Product Owner

Full-Time Anywhere

“ROLI are working on some really exciting and creative products. In this role, you can really be a part of shaping both the products and the process of building them.”

-Elliot Greenhill – Senior Product Owner


We are looking for a Product Owner with experience working in Agile software teams to deliver high quality software and digital products for both the musical instrument and consumer electronic markets.

As a core member of the team, you will lead and collaborate with a focused, cross-disciplinary team of developers, QA engineers and designers. By defining the product, you will provide direction throughout the product lifecycle and work closely with our Product and Program Team to enable successful and efficient delivery of our products.

This is a unique opportunity to be a part of a disruptive category of music making devices we are creating called ‘Connected Music’ – a network of hardware and software, platform and developer products that will revolutionise how music is made.

What you’ll do: 

  • Provide direction and work closely with a focused team of developers, QA and designers
  • Prioritise the team’s work based on the company roadmap, stakeholder feedback and customer reports
  • Create and own product specifications and documentation
  • Own and organise the product and sprint backlogs
  • Plan and manage product releases and their distribution
  • Work closely with the Program Team to set timelines and communicate progress internally
  • Liaise with the Marketing and Sales Teams on product information

What you’ll need:

  • Experience working on cross platform software applications, across desktop and mobile
  • Experience in working in an Agile software team
  • Knowledge of Agile Methodologies with experience of putting these into practice
  • Strong musical background, especially in audio production and synthesis
  • Proven experience in being a team leader
  • Excellent communication skills, flawless written English
  • Superb and demonstrable time-management skills and the ability to work independently
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with employees at all levels

Bonus points:

  • Previous experience as a Product Owner or Scrum Master
  • Experience managing releases on mobile platforms
  • Experience working with Project Management tools such as JIRA and Fogbugz

ROLI offers:

  • The opportunity to work with the leading minds within technology, hardware, and music creation to directly impact the way we create and interact with music
  • A range of meaningful benefits including:
    • Following probation, a competitive health care cash plan
    • A company pension scheme
    • 23 days holiday with 2 additional social impact days and the standard 8 statutory holiday days
    • 20 hours per year dedicated to volunteering within the local community
    • ‘Lending Library’ of all ROLI products
    • Team member discounts on ROLI products
    • Wellness programme including weekly massages, weekly guided meditation and yoga
    • Laptop and relevant software licenses for your role and beyond
    • Generous Parental Leave policy
    • Frequent friends and family events
    • A great working environment, featuring daily complimentary homemade vegetarian lunches and snacks
    • A dedicated company-wide Hack Day every four weeks to expand your skill­s
    • The opportunity to create your own “4pm” class to skill share both your technical and creative skill sets with other ROLI team members
    • A generous bike-to-work scheme and bike storage
  • A competitive salary according to your level of experience

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