Agile Product Owner

Brussels 17 February 2019
DESCRIPTION

PycoGroup is looking for an international PO

PYCO Group is a global team of passionate consultants and developers who accelerate digital transformation and deliver result driven solutions.
With more than 500 people on 4 continents, we help business leaders re-imagine, design, build and operate a smooth digital business transition, thanks to the knowledge of our onshore and offshore dedicated teams.
We do so by attracting, empowering and retaining exceptional talents while unlocking opportunities for our clients and employees simultaneously.

Global-scale clients making use of the PYCO Group’s products and services include Microsoft, Samsung, Volkswagen, Axa, Richemont, BNP Paribas, Wal-Mart, Adobe, La Poste, Accor Hotels, LVMH, Mitsubishi, Calvin Klein, L’Oréal amongst many others. In other words, we build digital teams & solutions.

What will be your role?

We are currently looking for an experienced Product Owner / Project Manager to launch a new/innovative financial service. According to Scrum methodology, the Agile Product Owner represents both stakeholders and the voice of the customers capturing their expectations, preferences and aversions. Along with the Scrum Master and the Development Team he/she embodies the Scrum Team.
 
The Agile Product Owner is in charge of expressing and prioritizing the needs of the product using a Product Backlog.He/she has to ensure the Development Team’s perfect understanding of the product and the whole consistency of each Sprint.

  1. Design phase and project methodology:

  • build the product’s big picture including its roadmap and translate this picture towards the development team
  • clarify the need and draft the product’s key functional specifications according to the agile methodology
  • iteration planning and priorities definition to ensure the proper content delivery
  • defines the priorities and monitor the Product Backlog, thus he continuously prioritizes the key business needs
  • make sure that the different stakeholders become and stay aligned on the product to be delivered

       2. Project follow-up and support

  • initiate a priority management approach, ensure the product consistency and quality
  • actively participate into Scrum ceremonies (agile retrospectives, demo, test labs…)
  • is the decision maker or has the authority to arbitrate on delivered functionalities
  • conduct Sprints Backlog live adjustments and follow-up

 

  • Frequent meetings in Ghent (twice a week) & Paris (once a week)

Who are we looking for?

  • Extensive experience in project management is a must (at least 4 years)
  • Expertise in agile methodologies
  • Fluent in French & Dutch (constant interactions with France & Belgium)

At PYCOGROUP, we don’t just offer you a job, we offer you your future. Here’s your chance to get your hands on…

  • The latest technologies for mobile & web development
  • Teammates that challenge you to exceed your limits
  • The finest IT tools raise your potential to even greater heights
  • The power to deliver some truly awesome products & services
  • Cutting-edge collaborative software development
  • A career path that allows you to learn and grow
  • Attractive annual bonuses
  • Private health care program

Do you recognize yourself in this role and are you willing to shape the future of the digital world with us? Feel free to send us your application to recruitment@pycogroup.com