Product Owner (CZ)

Prague, Czechia Full-time

4finance IT is an exciting FinTech company which has revolutionized the online consumer finance industry. State-of-the art software is at the heart of our business and the main driver of our future growth. 

Discover what it’s like to be part of a team that rewards taking risks and trying new things. 

It’s time to love what you do!  

Being hungry for success, having the mindset of a winner, being driven towards action and achievement, we all want our personal description to even slightly resemble this. If this is something that drives you if you are curious to see what is beyond the horizon, you are not afraid to fail – and learn from that failure – you are in the right place. 

What we can give you: 

We give you an entrepreneurial work environment to be bold, curious and pioneering in your job. To achieve excellent results, you will have professional freedom to strive for creative solutions in complex situations. Together we will put people first, be it our colleagues or customers – they are at the heart of everything we do! Together with You, we will create products for people who are financially underserved, and we will do this in a responsible way. 

 

As a Product Owner you will provide leadership throughout the whole lifecycle of product development. You will be Single Point of Contact for accepting work into the delivery team (Gatekeeper of the Backlog). And collaborate with stakeholders and provide visibility, work estimates and release plans.

 

You will:

  • Collaborate with the business to constantly strive to improve performance and relevance of our products;
  • Work with business to understand the impact of the value delivered by the release;
  • Ensure the Backlog is up to date and prioritized according to the Customer and Business Value;
  • Ensure that the product backlog is visible, transparent, and clear to all stakeholders, and show what the delivery team will work on next;
  • Actively manage the team/regional backlog i.e. 1-3 months.
  • Communicate the big picture of the work to the Delivery team, and work with them in an iterative and incremental approach and agree on the quality and scope of the deliverables;
  • Work with the Delivery Lead on the create the Release Plan;
  • Collaborate with Agile Coaches and Head of Software.

Some must haves:

  • Ability to clarify ambiguity, uncertainty and unknowns in requirements for the Delivery team;
  • Experience in exploration and experimentation within an empirical environment;
  • Experience with product roadmap, release and iteration planning;
  • Experience with different estimation techniques i.e. Complexity, Story Points;
  • Significant experience in writing and detailing epics and user stories that adhere to the INVEST criteria;
  • Previous experience working in a multicultural English speaking environment is a plus;
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously and comfortable with change;
  • Good interpersonal and delegation skills.

Nice to have:

  • Agile certification, preferably Scrum Product Owner;
  • Financial background.

Apply for this opening at http://4finance.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0jmfj?apply=true