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Product Owner

Posted 01 November 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Body & Chassis
Contact NameNutan Dhalpe

Job description

Order Ref: 39129

Position Title: Product Owner

Duration: 3 Month Rolling Contract

Location: Gaydon

Division: Body Engineering

Position Description:

  • Product Owner
  • Wheels and Tyres Interim Agile Module Leader for Wheels and Tyres on a new architecture with multiple vehicles in development.
  • Leader of the squad: the PO will guide and support the squad members whilst ensuring that their output is aligned and compatible with the wider business.
  • The members of this squad are component engineers releasing wheels, tyres, puncture management solutions and elements of the tyre pressure monitoring system.
  • The operating model is Agile Scrum, so the PO leads the squad on the daily basis with close support from the Scrum Master.

Skills Required:

  • Delivery of body or chassis hardware for new model programmes in high volume production.
  • Team co-ordination within a project management framework (preferably Agile).
  • Supplier management for new product delivery into high volume production

Experience Required:

  • Working knowledge of the main technologies for wheels, tyres and puncture management in the premium segment.
  • Experience leading a diverse team including issue resolution and presentation of the team's achievements to all levels.
  • Experienced user of project management frameworks.
  • Experience of supplier management.

Experience Preferred:

  • Delivery of wheels or tyres as a lead engineer.
  • Experience of delivery in an AGILE project environment.
  • Experience of design validation planning.
  • Client product delivery experience.

Additional Information :

  • 1 day per week in office on average