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Full Time

Product Owner

We are seeking an experienced Product Owner who can support us in scaling our business and reaching our ambitious development goals.

We are a fast growing tech company with a target audience in the scientific research field. Our business is growing rapidly, and we are seeking an experienced Product Owner who can support us in scaling our business and reaching our ambitious development goals. The ideal candidate must have a good balance of technical knowledge and business acumen to obtain maximum performance out of the engineering team to the benefit of our users.

Duties

  • Work with the Product Manager and CTO to analyze the user needs and align product roadmap with strategic goals
  • Breaking product management’s epics and milestones into user stories
  • Provide backlog management and iteration/sprint planning making sure milestones are completed in the agreed priority order
  • Support the development team turning user stories into technical tasks 
  • Ensure that the team always has an adequate amount of prior prepared tasks to work on
  • Lead the planning of feature release plans and set the expectation for delivery of new functionalities
  • Plan, execute and review all scrum ceremonies
  • Monitor and evaluate product progress at each stage of the process
  • Provide an active role in mitigating impediments impacting successful team completion of release/sprint goals
  • Keep abreast with Agile best practices and new trends
  • Work with the development team to refine and improve development processes
  • Understanding of design quality standards

Skills & Qualifications we are looking for:

  • At least 3 years of experience as a Product Owner
  • Balance of technical knowledge and business acumen
  • Excellent project management skills and in-depth knowledge of Scrum and Agile processes and principles
  • Outstanding communication, presentation, and leadership skills with the ability to engage, influence, and inspire stakeholders to drive alignment between business objectives and technical requirements
  • Proven track record of scaling SaaS solutions in partnership with engineering teams
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks effectively and meeting deadlines
  • High degree of organization, individual initiative, and personal accountability with attention to detail
  • Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experienced with APIs
  • Attention to detail

Bonus points if you are familiar with either:

  • Gitlab
  • Working with remote development teams
  • SaaS in the science industry
  • Ruby on Rails and/or Javascript
  • Gitflow
  • Figma


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As a member of our vibrant and diverse team, you will have the opportunity to work with the world's most prestigious labs, always being at the forefront of scientific innovation.

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