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Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centres. Our 506,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

Job Description

We are looking for a Product Owner with a passion for technology and who demonstrates a strong knowledge of agile and product management methods. Our successful candidate will have experience and success in:  

  • Being the voice of the customer and driving a human-centred design approach to defining an emergent product

  • Shaping and managing the product backlog and ensuring the product team consistently deliver on the client needs and wants

  • Defining an evolutionary product roadmap using an outward perspective to generating fit-for-purpose products

  • Validating and testing ideas through recurrent feedback loops to make sure knowledge discovery informs timely changes of direction

  • Shaping up vision and north star to allow teams to plan work and self-organise within specific guard-rails 

  • Working within an Agile delivery environment delivering large and complex products

  • Eliciting and codifying requirements into specific tools (e.g. Jira) to guarantee effective demand management and job sequencing

  • Working alongside the product delivery team to address queries, provide clarifications and regular feedback to ensure the best product increments are built

  • Managing stakeholders and facilitating technical and functional product conversations at all levels of the organisation



Qualifications

Job Qualifications

  • Desirable experience: Supply chain, digital marketing, and/ or blockchain

  • Bachelor's degree in related fields

  • Experienced product owners, scrum masters, developers and technical architects 

  • Have worked with AWS or Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud Platform

  • Knowledge of Agile development techniques such as Scrum, Kanban or Lean

  • Leadership and collaborative interpersonal skills to engage and motivate team member

  • Strong relationship building and communications skills with ability to present ideas and concepts coherently to senior stakeholder

  • Ability to manage content with responsibility for ensuring it is up to date

You will also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization.  We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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