Over the last five years in the Improvement, Systems and Technology group we have been evolving our delivery approach to be agile at scale.
We have available now, an opportunity for a talented Technical Product Owner to join our dynamic team.
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of one of New Zealand’s largest government departments and be the motivational force that empowers our teams to meet delivery goals and increase product capabilities and services to our clients.
Joining one our newly formed product groups you’ll appreciate a wide variety of work in a fast-paced environment leading several Agile standing teams that are focused on delivering technical outcomes that enable the Ministry’s complex Income support and related products for our clients.
Work collaboratively with the Technical Product Managers and other Technical Product Owners working with the Client Management suite of applications contributing to product strategy & roadmaps, and Epic business cases
Create the work plan (story backlog) for teams in collaboration with team members, customers, and stakeholders
Participate in product level ceremonies Daily Stand-up) and PI Planning develop Asset Management Plans
Define acceptance criteria for product stories and confirm they’re complete
Foster an environment of trust, empowerment, collaboration, and a positive culture
Proven experience as a successful product owner, scrum master or a similar leadership role in a technology environment where experience with IBM products, especially Cúram, is an advantage
Strong technical knowledge and the ability to translate complex technology into relatable language demonstrated excellence in prioritisation and decision making
Excellent communication skills and the ability to interact effectively at all levels.