Expert Product Owner

▪ Works within the agile process and is the final authority for decisions regarding priority, business value, and functionality for all the work done by the agile development team. 
▪ Typically supervises several business analysts.
▪ Oversees how business needs are translated to product features and concrete requirements 
▪ Possesses an in depth knowledge of goals and desired objectives of the project.
▪ Interacts and validates requirements with the business
▪ Propose solutions by combining IT tools and business process refactoring or improvements based on an in depth understanding of a specific business domain
▪ Creates, maintains, prioritizes, and sequences the product backlog based on business value or return of investment. 
▪ Creates user stories and acceptance tests from themes and features granular enough for a single sprint.
▪ Is involved in the decision making process related to user stories scheduling into sprints. 
▪ Participates in project planning, daily stand-up meetings (SCRUM). 
▪ Participates to retrospectives, sprint and release planning, demos and other Scrum-related meetings. 
▪ Reviews deliverable and demonstrable product version/software functionalities after every sprint.
▪ Organizes live demonstration of the product at the end of the sprint. 
▪ Facilitates the acceptance of the product by the business. 
▪ Develops and maintains standards for testing.
▪ Provides progress reporting. 
▪ Assists with internal and external communication by improving of transparency and dissemination of information. 
▪ Assists with prioritization and resolution of defects / bugs. 
▪ May perform the role of Scrum master 
▪ Oversees in collaboration with the Portfolio Support Office that requirements processes and practices are aligned with the clients best practices 

▪ At least 8 years experience with large, enterprise-level multi-user Information Systems
▪ At least 5 years of experience in Agile
▪ At least 5 years of good knowledge of agile toolbox (i.e. JIRA, Confluence, BigPicture, Gliffy, Balsamiq, etc.)
▪ At least 8 years of good knowledge of Application Management Lifecycle. Customer Relationship Management meetings with Member States
▪ At least 10 years of experience in business requirements elicitation
▪ At least 3 years specific expertise in delivery of large scale multi-stakeholder solutions and evolution of these solutions
▪ Capability of integration in an international/multicultural environment, rapid self-starting capability and experience in working in team;
▪ Ability to work in multi-cultural environment, on multiple large projects;
▪ Excellent Team Player
▪ Ability to understand, speak and write another EU language will be an advantage;
▪ High degree of discretion and integrity is required as the applications managed and maintained in [DG, unit] contain personal and confidential data

Mandatory certification (one of):
o Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO),
o Professional Scrum Product Owner (PSPO),
o SAFe Product Owner or equivalent.
▪ Optional certifications:
o ITIL certification above ITIL foundation (or equivalent).
o Project management certification such as Prince2, PM² or equivalent

What can you expect from us?
Mind-blowing workplace culture. You will be integrated in a professional, dynamic and collaborative team.
 100% Remote opportunities
We want you to have the flexibility to work where you feel most comfortable and productive.
International Career
You can expect professional growth and to be connect with the world.
We are represented in 2 European countries: Portugal and Belgium.
And with projects in many other countries: Netherlands, Luxembourg, Singapore and in the United States of America (and a lot more is coming…)

Extra Benefits & Perks
If you wish to work with us and you are outside European Union (good news…) we are a Tech Visa Company, We will help!
As a plus, we provide Health and Life Insurance.
Bridge351 is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to build a diverse and inclusive culture and celebrate authenticity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability or any other legally protected characteristics.