Product Owner

Job Id - IS0124SS0017
About the Client

Our client is a premier in the field of Information Technology providing best-of-breed technology solutions for the global travel and aviation industry. They offer a wide range of tailor-made aviation technology solutions which cater to every aspect of the organization. They have a wide range of products which are catered to the Airline, Airport, Travel, and Tourism sectors, and have made remarkable progress since their inception.

Profile Details
Decision Making Parameters
  • Empowered to prioritize product backlog and deliver features for the product portfolio under Product Managers supervision within the framework of responsibilities and boundaries identified with this role and in accordance with standard practices and guidelines set by the company.
  • Consults with Product Manager and Senior Product Manager on all product strategy-related decisions. All duties shall be performed through proper channel and in compliance with adopted policies and procedures.
Key Result Responsibilities
  • Accountable for the success of delivery; owns the entire product backlog and delivery activities, this includes grooming development teams, responding to queries of the development team promptly.
  • Guides the development team at each sprint and removes any roadblocks to enhance their performance. Ensures that products are delivered within the timelines agreed.
  • Ensures stories are “ready” before the sprint start, matching definition of ready and having clear acceptance criteria.
  • Manages and prioritizes the product backlog along with the Product Manager which matches product vision and client needs.
  • Liaise between business and development teams to deliver continuous value.
  • Reviews visual designs developed by UX team.
  • Reviews test cases written by QA team.
  • Stays abreast with market trends and new technologies in the domain, researches and conducts comparative analysis with competitors to recommend best practices.
  • Monitors the development and product team’s performance and escalates any potential performance deviation to Product Managers.
  • Represents ISA in clients’ meetings, solicits feedback on products and services regularly.
  • Performs any other additional duties as directed by the Product Manager/Senior Product Manager.
  • Acts as a Product Manager in absence of Product Manager.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
Behavioural
  • Delivering Results
  • Business Thinking
  • Customer Focus
  • Agility
  • Committed to Excellence
Functional/Technical
  • Standards, Policies and Procedures
  • Technology and Development
  • Creativity & Innovation
  • Benchmarking
  • Business Planning, Forecasting and Budgeting
Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Technical Engineering/Computer Science/Math or equivalent.
  • Certified SCRUM Master or Professional Certified Product Owner (Optional)
  • Solid technical background with understanding in software development.
  • Comfortable using collaboration tools such as Slack, JIRA.
  • 2+ years of experience as a business analyst, QA, product owner or UX designer/architect
  • Experienced in writing user stories, business requirements
  • Experienced in SCRUM methodology
  • Proven track record of successful on time delivery.
  • Good understanding of UI/UX design.
  • Good understanding of software testing, ability to review and approve test cases.
Custom text: Hiring for a Leading IT Company
Job Functions: Product
Locations: Colombo
Experiences: 2+ years
Industries: Aviation Industry