4 x Product Owner (mid-senior)

4 x Product Owner (mid-senior)

Oscar are working with a Manchester tech firm, that are massively investing in growing their Engineering & Products team, supporting their search for 4 additional Product Owners

The company are part of a wider group of companies and a developing a world-leading B2C technology platform based on a scalable micro-services architecture.

The Product Owners will play a key role in helping to scale different parts of the platform, working closely with Product Managers and the Engineering team to manage work that flows into Product Backlogs. You play a key role in developing User Stories, breaking them down into EPICS, defining acceptance criteria with different parts of the engineering function, sprint planning & leading retrospectives and ultimately being the 'go-to' person for your squad.

Your responsibilities:

  • To know our product inside and out and be the "go to" person for questions about it both internally and externally.
  • Perform internal and external demos of the product.
  • Working with stakeholders, define, prioritise and own the product backlog.
  • Develop an understanding of current and future customer needs, supported by data analysis and the strategic roadmap.
  • Translate these needs into user stories for new features.
  • Work with the delivery teams to ensure they understand the new features and the user stories and support the design of solutions.
  • Work with the QA team and the customer to ensure that the product is of the highest quality.
  • Work with the product managers to ensure that the strategic product roadmap is delivered by the development backlog


About You

  • You'll have considerable previous experience in software delivery as a Product Owner
  • Be able to work semi-autonomously
  • Be able to write excellent user stories
  • Be able to design solutions at a high level and make decisions about the best way to solve a problem
  • Have a solid understanding of digital technology and the software development lifecycle
  • Be analytical in your approach
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong organisational & time management skills

Desirable Skills:

  • Wireframing experience
  • JIRA & Confluence
  • Experience in the gambling industry

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