Product Owner

Job Overview

Product Owner

FRS are delighted to be supporting our multi-national, award winning client in the recruitment of a Product Owner to join their Agile Software Engineering team. Titans of the online gaming industry, customer-centricity and recognition of the importance of agile frameworks in software development are key. This position is a fantastic opportunity to take the next step in your Product Owner career and will provide continuous learning opportunities as well as career progression that will match your own professional pursuits. Ideal for the PO with 2+ years experience and/or Business Analysts ready to take the next step.

What will you be doing?

  • Attend requirement gathering workshops in order to define user stories for product features
  • Build and refine the product backlog. Create and prioritise stories that align with the product roadmap and release goals
  • Work in sync with our Product Management team, contributing to product vision, roadmap and release planning
  • Act as a point of communication between the business and software development
  • Be a champion of user experience and define and execute user stories that ensure superior customer experience when using feature/product
  • Use agile/scrum methodologies to help drive and deliver product releases.
  • Help remove any impediments that the development team face during the product life cycle.
  • Provide business with updates on project status while record and communicate any Risks or Issues that may impact project deadlines
  • Work collaboratively across all functional departments including marketing, sales, support, professional services, architecture and others and drive communication of releases including new features and defects to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Involvement in the project planning & support of software solution development projects through the project lifecycle.

What are we looking for?

  • In-depth knowledge of how Scrum Agile works in a software development environment.
  • 3-5 years in a Software Engineering or Software support role
  • Experience in developing Consumer focused web applications
  • Experience in Agile development (particularly Scrum) in organizing and motivating teams to succeed
  • Demonstrated experience in writing user stories, acceptance criteria and Agile software development
  • Bachelor's degree in relevant technical field
  • Certification or experience in areas related to Product Management, Scrum or Agile methodologies
  • Delivering Results and Meeting Customer Expectations
  • Adapting & Responding to Change
  • Excellent communication and technical skills
  • Experience with dealing with third party suppliers.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic and flexible environment with strong skill of exerting influence
  • Strong technical aptitude; programming and/or UX (User Experience) background a strong plus

Desirable Requirements:

  • Experience with some of: Python, MySQL, PHP, HTML5, CSS3 , ReactJS, Jira a plus
  • Experience in online gambling web applications highly desirable

Please read through the description carefully and consider if your skills and experience are a good fit for this position. this position is only open to those eligible to work in Ireland. Feel free to contact Chris Wynne - +353 86 103 8536 should you have any questions.

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