Product Owner

Lead - Full time

Client : Sitecore

Industry : IT


Sitecore is a global leader in the field of software for context marketing. Sitecore’s innovative software empowers brands to creating meaningful online experiences for their customers, ensuring very high levels of brand loyalty and brand recognition. Sitecore fosters an innovative culture which values straightforward communication, individual initiative and a commitment to the success of partners and customers. Over 4,600 mid to large-size organizations manage over 30,000 dynamic websites with Sitecore, including Huawei, Siemens, Toshiba, Jabra, Dollar Rent a Car/Thrifty, Omni Hotels, Computer Associates, WebTrends and many Government and independent Associations. For more information, see http://www.sitecore.net.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Responsibilities

Sitecore is experiencing spectacular growth all over the world and to help build on Sitecore’s success and facilitate this growth, we need more people to join our team. We are currently looking for Product Owners to join our development teams and help lead the evolution and development of our Experience Platform.
Working closely with Product and Project Management, the Product Owner will be responsible for organizing, prioritizing and assessing the work of one or more scrum teams.

Reporting to the Product Manager, the responsibilities of the Product Owner include:
• Being co-located with the development team(s)
• Acting as a member and proxy of the extended Product Management team
• Preparation for and active participation at SAFe Program planning
• Defining User Stories for component functionality plus working with other Product Owners to align User Stories across the platform
• Maintaining the team backlog
• Current (N) Iteration and future (N+1) iteration planning
• Driving iteration goals and content
• Ensuring awareness of enablers
• Participating in team demos and retrospectives
• Producing Program Increment system demos for Program and Product Management
• Following progress of work and addressing production issues
• Establishing story acceptance criteria

Qualifications

Ideally you will have:
• Work experience as a Product Owner or a similar role in product management
• Familiarity with SAFe and Agile principles
• Sitecore product knowledge
• Hands-on experience managing all stages of the product life-cycle
• Technical background with knowledge of software development and web technologies
• Team spirit and good communication skills
• Good organizational skills
• Ability and comfort working with multiple time zones and locations