Product Owner

Full Time North Yorkshire IT Job Pro UK

Product Owner

up to £42,000 Depending on Experience & Skills

Offices in Skipton & Leeds City Centre

Are you an experienced Product Owner looking for a new challenge and an opportunity to further advance your skills and career in a great working environment? Do you want to work for a small and established software company that has recently received financial investment to expand globally?

If you are a highly motivated individual, with a genuine interest in technology and a passion to deliver cutting-edge products, we have the perfect job for you.

We are seeking a strong software Product Owner to help deliver the best software solutions to our 13,000+ customer base through innovative and industry-leading products.

Responsibilities

·Providing vision and direction to the Agile development team and stakeholders throughout the project and create requirements

·Ensuring the team always has an adequate amount of prior prepared tasks to work on

·Planning and prioritising product backlog and development for the product

·Working with the Product Manager to define product vision, road map and growth opportunities

·Assessing value, developing cases, and prioritising stories, epics, and themes to ensure work focuses on those with maximum value that are aligned with product strategy

·Providing backlog management, iteration planning, and elaboration of the user stories

·Working closely with Product Management to create and maintain a product backlog according to business value or ROI

·Being responsible for producing a clear Release Plan and monitoring performance against the agreed release dates

·Researching and analysing the market, the users, and the roadmap for the product

·Following our competitors and the industry

·Keeping abreast with Agile/Scrum best practices and new trends

·Effectively own and produce the communication with stakeholders and deliver sprint and release reviews

·Acting as the ‘proxy customer’ and representing Stakeholders within the team to ensure that developments meet the business requirements and are fit for purpose

Experience & Skills

·Previous working experience as a Product Owner for 2 years +

·In-depth knowledge of Agile process and principles

·Outstanding communication, presentation, and leadership skills

·Excellent organisational and time management skills

·Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills

·Creative thinker with a vision

·Attention to details

·Strong collaboration skills

·The ability to empathise with people from all backgrounds, e.g. customers, support teams, management, and development teams

Competencies

·Taking Responsibility – We will develop CPOMS by taking responsibility to deliver results that exceed our customers’ expectations.

·Working Together – We will help our customers by working together to build meaningful relationships that help us to develop and deliver the best outcome.

·Being Knowledgeable – We will help our customers by being knowledgeable about what they need, and we will apply our expertise to develop and deliver the best solutions.

·Developing Solutions – We will help our customers by developing solutions which are right for them and that help us be the market leader.

Interested? Why not send your CV to our Product Director, Sophie Wilkinson? She is aiming to make our Company an Employer of Choice by the end of 2021.

All roles are subject to a satisfactory DBS check

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