Digital Product Owner

Location: Toronto, ON, Canada
Date Posted: 10-13-2018
On behalf of our client, Affinity Staffing is seeking for a Digital Product Owner for an outstanding career opportunity and company.  

Are you entrepreneurial? Do you push the limits and draw on the talent of your peers? Do you think differently, look for the possibilities?  Do you like to be creative, collaborative and be rewarded for those talents?  That's who we are looking for. Don't wait to contact us to find out more.

The Digital Product Owner will be responsible for managing specific digital properties servicing active customers. The role will involve delivering new market digital capabilities or products focused on unmet customer needs/friction points while delivering a seamless and consistent customer experience.
What You'll Do:
  • Defining and prioritizing new features and enhancements across the platform your are the product owner for. Ability to define and execute on a Minimum Viable Product (MVP) are critical.
  • Defining the customer experience and user interface designs to deliver state of the art, consistent and intuitive user interfaces
  • Collaborating with delivery teams or technical partners to deliver products to market within an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Actively monitoring customer feedback
  • Identifying and resolving issues that may impact the team’s ability to meet strategic, customer experience and technical goals
  • Validate customer needs and desirability of features
  • Identify budget required for new development including feasibility assessment and operating budget
    Create, execute and manage a comprehensive digital strategy for digital channels under your umbrella
  • Conceive short, medium, and long-term features to achieve the vision
  • Develop strong relationships with stakeholders involved in bringing the new features or digital products to market: Product Management, Customer Experience, Digital Marketing, Analytics, Credit Risk, Delivery Teams, Finance and Partners
What You'll Need:
  • University degree, preferably in Business or Engineering
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of digital product management and agile experience
  • Good relationship and conflict management skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Well developed presentation & communication skills.
  • Experience with agile software development methodology
  • Experience with analytics tools (Adobe, Google Analytics), agile project management tools (Jira) and remote user testing.
  • Experience in financial services, travel, retail or loyalty
  • Training and experience with labs
  • MBA preferred
About Affinity Staffing: 
Affinity Staffing is a full service Information Technology agency that takes a unique approach to recruiting. We believe recruiting is about creating long term relationships that foster a mutually beneficial partnership - an affinity. Bringing a new style of recruiting founded on four core principles – Transparency – Flexibility – Efficiency – Agility.
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