Our partner in Vienna is currently looking for a Product Owner.
As a Product Owner you will build new Products from ideas to the implementation, enhance and improve existing Products and develop new ideas based on your experience and your interactions with customers and internal business units and based on the set Product Strategy. You must possess a blend of business and technical knowledge with good understanding of the big-picture vision, and the ability to support the execution of the strategy in collaboration with Product Manager, Business Units and Engineering teams.
As a Product Owner for Issuing Host, you work with the Product Manager and one or several Products of the overall portfolio can be assigned to you.
You will need to understand the market requirements and the development of Transaction Processing technology landscape; contribute to setting the Product strategic direction and Product roadmap. You will generate Product requirements, determine specifications, set priorities and timetables and assure the successful execution of the product implementation.
You are working as part of the product development SCRUM team representing the business view and setting the priorities of the features to be implemented.
As a Product Owner you are interacting with the Product Manager, Business Units, Commercial Units as well as all other functions inside Technology.
Tasks and responsibilities
Managing the entire product life cycle considering strategic planning to tactical activities
Responsible for the packaging of the product to ensure smooth introduction, easy distribution and low operational efforts
Defines the Roadmap including go to market approach in agreement with the Product Manager
Gathering the voice of the users
Owns, prioritizes and maintains the Product Backlog (in collaboration with Business Units and Engineering)
Defines the product requirements based on inputs from Commercial/Business Unit and Technology strategy
Responsible for the delivery of User Stories to the Engineering Team
Maintains the Product budget
Provides Presales Support to Commercial/Business Unit in front of partners and customers
Coordinates and defines the business and technical requirements
Assesses Product market feedback and drives Product evolution
Promote the product internally and to external customers and partners
Manages KPIs for your product and optimize TCO (development and operation)
The holder of the position reports to a Group Product Manager
The holder of the position works on a daily basis with Engineering
The holder of the position collaborates with the Business Units and the Commercial organizations
Experience in managing software Products focusing on technical skills
Collaboration with people in multiple time zone, virtual and multi-cultural teams
Understanding and translating customer needs into requirements
Organizational and planning skills
Software Product development
Ability to analyse business requirements
Working as Product Owner in SCRUM / Agile environments
Financial Planning and Management
Demonstrates strategic thinking with an entrepreneurial spirit
Demonstrates a strong customer orientation - actively seeks innovative ways to improve processes, products, and user experience
Ability to collect, clarify, and translate business requirements into documentation and conceptual design from which Products are enhanced and developed
Proven ability to quickly learn new applications, processes, and procedures
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Good presentation skills and an ability to engage audiences
Ability to effectively collaborate with others to reach mutually agreeable outcomes
Ability to work independently as well as with a team.
Effective time management skills and ability to meet deadlines
Possess a "can do" attitude and positive outlook, minimizing negative behaviours
Ability to communicate effectively in a multicultural, multinational environment and mobilize cross-functional high performance teams
Strong knowledge of Transaction Processing Systems, web-services and industry standard API s in the retail industry is essential
Fluent in English
Computer Science or Engineering degree or work experience
Solid understanding of agile (SCRUM) development processes
Project management skills
Wide, extensive knowledge of multiple infrastructure/application technologies including (but not limited to): Web-services, Industry standard communication protocol, data-base, data-centre, API, Application development
5+ years of experience in a similar
For this position applies a collective minimum basic salary with disposition to overpayment depending on the professional quality and experience. Additionally you can influence your possible target salary positively by your effort and commitment.