Job Summary

We are looking for a resourceful Product Owner to join our growing team. You need to be sharp, collaborative, a quick learner, and able to thrive in a startup environment. You should have a solid grasp on engineering, data analytics and strategy, and able to contribute to high-quality products that will impact millions of beneficiaries. 

Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain product roadmap, time estimates, and priorities with the engineering team 
  • Develop and consolidate user stories and pain points, archetypes, feature lists, and key design materials into necessary product requirements 
  • Align commercial demand, engineering, and design to develop and maintain cutting edge technology 
  • Collaborate across various teams, establishing initiatives and aligning with cross-functional goals including timelines, workflows, and product benchmarks 
  • Ensure product continuously fulfills company mission, values, and goals with a strong emphasis on user needs 
  • Work within a squad that is driving our biometric modalities forward to be the best in tech4development.

Skills/Requirements

Product Management: 

  • Education and/or background in engineering (or several years managing technical products); experience with technology in an international development context is a strong plus 
  • Previous experience as product manager is mandatory, with experience in a tech company as a strong plus 
  • Experience identifying user pain points and collaborating with a wider team to implement solutions 
  • In-depth understanding of Agile methodologies, technical understanding of products and their life-cycles, and up-to-date knowledge on industry standards and best practices 
  • Demonstrated leadership and excellent communication skills 
  • Experience working on hardware/firmware is a plus, but not required

Human Skills: 

  • Intellect. You have a strong ability to synthesize and process key information 
  • People person. You are able to communicate effectively across many levels, and build strong interpersonal relationships with engineers, designers, operational managers, and external stakeholders 
  • Learning. You love learning new things and can pick up new methods quickly 
  • Flexibility. You are able to think on your feet, adapting quickly to new situations and tools 
  • Detail-oriented. You understand the importance of the small things 
  • Grit. You have the drive to dig deep into problems to discover pain points and features from multiple perspectives. 
  • Passion. If contributing technology for global health sounds exciting, we want to meet you!


Company

Simprints builds cutting-edge technology for some of the poorest individuals in the world, and in the most challenging environments on earth. We are working at the exciting interface of biometrics, technology, and international development where our product is used to radically increase transparency and effectiveness, making sure that every vaccine, every dollar, every education initiative reaches its intended recipient.


Industry

Technology

Company Type

Private

Official website

www.simprints.com

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