Product Owner

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  • Product Owner

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    Derby

    Competitive

    Permanent

    08 November 2019

    Product Owner

    Derby

    Salary: £ Highly competitive

     

    The Client

    Our client is a fast paced, fast changing, technology centric company, revolutionizing image capture for the leisure and entertainment industry, and proud of its global operation across some of the world’s best theme parks, water parks, attractions and tourist destinations. It is also exciting times for our client and with projected growth right across their global markets, there is need now to recruit the very best talent available to ensure the future success of the business.

     

    The Role

    In particular our client is looking to appoint a Product Owner to join their fast growing and talented Technology team. Working closely with the Head of Global Product, this Product owner role will be responsible for managing and/or overseeing the full product lifecycle, with a particular focus on a portfolio of product enhancements ie, Website, API’s, eCommerce etc, and re-platforming any remaining legacy products.

    Responsibilities

    • Own roadmaps and prioritizing backlog and at the same time validating technical feasibility
    • Define product specifications using clear and consistent user stories with any acceptance criteria or supporting documentation supplied
    • Drive through delivery of a feature from conception to launch; developing and implementing go-to-market plans and working with all departments to execute
    • Work with creative and engineering teams during the development cycle to ensure the product meets customer requirements.
    • Internal & external evangelism
    • Pre-Sales support
    • Analyse and report on the performance of features in production, reflecting on successes and identifying areas for continuous improvement

     

    Experience

    • 2+ years software/technical product ownership experience
    • Comfortable owning your own roadmap and day to day stakeholder communications
    • Adaptable - able to work with new business models and strategies within an environment that is ambitious and innovative 
    • Ability to manage and work within ambiguity to reach a successful outcome
    • A non-biased attitude with a proven ability to influence and inspire
    • Proven AGILE and SCRUM experience: desirable 

     

    This is a fast paced company with lots going on, presenting a challenging agenda for the future. It is also an incredibly rewarding company in which to work and this role presents an opportunity to put your stamp on the organisation and move it forward significantly.