Praxis is a leading provider of integrated payment solutions for high-risk online industries (FX, gaming, ecommerce). It is a one-stop-shop for integrating a simple, secure, and cost-effective payment option, dramatically increasing credit card acceptance rates by encapsulating 300+ payment providers worldwide. The company headquarter is based in beautiful Cyprus, with technical teams in Ukraine.
We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced Product Owner to join our team!
Roles & Responsibilities:
Work with internal and external customers to analyze the needs and align product roadmap to strategic goals.
Managing and prioritizing the product backlog.
Collaborate with stakeholders during the envisioning and concept development of a product.
Be accountable for the created features, delivering in the product model, and communicating the product needs with business partners.
Create User Stories to effectively communicate business requirements to technology teams.
Attend Backlog Grooming and Sprint Planning sessions as required to ensure that User Stories are understood and prioritized appropriately.
Participate in User Acceptance Testing.
Liaise with relevant technology and operational teams to ensure project delivery.
Manage expectations of stakeholders and project teams, ensuring any threats that arise to project delivery are escalated.
Attend status update meetings and manage actions arising through to completion.
Represent the team in front of stakeholders, clients, or users.
BSc in Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience.
Previous work experience as a Product Owner or similar role ideally in a dynamic & modern environment (a must).
Team orientation and willingness to roll up sleeves to solve complex, dynamic challenges.
Worked with agile scrum with the ability to articulate concrete results.
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with different functional groups, developers, business owners, and senior business leaders + ability to communicate clearly and concisely in English.
A self-driven person with great prioritization skills, that takes initiative and wants to impact.
Strong relationships building skills; experience managing stakeholders and partners to drive cross-functional programs.
Ability to provide architectural guidance and direction, strong judgment especially relevant in balancing long term strategic investments with near term business goals.
A customer-oriented person with experience in working with international customers.
Experience with modern API-oriented technologies and understanding of API communication mechanics, including the ability to define requirements for features that need to be implemented with underlying awareness to the backend.
Experience with project management.
What we might consider as an advantage:
Fluent Russian language speaker.
Entrepreneurial spirit, with a track record for delivering results in fast-moving and demanding environments.
Experience in software development or software engineering.
Experience with Payment Gateway technology.
Product Owner certification.
Experience with Payment Service Provider integrations.
This is a full-time position providing competitive pay, flexible schedules and much more.