Product Owner - Remote working
We are looking for an exceptional individual to take on the role of Product owner, working alongside 3 other Product Owners and under a great leader. The role requires extensive experience working with software development teams and will be central to the successful delivery of the product roadmaps. Working closely with the stakeholders and architects, and with the support of the very high calibre development teams, you'll be responsible for defining, designing and closely supporting the development of strategic, technology-based product enhancements and creative new solutions.
Product Owners work on various product areas and will work directly with product development teams. You will focus heavily on user experience, customer experience, and ensuring solutions are fit for purpose.
This company values every member of staff, you will not feel like a number and you will be very well respected, and also you will be pushed and supported to reach your full potential. This company love smart people, who are strive for progress not only in the work that they do but in themselves. The person you will be working for is very passionate, and will give you purpose and direction.
The successful candidate will be an experienced technology professional with the following experience and qualities:
Key skills and attributes we are looking for:
Experience with working on projects that involve supply chains or logistics.
Background of working in Software Development teams building software with user-centric design.
Demonstrable talent for designing high-quality user journeys and processes.
Aptitude for quickly picking up new domain knowledge and applying UX design principles.
An analytical and thorough approach to requirements analysis and solution design.
Passion and aptitude in technology and technical techniques, particularly in using design tools.
Be enthusiastic and pro-active in learning the technologies and capabilities of the existing software.
An exceptional eye for detail with a passion for building quality software.
Be a clear and confident communicator; able to interact effectively with a distributed team of other technical experts and senior representatives.
Be self-motivated, positive, self-disciplined, reliable, trustful, honest and collaborative.
Capable of working effectively with minimal supervision.
Desirable / bonus experience:
Experience in Business Analysis, Project Management, Product Design, and/or UX Design.
Experience using wireframing, mock-up, prototyping, and/or design tools.
Experience in logistics will be highly desirable, but not a must-have, for the right person.
Experience working with agile software development methodologies.
Experience working with remote teams.
This role will offer a remote working contract so any travel costs will be covered, for when you are required to travel to one of the UK offices and/or a customer site. These visits will be random, but you will certainly not travel anywhere every week for long period.
To find out more about Computer Futures please visit www.computerfutures.com
Computer Futures, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales