Product Owner

Confidential Company - Nasr City, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
In Consideration
Experience Needed:
More than 3 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
Confidential, Attractive Salaries, Friendly Environment, Flexibility, Career Growth
1 open position
About the Job

We are looking for a Product Owner to organize, prioritize and assess work for our scrum team.

  • Build positive relationships with partners and stakeholders.
  • Understands the way the business currently operates and figures out how to improve it
  • Identifying high level functional and non-functional requirements and communicating those requirements development teams.
  • Elicit and create initial epics/features and elaborating into user stories that clearly describe the functional and non-functional requirements.
  • Organize and oversee user acceptance testing of sprint/project deliverable
  • Organize and run demos of work accomplished after each sprint, obtain approvals of business owners that work demonstrated meets users’ needs
  • Create process flow charts and other needed documents for business change management
  • Support training of users on newly installed workflows and systems
  • Understand how data is structured and how it translates to business process and data migration
  • Drive and participate in large cross-functional teams
  • Participate in the creation and execution of cutover plan including but not limited to product testing and data migration.
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and uncertainty around projects and initiatives
  • Navigate the competing needs of multiple stakeholder groups
  • Ability to resolve conflict and reach consensus for the good of the company
  • Act as a proxy for the business on managing competing priorities, throughout the software development lifecycle.
  • Develop business analysis artifacts such as user experience models and prototypes/process flows/ business rules to clarify requirements.
  • Prioritize and sequencing the backlog of epics/features/user stories according to business value, throughout the release and sprint planning cycles.
  • Own the project scope to ensure successful delivery; meeting business expectations and established timelines.
  • Responsible for converting features into user stories.
  • Ensure backlog is prioritized while taking technical and business dependencies into consideration.
  • Groom user stories with developers and QA to ensure requirements are clear and the team is ready to execute.
  • Demo stories to stakeholders and gather feedback.
  • Troubleshoot issues as they arise in various production and non-production environments.
  • Lead UAT sessions with key business users
  • Attend daily check-in calls with SCRUM team to answer questions and report back on team progress
Job Requirements
  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related software engineering discipline.
  • 3 + years’ experience in Product Owner role for software development projects
  • Experience in Product Owner role for software development projects using Scrum practices
  • Outstanding problem-solving skills, attention to detail and ability to find the correct solution for complex business problems.
  • Great communication skills.
  • Must be able to articulate complex processes in large group settings.
  • Experience with technology/software engineering
  • Experienced facilitating communication between business and technology/development teams
  • Experience working in an agile environment (e.g. user stories, iterative development, etc.)
  • Proven track record of taking end-to-end ownership and driving results
  • Experience with SCRUM a plus
  • Experience with Jira a plus