Product Owner

Development   |   Nottingham

POSTED: 04/01/2019

Purpose of Role

To be responsible for owning, managing, refining, and prioritising the product backlog as part of the Software Development team.

Reporting Line

Head of Software Development

Primary Responsibilities

  • Own and manage the Red Box product backlog
  • Prioritise user stories for development
  • Manage the process of ongoing backlog refinement to ensure a consistent flow of upcoming work
  • Communicate with internal and external stakeholders to gain understanding of requirements;
  • Provide visibility of the backlog to the development team and other key Red Box stakeholders
  • Produce/oversee the identification, splitting and documentation of clear and concise User Stories
  • Work with the Scrum Master, development & QA teams to ensure that user stories are complete and that acceptance criteria are documented
  • Critically analyse requirements and offer technical input into potential solutions;
  • Present ideas to a cross-functional team (technical and non-technical);
  • Take new product ideas from cross functional teams and provide feedback on progress as required

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

Skills & Experience

  • At least 2 years previous experience as a Product Owner in an Agile team (ideally in a software company)
  • Experience with Application Lifecycle Management Tools (such as VSTS or Jira);
  • Experience working within a software company, Telecoms Domain knowledge preferred
  • Ability to elicit business requirements from multiple stakeholders and convert these into product features and  user stories
  • Ability to grasp and discuss technical concepts with development team peers
  • Ability to sell backlog prioritisation decisions to peers and to the wider business
  • Ability to analyse new products and projects quickly
  • Become a technical Subject Matter Expert on the Red Box Platform
  • Exposure to 3rd party stakeholders
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