Product Owner

We are looking to add a Product Owner, with a real passion for technology, to our growing team in Bucharest! EveryMatrix provides a diverse range of platform services to our clients, covering every aspect of the technology required to operate an Online Gaming business – from player acquisition, through game and wallet management, to payment processing – all administered through a Universal Back Office application (UBO).  The UBO Product Owner will have ownership of the roadmap and backlog for this critical part of the EveryMatrix product line –the key interface between our clients and EveryMatrix’s services.

You will work closely with Account Managers, internal business stakeholders, and individual Product Groups to understand and prioritise client needs, define and document deliverable tasks for implementation by technical teams, and ultimately make UBO the best tool it can be.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with project stakeholders to define project scope, goals, deliverables, resources and timing;
  • Work with the technical teams to understand challenges, plan and deliver features and balance technical debt resolution with business directives;
  • Break down business and customer requirements to a manageable level and translate them into a form that is workable by the development team;
  • Ensure project documentation is done, complete and easily available;
  • Effectively manage the project scope by ensuring any changes to scope are documented and approved;
  • Provide a project schedule to identify when each task will be performed; work with Jira and Confluence to control and guide the agile delivery process;
  • Ensure development teams are not blocked by anything, ensure high productivity, push for task completion, identify and remove blockers;
  • Track and report on project milestones and provide status reports; be accountable for project results;
  • Clearly communicate expectations to development teams and stakeholders; facilitate communication, be transparent;
  • Keep up to date with all technical developments and enhancements across all products;
  • Come up with ideas to improve and perfect the product to – first and foremost – fulfill the needs of EveryMatrix clients.

Requirements:

  • At least 3 years of experience in any of the following: technical team leadership, product management/ ownership or business analysis;
  • Communication and negotiation skills; presentation skills with a business analysis/ SWOT focus; ability to reason with stakeholders and prove that a certain approach benefits the product;
  • Ability to prioritize tasks/ objectives with strong organizational, administrative and analytical skills;
  • Experience in identifying industry leaders, compiling feature comparisons with positive differentiators and creating specifications that achieve the same or better results.

Nice to have:

  • Experience as a client/ user of similar CRM/ CMS/ BI platforms in a relevant domain;
  • Technical University or University of Economics/ Business; relevant non-university certifications are optional but welcome (SCRUM, PMP, BA, PO);
  • Qualification in project/ product management or equivalent;
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills;
  • Experience with application/interface design and User Experience (UX);
  • Experience in Team Leadership; motivational skills are always nice to have;
  • Planning and organizing, decision-making;
  • Good conflict management skills;
  • Experience working in a fast-paced project environment and adaptability.
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Benefits

  • Headquarters in the heart of the city, at Unirii Square.

  • Internal & external training.

  • Health and well-being in house programs.

  • Daily catered lunch.

  • Fruit day.

  • Private healthcare and dental care discounts.

  • We hold team-building activities and office parties throughout the year.

  • We have an ever-growing library (online & offline).

  • A fun entertainment corner.

  • Flexible schedule.

  • Extra vacation days with every year inside the company.

  • Our very own gym.