Product Owner

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Product Owner

Are you passionate about technological innovations, the horticulture sector, delivering cutting-edge digital products, and contributing to more sustainable food production? Do you enjoy project management and working with software and hardware solutions? And are you looking for a place where you can make an impact in the world? Then 30MHz is looking for you!

Full-time / Part-time · Amsterdam

What will you be doing?

As a Product Owner, it is up to you to create the connection between our technology and customers. You keep our focus on the right products and services to meet the needs of our customers and in order to help 30MHz grow. You help develop our product propositions and roadmap, and translate them into product definitions, feature breakdowns and user stories for the Engineering team to build applications. You prioritize the items on the product backlog, assign actions to the teams involved, and keep track of and report on progress. You will lead discovery activities to further evolve our applications in order to meet the customer needs or to leverage new steps/technologies that will improve the application to deliver a better business and user outcome.

In this role you will be part of the Product and Marketing team.

Responsibilities

  • Providing product vision and direction to the Engineering team and stakeholders and creating the right priorities and requirements for product development.
  • Co-developing product propositions together with our Head of Product and Marketing, researching and analyzing our market, customers and users.
  • Ensuring we focus on products and features that deliver maximum value and are aligned with 30MHz’s growth and product strategy.
  • Developing and managing our product development planning and product feature backlog. Lead, keep track of and report on the planning for product release plans and set expectations for delivery of new functionalities.
  • Provide product backlog management, iteration planning, and elaboration of the user stories in Asana.
  • Provide an active role in mitigating impediments impacting successful team completion of Release/Sprint Goals.
  • Continuously reviewing and defining the product vision, roadmap and growth opportunities by monitoring customer/user feedback and metrics from our data platform. Presenting recommendations and proposed steps to the Management Team.

About you

For this position it is important that you have the following qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years working experience as a Product Owner or Product Manager.
  • Enthusiastic, self-starter who works in a pro-active manner and provides solutions.
  • A Bachelors or Masters degree or/of a working and thinking bachelors or master level obtained through experience.
  • Excellent project management skills;
  • Great communication, presentation and leadership skills;
  • Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills;
  • Attention to details;
  • Knowledge of the Agile process and principles;
  • Good English, spoken and written.

It is nice if you have:

  • Have experience in Horticulture or Agriculture or affinity with this sector.
  • Are used to working in multidisciplinary teams and with Engineering teams.

Who are we?

30MHz is an Amsterdam scale-up that builds both hardware and software with and for the horticultural sector. We believe that with technology and data, greenhouses of all sizes can innovate to become more efficient, sustainable and cost-effective. We offer a central portal for every stakeholder in the horticultural sector. Growers, advisors, distributors, and researchers gain full insight into the climatic conditions of horticultural produce. Our data platform ingests all kinds of data sources and analyzes information interactively, enabling you to continuously improve the production process of crops, plants, seeds, and bulbs. All for the cause of one of the biggest issues we are facing as humans: sustainable food production.

What's in it for you?

  • Opportunities to grow with the company.
  • Flexible working hours within a contract from 32-40 hours per week.
  • A smart, diverse and ambitious team tackling one of the biggest issues we are facing as humans: sustainable food production.
  • A culture in which we are productive with as few meetings as possible.
  • A fun and relaxed working environment.
  • Competitive salary and 25 days of annual leave.

Interested?

Then we'd love to hear from you! We like to see your motivation letter with your resume. You will receive a response within two weeks, after which you can be invited for an initial (phone) screening. Are we both positive? A 1st and 2nd interview (online or with us at the office) will follow. Questions? Send an email to recruitment@30mhz.com.