Xero is a beautiful, easy-to-use platform that helps small businesses and their accounting and bookkeeping advisors grow and thrive.
At Xero, our purpose is to make life better for people in small business, their advisors, and communities around the world.
This purpose sits at the centre of everything we do. We support our people to do the best work of their lives so that they can help small businesses succeed through better tools, information and connections.
Because when they succeed they make a difference, and when millions of small businesses are making a difference, the world is a more beautiful place.
We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Product Owner to work on the conception, implementation and growth of an exciting new Xero product, within our Enterprise Technology group.
This Product Owner role is for an emerging function within our domain. We are growing, and this growth means an expansion within the core product portfolio, managed by Customer Systems and within Xero’s Enterprise Technology domain.
The journey of this new product will begin with you working with business stakeholders and technology owners to play a key role in conception, implementation and growth of a new organisation-wide platform and service in the domain of customer insights.
This domain exists in the intersection of business and customer needs, data insights and elegant technological solutions.
You will have an opportunity to shape up and grow your team and fully step into the role of owning this new product. What's the role?
You will be responsible for executing the product vision, strategy and roadmap. You will work alongside a talented, collaborative and supportive engineering pod maintaining the standard for engineering excellence at Xero.
Your skillful product leadership and management of the pod’s backlog enables the pod to deliver compelling products and services that solve real problems for our customers.
What you'll do :
Guide and focus the delivery team on what problems need to be solved as priorities and why.
Proactively identify and facilitate the removal of impediments, protecting the team from disruption and helping them honour commitments.
Foster a culture of collective ownership and accountability for the work completed within the team.
What you'll bring with you :
Aside from the typical perks you’d expect from a tech company (games rooms, free soft drinks, barista coffee, fresh fruit, sports teams and amazing offices), one of the best things about Xero is our people.
You’ll join an inclusive, diverse product team with talented developers from all over the globe.We support many types of flexible working arrangements like condensed and part-time, which allows you to balance your work, your life and your passions.
We offer a great remuneration package which includes shares and life insurance in addition to your base salary plus a range of leave options to suit your well-being.
Xero is an NZ Immigration Accredited Employer and Rainbow Tick certified too.Please include a cover letter in your application, telling us why you’re a great fit for this position.