Be the Senior PO for Milestones world-class web shop
Coordinate, prioritize and drive the development of our new, powerful, intuitive and compelling Milestone Store!
Milestone is developing a world-class web shop that facilitates the global purchase process for global customers and partners: Milestone Store. Right now, we are setting the dream team to make this happen. The goal is to get the most out of the NAV functionality, so this is your opportunity to help shape a solution that will help Milestone speed up the lead-time from business idea through implementation with the use of standard processes. Not an easy task, we know. But a complex one that will give you all the exciting challenges you're looking for.
Define, maintain and prioritize – surrounded by ambitious colleagues
As our new experienced Product Owner you will be the voice of the customers in the fast-paced agile process of the feature teams. Together with ambitious stakeholders from Marketing, Product Management and Finance, you will also be the voice of the feature teams in the vision and product roadmap process.
You will be responsible for defining the solutions and breaking them down into features and user stories. You will prioritize the feature team backlog so that the solutions effectively address the program priorities and ensures technical integrity across the various technology platforms. This will happen in close collaboration with the Feature Team, Product Management, User Experience and other Product Owners and Feature Teams to ensure a consistent and coherent customer experience across products and services.
A sneak peak of your daily work:
- Defining, maintaining and prioritizing the feature team backlog of user stories, tasks and defects
- Identify the proper solutions and drive the features throughout the design and development process
- Work with feature teams to ensure quality of implementation
- Collaborate with UX designers and researchers to create the best of breed user experience
- Escalate large roadblocks for implementation of the ongoing features
- Strive for product excellence rather than schedule in the execution of ongoing features
- Participate in release planning and contribute to the product vision and roadmap
Experienced and agile
Important criteria to gain success as PO in Milestone is understanding the business logic and being able to challenge the requirements, that make a solution unnecessarily complicated. This requires a team player with energy, humor and creativity who will share our passion for what great design and technology can do for our customers. You have strong views on what is right, but are open to new ideas.
The above abilities come from education and experience:
You have a degree in Engineering or Computer Science with 10+ years of experience from the IT industry and 3+ years of experience as a Product Owner/Program Manager/Product Manager building and shipping scalable commercial products or services. Also, we expect you to have:
- Extensive experience with web shop development and ERP integration (Dynamics NAV)
- Hands-on experience with Agile development practices, in particular Scrum
- Deep passion for customer-driven design thinking and technology
- Track record of innovative solutions to customer needs
- Solid technical experience with C#, Cloud technologies, Web-Applications, Scalability
- Excellent communication skills and English is at high level both verbally and in writing
Cross-functional and cross-sites teams
Our development teams are using Scrum based processes and are organized in cross-functional feature teams in both Copenhagen, Denmark and Sofia, Bulgaria. Your position will be located in Copenhagen.
Milestone Systems offers
You will be part of an innovative and dynamic company in rapid growth, where our employees are the source of our success. Milestone is a young organization with focus on employee job satisfaction, as well as a good social atmosphere. For instance, we have a very active personnel club with many different events, a sports club, in-house masseur, reflexologist, and an all-inclusive canteen.
If you want to become our new colleague
If you want to take on this exciting challenge, please submit your CV in English. Do not risk on missing out on this opportunity.
Be prepared for a thorough recruitment process where we make sure that you have the right level of competencies and where we aim to secure, that you will be able to thrive in Milestone culture.
Milestone Systems is a global industry leader in open platform IP video management software, founded in 1998 and now operating as a stand-alone company in the Canon Group. Milestone technology is easy to manage, reliable and proven in thousands of customer installations, providing flexible choices in network hardware and integrations with other systems. Sold through partners in more than 100 countries, Milestone solutions help organizations to manage risks, protect people and assets, optimize processes and reduce costs.
We call ourselves the open platform company. That stands for three things: open platform technology, an open business model and an open company culture. Our video management software (VMS) solutions are designed with an open architecture which allows for easy integration with other security and business systems. Yet open platform encompasses so much more. It also represents an open business model with an extensive technology and channel partner network, where everyone benefits from stronger innovation and value creation for our end-customers. Our open company culture is a foundation for how we collaborate internally and conduct business and share expertise and knowledge with partners and customers.
We are a fast growing company with big ambitions. The entrepreneurial spirit that founded the company can still be seen and felt, even though today we’re a global player in the surveillance industry. We’re headquartered just outside of Copenhagen, Denmark and we have offices in more than 20 countries. We offer a flexible work environment where our employees get to define their workday and have a great deal of influence over how they use their time. We work hard, set our ambitions high and celebrate our successes together. If you are change-willing, internationally-minded and interested in growing as a professional, you’ll fit in just fine. Be sure to follow us so you can be the first to know about job vacancies.