Are you our new Product Owner for Mobile Application Development, in Chennai?

We offer

As part of a global conglomerate, the candidate will have an opportunity to perform in a challenging work environment, gain global exposure and a chance to work in a good working atmosphere

Key responsibilities

Purpose and general responsibilities of the position
• The candidate will end to end ownership for the implementation of Mobile application and related software /technology development projects.
• The candidate will be involved in all aspects of Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) on mobile platforms, web application and related software products.
Specific responsibilities of the position
• Collaborating with internal and external stakeholders to gather user requirements. Based on available business requirements from users, the product owner should be able to define and document project specific scope of work in a structured manner
• The product owner will be the point of contact for any third party software partner. He will communicate the requirements and closely monitor project estimates, deliverables, timelines and flag associated risks in a timely manner
• Research on various emerging technologies and suitable technology partners to develop best in class user experience for clients
• Engage with project stakeholders and communicate product progress updates regularly highlighting critical issues and work on effective issue resolution in consultation with other stakeholders
• Be responsible for intellectual property rights/copyrights for the application platform
• Scheduling, facilitating and documenting Application development meetings
• Ensure that project deliverables are meeting specified expectations
• Ensure that project activity and deliverables are meeting quality standards
• Oversight and direction on the design and comprehensive testing of the application to ensure the smooth and excellent user experience
• Work with multi-site cross functional project teams across time zones
• Plan and implement change management including training and documentation
• Plan and maintain the pipeline of Application improvements / add-ons for future upgrades
• Product owner should be able to understand and communicate to relevant stakeholders the features and flow of Mobile Platforms, web applications and software products developed with his/her involvement
• Provide technical ideas and high-level conceptual insights on architecture and design of Mobile and Web applications
• Participate in customer meetings wherever required to identify the needs and design solutions
• Develop knowledge on compliance in EU GDPR guidelines for client data protection
Measurement/success criteria of the position
• Reduce Total Cost of Training (TcoT) for the clients through data & digital solution
• Commercial acceptance and quality feedback from the end customer participant users
• Project Management – Meeting tight deadlines and execution within budget
• Benchmarking with the market – Clear differentiation on quality and user experience
• Set up of back end architecture, data management and Dashboard analytics
Collaboration and support
• Work with cross-functional teams across geographies
• Support operation teams with technical training
• Work with in-house IT team to ensure deliverables from software/technology partner are meeting internal IT policies

We are looking for

Specific requirements for the position
• Bachelors degree in computer science, IT or related field of study
• Minimum 3 years of hands-on experience in mobile app development and project management
• Experience in project scoping, planning, estimating, scheduling, organizing, directing and controlling
• Experience in standard project management practices such as Scrum, Agile, Waterfall or equivalent
• Management and development experience in native (iOS and Android) as well as Hybrid mobile applications
• Experience in information architecture, content strategy and usability, ability to create wireframes, generate and organize content inventories, build workflows, analyze operational tasks and design page schematics
• Possess a full understanding of web and mobile responsive application and site development across multiple content management systems
• Experience in reviewing technical solution design and evaluation to ensure it meets current business requirements and long terms business goals
• Experience in front end development to improve the user interface
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Excellent technical writing and documentation skills
• Strong time management and organizational skills