Product Owner

Melbourne, Australia | Mercer

  • Industry:
    Management Consulting
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  • Functions:
    IT / Information Technology
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Job Description:
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We have an exciting opportunity arise in the Delivery function of the organization. As Product Owner, you will be responsible for defining the vision and roadmap for a product and to ensure all stakeholders are across the right level of detail.

As an integral part of the organization, the successful candidate will ensure that the delivery function meets the needs of the organization and clients/customers.

Key responsibilities:

Work with business and technical owners, customer leadership team and sponsors to define the roadmap for a product and ensure all stakeholders are across the right level of detail

Act as an ambassador for the product internally and externally, and as the primary technical contact for queries related to the product

Comprehend and interpretmarket trends, seek feedback from stakeholders and customers value proposition of the product

Service as a voice of stakeholders and customers

Actively engage at various key business levels to understand business drivers to ensure successful product releases

Develop detailed specifications for clear interpretation by the development teams and decide on release dates and content

Contribute to continuous development of the product , including management of small changes, bug fixes and optimisations, together with larger roadmap initiatives

To be successful in this role, you will need:

Strong experience in an agile innovation or leadership related role

Strong knowledge of Agile and Lean methodologies

Experience in using collaboration and work flow tools, incl. JIRA and Confluence

Ability to work autonomously

Demonstrate good customer service skills

Ability to analytical and critical thinking to proactively address anticipated problems

Embrace continuous learning and growing

Work effectively with strong stakeholder management, communication, engagement skills

Ability to work in dynamic and diverse team culture