Product Owner Job Description

Product Owner responsibilities include:

  • Incorporate feature requests into product roadmap
  • Refine and Prioritize backlog
  • Define user stories and acceptance criteria


We are looking for a Product Owner to organize, prioritize and assess work for our scrum team.

Product Owner responsibilities include gathering feature requests, scheduling releases and prioritizing work for teams. To be successful in this role, you should be able to identify user needs and work with cross-functional teams to manage product releases.

Ultimately, you’ll help us roll-out products that deliver our company’s vision.


  • Incorporate feature requests into product roadmap
  • Refine and prioritize backlog
  • Develop user stories and define acceptance criteria
  • Accept user stories each sprint
  • Set sprint goals
  • Break down large products into smaller slices of value that can be delivered incrementally
  • Plan releases and upgrades
  • Follow progress of work and identify issues during sprints
  • Analyze preferences and requests of end users
  • Be a part of the team that refines our agile methodology based on results and client feedback
  • Keep track of industry trends


  • Work experience as a Product Owner or similar role in product management
  • Familiarity with Scrum
  • Familiarity with Scaled Agile Framework is a plus
  • Hands-on experience managing all stages of the product life cycle
  • Technical background with knowledge of software development and web technologies
  • Team spirit and good communication abilities
  • Good organizational skills

Originally posted here

Danny Presten

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