Product Owner

Who is Armory Tech

By being a part of the Armory Technology department, you will join a family of talented individuals that strive to offer the best products and services to the game development teams across the Square Enix Mobile world. We create products that support and empower the game teams throughout the entire life cycle of the game creation process so they can focus on bringing great experiences to the players. Our internal values focus on Growth and Innovation for all the individuals while maintaining a transparent communication and feedback culture. We want to build an environment where every member of our team thinks like a business owner and is an entrepreneur helping the entire group in creating amazing technology.

What is your opportunity

We are seeking an experienced and entrepreneurial Product Owner to join our growing Armory Tech team. In this position, you will help evolve software products through the product lifecycle. The PO is responsible for driving the realization of high-value capabilities for tools and technology that will be utilized by Square Enix Montréal mobile game development teams. The successful candidate will closely collaborate with developers, designers, and other stakeholders to ensure that the delivered product meets the needs of stakeholders.

What will you do

  • Own, prioritize, and maintain the development team's product backlog, including definition of epics, features, user stories, and acceptance criteria
  • Establish and maintain a shared product vision and roadmap between the development team and stakeholders
  • Act as the subject matter expert for assigned products
  • Bring new perspectives on how we can improve our products to better serve our stakeholders
  • Work with development team and stakeholders on team processes and improvements to workflow
  • Research and analyze the mobile game industry, competitors, and personas
  • Participate as a member of the Scrum development team and own team tasks
  • Able to take decisions and own them

What will you bring

  • Passion for mobile games and a vision of the mobile game industry and F2P
  • Experience as Product Manager, Product Owner or Business Analyst in an Agile environment
  • Knowledge of Agile / Scrum, ideally with CSPO / PSPO certificate
  • Knowledge of every stage of a Product lifecycle
  • An analytical mind and excellent communication and active listening skills
  • A team first approach to problem solving and solutioning
  • Excellent organization skills, being meticulous, self-managing, and pragmatic
  • Is eager, resourceful and adaptable in a fast-paced, innovative environment
  • Ability to work under pressure while respecting deadlines and achieving results
  • A strong work ethic and ability to proactively own products

What is nice to have

  • Experience working with JIRA or another backlog management tool

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