Product Owner

Product Owner (m/f)

We look for a product owner located in Amsterdam, Vienna or Gratkorn. In this position, you are reporting to the CTO. You work in a multicultural & innovative startup providing SaaS-based digital products to the print & publishing industry.
You’ll be product owner of OctoBoost´s development team and responsible for the continuous growth and stability of the platform.

OctoBoost AI-driven print efficiency technology dramatically reduces print costs while increasing revenue through its Magento based web-to-print shops. Future-proof online print combined with the most powerful print efficiency technology in the industry.

On a daily basis you’ll be responsible for defining the stories and prioritizing the Product Backlog to streamline the execution of program priorities while maintaining the conceptual and technical integrity of the features or components for the team.

Seniority Level
Mid-Senior level

Start date
October, 2019

Employment Type
Full-time

Location
Amsterdam, Vienna or Gratkorn

JOB DESCRIPTION

More specifically, you will have a responsibility in the following areas:

 

Product Vision

  • Communication with stakeholders across the board, including customers, business managers, and the development team to make sure the goals are clear and the vision is aligned with business objectives.
  • Be the point person for the product development team, using their high-level perspective to define goals and create a vision for development projects.
  • Understanding and anticipating the client’s needs.
  • Understanding of the 3rd party Roadmaps and influence them.

 

Manage the Product Backlog

  • Ordering the items in the Product Backlog to best achieve goals and missions.
  • Ensuring that the Product Backlog is visible, transparent, and clear to all, and shows what the Scrum Team will work on next.
  • Ensuring the Development Team understands items in the Product Backlog to the level needed.
  • Clearly expressing Product Backlog items.

 

Prioritizing needs

  • Optimizing the value of the work the Development Team performs. Successfully manage the triangle of scope, budget, and time, weighing priorities according to the needs and objectives of stakeholders.

 

YOUR PROFILE

  • Bachelor degree in business management or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years’ experience as a Product Owner, ideally for a SaaS based E-commerce company
  • One or more Agile/Scrum certifications
  • Good team player, excellent communication skills and customer oriented
  • Open to change, quick learner, creative, curious & flexible
  • Strong passion and knowledge of technology, emerging media, automation and efficiency
  • Enthusiast, proactive and positive problem solver
  • Languages: English (Any other major western-european language would be beneficial)
  • Experience with working with remote teams
  • Willingness to travel

 

OUR OFFER

We offer a challenging position in our International Company alongside with an interesting remuneration package. Wide-ranging opportunities for highly motivated and committed people are offered. We aim to provide our people with the opportunity to develop their talent and to grow to their full potential.

Start date: October, 2019

More information

For further information please contact us or have a look at our vacancy on LinkedIn.

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