We are currently looking for an experienced Product Owner wanting to move up in their career to be part of our newly formed team in Dublin, Ireland based at Dogpatch Labs in the CHQ building located in the heart of Digital Docklands. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person to become part of the globally growing team right from the start.
The Ideal Candidate
The Product Owner will serve in the critical role for initial design, launch and ongoing refinement of an exciting software product in the automotive and trucking industry. You will guide the vision and definition of products. You will have a passion for developing a product which contributes significantly to the bottom-line. You are a person who can understand the product vision and translate that into clearly defined requirements and user stories for the development teams. You will be working directly with software engineers and QA to deliver a world-class product.
Who we are
Winfooz is an all in one Dealer-to-Dealer Marketplace to buy and sell Autos online. We are revolutionizing the way wholesale auto trading is conducted online. We are ambitious high-tech start-up ready to offer innovative, simple and performance maximizing tools for car dealers. We are expanding globally building teams in Ireland, Jordan, Canada and the US. As a well-backed Startup, you have the opportunity to be one of the first to join a unique team that is passionate about bringing e-commerce to auto wholesale.
Our new teams of determined experts thrive to create a strong brand and secure the leading position in the market with rewarding, supporting dynamic and fun-to-work culture. We combine traditional values and modern environment to offer continuous challenges, development opportunities in a friendly yet professional place. We recognize that people are our greatest asset and we value each individual contribution. We want to share the success and our journey to the top with our people by recognizing and rewarding the highly skilled, like-minded people for their ideas and achievements.
Contribute to the vision and definition of the product
Taking ownership of the product
Interface with multiple internal and external stakeholders to identify market opportunities and customer needs
Build, prune, maintain and prioritize the product backlog
Collaborate with the SCRUM team to define iteration content based on backlog priority and team sizing
Ensure user stories contain adequate detail and acceptance criteria for implementation
Accept user stories into the product baseline
Plan and coordinate software releases
Managing communication with product stakeholders (incl. QA and engineers)
Demonstrate new product features and functionality after each iteration
Closely observe industry trends
3+ years of recent hands-on experience in a full-time Product Owner or Product Manager role
2+ years experience with web-based applications or consumer websites
3+ years of experience in an Agile/SCRUM software development
Bachelor’s degree in a technical or IT subject, whilst not essential, would be beneficial or equivalent experience in a tech environment
Excellent written and verbal communication
What do we offer
Modern prime location at the heart of Digital Hub at Dogpatch Labs in central Dublin, designed for tech teams
Casual dress code
Global market to work with
A young innovative, ambitious team of top experts
Opportunity to grow with our rapidly expanding global team
Winfooz is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.