Role : Product Owner for the Data Integration Squad - RBI, part of RELX Group
Department: Technology – Commercial Business Systems (CBS)
Location : Sutton (Surrey)
Salary: based on experience
As Product Owner , you will be working within a technical development team and you will play a vital role in understanding business requirements for data integration solutions, defining the product roadmap and prioritising tasks the squad work on to deliver business value. You'll be the link between our technology teams and our internal customers, ensuring the solutions we design and build meet the business needs.
This role will work collaboratively within the Data Integration Squad and the broad stroke of your responsibilities will be:
To collaborate with key stakeholders within CBS and with each RBI Business Unit to help define the product strategy, vision and development priorities
Act as the voice of the customer, gathering feedback and requirements from stakeholders and working with BAs and Developers to translate into development tasks
Define the product roadmap, including prioritisation of the development backlog
Add requirements to JIRA (Themes, Epics, Stories)
Backlog refinement (e.g. removing duplicates)
Maintain and communicate the development roadmap/Forward Guidance
Define business engagement & communication strategy, including UAT, to ensure the business units are aware of development releases and pipeline development activity
Ensure the squad maintains the health of the Platform through regular updates, fixes and managing technical debt
Explore new technologies when necessary to increase the business’ capability with ML, AI and other advanced analytics
Ensure DevOps processes and roadmap being maintained and actioned
Help foster and develop the self-serve culture within the company to ensure the business units have the knowledge, skills and resources to drive value
Minimum 1-2 years’ experience as a Product Owner or 3-4 years’ experience as a Business Analyst working within a technical development team
Experience working in Agile development with a proven track record for delivery
Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in a relevant subject area or relevant experience
Experience of working with data and understanding business data use
Able to understand and translate business processes into clear documentation for the squad to understand data integration requirements
Experience working with a broad range of stakeholders to understand their needs and requirements and able to translate that into development priorities for the squad
Scoping of work, prioritisation and leading and owning stakeholder relationships
Knowledge of Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) technologies and data integration solutions
Type of person that would suit this role:
Self-starter, proactive, an explorer
Inquisitive and keen to develop and implement new techniques and technologies to provide increased business benefits
A kind guru who shares knowledge and loves to help others
Is able to balance customer and business performance outcomes, prioritising accordingly
Flexible and comfortable using a range of tools and techniques.
Able to engage others, and can flex communication style for the audience.
Strong collaborator, focused on the customer and business outcomes.
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