Product Owner - London City

London, London
£50,000 - £60,000 per annum
03 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Product Owner
Location: City of London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Job Type: Full Time

The company client is a market leading Global Financial Services brand who are actively seeking to take on board a dynamic and organised Product Owner to join their rapidly growing Digital Product and Platform team office based in Central London. The successful candidate will mainly focus on helping build their next generation cloud based product platform and subsequent new data-driven capability around this as Product Owner.This is a unique opportunity to join a widely respected brand in a period of fast paced change.

Overview and top duties performed:

* The firm's Product set and also its Digital presence is continually growing, in response to new, market disruptive competitors, and a rapidly evolving customer base. As a result, the business is making significant investment in both technology and personnel in efforts to further strengthen its foothold as a true market leader.
* The Product Owner will use their background in Data Analytics Business Intelligence, or Business Analysis to support the Head of Product, Business, and Business to deliver the core analytical capability of the platform for role out and use across the entire business.

Major responsibilities for this role will involve as follows:

* To drive the Product vision and roadmap as the Product Owner, and own the success of all Data driven elements of Digital Products
* To own the usage of all key Data sets yielded from the new platform and build business wide understanding of how these can be utilised, in particular, while facing out into the wider Marketing function
* To manage and prioritise the product backlog in alignment with commercial KPIs and wider business requirements, utilising ownership of key Product and Consumer Data
* To organise requirements following key AGILE frameworks including User Story Mapping, Epic & Feature hierarchies, Feature Injection user story writing, pivoting and prototyping
* To liaise with developers and Engineering teams to unsure messages are appropriately communicated and prioritised
* To define the acceptable levels of quality for product development while championing iterative, incremental delivery.
* To propose new features and improvements as a Product Owner
* To own delivery of communications to primary stakeholders and represent the function as a Product Owner

Key abilities and background required:

* Previous experience as Product Owner / Product Manager in an innovative Financial Services, Telecoms, or similar regulated environment, with strong Data-Driven focus
* Experience of building highly secure consumer facing products form both mobile and web
* Strong decision making ability and influencing skills
* Ability to network and collaborate across a complex and diverse global business

Keywords: Product Owner, Data, Analytics, Platform, Cloud

If you have the relevant experience and skills for this role, please send your CV by clicking Apply Now.