Junior Product Owner

Job Category: Product Owner Role
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: United Kingdom

 

About the Role:

 

We are a Technology Consultancy, Software Developer and Managed Service Provider. We work with clients, from start-up to multinational, across many verticals. The common denominator across all clients is the need to solve fundamental business problems using technology as a means to achieve success. 

We are looking for a Junior Product Owner to join our Product Team. Working under the guidance of a Senior Product Owner, you will work across a number of projects, facilitating project deliverables and tracking project progress. 

This is a great career development opportunity in which you will have an input into the deployment of some incredibly exciting products.  

 

Main Responsibilities:

 

Delivery Planning – Assist the Senior PO to translate client requirements into a detailed project backlog, with milestones and acceptance criteria documented. This requires close collaboration with the Account Manager, the Technical Lead, the Delivery Team and the Client. 

Backlog Management – To maintain the backlog for all assigned projects, updating requirements and ensuring all scope changes are fully documented.  

Project Execution – Working collaboratively with key stakeholders (both internal and external) – assist the Senior PO with project execution, ensuring that the features developed align with the business needs, contractual commitments, and delivery schedule. 

  • Participate in, and ensure project team adherence to, all agile events to include sprint planning, daily stand-ups, demos, retrospectives. 
  • Communicating the value behind each feature and prioritisation decision. 
  • Conduct user-acceptance testing on features, ensuring a high-quality product is delivered to the client. 
  • Track progress, ensuring project delivered to product specification within defined time and budget constraints. 
  • Assist the Senior PO in the production of product materials such as use cases, product documentation, reporting and executive summaries. 

 

About You:

 

This is a junior role, ideally suited to someone with ~1 year of relevant experience. You will be passionate about technology, constantly growing your technical expertise both within and out-side the working environment.  

You will… 

  • hold a degree in Computer Science or related fields. 
  • have a strong interest in business and technology. 
  • have a good basic understanding of information technology applications and software.  
  • possess a good understanding of the Agile Development Process. 

Additionally, you will… 

  • be highly organised with the ability to prioritise your own workload. 
  • possess strong communication skills, both oral and in writing. 
  • demonstrate your ability to learn quickly. 
  • have an analytical approach, with good problem-solving skills. 

 

  

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your CV to info@elementalconcept.com 

www.elementalconcept.com 

 

Elemental Concept is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.  
We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, colour, sex, religion, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by local laws. This applies to all employment practice including the hiring and recruiting of employees.