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Agile Product Owner

Job Title: Agile Product Owner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leatherhead
Industry:
Salary: 50000-60000
REF: Agile Product Owner
Contact Name: Claire Hallet-Walsh
Contact Email: claire@walshemployment.co.uk
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Agile Product Owner

 

Leatherhead

To £60K plus extensive benefits package

 

Due to the secure nature of this work, all candidates must be British Nationals and already hold or be eligible to hold UK Security Clearance to SC level or higher.

 

Your future duties and responsibilities

The internal product owner (IPO) is part of a scrum team and is responsible for defining Stories and prioritising the Backlog. The IPO to streamlines the execution of programme priorities while maintaining the conceptual and technical integrity of the Features or components for the team. The IPO has a significant role in quality control and is the only team member empowered to accept stories as done.

 

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

Essential Skills:

  • Over 3 years’ experience overseeing design / development of Computer Software / Infrastructure
  • A technical mind and ability to communicate complex technical concepts clearly in terms understood by a wide audience
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience of interaction with customers, senior stakeholders and management
  • Strong analytical, organisational, and presentation skills
  • Ability to manage customer expectations and communications sensitively and expertly
  • ·Confident presenter and negotiator

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience in agile development or one or more of the other technologies used by the project would be desirable but not essential as training can be provided if required
  • Familiarity with User Interface Design, Java, Apache NiFi, Jira and Confluence, again not essential but will be helpful
  • Experience of working within the Space Domain

 

Position Description

This is an excellent opportunity for an Agile Product Owner to join an exciting new Business Area on a project using an agile approach (Scrum, SAFe & DevOps) to solve a number of interesting problems for our clients in the Space domain. This role is based in Leatherhead with some travel to other offices and customer sites.

 

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