2023-08-23 14:48:55

Product Owner

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Job Description

Position Purpose:

The Product Owner (PO) serves as a visionary and strategist for the company’s product development efforts. The PO is responsible for defining, planning, tracking, and managing specific products. The PO possesses an in-depth knowledge of goals and desired objectives of the projects and works with the development teams to achieve these.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Vision and Strategy:
    • Communicate the product vision and strategy effectively to teams and stakeholders.
    • Develop and maintain a clear and coherent product roadmap.
  • Backlog Management:
    • Prioritize and manage the product backlog, ensuring that the development team understands the work to the level needed.
    • Clearly articulate user story requirements and the expected outcomes.
  • Development Collaboration:
    • Participate in relevant meetings, including planning, reviews, and retrospectives.
    • Work closely with the development teams, providing them with the business context and customer perspective.
  • Quality Assurance:
    • Accept or reject work results, ensuring deliverables meet the defined acceptance criteria and quality standards.
    • Act as the primary point of contact for quality control and feature acceptance.
  • Stakeholder Engagement:
    • Act as a liaison between the development team and stakeholders.
    • Ensure a balance between user needs and business goals.
  • Technical Leadership (for Technical Product Owner):
    • Represent the product in corporate architectural discussions.
    • Facilitate technical forums to ensure the viability of solutions.


Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • Domain Knowledge:
    • Deep understanding of the target market and user base.
    • Proven experience in product management methodologies.
  • Leadership and Communication:
    • Excellent leadership and communication skills.
    • Ability to motivate and drive development teams.
  • Decision Making:
    • Strong decision-making skills and accountability for product-related decisions.
    • Ability to conduct trade-off analysis and make decisions under pressure.
  • Collaboration:
    • Experience in Agile development methodologies.
    • Skillful in managing expectations and prioritizing tasks.

Professional Competencies:

  • Analytical Thinking:
    • Capacity to solve complex problems and to strategize for the future.
  • Engagement:
    • Availability to the team for questions, clarification, and guidance.
  • Empowerment:
    • Empowered to make quick and clear decisions.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience with continuous integration and continuous deployment practices.
  • Familiarity with the iGaming industry is a plus.

Performance Criteria:

The Product Owner’s performance will be measured based on the successful delivery of product features, adherence to the product vision, effective backlog management, and the overall success of the product as measured by user adoption and business value creation.