Extenda Retail is a leading software provider to global retailers. We help leading retail chains with their digital business transformation by delivering innovative solutions and outstanding services that enable our clients to lead the retail revolution where technology is the key to success. Extenda Retail comes from the merger of Visma Retail and Extenda, two leading retail technology firms. We have an extensive client base across the Nordics and throughout Europe with our solutions being used in over 35 countries.
With our instinct for innovation we aim for global presence with our new company to become a leader in the digital business transformations of the retail market. We have an exciting journey in front of us to enrich culture and values while delivering world class solutions. We are driven by the mission to simplify shopping on an innovative market and deliver quality products with disruptive ambitions built on the success of collaboration.
In the position as Product Owner you will function as the link between client business requirements and the technical solution of our products. You will be part of a talented cross functional team working with business-critical products for a big international client. The role will require working cross functionally and collaboratively with our development teams in coordinating activities in complex and challenging client projects from inception to delivery.
You will be in close interaction with different departments at Extenda Retail leading discussions on product implementation and deliver solutions with high quality and speed. You will function as a link between the development teams to deliverance with focus on synchronizing our standard product to client customization. You can take a holistic view of the solution delivery but also dive into technical details and establish credibility with clients, stakeholders and our technical teams.
As a Product owner you will be involved in discussions about the solutions with architects and business analysts to write and prioritize requirements in the product backlog. At Extenda Retail we run a Scrum development process and you will work in close collaboration with the Scrum master to serve a key role being responsible to improve and drive the solution forward.
To refine requirements from customer into detailed technical tasks
Responsible for the overall solution
Manage and prioritize the Team Backlog in collaboration with peer Product Owners and Release/Project Managers
Ensuring that the team understands the Team Backlog to the level needed including business impact
Act as connector, bringing teams and stakeholders together into direct conversation
Sprint plan and review
Sprint risk assessment including mitigation planning and reporting to stakeholders
Synchronize client requirement to standard product
Manage communication of solution between release managers, business analysts, project managers and development teams.
Lead delivery of solution with quality and speed
We think you are
We think that you have sound technical knowledge with clear and compelling communication skills. We also think that you have great skills in prioritizing tasks with a strong drive to deliver. In order to succeed in the role as Product Owner it is important that you share our appreciation of transparency and are willing to share stories, knowledge and experience for the benefit of the team
Furthermore we think that you have great skills in leadership with the ability to influence, coach and motivate team members. It is also important that you are willing to take a stand for what you believe in and always try to deliver with the end goal in mind.
University degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
Fluent in spoken and written English
Business process understanding
Demonstrate a variety of leadership; technical and social
Structured with great ability to prioritize tasks
Basic knowledge in testing
Meritorious and nice to have
Fluent in spoken and written Swedish
For this position we provide you with the opportunity to choose your preferred location between our Stockholm office (HQ) and our office in Gothenburg.
What can we offer you?
Extenda Retail is a workplace with a young and social work environment where you get exciting and professional challenges and work with colleagues with high competencies.
You will get the opportunity to work with a Scandinavian based company that operates as market leaders with aggressive plans of market disruptive ambitions. We work in cross functional teams where we are united by our mission of simplifying shopping and drive innovation to the retail market.