Product Owner

Product Owner

Ref: 391Wednesday 21 July 2021

£40k-£42k

Want to work as a Product Owner for a company with over 4.5 million registered users?

Working here, you’ll have overall accountability for developing this company’s data-driven systems.


The company

An online training company that create digital training courses and programmes including bespoke learning, custom content and ready to go e-learning.

They have over 4.5 million registered online learners.

They have over 120 members of staff, all based at their Ilkley office.

Friendly and collaborative environment.


Team details

You’d work within their Business Solution and Technology Team which is 20 in size.

Within this teams there’s Devs, Testers, PMs, IT Support, Systems Engineers and a DBA.

You’d report directly into the CTO.


Working hours / remote option

37.5 hours a week

The hours you work are flexible – you can start as early as 7:30am or finish as late as 6pm.

The role is fully remote right now. From Mid-September it'll be a blended working mode – a hybrid of home working and office work.


Benefits

  • 25 days holidays (plus bank holidays)
  • Extensive induction programme and ongoing training and development
  • Regular charity and social events
  • Pension – they will match your pension contribution up to 5%
  • Health cash plan
  • Life assurance
  • 12% discount on West Yorkshire Transport
  • Free parking – they have their own car park plus they have free parking permits for the town centre
     

Key duties

  • Work closely with the UX, Development, Project teams to refine requirements and backlog items
  • Define the Product Backlog and Product Roadmap for the nominated product(s)
  • Develop a deep understanding of the customer's needs
  • Set a clear vision and Release Plan for the product(s)
  • Constantly re-prioritise the Product Backlog based on customer feedback, market changes and business priorities
  • Determine the appropriate product release date and content
  • Actively manage internal and external stakeholders
  • Accept or reject the product teams work results at each Sprint Review meeting
  • Provide a regular reporting including product burn-down metrics, velocity, task definition scope, schedule and planning


Required experience

  • You must have at least 1 year’s experience of working with Microsoft Dynamics 365 and ideally familiarity with API’s, Integration, PowerApps and Power BI.
  • An understanding of software Agile methodologies, particular Scrum
  • Experience in software product development


How to apply

If you think the above looks of interest, apply via this advert and/or send a copy of your CV to
tom@hainton.com

Don’t worry if the CV isn’t up today, we can sort that out at a later date.