Lead Product Owner

Recruiter
Robert Walters
Location
Halifax, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Oct 2019
Closes
18 Oct 2019
Ref
1274508187
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Lead Product Owner

Halifax - United Kingdom

Up to £75,000 (plus very attractive benefits)

Lead Product Owner

Halifax - United Kingdom

Up to £75,000 (plus very attractive benefits)

If you have a strong data background and are looking to advance your career and work in an agile team of enthusiastic, passionate and innovative individuals, this role will be perfect for you. This Lead Product Owner role with this in Halifax is with a company who are both investing you're your future along with theirs. The rare output of innovation and investment is enabled by their mid-sized, agile approach to growth within a thriving market. They can shift towards market trends and new developments with ease, as opposed to engaging with bureaucratic approaches to change.

Currently moving towards a microservices structure, this company allows you to exercise your most desirable skills within their teams, allowing you to work as a product owner, putting your mark on the work you will be doing. The successful product owner in this company will enjoy a career of progression, both horizontally and vertically, the exposure available to you will allow you to become a well-rounded product owner, excelling in multiple areas of work.

As a company who are decorated with the "Investors in People" Golden Charter, this mid-sized, Halifax based insurance firm are keen to celebrate your achievements and assist you in moving forward to pursue a collaborative approach with the team and empower your work life.

The successful Lead Product Owner will possess the following:
  • A data focussed background providing knowledge across the
  • Performance management experience within a tribe of product owners and backlog maintenance
  • Strong communications skills, both within the team and with the various stakeholders
  • The ability to create Epics that support the good understanding of business values whilst also supporting the work you are doing
  • Experience in working with acceptance criteria with Scrum Masters and recognise cross-journey dependencies and
  • Experience in leading backlog refinement to provide clarity throughout processes and roadmaps
  • The ability to lead sprint planning meetings, collaborating the teams knowledge to gain a collective agreement on user stories that will be accepted into the sprint (sprint backlog and sprint plan)
  • Experience in adding and maintaining user stories in Jira with relevant supporting documentation

To stand out as a Lead Product Owner, it would be desirable to have (Not Necessities):
  • Relevant Professional Certifications (Scrum.org PSPO, Scrum Alliance CSPO)
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Good Knowledge of professional methodologies and practices based on Scrum guidance
  • Knowledge in working in a fast-paced decision-making environment
  • Fast response to understanding new technology and new market leading trend recognition

If working in this company that values the flexibility of working and the increase of work-life balance through work from home schemes and flexible working hours, don't miss the opportunity to apply. The role will progress your career and provide a secure setting, and nurturing culture that will allow you to grow as an individual.

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