Product Owner

Recruiter
Peaple Talent
Location
Bristol, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
21 Aug 2019
Closes
29 Aug 2019
Ref
1241177093
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Business Analyst / Technical Product Owner | Bristol | £50,000

Our client is looking for an experienced Business Analyst/Technical Product Owner. Working as part of a Scrum team delivering Digital Solutions and Core Platform functionality, you will be an effective team player with strong problem solving and communication skills capable of dealing with all areas of the business. You will support the Solutions Product Owner in the refinement of user stories and acceptance criteria and value, develop and prioritise cases and stories, epics and themes to ensure work focuses on those with maximum value that is best aligned with the strategy. You will also maintain a healthy backlog of sprint ready user stories.

Key duties and responsibilities:
  • Perform the role of Technical Product Owner for the Scrum Team, ensuring alignment to technology strategy and goals, communicating stakeholder vision/direction and taking the lead in technology-led initiatives
  • Develop documentation in support of delivery efforts, operational readiness and handover to BAU
  • Structure releases to ensure there is an early, incremental and regular realisation of value to the business
  • Ensure the team produce high-quality estimates and holds the team to account to deliver
  • Ensure the developed product is fit for purpose, meets defined quality and security standards and can be supported operationally
  • Support the Sales Process, for example through contributing to RFPs and working with Clients, Business Development and Solutions Product Owners to help define and shape future solutions
  • Keep abreast with Agile/Scrum best practices and new trends

What we are looking for

Essential:
  • Proficiency in using MS Products, particularly Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Good understanding of Agile processes
  • Able to demonstrate capability as a Business Analyst and Technical Product Owner within an Agile environment
  • Ability to manage workload in an efficient and timely manner, yet confident to respond to changing business needs
  • Proven experience of managing stakeholder relationships at all levels of the organisation

Desirable:
  • A recognised qualification in Business Analysis
  • Formal Agile/Scrum accreditation
  • Proven ability to document effective user stories
  • Experienced gained in the Finance Sector, ideally as a Business Analyst
  • Experience working with, and an appreciation of digital products and front-end web tools
  • Competent user of requirements management and collaboration tools such as JIRA and Confluence

The benefits:
  • c£50,000 salary plus annual bonus
  • Excellent benefits including pension and private health cover
  • Regular social outings
  • Annual summer away day and Christmas party
  • Discounted gym membership

To discuss this opportunity further please contact Karl Sweatman at Peaple Talent

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