based on a successful Series A funding round, Leanpay continued its internationalization and growth into Hungary and Romania. Our Product and Development teams are based in Serbia, wherefrom the whole development and support of our platform and business is coming, for all the countries we are operating in.

We’re looking for a Product Owner to join our Product team in the Belgrade office to spearhead the development and enhancement of our fintech solutions. In this pivotal role, you'll translate market needs and user feedback into actionable product strategies, working closely with cross-functional teams to deliver value to our customers and drive our growth.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Visionary Leadership: Define and communicate the product vision and roadmap, ensuring alignment with Leanpay’s strategic objectives and market opportunities.
  • Stakeholder Collaboration: Serve as the primary liaison between stakeholders and development teams, balancing needs and priorities to ensure product goals are met.
  • Backlog Management: Prioritize and manage the product backlog, detailing requirements for development sprints and ensuring clarity and focus for the development team.
  • User Champion: Incorporate user feedback and market research into product development, ensuring our solutions meet and exceed user expectations.
  • Performance Monitoring: Track and analyze product performance, using insights to make data-driven decisions for future enhancements and optimizations.


  • Strategic Thinker: You have a knack for seeing the bigger picture and devising product strategies that align with business goals and user needs.
  • Detail-Oriented Executor: With a focus on details, you ensure that every aspect of the product is scrutinized and optimized for market fit and user satisfaction.
  • Agile Advocate: You embrace Agile methodologies, fostering a flexible and responsive development environment that adapts to change and optimizes for speed and innovation.
  • Team Builder: Your leadership skills inspire collaboration and excellence within cross-functional teams, driving forward product development with enthusiasm and clarity.
  • User-Centric Designer: At your core, you prioritize the user experience, leveraging feedback and data to guide product decisions and enhancements.
  • Accountability Champion: Known for your strong sense of responsibility, you ensure tasks are completed efficiently, setting a high standard for dedication and achievement within your team.


  • At least 3 years of experience working as a Product Owner, Product Manager, or similar role in product development, preferably within the fintech sector.
  • A strong foundation in Agile methodologies, with a deep understanding of product management principles and practices.
  • A foundation in fintech or related fields, eager to expand knowledge across payment solutions, digital identity verification, and financial services.
  • Fluent in English, demonstrating high proficiency in both writing and verbal communication.
  • A degree in Business, Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field, complementing your practical experience with theoretical knowledge.

Extras That Impress:

  • Certifications in product management.
  • Projects that show you're ahead of the curve in fintech innovations:
  • payment solution provider integration,
  • AISP integration,
  • Digital KYC integration,
  • credit bureau integration,
  • issuing credit cards,
  • the loan issuing process implementation.

Why Leanpay?

Leanpay cultivates a flexible work environment as well as a dynamic and agile operating model that will give anyone a high level of responsibility and exposure to the company’s core business. Any successful candidate will have the chance to work with a talented and bold team, which will contribute to their personal and professional growth.

We also offer:

  • Work on cutting-edge FinTech solutions,
  • A competitive salary based on your experience and performance,
  • Private health insurance for you and your family,
  • 25 days of vacation,
  • Hybrid work dynamic,
  • Open to remote work for candidates outside of Belgrade,
  • Very professional, friendly and open-minded team,
  • Flexibility in organizing your schedule,
  • Opportunity for professional advancement.

Please apply if you believe you are the right person for this job. We are looking forward to hearing from you! Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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