Technical Product Owner

Location: London, England, United Kingdom
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Job Type: Permanent
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Technical Product Owner opportunity to join a global software security company. You will work with an agile team based in London and reporting to Program Management. You will be responsible for translating product and business needs into requirements, shaping the internal customer product roadmap, prioritizing the engineering tasks and working with development team to drive user stories through an optimized development cycle. This role will act as the interface between the Program Management, Software Engineering and Product Management teams to translate market and business requirements from epics into user stories; however, internal and external customer outreach by the TPO is always welcomed!

Technical Product Owner Responsibilities:

Working for the Director of Program Management and alongside our other Product Managers, Business Stakeholders, Business analysists, TPOs and the Engineering team, you will be responsible for:

  • Taking the lead of scrum teams as the BSS Technical Product Owner
  • Working with stakeholders to provide vision/direction to the Agile Engineering team
  • Ensure that the Agile team always has an adequate amount of prior prepared tasks
  • Plan and prioritize BSS product feature backlog and development for the product
  • Work closely with business Analysis and from time to time take on BA duties
  • Define BSS internal customer product vision, roadmap and growth opportunities
  • Assess value, develop cases, and prioritize stories, epics and themes to ensure work focuses on those with maximum value that are aligned with organisational strategy
  • Provide backlog management, elaboration, and iteration & increment planning
  • Work closely with Product Management and Busines Operations to create and maintain a product backlog according to business value and ROI
  • Lead BSS product release plans and set expectations for delivery
  • Provide an active role in mitigating impediments impacting completion of Increment/Release/Sprint Goals
  • Research and analyse future requirements and the roadmap for the BSS product
  • Keep abreast with Agile/Scrum best practices and new trends
  • Working closely with the Compliance team alongside industry policies and regulations to ensure solutions meet security and external compliance requirements
  • Document and communicate plans and results

Technical Product Owner requirements:

  • 5+ years' experience as a TPO, PM, IT Business Analyst or related field
  • Demonstrable experience of e-Commerce and CRM (Salesforce) platforms
  • Knowledgeable about technology, web services, and internet security concepts
  • In-depth knowledge of Agile, Scrum, SAFe process and principles
  • Outstanding communication, presentation and leadership skills
  • Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Creative thinker with a vision
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong user focus - versed and competent in modern UX and CRM approaches
  • Experience in writing persona driven user stories
  • Advanced technical skills
  • Experience creating detailed reports and giving presentations
  • A track record of following through on commitments
  • Demonstrated self-started ability
  • You can easily synthesize complex & technical ideas into digestible messages
  • Proven superb experience writing technical documentation
  • Experience collaborating with development teams in an agile development environment
  • Proficiency in working with products offered through web services / REST APIs

What's on offer

  • A clean slate. No legacy or poorly documented code to maintain
  • A friendly and personal working environment
  • Excellent growth opportunities
  • Competitive Salary
  • Buying and Selling Annual Leave
  • 25 Days Annual Leave
  • Company Profitability Bonus Scheme
  • Employer matched pension contributions to 5% of salary
  • Long-term Sickness and Disability Insurance
  • Private Medical Cover with the option to add family members at your expense
  • 4 x Salary Life Insurance cover
  • Interest-free Season Ticket Loan
  • Perkbox Goldcard Discount Scheme

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

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