Technical Product Owner

Product Ownership
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GOG is looking for a Technical Context Owner. New person will join a cross-functional product squad responsible for increasing value delivery by improving engineering productivity and development of core cross-team services, enabling teams to release features faster, safer with the highest possible quality.

Responsibilities:

  • Drive product vision and roadmaps based on company goals and engineering team needs.
  • Supporting development teams by providing tools and systems which improve engineering productivity through the whole software development lifecycle.
  • Manage a full product lifecycle, collect customers’ feedback into product requirements, drive prioritization and orchestrate execution.
  • Proactively seek gaps and opportunities to drive key initiatives and improve functionality, ease of integration and useability.
  • Impact and challenge technical roadmap, technical designs, and technical standards.

Job Requirements:

  • Experience in a similar position e.g. as Product Owner.
  • Experience in working in scrum teams in an agile environment.
  • Experience and ability to create a product vision that would bring value to the customer.
  • Experience in working with clients and stakeholders. Understand their needs and pass them to the team.
  • Strong communication skills, ability to manage cross-functional interfaces and guide remote teams.
  • Previous experience in hands-on development e.g. as Software Engineer.
  • Experience in optimization of software development life cycle i.e.: CI/CD.
  • Experience working with scalable and distributed systems.
  • Very good analytical skills and problem solving.
  • Ability to work independently and within a team.
  • Ability to easily communicate in English (min. B2).

Pluses:

  • Experience in the game industry.
  • Experience with DevOps (e.g. Kubernetes, Gitlab or similar technologies).
  • Experience in one or more of the following languages: PHP, Java, Golang.

What we offer:

  • ​A unique opportunity to enter a booming industry and to influence the future of digital distribution.
  • A gamer’s paradise where you will be surrounded by games - living & breathing them!
  • A great, laid-back work atmosphere in our office based in Warsaw, Poland.
  • The chance to work in an international environment with exceptional experts.
  • Access to a health care and sports activities package.
  • A relocation package for foreigners as well as assistance from our HR throughout the whole process.
  • Polish lessons should you need them.
  • Frequent social activities, free fruits, an in-house cantina, and other goodies are a standard.
  • An in-house gym, open 24/7, available exclusively for CD PROJEKT RED & GOG.com employees.
  • Free access to CD PROJEKT RED & GOG.com games.

If you think you’ve got what it takes, please submit your CV (in English) and code samples below.

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