Product Owner

Intermediate - Full time

Highlights

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Skopje, North Macedonia

Responsibilities

As a Product Owner, you will be a member of a cross-functional group of people, a “clan” (Agile Team), which has the task of delivering product increments, typically in the context of a project/program. Your main task is to maximize the value produced by the team and ensuring that stories and backlogs reflect business and user's needs. You will be responsible for complying with the definition of done, setting, prioritizing, and evaluating the work generated by agile teams, cooperating with Product management, customers, business owners, and other relevant stakeholders.

The primary responsibility of the Product Owner who acts as the customer proxy is to work with Product Management and other stakeholders (including other Product Owners). All this includes defining and prioritize the product backlog, prepare sprint candidates for Understand and Plan Together (UPT), communicate the product vision, program priorities (features and enablers) to the Agile team, daily coordinating the work with Scrum Masters and Agile team by attending relevant ceremonies (e.g daily stand-ups, UPTs, backlog refinements, design sprints) and Product management meetings for planning and refine committed business objectives.

Qualifications

- 3+ years of professional development experience as a Product Owner
- In-depth knowledge of Agile process and principles (experience with SAFE will be a plus)
- Experience with JIRA, or Azure will be a plus
- Outstanding communication, presentation, and leadership skills
- Excellent organizational and time management skills
- Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills
- Creative thinker with a vision
- Attention to details
- A Strong spirit of innovation and the ability to come up with solutions to meet business problems
- Solid teamwork and interpersonal skills and ability to work and communicate in a diverse and multicultural team
- Able to adapt to rapidly changing Agile/Scrum development process
- Positive energy, open-mindedness, and a strong proactive attitude
- Fluent in verbal and written English

Education

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent working experience

Travelling

Willing to travel to Denmark for introduction, training, and teambuilding activities (after the crises)