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Product Owner

At Smarttech247, we have been at the forefront of cybersecurity with over a decade of experience within the industry. We are in a phase of exponential growth as we have embarked on a Stock Market Listing journey and want you to be part of this exciting new stage in the company. 

 

We are looking for a Product Owner who will be responsible for setting, prioritising, and accepting the work generated by a team in order to ensure the most valuable and proper functionality of the product. As the Product Owner, you will gather feature requests, schedule releases and coordinates sprints. You should be able to identify user needs, help a customer understand a business value and work with cross-functional teams to manage product releases. 

 

Your effort is important for the company as you will need to deliver product not just according to users, but the product that helps make our company vision reality. 

 

Responsibilities 

 

  • Serve as a cybersecurity product expert, product evangelist, and the voice of the customer. 
  • Work closely with the business to prioritise and champion the top, highest ROI features. 
  • Communicate risks to any program increment (PI) commitments, identify solutions to these risks and mitigate where possible. 
  • Provide technical assistance in identifying, evaluating, and developing product features and systems. 
  • Manage and maintain Agile Scrum team backlog including regular backlog refinement. 
  • Work closely with the dev teams helping them to prioritize their workload. 
  • Report team progress to the business. 
  • Organize and lead periodic (Sprint on Sprint) product demos. 
  • Work to deliver Strategies and Roadmaps to support and underpin key business drivers and requirements as well as participating in the evaluation of new technologies. 
  • Foster and model a collaborative team environment. 
  • Ensure PI plans and commitments reflect the business priorities identified. 

 

Qualifications 

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Information Technology. 
  • 3+ years’ of experience in project management. 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Scrum or Agile experience. 

 

Diversity & Inclusion Mission Statement  

At Smarttech247, our mission is to keep our customers secure. Cybersecurity is a complex industry, therefore, in order to tackle its challenges and continue to innovate, we believe that a diverse workforce contributes to greater collective intelligence and ultimately, makes a stronger team – qualities that are needed in our fight against cybercrime.  

 

Smarttech247 is proud to be committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. 

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