Product Owner - Glasgow

Competitive Salary & Benefits Package - Development
Ref: 49 Date Posted: Wednesday 01 Apr 2020
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Job: Product Owner

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent 

Location: Flexible Location

At SD Worx we can promise you one thing, you’ll never have a dull moment! As one of the leading HR and Payroll providers in the industry, we are looking to recruit a Product Owner to join our team in Glasgow.  As product owner your main responsibility is to ensure the customer’s needs are answered. In close collaboration with the various stakeholders you articulate the vision and translate it in prioritised backlogs that are continuously updated and improved. Your technical and business experience in these areas will allow you to inspire for an optimal business result, empowering the squad engineers for their knowledge and experience.

Key Accountabilities

  • Mandated to develop and provide a clear and inspiring technical product vision
  • Synchronize technical product vision with stakeholders
  • Continual validation of the product vision with stakeholder (eg product manager)
  • Monitors the business results of the product, as well as the technical health / stability
  • Define product requirements with the team and prioritize them in the product backlog
  • Ensure that product requirements solve important customer/business problems
  • Manages the release scope taking into account existing resource constraints and business priorities
  • Ability to determine an incremental development approach to deliver the product
  • Continuously keep the backlog up to date with regards to content and priority
  • Hold meetings with the Squad to update the Squad product backlog
  • Align with other product owners and teams to synchronize in the execution of complex changes
  • Helps defining the set of necessary competences in the Squad, in cooperation with the Tribe Lead and Agile Coach

Your Profile

  • Ability to assess the client’s situation, fundamental wishes and needs
  • Strong experience owning and delivering digital products
  • Build expertise with focus on the customer
  • Ability to communicate effectively in multiple business areas
  • Ability to clearly explain the customers’ and stakeholders’ requirements to the squad
  • Ability to set and guard clear goals and priorities for the squad
  • Support the autonomous way of working of the squad
  • Background that comprises both solid business understanding as well as high level understanding of high-quality digital product delivery

Its Your Move!

SD Worx are the European Market Leader in Payroll, HR & Time with 65,000 customers in more than 90 countries.

People bring life to business and work is a big part of life. We build payroll & HR services and solutions that contribute to the success of both companies and individuals. We have years of experience in our teams, and some of the most knowledgeable and influential people in the industry. We’re committed to sharing this expertise with you. We value the contribution of our colleagues and have a significant focus on personal development and career growth – it really is our people who make the difference! We provide a friendly and inclusive work environment and encourage innovation.

If you have the skills and character to make a positive impact at SD Worx, we’d love to hear from you!

Our Mission

For Life. For Work.

To make payroll and HR services essential for the continued success of companies and individuals.



Working at SD Worx means winning trust and taking responsibility, displaying initiative and most importantly, being energized by others. If you have a passion for HR, IT and Payroll Services, then we can promise you one thing: you’ll never get stuck in a rut at SD Worx. You will get the opportunity for self-development in the direction you want to go. You will learn from the best, so you can be at your best.