Technical Product Owner (s)

UK /
Product Management – Customer Experience /
/ Hybrid
The Technical Product Owner will work closely with our Product Management team in delivering prioritized, high-quality, customer-focused product improvements. The ideal candidate will be expected to make independent product decisions, find creative solutions to problems and will be a key player in defining WANdisco’s wider product strategy.

Key Qualifications

    • 2+ years of experience in Product Management required
    • Experience in Hadoop and/or Cloud systems and applications, one of each is preferred
    • Solid technical background with hands on experience with software development
    • Passionate about continually improving and innovating current products
    • Excellent communication and analytical skills with proven ability to negotiate with clients and internal stakeholders
    • Ability to split stories to deliver in small increments
    • Experience with technical and public documentation
    • Ability to refine and prioritize work according to business values and the needs of the Engineering team
    • Experience with Java is a plus
    • Product owner or manager qualification a desirable 
    • High energy and ownership, proactive with ability to learn new domains to get the job done


    • Assist in defining, developing, and executing product roadmap through delivery/releases by prioritizing backlogs
    • Confident at leading product discovery initiatives to validate business goals, strategy and future product direction.
    • Leverage analytics, customers feedback, research to envision and propose product improvements
    • Serve as a scrum product owner for multiple development teams, which includes responsibilities such as story creations, success criteria and feature prioritizations
    • Sync with fellow product owners to resolve conflicts and plan releases 
    • Communicate and present functionality in new releases of the product
    • Provide vision of complete product from backend to frontend and user experience
    • Review and drive clear and accurate product documentation
    • Collaborate in various discussions with stakeholders and push back when needed
    • Provide clear and actionable direction to your scrum teams
    • Effectively communicate strategies and trade-offs to senior leaders and also be able to hold a technical discussion with the development teams
    • Offer optimization solutions to processes and technology and appropriately drive it into engineering development
    • Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, documentation, and presentations
    • Review and approve the design and quality of engineering deliverables
    • Program Management – juggle multiple projects, meet deadlines, deliver results


    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline


    • US/UK
About WANdisco
WANdisco is the first and only data activation platform for accelerating digital transformation at scale. WANdisco makes infinite data actionable across clouds and enterprises in real time. WANdisco customers unleash the business value of the cloud with zero downtime, data loss or disruption. WANdisco activates data to power AI and machine learning, create new services, and transform businesses. To learn more, visit