Agile Product Owner

Pillars - Cairo, Egypt

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
More than 3 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
English, German
1 open position
About the Job

About the Job

  • Gathering and analyzing technical specifications for mobile web and mobile applications.
  • Engaging with multiple teams, customers, and stakeholders throughout the development lifecycle to understand the needed requirements then translate these requirements to product use cases and scenarios.
  • Translate the specifications into wireframes.
  • Managing product backlog, user stories and cross-product dependencies based on the understanding of the long-term product vision and roadmap.
  • Extensive experience in writing user stories, epics, use cases, and functional specifications.
  • Identify, define, analyze, prioritize and refine the requirements, and communicate those requirements to the development team.
  • Participating in agile activities including product demonstrations, retrospectives, backlog grooming and sprint planning.
  • Measure and manage the performance and usages of the product and its newly released features.
  • Continuously monitor trends and the competitive space in order to adjust the consumer portfolio as opportunities arise.
  • Provide strategic planning updates to the executive team outlining the long-term planning for this portfolio and current efforts and progress in achieving those goals.
  • Drive market research and build early feature prototypes using wireframes and mock-up tools.
Job Requirements

Job Requirements

  • Graduate of Computer science bachelor degree or equivalent.
  • 5+ years of experience in similar roles.
  • Mobile experience preferred.
  • Very good understanding of agile principles and processes.
  • Strong customer orientation, teamwork and high level of commitment.
  • Strong sense of accountability and ownership for end-to-end product lifecycle with a demonstrated ability to drive product planning, development, and launch.
  • Proven quantitative, analytical, and technical skills along with strong technical writing skills.
  • Experience with analytics frameworks.
  • Strong track record of setting and achieving goals.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to interact with diverse technical and non-technical groups, spanning all organizational levels.
  • Extremely well organized and able to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Experience with consumer mobile services/ apps preferred. 
  • Interest in entertainment products (music, games, video).
  • Willingness to travel for customer meetings
  • Fluent in spoken and written English. Additional European languages desirable, German a strong plus.
  • Being a Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) and having a Development background is a plus.
About this Company

Pillars Egypt is Consultancy & Recruitment Firm established to serve distinctive clients in the areas of strategic management , Business Planning and Executive recruitment.
We are a group of executives with a large diversified experience in various areas as Strategic Management, Business Planning

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