Product Owner

ProductRemote, Pristina, Albania


Description

Location: This role is in Pristina, Kosovo

Our Story
: Litera, headquartered in Chicago, IL, is a fast-growing software company and one of the leading legal technology suppliers in the world. Serving over 90% of the world's largest law firms, our software is used by hundreds of thousands of lawyers every day. As a company recently selected for Crain's Best Places to Work in Chicago, we believe professional development, rewards programs, open communication, and transparent leadership all contribute to a unique and open work environment. Our employees are driven, energetic, passionate, and directly impact the future of the company.

The Opportunity:

Come join a driven team of product professionals dedicated to helping customers and internal stakeholders focus on what matters. We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated, and energetic product owner to join our team and help push our products to the next level of excellence.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop a deep understanding of the products your teams create and support.
  • Develop an in-depth understanding of the current marketplace, personas, problems, and key workflows, working with market-facing teams to review market data, observe users, and review customer feedback.
  • Document detailed business problems and technical requirements.
  • Use market data to drive planning and execution to successfully deliver both strategic and tactical market-driven products.
  • Partner with product peers, customer support, sales, and development teams to act as the voice of the customer and channel feedback, mediate, and drive consensus among these groups.
  • Work with customer support and marketing teams to successfully launch new versions of products as well as create sales and training materials for new versions.
  • Facilitate release and sprint planning processes, scrum ceremonies, and empower team commitments for release and sprint delivery.
  • Collaborate with teams, monitor and track release and sprint milestones, and facilitate mitigation of issues and risks.
About you
  • At least 4 years of experience as a product manager or product owner in agile
    environments, although more experience is welcome
  • You have excellent communication skills, written and verbal, with the ability to take complex business requirements and translate them to a form that’s widely understandable
  • You can think through and advise about how small changes or requests can have strategic impacts across all levels of the business
  • You’re comfortable speaking with a wide range of stakeholders, willing to travel when appropriate, and able to seek out conversations and discussions yourself
  • You are self-motivated with curiosity about how our customers work, and passionate about delivering great user experiences
  • You’re comfortable balancing competing priorities while working with and solving problems for customers. You don’t shy away from awkward situations or being clear when you can’t commit to something
  • You have attained a bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Bonus if you have experience in the legal or legal technology industries

What Sets us Apart?

  • Work with a team that has a proven track record
  • Our company growth will challenge, and encourage you to broaden your skills
  • Generous allocation of paid time off, and flexible work hours
  • Available merit-based cash bonus plan
  • Many opportunities for rewards and recognition