The product owner is responsible for ensuring that market and product requirements are appropriately reflected and implemented in a finished product.
Largely an inward-facing role, the product owner is the main liaison between product marketing, product management and the engineering team.
The product owner is an expert on the functionality of a specific product; as such, s / he often supports other groups such as sales engineering, implementation, and technical support / customer service.
Main liais : on between product management and the engineering team, understand the product strategy as defined by product management
Collect product requirements from key buyer audiences and end users
Coordinate the creation of product mockups and prototypes
Fulfills the ""product owner role"" principally responsible for prioritization and maintaining (or grooming) a backlog which maximizes outcomes aligned with the product strategy (roadmap) for one or multiple agile development teams
Write and present the product requirements document
Oversee and sign off on the functional spec
Oversee the product as it is being built by development / engineering
Communicate with stakeholders during the development of a product to keep them updated
Coordinate testing of a product, including user acceptance testing, alpha and beta programs
Collect, coordinate, and prioritize bug fixes
In Collaboration With
Product development / engineering
UX / Product Design
4+ years in related field
Experience in B2B SaaS business analysis or product development preferred
Complete understanding of the ""Product Owner"" role
Ability to balance gut feel judgement and logical analysis. Willingness to 'rip off the bandaid' and make decisions
Able to mentor and advise other scrum teams and team members, especially on Product Owner role
Ability to fulfill the ""Product Owner"" role effectively (maximizing outcomes per roadmap) without day-to-day support for multiple teams
Essential Job Functions :
Consistently ensures alignment by engaging stakeholders at the right time and using a wide range of communication techniques to paint a clear picture of 'why, how and when'
Optimize priorities and scope to ensure maximum value is delivered (maximize outcomes, not outputs)
Environmental Job Requirements and Working Conditions
Primary office location Chile
Position requires minimal (less than 25%) travel required both domestic and international to Sovos locations and events
Utilize technology (e.g., phone systems, computer hardware and software applications) to fulfill work requirements