Product Manager, Agile, Data, API

Reed Technology
£400 - £700 p day
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Please note this is a Public Sector opportunity and falls within IR35 regulations

Product Manager- API, Data, Agile, Stakeholder

My client a leading Public Sector body based in Exeter are looking for an experienced Senior Product Manager for an initial 6 month contract with the view to extend.

Background Information

The Senior Product Managers play a key role within the Products team, leading on cross-organisational capabilities and delivering top priority developments. This post is to cover the product development of the data services API. Working within a programme structure delivering on the strategy to release more value from our data and content by integrating our data services with external organisations platforms and ecosystems.

Job Purpose

  • Develop the product plan for our externally facing APIs, working with marketing managers and technologist
  • Turning this into actionable intelligence to drive technical teams to deliver new capability that furthers our data reach.
  • In addition, supports the development of a sustainable business model to deliver our data sets to a wide range of developers and organisations.


  • Lead the successful delivery of key aspects of the Product Strategy and associated delivery plans.
  • Manage strategic product / capability developments through the agreed development processes.
  • Monitor and report on performance against project plans driving remedial actions where necessary, ensuring successful delivery
  • Establish and develop strategic internal and external relationships, providing a specialist product perspective on topics such as data management, cross-office capabilities and product life cycling.

Essential Qualifications, Skills & Abilities

  • Evidence of wider strategic thinking with the ability to integrate strategy into deliverable plans.
  • Demonstrable financial awareness and business case experience to enable effective decision making with product lifecycle management and developments.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of how data is used in technical, scientific and operational organisations.
  • Experience of developing data services or APIs as products delivered to customers
  • Knowledge of Agile software development and familiarity with Scrum.

Desirable Qualifications, Skills & Abilities

  • Knowledge of AWS or other Cloud based market place and the product management of APIs
  • Experience as a Product Owner within Agile software developments

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