Product Owner

Munich

Millions of people use MyTherapy to help ensure they take their medication safely and manage their treatment. We adopt the latest technology and solutions to ensure our iOS and Android apps meet our users’ needs and that our backend can handle >100 million interactions each month. Our commitment to agility, flat hierarchies, and a company culture that values the contribution of every individual allows us to meet the needs of our ever-growing userbase, our partners, and team members.

As a Product Owner, you will be responsible for balancing development priorities and ensuring that our iOS, Android, backend, and web teams have well-specified stories for their sprints. You will work with an experienced team of developers that creates all of our app components in-house – from database management and UI/UX design to the mobile frontends. We believe in agile principles and a strong Scrum approach, with flexibility and communication rather than strict processes and supervision.

Responsibilities

  • Implementing, improving, and maintaining specific features within MyTherapy together with your development team
  • Keeping team efficiency high through a well-refined backlog, which is sorted and scoped in line with company priorities
  • Making scope and resulting timelines transparent and keeping your Scrum team and various internal and external stakeholders in the loop
  • Caring for your team’s happiness and productivity

Tasks

  • Gathering and understanding requirements for user stories by engaging with stakeholders
  • Clarifying user stories and estimating their complexity together with your development team
  • Managing and prioritizing the backlog of user stories, based on their value to our users and business partners
  • Ensuring communication of achievable scope and timelines with relevant stakeholders, and facilitating re-scoping if needed
  • Fostering an engaging and motivating atmosphere inside your team

Your profile

  • You are a problem solver who approaches arising obstacles by presenting structured and pragmatic solution options
  • Tech-savvy person with the ability and motivation to quickly learn new technology and tools
  • Enjoy close effective cooperation with your team and believe that together we can accomplish more than alone
  • Are aware of the concept of time and its limitations
  • Have at least 2 years of experience as a Product Owner, or Product Manager in agile development of software products and SCRUM as a management approach
  • Have excellent English language skills in speaking and writing
  • Enjoy working in an international, high-paced environment
  • Share our passion of building a product for people living with chronic diseases

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Do you have questions? Write us through jobs@smartpatient.eu or call us at +49 89 1222493-00. We are looking forward to hearing from you!