Newmarket,

Position:

Product Owner

Job Description:

We are currently hiring for a talented Product Owner to join a leading Fortune 500 (#109) IT company.

You’ll be joining the company at an exciting time as due to an acquisition strategy, are currently in the process of IT transformation with a focus on improving technology, converting legacy applications, and enhancing user experience.

The Product Owner will be responsible for maintaining the roadmap of application development activities for a variety of systems to support our business and customers.

Based close to Cambridge, you’ll enjoy company benefits such as a private health cover, pension plan, gym discounts and Tastecard amongst others.

Key Responsibilities:

  • The ability to act as the key point of contact between the business & development team
  • Gather requirements and produce user stories with well-defined acceptance criteria
  • Groom and prioritise the product backlog
  • The ability to communicate and manage expectations with stakeholders, ensuring priorities are visible to the team
  • Set sprint goals and define overall product vision
  • Plan releases and upgrades

Interpersonal:

  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Accuracy & attention to detail
  • Establishes effective working relationships at all levels
  • Strives for excellence and highly motivational to get the best from the team

Key skills should include:

  • Minimum 3 years within a Product Owner role
  • In-depth knowledge of Agile process and principles
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills

Desirable skills and experience in:

  • Product Owner certification
  • Quality Assurance and testing
  • Functional consultant experience
  • Business analyst experience
  • MS Dynamics AX
  • Azure DevOps toolset experience (Backlog & Pipelines)
  • Design Mocups

Location:

UK-Newmarket, United Kingdom (Fordham Road)

Time Type:

Full time

Job Category:

Information Technology

Newmarket,

For any great company, the biggest asset is its people. Arrow Electronics is no exception. Our global workforce of over 18,000 employees in many locations around the globe, strive each day to deliver the products and services that create value for our customers and suppliers worldwide.

Arrow is an award-winning Fortune 200 company and a global provider of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow offers many challenging and rewarding career opportunities for motivated individuals who are driven to succeed.

At Arrow, you'll be part of a team dedicated to global growth and innovation in an industry that is changing the world. Plus, we work with state-of-the-art technologies and some of the biggest players in the industry. You have the opportunity to acquire the skills necessary for personal advancement and gain visibility through shared leadership with peers and management. At Arrow, we'll encourage you to develop your talents and discover new challenges every day.

Arrow is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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