Full Time Job

Technical Product Owner


London, United Kingdom 05-18-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

Discovery is searching for a new Product Owner with technical platform experience to join our team to develop Dplay. Our new team member will have an addiction to Lean and Kanban with a strong mindset and a dogmatic and pragmatic approach to shortening the feedback loop and delivering with speed and quality.

• Lead Mobile product development with emphasis on technical workstreams
• Manage product roadmap for one or more work streams
• Work with user-experience and design
• Control the roadmap for iOS & Android platforms
• Implement Ad Technology using SDKs
• Work with a designate development team as a fundamental part of the squad
• Ensure that the development team commits to your vision

• An absolute adherence to Lean Product development
• Know the Google Play Store and iTunes Connect
• In-depth mobile experience necessary
• Can think in modular development terms
• Experience with rapid deployment, CI & BDD required
• Understand the incredible importance of specific Acceptance Criteria
• Understanding of how to write Gherkin syntax
• Technical and/or Business Analysis background in a Kanban environment
• Agile with an allergic reaction to Waterfall
• No strict adherence with gates
• Can describe stories in specific, measurable scenarios
• Worked on cross platform, web & mobile
• A mindset for just getting things done!
• Ability to break down large features into lean incremental stories
• Someone with a Test or BA background encouraged to apply
• Ability to learn from mistakes
• A demonstrable interest in the connected devices space
• Experience of writing user stories set against components architecture and/or
• microservices

Company Profile
Discovery, Inc. is the global leader in real life entertainment. We serve passionate fans with content that inspires, informs, and entertains, providing leadership across deeply loved and trusted brands, such as Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, HGTV, Food Network, and Travel Channel.