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Product Owner

Posted 3 months ago

Product Owner 
 
Join the Access Family and see how we make software ideas become a reality! 

 

Our core value of ‘Love work, Love life’ has been central to our success and so we’re looking for people to join us who share our passion for making things better every day, to help us become a UK top 10 Software company. 

 
Are you ready for the challenge? 
 

 What are we all about?

 

At Access we love software and how technology never stays the same. It's this obsession that drives us to work closely across sectors to understand the business needs of our customers - from professional services to manufacturing to not for profits and more. 
We're passionate about helping our customers stay one step ahead of the challenges facing their industry and business. That's why over 1 million users and over 10,000 organisations rely on Access software to help their organisation thrive.  

 

About you: 

You are an experienced Product Owner with a passion for product, a well-rounded knowledge of agile development, an ability to communicate requirements and make decisions.  Playing a key role in our dynamic Product Development team with support from our divisional and group-wide product function and reporting to one of our Product Managers, you will play a vital role working on the Workspace platform in the Experience stream. You will have a good level of technical understanding with a keen interest in User Experience, as well as product knowledge and experience. 
 

Day-to-day, you will: 

 

  • Be the representative within the Agile Development Team for the Senior Product Manager. 
  • Gather the requirements from the Senior Product Manager and other Stakeholders and own their conversion into stories and supporting documents. 
  • Work collaboratively with the UX team in workshops and supporting UX Discovery converting deliverables into User Stories for development teams whilst ensuring dependencies are managed and issues and risks are communicated. 
  • Clearly identify and describe product backlog items building a shared understanding of the problem and solution with the development team. 
  • Make decisions regarding the priority of product backlog items that deliver maximum outcome. 
  • Determine whether a product backlog item was satisfactorily delivered. 
  • Assess and triage reported bugs and support cases and assist with their resolution. 
  • Contribute to product launch and Go to Market collateral. 
  • Developing and maintaining a sound understanding of customers’ business processes and requirements, becoming an expert in these areas. 
 

As a well-rounded Technical Product Owner, you will:  

 

  • Be flexible and pragmatic, able to respond to shifting priorities, demands and timelines by using effective analytical and problem-solving skills. 
  • Have a passion for User Experience. 
  • Previous experience of working on SaaS software essential. 
  • Able to grasp technical concepts and new product functionality quickly. 
  • Understanding of modern platform development best practices is desirable. 
  • Strong communication, influencing, negotiation and collaboration skills. 
  • Proactive and goal orientated with a focus on delivering to milestones. 
  • Thorough knowledge of agile development methods, processes, and best practices. 
  • Well organised and self-motivated. 
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with high attention to detail. 
  • Able to work with remote teams where necessary. 
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work on own and within a team. 
  • Ability to work to tight timescales. 
  • Have a strong commitment to quality. 
 
 
 

What does Access offer you?

 

We are a growing software company and we deliver on what we say we do! We take the development of our people very seriously! We will work with you to carve out your success plan and an opportunity to accelerate your career and make a real difference.

In addition to our standard benefits of 25 days holiday, a match contributory pension and healthcare you will get:  

 

A Competitive Salary
Giving Back/Charity days
Quarterly Socials
6 weeks Sabbaticals (after 6 years of service)
The Access Group Big Break: our all-expenses paid holiday to Spain
 
Become part of our amazing family and apply!