Verisure, operating under two brand names (Securitas Direct & Verisure) is seeking a talented, innovative, passionate Product Owner.
The role will part of a growing and talented Technology Team and will report directly into our IT Operations Monitoring Manager .
This is a critical role that will help the Technology organization in the development and integration of the SW that will be built for a new family of products, delivering the world’s most advanced and intuitive smart alarm product suite.
Technology plays an important role in our value creation . It is at the core of the service and operations we provide to our customers.
It is what enables our people to do our job, protecting what matters most. But it is also at the heart of our future value creation.
It is at the core of the new services we will offer, building on our legacy of value accretive innovation through deploying world-class products and services .
Strategic context and Value proposition
This role will be a key contributor developing our complex alarm systems for the secure and connected smart home. We are looking for a highly driven, talented and experienced engineer that can take on the role as Service Engineer for our alarm systems.
The role requires a broad and deep level of technical understanding, you must also have good social skills and really like to work together with others solving issues and creating solutions.
Our Technology objectives for the coming years are ambitious. We must continue to support our countries and customers with secured and world-class quality, service and product performance.
We must lead in product and service innovation and increase our innovation pace. We need to support our ambitious growth in customers and geographies.
For this, we must provide key capabilities, Key talent and tools supporting business efficiency and commercial priorities.
Responsibilities will include :
Assist the Communication Channels and Signal Reception Systems development team.
Channel business demand to the development teams.
Accept / reject Sprint results together with the Scrum Master.
Be in perfect sync with the Scrum Master of the Development team.
Always be available to clarify team's doubts and to attend to their needs.
Keep the Product Backlog "healthy", refine according to Agile Just In Time planning criteria following DEEP (Detailed Enough, Emergent, Estimated, Prioritized) criteria.
Refine along with the rest of the Scrum team the User Stories in the Product Backlog Refinement sessions so that the stories meet INVEST (Independent, Negotiable, Valuable, Estimable, Small, Testable) criteria.
Help ensure that the Product Backlog balances the priority between functional and technical requirements.
Permanent hire can be based in Madrid
Reports and organization structure
Direct reporting line into the IT Operations Monitoring Manager.
Experiences and Qualifications
We see this role as critical for the achievement of Verisure’s growth and organizational transformation goals.
As result, we are looking for a high potential / top performer individual who will combine great time management skills as well as an analytical mind-set.
The ideal candidate will be a strategic solution provider as well as operational enabler.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Telecommunications or similar.
High level of English.
Between 1 and 2 years of experience as Product Owner or Functional Analyst.
Experience in software development projects.
Experience in projects with high dependency on users, preferably in corporate environments.
Java experience desirable.
Experience in projects with high volume of internal and external integrations via web service : REST and JSON and / or RESTFull APIs.
Good communication skills.
Strong analytical skills.
Experience with traditional and agile methodologies
Strong analytical skills
Accuracy, attention to detail, and strong willingness to learn
An enthusiastic and high energy individual with a strong drive to create a positive work environment
Independent problem solver that can set priorities, make high quality judgements, and enable efficient decision making
A match to our culture high energy and flex, fantastic at communication and huge amounts of drive. Collaborative working is key!
Strong fit with our Company DNA
Passionate in Everything We Do : Our people have a sense of energy that is unmistakable, one that drives us to delight our customers and focus on creating impact quickly.
Committed to Making a Difference : When we say we will do something; we deliver with excellence. We are accountable, focused and operate with discipline.
Always Innovating : We believe that Innovation can be big or small; it’s a continuous state of mind that inspires us to think differently and always make things better.
We are risk takers and we learn continuously.
Winning as a Team : Our people know that by leveraging one another’s strengths, investing in and developing our team’s capability and by collaborating well, we will win.
With Trust & Responsibility : Operating with integrity is core to our success. We are humble, honest and value deep mastery and expertise.
We do the right thing, always.