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Product Lead

  • Location

    West London, London

  • Sector:

    Information Technology

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £600 - £601 per day

  • Contact:

    Roddy Coltart

  • Contact email:

    roddyc@montash.com

  • Salary high:

    601

  • Salary low:

    600

  • Job ref:

    J5897938_1553773947

  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months +

  • Expiry date:

    2019-04-04

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Product Lead required. A Product Lead is required by Montash's client, who are a media company based in West London, on an initial six month contract (likely to extend).

We are looking for a technically strong Product Lead who has experience of managing a team of five (minimum). You will be well-polished, have very good stakeholder management skills and be happy to travel.

The below skills will be important:

  • Proven experience as a Lead Product Owner, with experience with internal development & technology teams in a video or media environment
  • Track record of developing market leading products, preferably in the video space.
  • Demonstrable experience of web, mobile/tablet or OTT product development.
  • Able to demonstrate and articulate applications which you have lead and what aspects of the application you have lead on
  • Experience of using analytical tools to increase traffic to digital properties.
  • Excellent written and oral communication. Able to write and present to non-digitally savvy audiences
  • Knowledge and understanding of Agile product development practices, particularly Scrum & Kanban
  • Adherence to CI and rapid release
  • Adherence to BDD
  • Excellent decision making and judgment. Not afraid to make a decision.
  • Able to apply sound judgment to make decisions in line overall development strategy and process.
  • Perceptive, with strong analytical, logical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Skills to facilitate meetings at a Senior level
  • Experience managing different digital workstreams
  • Ability to co-ordinate internal and external cross functional teams, Development, Product and Design (ideally across varied geographical locations), to establish and execute project plans
  • Technical domain knowledge

Duties will include:

  • Lead a technical product team to success, while generating a strong team culture.
  • Manage product roadmap for one or more areas, getting internal consensus and incorporating feedback from a range of sources to ensure the right features are delivered at the right time.
  • Work with delivery management to ensure high quality releases and strong cross-functional teams
  • Work with UX & Design to ensure best-in-class products.
  • Work with internal client-side Product team to deliver in sync and against a value matrix
  • Prioritise and effectively manage development product teams
  • Ensure complex business requirements are documented and reflected in product roadmaps and in the resulting products.
  • Own the technical product roadmap
  • Provide strong team leadership.
  • Work successfully within a milestone,
  • Contribute to on-time, on-budget delivery of products.
  • Continually oversee and review technical roadmaps of all the platform products
  • Curate Strong stakeholder management and the to create positive internal relationships
  • Defining technical product requirements against measurable success criteria
  • Interface with international stakeholders and be able to travel, sometimes at short notice

Please apply immediately if you are a good fit.