Product Manager - Growing Software Company
Salary: £55K - £60K per annum
Looking for a Product Manager for a growing software company in Aberdeen.
Started around 10 years ago, they are at about 50 headcount in total and are growing at a phenomenal rate. They aim to hire between 15 to 20 people in the next 3 months and this is largely in the Development space. Currently they operate across an Agile environment, however they are really looking to embed this further, hence the growth in people in this area. They are in fact currently looking for a Product Manager, a couple of Product Owners and an Agile Project Manager - they're not messing around!
They are a software company and they focus on a very specific area of advanced analytics, developing a few different futuristic tools. Over the last few years, they have really started to gain momentum with sales and they operate globally, working alongside a number of very recognisable brands. They are based just outside the city centre (10 minute drive) however are in the process of finding a new office, due to the growth, that will be in the centre of town.
Being the Senior Product specialist, you will work closely with the Product Owners (likely two) and be responsible for developing and designing the product roadmap and generally being responsible for its direction. You will need to work closely alongside multiple teams varying from Sales to Marketing to the rest of the Dev teams as well as general customers and users of the product. Understanding the needs of the customers will be pivotal in determining the direction of the product, so customer management and interaction will be key.
The client are looking for someone with a strong software background and at least a few years working within software product management. You'll be working with multiple and separate dev teams and will have to be comfortable working in a collaborative environment.
Key Skills and Responsibilities:
** Strong background in software product management
** Working alongside multi-discipline Dev teams
** Manage the high-level vision, product roadmap and populate and manage the product backlog
** Distil features and ideas into epics, define releases and increments, participate in release planning
** Defining features and distilling them into requirements, such as epics and user stories, and defining acceptance criteria
This is an opportunity to join a vastly growing company and you will play a pivotal role in this.
If interested in this opportunity, please apply or call Hamish at Cathcart Associates for a chat.
Product Manager, Product, Agile, Scrum, Software, Data, Analytics, Aberdeen