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We Are Hiring:
Product Owner

This is a Permanent, Full-Time Post,
Vaudreuil-Dorion, Canada

The sky’s the limit for your career at Microdrones. So: take to the skies with us – choose challenge over routine! Microdrones is an expanding, innovative company with branches in Germany, the US, Canada, China, Australia and the United Arab Emirates.

Energetic. Innovative. Adventurous. Perceptive. Future oriented. Sound like you? Then we’ve got the right job for you! Microdrones offers a unique opportunity to work for an industry-leading company in a dynamic environment. Join us on our journey in the rapidly-growing aerospace industry with its infinite growth potential – become a Microdrones professional!

Reporting to the Software Development Manager, the Product owner have a key role at Microdrones Canada. He acts as a key bridge between the technical and business worlds. As such, this person will need to be comfortable in functional, technical and business discussions with colleagues. The ability to be able to translate business needs into functional requirements and to relay technical feedback to business colleagues in a manner that both sides can easily understand will be of significant importance. 

The Product Owner will be responsible for ensuring that market problems are accurately translated into functional requirements, user stories, and epics for the Development teams. This person will manage the backlog and work alongside the Development teams to maintain progress on sprint releases. If this role sounds exciting to you, keep on reading!

What to expect from us:

At Microdrones, we know that it is the people who make our company a success. We encourage personal and professional growth and success among our globally diverse workforce by offering:

  • Competitive remuneration and benefits
  • Career and personal development opportunities
  • Fly drones with pilots
Your TASKS and skills:
  • You will develop the vision, strategy, and roadmap of the product/platform with the customer and stakeholders (Business, Marketing, Sales …).
  • You should ensure that deliverables and strategy are aligned with the client's vision and business objectives.
  • You will participate in design sessions with Development and UI teams, as well as other stakeholders, to define the best solution
  • You will collect the needs of the customers and users of the product/platform.
  • You will define and prioritize the development as well as the technical and functional requirements, and maintain the "backlog" of the product/platform.
  • You will gather specification in order to optimize development time of the team.
  • You will define a strategy to bring customers’ feedback to product development.
  • You should ensure the proper implementation of features with internal design/UX/development teams.
  • You will provide support, maintenance, development and continuous improvement of product/platform.
  • You will participate in strategic planning and working sessions with clients.
  • You will be aware of the new trends in the technology and digital marketing field, and stay focus on strategic and political issues related to the client.
  • You will conduct competitive analysis activities.
  • You will collaborate with the development team to adjust the products’ technical vision.
  • You will act as a SCRUM mentor/coach for the team.
  • You will be able to review and adapt the workflow and processes as Agile Software development recommend.
YOUR Profile and Responsibilities:
  • Ability to work with an interdisciplinary team and position themselves as contributing to supplement it
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision as well as the ability to work within a team
  • Rigorous and detail oriented with the information received from the client (objectives, requirements, limitations)
  • Ability to work with various stakeholders
  • Ability to evaluate a situation and provide a personalized response approach
  • Self-motivated with strong team spirit
  • Autonomy and leadership
  • Excellent verbal and written communication in French and English, including technical writing.

Microdrones stands for diversity and equal rights. None of the above expressions should be discriminatory in terms of age, sex, ancestry, religion, belief or experience. We confirm that we are pleased to accept all applications from candidates of any age, gender, ancestry, religion, belief or experience.

Ready to opt for a challenge?

We are looking forward to your meaningful application – apply online through our application form now.