Product Owner

  • 1 year ago
  • Coventry

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Job Description

The organisation:

The organisation is a highly successful and innovative global company who are a market leader with their niche products and solutions. Dundee is a technology hub for much of their global development projects with well-established Development, Product and Research teams. They are looking for an experienced Product specialist who can work with a number of teams to really add value through the full product lifecycle. They are also a flexible organisation and can offer some home working, roughly a day a week.

The role:

It is pivotal in this role that you will be able to understand the needs of the customer and make their experience as good as possible. You will need to be a technically minded Product Owner and will take ownership and lead a cross-functional squad of Engineers, Test Analysts and UX/UI Designers. You will need to provide both vision and direction with your product squad and be able to relay back the customers thoughts, clearly communicating goals and objectives.

You will work alongside teams ranging from Marketing, Sales, Operations and Delivery and therefore your stakeholder management skills must be excellent. This role has been born out of the Digital transformation and you will join a newly created Enterprise Technical team. They are working with very modern tech and plan to implement Azure in the next few months. There is huge scope to grow within the company, with as many as 17 roles currently being recruited for across the technology sector.

Key Skills and Experience:

** A strong background in Agile practices

** Ability to analyse and understand business/customer requirements and challenges and produce user stories off the back of this

** Experience in leading a cross functional squad of engineers, QA and UX/UI Designers

** Maintain the product backlog for your assigned product or product functional area

** Managing the Product through full lifecycle

** Drive the Product Roadmap

** Experience working within an organisation undergoing significant digital transformation (added benefit)

If you are interested in joining this innovative company, please apply or call Hamish at Cathcart Associates.

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