About this Platform/Product Owner Role: In this role, you will be part of a high performance team and be responsible for leading the product vision and road map of the product in partnership with business leaders and technology partners, work on Agile product delivery, manage the platform and lead a team of UI, UX, engineers, etc.
Guide teams to define and deliver the product road map required to support the business growth and transformation bets by translating business needs into product plans that incorporate appropriate internal and external research
Manage modification and enhancements of existing products to address emerging business, user or regulatory needs
Build strategic engagement and anchor frequent/regular governance with service providers for underlying systems or outsourced vendors to build fast and build right
Work in agile framework and be accountable for delivery of product road map by ensuring that platform road maps prioritised against business/transformation are published regularly
Ensure that functional requirements, wireframes, user journeys, design and product requirements, and other artifacts as needed to support technical design and development are developed and signed off from stakeholders
Maintain regular connect and engagement with key stakeholders periodically to refine platform; lead the team to work towards optimising the product value based on the feedback
Lead multiple teams of Business Analysts to ensure in-depth understanding of business processes and articulation of use-cases/user-stories for identified features/capabilities applicable platforms and key transformation projects in the firm
Manage software engineering teams to analyse, design, deliver and support applications to meet business objectives; ensure that SDD is maintained and updated while being accountable for engineering delivery across platforms
To succeed in this Platform/Product Owner role, you must be able to manage and deliver customer-centric software products and services in a high-growth environment.
Demonstrated passion for transformative user experiences
Leading cross-functional and cross-company teams to deliver product experience and projects in a timely manner
Experience with vendor engagement and RFI, RFP
In-depth understanding of insurance, insurance products, market and processes is advantageous
Bachelor's degree in information technology, computer science, engineering or related field; MBA or other relevant degrees is an added advantage
Stakeholder management and technical skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Demonstrated experience engaging and influencing senior leaders
Strong experience in digital product management and UX
Demonstrated ability to understand and discuss product strategy and manage trade-offs
Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
Strong analytical and quantitative skills with the ability to use data and metrics to backup assumptions and JD recommendations and to drive actions
Strong negotiation skills - able to balance the role, priorities and stakeholders
Experience in Agile methodologies
Competency in Jira and Confluence
Ability to effectively communicate the product vision and features with business leaders and business partners
This is a leading insurance firm.
If you are driven, determined and want to take the next step in your career, this is the role for you. Great career progression opportunities await the right person in this exciting Platform/Product Owner role.