IT Product Owner

  • Reference: CJ47211y
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Cork, Cork City, Munster
  • Category: Information Technology


IT Product Owner




The Product Owner will work with cross-functional software development teams in a challenging and rewarding professional environment for cutting edge software development. 


Role Requirements:


  • Understand and contribute to the product vision and product road-map planning. 
  • Communicate the product vision to the team.
  • Support the Scrum Master organise sprint review meetings
  • Work with product stakeholders and the development team to determine the MVP per product release.
  • Prioritise the product backlog to ensure work focuses on items with maximum value and are aligned with the product vision.
  • Decompose high-level requirements into workflows, stories, epics, and themes so they can be clearly understood by the development teams.
  • Perform market research, competitor analysis and understand users, market and domain as necessary to support development
  • Provide product subject matter expertise and leadership.
  • Work with the development team to drive the usability of the product via brainstorming design meetings, usability testing, and prototypes. 
  • Act as an ambassador for the product internally and is the primary contact for queries related to the product and its features.
  • An active contributor to the best practice PO function striving for and achieving higher standards of individual and team performance.
  • Reporting to Product StakeholdersBusiness decision makers.
  • Mentoring and guiding and delegation of tasks to Area Product Owners as necessary.



Skills, Experience, and Qualifications:


  • Professional Scrum Product Owner Certification PSPO I 
  • 3+ yrs Product Owner or Product Management experience in a high tech industry
  • Knowledge of the automation business domain and automation engineering lifecycle including customer applications and workflows
  • Knowledge of SDLC and experience working with Agile & Lean development practices such as Scrum
  • Effective User story mapping
  • Usability Testing skills
  • Facilitation skills



For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Phil on 021 4911064 or email


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