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Product Owner / Manager

  • Location:

    Fair Oak, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    .Net Development

  • Job Type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lesley Morgan

  • Contact Email:

    lesleymorgan@spectrumit.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    35000

  • Salary low:

    30000

  • Job Ref:

    LM/VR/08653_1528185884

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-06-19

  • Consultant:

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Product Owner / Manager

Winchester

£30,000 - £35,000

Agile, Web Solutions

Product Owner / Manager to join a market-leading insurance technology company in their Winchester office. With nearly 40 years' worth of experience in their field, they pride themselves in being the preferred technology partner of a number of popular insurance brokers in both UK and Irish markets. With over 400 employees across multiple sites and owning 40% of the market share in what they do, they have established themselves as a true powerhouse in the software market.

It's an exciting time to join the business as they are undergoing a corporate transformation, including a significant acquisition that further strengthens their market position.

They are looking for a Product Owner / Manager to take ownership of the full software product lifecycle and be responsible for the management of the product backlog.

You will have the following skills / experience:-

  • A thorough understanding of the principles behind Agile approaches
  • Previous experience of working with Web Solutions
  • An excellent understanding of the Software Product Lifecycle
  • Experience of working on Software Project Teams
  • Experience of Gathering customer requirements
  • Story Mapping
  • Affinity Sizing
  • Creating User Stories
  • Managing end of Sprint Demos
  • Participating in Sprint retrospectives

Desirable:-

  • Previous experience of working within the Insurance industry
  • Working knowledge of Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS)
  • Supporting a ticketing platform such as Zendesk
  • Certified SCRUM Professional

You will take responsibility for:-

  • Gathering requirements from customers
  • Ensuring quality output from the Scrum team
  • The Direction and functionality of the product features
  • Negotiating priorities with stakeholders
  • Managing a product backlog for a dedicated feature area - website and web API development

This company offers an excellent working environment, allowing their employees to thrive in a supportive but driven atmosphere. Along with a generous salary, you will also enjoy a host of benefits including a company pension, life assurance, free parking, childcare vouchers and Perkbox!

If you would like to apply please send your CV to lesleymorgan@spectrumit.co.uk or call 02380 765804.