On behalf of our client we are looking for a Backlog Manager / Technical Product Owner

Work description:

A Backlog Manager or a Technical PO has the following tasks and responsibilities:

● Define and execute the technical roadmap, together with the team, and with business

and technical stakeholders.

● Interact and work side by side with a team of developers on a daily basis, facilitate daily

standup and planning meetings, and drive continuous improvement.

● Work on the team’s backlog to break down features into detailed user stories. Create,

update and prioritise tasks and projects, balancing needs of both business stakeholders,

technical stakeholders.

● Manage & coordinate with other managers and stakeholders to ensure that the team

prioritizes and delivers the most important and most valuable features, make sure they

are not blocked by other deliveries, and that your team is not blocking other teams.

● Support and/or manage release planning, and keep systems, tools and documentation


● Manage team planning, progress reporting, and KPI collation.

Minimum qualifications

●BA/BS in a technical education program.

● Experience from and predisposition for agile development with Scrum/Kanban,

especially in medium-sized to large enterprise organisations

● Proven technical skills, ability to understand architectural and technical challenges

involved in building data-intensive systems & applications.

● Speak, read and write English at a professional level

Position requirements

● Proven people and communication skills, ability to bridge the gap between highly

technical engineers and non-technical business stakeholders, as well as liaising across

technical teams and with project management.

● Ability to enhance the efficiency of a development team through agile processes, team

motivation, and project coordination.

● Proven ability to work in organisations with development spread across multiple

locations and cultures.

● A strong sense of responsibility and a desire to take ownership, and proactively work to

solve challenges as they arise.


The following would give you an advantage for this position:

● Experience of marketing technology or web analytics.

● Experience working with, or in close proximity to, distributed systems and cloud-based,

microservice architectures.

● Hands-on development experience.

Start: oct/beginning nov

Duration: 6 months opion for extension

Location: Malmö

Please, apply directly through our system with

– your updated CV

– your hourly rate (all included)

– name and telephone number to 2 reference persons eWork can contact (we will contact your reference persons first after contact with you)

– information on when you are available to start

– in the Motivation describe why you are suitable for this assignment – refer to earlier assignments, employments, education and personal qualities.

Tagged as: Scrum Master

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