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Technical Product Manager

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, motivated individual with a technical background and Agile expertise, who excels at solving problems and has a passion for developing digital products.

The ideal candidate has outstanding interpersonal skills and extensive knowledge of Agile frameworks. This candidate is detail-oriented, a fast-learner, and thrives in a fast paced environment.

The role involves working closely with one of our foundation clients on a significant project in the financial services sector. This position is full-time and has flexible remote working options.

Key responsibilities:

  • Drive the delivery of innovative products
  • Be responsible for the implementation of Scrum, including all events and artifacts
  • Develop project and resource plans, with accuracy in collaboration with the Development Team
  • Responsible for the coordination/creation of the project backlog with the client and Development team
  • Collaborate with the team to solve complexities, reduce risks and find the best solution to client objectives
  • Strategic communications with the client and wider business, including workshopping, strategic road-mapping and stakeholder management
  • Report on Burndown, keeping projects on track, and manage budgets and costs, communicating effectively with with client
  • Guide and coach the team on how best to use Agile/Scrum practices and values
  • Remove blockers by proactively monitoring status and engaging with the right members of the team/client team to find fast solutions
  • Responsible for identifying and trying new approaches that have the potential to improve our working practices

Skills & requirements:

  • Advanced technical skills with the ability to quickly learn and adapt to new tools and processes.
  • 3+ years of project/product management experience
  • 5+ years of experience delivering mobile or web applications 
  • Significant experience in professional stakeholder relationship management
  • Experience defining business requirements and translating them into technical requirements
  • Curious to learn, constantly looking to improve their skills and that of their team-mates.
  • Positive and enthusiastic; someone who is passionate about what they do and enjoys working collaboratively
  • Self-motivated and capable of managing multiple priorities
  • Detailed oriented, and self-motivated, with strong analytical skills
  • Scrum Master experience or certification
  • Experience with enterprise-scale systems would be advantageous<
  • Ideally with a technical/programmer/business analysis background

Salary

Dependent on experience.

Benefits

  • Flexible working hours and options for remote working
  • Pension contributions
  • Subsidised gym membership
  • 30 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Private healthcare
  • We'll pay to send you to various conferences, events, and training days
  • Personal autonomous training budget
  • Regular company social events
  • Cycle to work scheme

Our values

We’ve worked really hard to build our inclusive team culture and although we’re all very different people, we’re united by three simple values.

  • Generosity; be excellent to one another
  • Geekiness; know your stuff
  • Drive; get shit done.

If you think you have got what it takes please send in your CV, your LinkedIn profile and a cover note to work@kyan.com

Interested in this role? Please get in touch via email, including your CV and any relevant material to support your application.

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