Principal Product Owner, Native Apps (iOS & Android)

Product London, United Kingdom


About the role:

With a broad toolkit you will be a seasoned practitioner who loves detail and thrives collaborating with your team across Product, Product Design, Analytics, Research, Commercial teams and Engineering and inspire them to produce their best work yet.

You’ll set context on ambiguous product areas and opportunities, allowing high quality products to flourish. You have mastered a wide range of workshopping and ideation techniques, always insist upon working with Product Designers and Engineers as well as having excellent presentation skills. You can navigate a complex group of stakeholders, tailoring your approach as you go, and understand how to communicate effectively regardless of their department.

What you’ll do:

  • You will be the Principal product development for key product areas and initiatives
  • You will initiate and wholly own complex product development projects across multiple product teams, defining strategy, establishing excellence and upskilling your colleagues in the process
  • You will lead by example – collaborate with and mentor product owners, pushing Product teams strategic thinking as well as helping with our recruitment efforts
  • You will take into accountability of the end-to-end app experience across iOS and Android platforms under a customer-centric, impact-driven mindset
  • You will support strategic research projects
  • You will navigate effortlessly between high-level strategic thinking and discussing the details of our customer experience
  • You will elevate the whole team and be their ambassador internally and externally
  • You will partner and develop a close peer relationship with a Principal Product Designer
  • You will support and elevate Data insights integration in the product development cycle
  • You will be accountable for key app experience KPIs

Who you are:

  • You are experienced in native app product development
  • You are experienced in Retail, Tech or E-Commerce companies
  • You have consolidated experience in the Native Apps Consumer Products area, with a strong knowledge of Customer Experience and Conversion Rate Optimisation
  • You are experienced in working on high traffic consumer products is a plus
  • You have an understanding of the luxury retail industry is a plus
  • You are highly collaborative
  • You are able to use data to inform key decisions. This includes analysing usage patterns to drive prioritization and adopting a test and learn approach to building product to inform product direction
  • You are strong analytical and conceptual skills
  • You are able to demonstrate the process and outcome of the evidence-based approach that you’ve employed on previous projects
  • You have excellent communication skills in English, being able to communicate at all levels in the organization (from the development team to the C-Level team)
  • You have exceptional attention to detail, an ability to assimilate, sort through and aggregate complex information quickly and effectively
  • You are able and willing to travel to other Farfetch offices when required