product owner in Auckland

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fabio falter, randstad
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permanent

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location
auckland
specialism
IT & ICT
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
experience
5 years
reference number
90M0435069_1610491303
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fabio falter, randstad
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job description

Randstad Technologies, Digital & Data are proud to partner with Valocity Global during this exciting period of growth and international expansion. They are now looking for a Product Owner to join the business based in Auckland.

Valocity is transforming the property decisioning process around the world and is committed to ongoing innovation and customer excellence. With offices in New Zealand, Australia, India and Singapore, Valocity continues to land and expand, delivering the best in people, data and technology. The Valocity team works collaboratively to streamline the home buying journey for people around the world. Fueling this growth is a great team and right now Valocity is looking to hire another superstar based in their Auckland office.

The Role

The Product Owner will take a leading role within the delivery squad. They will take full responsibility for the life cycle of a product from inception through to development launch and support.

The Product Owner will be the central point for analysing and managing requests from the business stakeholders and clients taking ownership for the agreed solution and manage the delivery process including development tasks, data and other inputs necessary to resolve problems, communicate business solutions and document new processes.

Key duties and responsibilities:

  • Continuously maximise the ROI.
  • Identify the features and product backlog items (PBIs) that form the MVP.
  • Create and prioritise a Product Backlog for the team.
  • Take complete ownership of the product backlog by creating user stories and features with business value identified on each item.
  • Create and promote a Vision for the product, each release and each sprint.
  • Promote a clear product vision which has the customer as the focus.
  • Keep the stakeholders apprised of the Product Roadmap and the progress of each increment.
  • Make decisions in collaboration with Epic Owners when there are ambiguities, unknowns and uncertainties.

Requirements:

  • Preferred: CSPO (Certified Scrum Product Owner)
  • Essential: Advanced in all Microsoft Office tools
  • Essential: 2-3 years experience as a Product Owner within a highly complex technology based agile environment
  • Desirable: 2-3 years experience in Product Management within the banking/technology environment
  • An aptitude to learn and take on new challenges
  • Comfortable with working in a dynamic team environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • A self-motivated self-starter

On offer - Competitive salary & benefits package - Central Wellington location - Global product - Flexible working arrangements

Valocity are an award winning company who endorse positive goals and a productive atmosphere that embodies the highest level of commitment to the business, customers and one another. This is a great opportunity to be part of a dynamic, talented team. With Valocity, better never stops!

Note: Valocity will not accept any unsolicited CV’s / profiles for this role or any other advertised via Randstad.

If you feel you’re right for the job and ready for your next challenge, please apply to the link or email Hassana at hassana.kirkwood@randstad.co.nz or call 09 336 0386 for more details.

Please note you must hold valid working rights and be present in New Zealand to be able to apply.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

product owner, agile, start up environment, flexible arrangements, collaborative culture

responsibilities

Identify the features and product backlog items (PBIs) that form the MVP.
Create and prioritise a Product Backlog for the team.
Take complete ownership of the product backlog by creating user stories and features with business value identified on each item.
Create and promote a Vision for the product, each release and each sprint.
Promote a clear product vision which has the customer as the focus.
Keep the stakeholders apprised of the Product Roadmap and the progress of each increment.

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree