10 May '19
PRODUCT MANAGER (EE/AA) - Bachelor’s degree (Computer Science/Engineering/Informatics)-Essential

FMCG, Retail & Wholesale, Western Cape CPT - CBD

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PRODUCT MANAGER (EE/AA) - Bachelor’s degree (Computer Science/Engineering/Informatics)-Essential BASED IN CAPE TOWN Cape Town

JOB OVERVIEW

You will have overall responsibility for defining and briefing in Technical Product Requirements for technical projects and related project management.

YOUR SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE:

  • Working closely with the Merchant Product Lead to define strategic business requirements for technical systems development
  • Translating business requirements into functional and technical IT user stories and project specifications, by ensuring that projects are broken down into phases to deliver immediate business benefit
  • End-to-end project management of technical projects throughout the entire product development lifecycle – setting timelines, driving project schedules, leading cross-functional development teams from design through to release and managing the production launch
  • Collaborate with the development team and other engineering colleagues, to answer queries in a timely fashion, and clarify details required for a successful build
  • Managing project stakeholder communications to ensure the optimal escalation of project risks
  • Managing the prioritisation of the engineering team’s tasks

MUST HAVE REQUIREMENTS

Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of experience in business analysis or a related technical role, preferably driving large, company-wide initiatives
  • Relevant tertiary degree (Computer Science/Engineering/Informatics)
  • Experience in an agile/iterative project management and development environment is a plus
  • Experience in an e-commerce environment is a plus
  • Strong project management and communication skills – able to effectively manage cross-functional stakeholders (in particular the engineering team) to ensure projects are delivered according to specifications on-time
  • Strong commercial acumen – analytical and able to use data to drive decision making

Should you be interested in this position and meet the above criteria, forward your MS Word CV to marie@mhgroup.co.za

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

 

Ad Visible Until: 24 May 2019
Ref: CT001436/MH

Vacancy Type: Permanent