Product Owners at Zedge represent the customer at all stages of our development process, and are responsible for transforming the high-level vision of Product Managers into detailed requirements for our development Tribes.
Zedge seeks an experienced Product Owner to join our fast-paced organization. If you have a gift for thinking outside the box, enjoy solving difficult problems, and working with diverse agile teams, we want your help to keep us moving quickly as we scale our organization.
As Product Owner of Zedge’s Billing Tribe, you will work closely with other members of the product management team, UX designers, your software development tribe and other groups across our organization to complete initiatives and launch products that require coordinating the efforts of multiple employees. You will identify dependencies and blockers, ensure they are resolved efficiently, and drive your tribe to complete all its work on schedule and within budget. You should have experience managing multiple complete product development cycles, possess superior analytical abilities and expert product judgment. A successful candidate will have a technical background, strong analytical and problem-solving skills, as well as great project management and communication competencies.
⚡️ Collaborate across teams and with architects and other leaders to identify the best technical solution for a given feature or capability, always keeping customer needs foremost
⚡️ Turn Product Managers’ and other Stakeholders’ high-level goals for product enhancements into detailed user stories
⚡️ Fully document those user stories in JIRA and Confluence, ensuring all stories have clear acceptance criteria
⚡️ Run and / or participate in Tribe’s or cross-product SCRUM ceremonies: sprint and product planning, stand-ups, retrospectives, Product steering and other.
⚡️ Track your team’s progress towards sprint goals and realign the team’s focus each week in order to complete the highest priority deliverables on schedule
⚡️ Participate in process improvement activities
💪 Bachelor’s degree in Software Development, Product Management (Product Manager), or equivalent experience required
💪 Minimum 3+ years of relevant work experience in mobile app and/or web development
💪 Minimum 3+ years’ experience with billing and reporting systems
💪 Minimum 3+ years’ experience in a role exhibiting excellent written and oral communications, effective interpersonal skills, project management, and strong formal presentation abilities
💪 Exceptional leadership, time management, facilitation, and organizational skills
💪 In-depth knowledge of Agile methodologies and Atlassian products (JIRA, Confluence)
💰 Monthly compensation of EUR 3000-5000 gross
🧑🏻💻 Very little technical debt - we write most of the software from scratch, constantly learn and use the newest technologies
🏡 We are remote-first, and we will continue to be - there is no need to go to the office, but you can choose what's best for you
Only selected candidates will be informed.