Product Owner (Web)

Summary

Salary
£Competitive
Team
Project Management
Location
Malmesbury - United Kingdom

Description

  • Within this Commercial role the Web backlog will shape the ongoing experience for our owners. The owner experience is the ‘product’ that the Web product owner will shape, prioritise and deliver.
  • Is responsible for prioritising the UX, Design and Delivery for Dyson’s Digital Web initiatives and ensuring it meets Dyson exceptional standards
  • Maintains a vision for the product and is responsible for communicating that vision to the scrum team in Malmesbury and remote locations
  • Will work with the BA team to create the full UX, Design and Delivery product backlog and will ensure all business requirements are met within the User Stories and Epics
  • Will work with the Commercial Delivery Director, Creative Director, IT and Direct team to define the delivery roadmap and prioritise the backlog to ensure we are able to deliver within our global timeframes in light of owner and commercial benefit
  • Will have an exceptional understanding of Agile methodologies
  • Will provide reporting to key team members and senior stakeholders across all of the web backlog and project deliverables
  • Will ensure the sprint is protected once sprint goals have been defined and the sprint has started
  • Will work with the various insight teams to drive through the right UX, Design and Delivery changes
  • Will work with the Scrum Master to assign Jira user stories to the correct resource
  • Will liaise with IT to ensure initiatives are planned and implemented correctly

Accountabilities

The Product Owner will ensure that the following are achieved:
  • A complete, groomed and prioritised backlog
  • Clear Acceptance criteria on all User Stories across all work streams
  • Ensure the service fits in with the business’ priorities
  • Prioritise the Backlog for every Sprint ensuring we deliver against the roadmap for the UX/Design/BA teams to work on
  • Provide sign off of deliverables/user stories when complete and where required
  • Ensure that we have all commercial and technical sign off
  • Must be present in the key ceremonies (Sprint review & Sprint planning)
  • Should ensure that Sprint Goals do not change once a Sprint has begun
  • Must present to and manage stakeholders within the organisation
  • Are responsible for articulating the Roadmap to the organisation
  • motivating a focussed and efficient scrum and project management team

Skills

  • Proven track record as a Digital Product Owner (ideally responsible for web initiatives) 
  • Able to communicate product roadmaps clearly and comfortable presenting to senior management level
  • Experience of working w/ UX, Design and BA teams is essential 
  • Experience of writing and defining clear acceptance criteria for user stories across multiple digital work streams
  • Previous experience of working w/ Scrum Master and familiar with Agile sprints / delivery 
  • Experience of working w/ project management tools like Jira and Confluence 

Benefits

  • 27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Performance related bonus
  • Life assurance
  • Sports Centre
  • Free on-site parking
  • Lift share scheme
  • Subsidised café and restaurants
  • Discount on Dyson machines

Posted: 19 June 2019