Job title: Technical Product Owner
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Consultancy
Expertise: Customer Analytics & Insights
Salary: negotiable
Job published: 05/12/2022
Job ID: 33926

Job Description

A leading global electronics company and one of the most admired and innovative brands in the world is looking for a Technical Product Owner to provide strategic oversight, build enterprise adoption and value, and maximize the value of the product and prioritizes the work of the related Development Teams. The role also involves gathering requirements from business partners, creating and managing the product backlog and ensuring on-time, high quality delivery.

The Product Owner is empowered to make decisions regarding the product and priorities and is typically the individual closest to the business partners side of the project. Communication with business partners and technical development teams is a key skill required for this position.

Main Responsibilities

This role is responsible for delivering Google Cloud Platform Digital Intelligence Warehouse product ownership including intake, business requirements, implementation prioritization, training, reporting, consultation and insights in support of our digital strategy. This includes partnering with digital product and site owners as well as internal data science, marketing, legal and architecture, and platform teams to ensure the organization has access to, understands and can use data contained within the data warehouse. In support of these goals, this role works directly with the Google & Personalization Engineering Team acting as Product Owner.

  • Responsible for acting as Product Owner for Google Cloud Platform Digital Intelligence Warehouse including datasets from over 500 website/apps and platforms and related projects with high value to the organization, ensuring delivery on time and on budget.
  • Knowledgeable on Google Cloud Platform, specifically BigQuery and marketing activation related GCP products including technical aspects with ability to write requirements for scaling across enterprise with consistency and repeatable patterns to reduce tech debt overall while meeting business partner deadlines and communicating with business partners on project details.
  • Responsible for acting as Product Owner and maximizing and prioritizing the value of the product.
  • Responsible for creating, maintaining, prioritizing and communicating the Product Backlog to create high value and meet business partner requirements.
  • Responsible for the requirements gathering, and conveying the requirements to the engineering team.
  • Act as the key decision-maker, along with engaging with business partner, regarding what will be enabled within each project and project release date.
  • Represent the customer along with the business partner, and work closely and communicate with key stakeholders and business partners throughout the organization.
  • Participate in Daily Scrum (as needed) and in Sprint Planning meetings, Reveals and Retrospectives.
  • Inspect the product progress at the end of each project prior to release and accept or reject the work that has been done by the Engineering/Development Team.
  • Be a champion for governance and processes to ensure team effectiveness.
  • Providing enterprise training, reporting and insights.
  • Innovating new product use ideas to meet business partner needs and requirements.
  • Be and stay up-to-date on legal and compliance changes within global marketing and analytics areas.
  • Employee is also responsible for performing other job duties as assigned by product management from time to time.

Skills and Experience

Required Qualifications

  • Position requires a Bachelor's degree, preferably in analytics, statistics, marketing, or other related field.
  • 5+ years' experience with Cloud Technology, Team Lead or Product Owner or Related Title
  • 5+ years experience implementing or managing implementation of Google Cloud Marcom or Analytics Projects
  • Demonstrated ability to empower teams and communicate appropriately to ensure business partner and team's success and meet deadlines
  • Experience with Digital Marketing technologies, including campaign tracking and Google Analytics integrations

Top candidates will also possess these Qualifications

  • Google Analytics Individual Qualification
  • Product Owner certification (CSPO from Scrum Alliance)
  • Strong accountability planning/organization, and teamwork
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills to deal with sensitive, emotional or potentially controversial situations.
  • Experience communicating analytical insights and/or processes to various levels of leadership.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience working with onshore/offshore team model
  • Technically knowledgeable in Google Cloud Platform and Google Marketing Platform
  • Strong analytical skills, proficient with GCP BigQuery, Microsoft O365 Products, Visualization Tools, SQL and data analysis methodologies and execution