Introduction
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Your Role and Responsibilities
At IBM Security, our mission is to protect our clients from various attacks including malware, identity theft, fraud and more. IBM Security delivers an integrated system of analytics, real-time defences and proven experts, so come make a difference & build a career.
Cybersecurity isn’t just about hackers and defenses. It’s about people and the way security impacts their daily lives. Protecting the world is an ambitious goal, but an important one that unites us. Our mission drives the way we design security solutions. It guides the way we serve customers and help organizations and communities reach their potential.
The Product Owner is a role on the engineering team responsible for managing the product development backlog aligning to the business priorities set by Product Management. Product Owners work alongside Product Management, Design & Architecture to shape the customer’s experience and they team with developers to implement the vision.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Owner of Epic level requirements
  • Create Epics that map to a project initiative and fully describe a deliverable that will fit into a release
  • Prioritize Epics for the release planning process based on high-level priorities
  • Responsible for the workflow of the Epics and ensuring that all release criteria, including the definition of done, is met before showcasing and delivering
  • Work with the team to break down Epics into Stories *Note: PO/Architect/Dev/OM all write stories
  • Owns the “big picture” of the Epic to ensure that all stories are documented
  • Prioritize and refine the Backlog; PO and team review items on the backlog to ensure the backlog contains the appropriate items, that they are prioritized, and that the items at the top of the backlog are ready for delivery.
  • Prioritize defects based on their priority for resolving in the release.
  • Participate in sprint planning; have the backlog up to date and prioritized
  • Work with the release planning team to provide updates on progress and schedule for the release delivery
Additional benefits:
  • Internal and external training and certifications
  • Upskilling programs, wide possibilities of skills’ development
  • Multisport card
  • Private medical package (Medicover) and insurance package
  • Fresh fruits in the office
  • Cinema, ski, and mountain trips for IBMers
  • Holiday camps for children
  • Discounts for IBMers (for a wide range of services/products)
  • Social Fund benefits

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • 3+ years as a Product Owner/Product Manager
  • 3+ years in an Agile work environment
  • Collaborate with stakeholders of all levels
  • Strong communication and fluency in English – both verbal and written
  • Must have a fierce customer-first mentality
  • Ability to learn new, complex concepts quickly
  • Infectious curiosity — always looking for opportunities to understand diverse points of view
  • Ability to influence and negotiate

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • SaaS application development experience
  • Design Thinking experience
  • Solid understanding of the Agile development process

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