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Product Owner

The primary role of this position is to lead the development of state-of-the-art digital products in a wide variety of industries.

We are a company with a passion for building digital products. Software is at the heart of everything we do. We love writing code and bringing ambitious product visions to life. Wappla was founded by engineers and will always be an engineering first company. We ourself hated working for bosses who had no understanding of the technical challenges we as engineers face every day. Software development is not just a matter of doing the work. It takes passion, creativity and whole lot of perseverance to build something amazing. We want you to be proud of the work you do and care for the things we build as a team.

Responsibilities

  • Defining the product vision for the client projects you're responsible for
  • Working closely with stakeholders across the value chain to capture and crystalize user needs and articulate use cases
  • Prioritizing needs and managing the product backlog
  • Acting as primary liaison between the client, the development team and any external stakeholders
  • Overseeing the development stages and providing sprint reporting to the client
  • Managing the balance between delivered value and available budget during development
  • Working closely with the rest of the product team and inspire them as product leader
  • Assisting the sales process by creating high level product backlogs and budgets

Requirements

  • Understanding of the basic processes involved in software development
  • Ability to clearly communicate the product vision to both internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience with defining a product vision and driving the iterative product development process
  • Experience with researching user needs and articulating user stories and managing the product backlog
  • Able to manage both internal and external stakeholders
  • Aggressive problem diagnosis and creative problem solving skills
  • Strong organisational skills to juggle multiple tasks within the constraints of timelines and budgets
  • Able to listen, and understand the real underlying need and find new solutions for the real need
  • Strong intra-team communication and ability to express ideas
  • Able to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment, learn rapidly and continuously improve the process of delivering value to the clients

Bonus requirements

  • A background in software engineering
  • Experience with creating mockups of digital products
  • Actually having done all of the above!

What we have to offer

  • Money
  • Flexible working environment with a bright growth prospect
  • Working in a small team where everyone's input is extremely valuable
  • Working in a fast-paced startup environment with lots of learning opportunities
  • 1 conference of your choice every year
  • 20 days of vacation + 12 days ADV per year
  • MacBook and iPhone (or similar Android...)
  • Mobile Subscription with 10Gb internet
  • Hospitalization insurance
  • Meal vouchers
  • Ecocheques
  • 1 unlisted perk (apply to find out what it is)

Things we are really passionate about and we hope you are to

  • Creating PoCs for wild ideas
  • Customer experience
  • Figma
  • Free beer
  • Board games
  • Awesome parties
  • Festivals
  • Skiing

Contact us

This is your last chance. after this, there is no turning back. You take the blue pill, the story ends. You wake up in your bed and you believe whatever you want to believe. You take the red pill, you stay in Wonderland and we show you how deep the rabbit-hole goes... Remember, all we are offering you is the truth, nothing more.

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