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Product Owner

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What we’re looking for

We’re looking for experienced product owners with a user experience focussed mindset to help us build highly usable, beautiful products.

Knowledge Areas
Outstanding communication skills and ability to clearly articulate solutions and listen to feedback
Experience working with agile development teams and applying Agile process and principles
Strong organisational skills and ability to manage your responsibilities
Strong solution design skills
Ability to facilitate discussions from different disciplines to get the right outcome
Understanding of user experience design fundamentals
Ability to work autonomously as well as being a contributing member of a team.
Understanding of how internet applications communicate (web clients, native apps, APIs)
In-depth understanding, or personal experience in developing code

Skill Areas
Experience with managing the lifecycle of Web, iOS and Android apps
Experience with user testing and AB testing
Critical thought process around feature inclusion and designing for utility and usefulness
Minimum 2 years of business analysis, development, in a business software development environment
Highly self-motivated and self-directed, objective oriented
Strong, demonstrated customer focus (internal and external)
Sharp analytical and problem-solving abilities.
Strong interpersonal skills
An ability to clearly communicate technical concepts
A preference for clarity and simplicity over unnecessary complexity
A pragmatic approach to software development
Demonstrated team building and leadership skills
Experienced working with cross-functional teams including design, development, testing, operations, infrastructure
Experienced in working with business stakeholders (Marketing, Sales & Customer Success)

What a day looks like in this role
Participate in and facilitate solution design and ideation workshops
Drive design accountability with Designers
Listen to and action user feedback to learn how the product can be improved, both in the short term and long term
Work with the business stakeholders to establish long term goals, and still balance and understand the day to day priorities
Be an advocate for outstanding design.
Take lead of scrum teams as the Product Owner
Providing vision and direction to the Agile development team and stakeholders throughout the project and create requirements
Ensure that the team always has an adequate amount of prior prepared tasks to work on
Plan and prioritize product feature backlog and development for the product
Define product vision, road-map 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 product strategy
Provide backlog management, iteration planning, and elaboration of the user stories
Lead the planning product release plans and set the expectation for delivery of new functionalities
Provide an active role in mitigating impediments impacting successful team completion of Release/Sprint Goals
Research and analyze market, the users, and the roadmap for the product
Follow our competitors and the industry
Keep across Agile best practices and new trends

How we work
The people behind Sine are smart, creative and motivated to build enduring, robust and scalable products. We invest in quality at every stage of the process and are looking to invest in making the team faster and have a greater impact. We use the best bits of agile to keep the team highly aligned but loosely coupled and orientate to consistent results.

If you’re looking for a place that’s got a great working culture, continual investment in product and people and is building a cool product in the cloud - please apply!