Product Owner

Are you highly motivated and experienced Product Owner advocating Agile development principles in everything you do?

Are you a strong communicator and influencer who thrives on shaping goals, setting the direction with customers and stakeholders?

Does stepping into our customers’ shoes to understand their pains and opportunities they present comes as a second nature to you?

Are you committed to developing yourself and always happy to help support the development of others around you?

Are you looking for a new challenge or to take the next step in your career?

If so, you could be just what we’re looking for…

The Role

Your success as a Product Owner is born from understanding the vision of the product from the point of view of the customer, company strategic direction and key stakeholders. You are the conduit between the customer, the business and the development team.

You are passionate about software products, agile development practices, and delivering customer value. Your style is to lead by example with an engaging, open and energetic perspective that people trust and believe in.

Aquila Heywood are committed to using Agile Development Methods (including Scrum and Lean) in order to deliver value rapidly and continuously.

You will join a team of Product Owners and have responsibly for one or two Agile Scrum teams and will work closely with Product Managers, Scrum Masters, Business Analysts, Developers and Testers.

About Us

Aquila Heywood combines a passion for software with Agile methodology to create modern software solutions for businesses, pension providers and third parties that help transform how their members manage their lifelong financial journeys.

Working for an established market leader you will have a real voice to influence our evolution. Continued learning and progression is engrained in our daily life, encouraged through a variety of methods from e-learning subscriptions and monthly down-tools day (“Hive Day”) to conference attendance. Our flat structure encourages wide participation and innovation. We also reward our hard-work with regular socials, organised by our people, from Friday Drinks Trolley and Sprintly Socials to Summer and Winter parties.

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Based in Altrincham, Manchester.  Salary up to £45,000 DOE.