Digital Product Owner

One of the largest tourism companies in the UK

What’s your dream holiday? Is it the romantic honeymoon to Barbados or is it backpacking across Europe with your friends? Maybe it’s the solo trip around the world? Whatever it is, one thing you know for sure; everyone should travel as much as possible. Help make that dream a reality for 5 million customers at the world’s largest travel company in the world. Who knows, you may even get the chance to do it yourself.

The client

Based in Luton, the client is a leading tourism company who have one of the biggest ecommerce sites in the UK. With 5 million customers worldwide it is a fantastic opportunity to shape the future of travel.

What’s on offer:

The client offers a competitive benefits package:

  • 25 days holiday
  • Private medical cover
  • A flexible pensions plan
  • Life assurance cover
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Childcare vouchers

The role

As the Digital Product Owner, you will manage your own agile teams, being accountable for the end to end delivery of your Product. As the Product Owner you will be working closely with the Senior Product Owner, Scrum Master and other stakeholders. You will be working on the client’s ecommerce site that generates £3billion in revenue per annum.

Each day you’ll be working closely with the Senior Product Owner having a clear roadmap to increase engagement and also working with the Scrum Master to ensure a smooth running of the team. You are expected to champion your product with stakeholders from around the business and be passionate about keeping up to date with digital innovation to spot future opportunities.

The candidate

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience of a large ecommerce site
  • Knowledge in agile scrum
  • Interpersonal and influencing skills as well as being a strategic thinker
  • Ability to prioritise a large backlog
  • Confidence to make recommendations to influence decisions