Devex is seeking a Product Owner to be based at its office in Barcelona, Spain. You’ll find at Devex an opportunity to carve out your own place in the world, learn from sharp, committed colleagues, and be part of an energizing culture that’s low on bureaucracy and high on impact (and fun).
What we need from you:
The main responsibilities of the Devex Product Owner are…
- Craft the product vision together with product stakeholders and translate it into an actionable plan
- Prioritize the work to be done by the product team based on value, cost and risk considerations
- Communicate priorities and progress to the rest of the organization
- Coordinate with other teams around product launches and enhancements
- Analyse usage and business data to feed product decisions
- Gather feedback from users as well as experts in other teams to feed product decisions
- Be at the forefront of the media industry trends, including the use of machine learning and recommendations, different business models and mobile development. Work on the long term product strategy for Devex.
Desired Skills and Experience
- At least 2 years of experience as a Product Owner or Product Manager
- Experience with Agile methodologies, preferably Scrum
- Ability to make things happen, results-oriented
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
- Outstanding communication skills. You’re also comfortable taking ownership of projects and making decisions
Besides the basic requirements, here’s what we’d love to see…
- Experience working at a digital media organization or a successful blog
- Comfortable in technical discussions ranging from APIs to machine learning or QA automation
- Passion for development. You want to help the development community be more efficient and for their work to have a greater impact
- Advanced data analysis skills
Our workplace offers creative spaces, snack-filled fridges and all the espresso you can drink. If you’d like to be a part of this progressive group of global development game changers, we want to hear from you. Get the conversation started by submitting an application now!
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