Software Product Owner - Coleshill

Data Careers Limited
£40k - £45k pa + Excellent Benefits
08 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Role: Software Product Owner

Location: Coleshill

Package: £40-45k

We are looking for a highly motivated and organised Product Owner to join our busy development team.

As a Product Owner you will:

  • Prioritise features of stories to ensure fast delivery via the concept of Minimum Viable Product so that maximum value is delivered as soon as possible.
  • Take 'ownership' of the sprint tasks and backlog and work closely with project managers to ensure no surprises are found at go live.
  • Take responsibility for answering questions from the development team to help clarify any details as they are developing.
  • Liaise with project managers and development manager to ensure sprints are aligned with project delivery deadlines
  • Escalate resourcing issues or development deficiencies in a timely manner to ensure the clients can be kept informed of progress
  • Lead sprint planning and refinement activities
  • Provide cover for scrum master when required
  • Chair / lead client meetings such as show and tells
  • Provide regular and formal updates on sprint performance to senior management
  • Reporting to the Development Manager with key interactions with all team members including:
    • Business Analysts
    • Project Managers
    • Developers
    • Management

Required Skills:

  • Great communication skills
  • Ability to control heavy workloads and prioritize conflicting pressures
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO or similar qualification)
  • Deadline driven
  • Experience working in a complex software development environment
  • Experience of .net development (highly desirable)

We are an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as defined within The Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Businesses Regulations 2003

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