Product Owner

December 09, 2021

This is an opportunity to join a growing Product & Design Team building the most innovative Foreign Exchange & Payments software. Caplin develops web-based Foreign Exchange trading software for banks and their clients, a historically underserved market. We are known for our best-in-class UI and UX which has been crucial to our success in providing financial services organisations a competitive edge against neo-banks. Our clients also love us because we invest in innovative product development and work closely with them to build out and prioritise our roadmaps. Our ambition is to be the leading provider of web-based Foreign Exchange trading software used by banks and their clients globally!

We are currently looking for a Product Owner to work with the wider Product Team design, develop and deliver intuitive solutions for our clients across the Foreign Exchange & Payments Product Portfolio. 

The role

As a Product Owner at Caplin you will be responsible for the backlogs across a number of development teams implementing our products with new clients, delivering new features, as well as enhancing and supporting our products for existing clients. You will work closely with the other Product Owners and Product Designers while reporting into the Product Lead.

Your responsibilities will include the following:

  • Detail roadmap features and deliver against desired outcomes with the wider Product Team
  • Ideate and prototype with Product Designers and Engineering Leads
  • Prioritise and manage the team backlogs
  • Escalate any large feature requests to the Product Lead & Product Owners for prioritisation against the wider product strategy
  • Align product development items to the wider product vision
  • Define, document and deliver features, enhancements and bug fixes with the assigned development teams
  • Support development teams in product development
  • Present enhancements/feature designs to clients for feedback at account management meetings
  • Refine, detail and break down conditions of satisfaction for new client projects into user stories for the development teams
  • Act as a product evangelist for Caplin’s Products
  • Support in writing requirements for Proof of Concepts
  • Gather feedback and detailed requirements from clients as part of any feature delivery
  • Consider cross product opportunities with any new feature request
  • Research the Foreign Exchange & Payments markets and bring innovative ideas to enhance our Products
  • Conduct user research and testing with existing clients together with a Product Designer
  • Be the voice of the customer internally 

You should apply if:

You’ll need to have:

  • The ambition to create the best Foreign Exchange & Payments product(s) on the market
  • Experience as a Business Analyst/Product Owner/Product Manager
  • Experience with product ownership
  • Experience delivering software solutions
  • Experience working with cross functional teams
  • Experience writing product specifications
  • Experience with Behavioural Driven Development and writing user stories and Given-When-Then acceptance criteria
  • An eye for detail
  • First hand experience working with engineering teams to refine product specification
  • Experience working with UX designers
  • Understanding of user testing and research principles
  • Excellent customer facing skills and stakeholder management
  • Experience running/contributing towards requirements workshops
  • Ability to communicate and engage audiences of different seniority levels
  • Experience working in an agile environment 

Work with us!

Please send us your CV and Covering Letter to careers@caplin.com

Note: Applications are for individual applications only and all contact from unsolicited agents will be rejected.