Product Owner # Consumer IoT

London, Greater London
  1. Full Time
  2. Strategy
Posting date:03 Dec, 2018

Role Title: Product Owner, Consumer IoT

Location: London

At Vodafone Group we build connections to all our Global operations, acting as an advisory board to drive consistency and customer excellence across 30 countries and for over 420 million customers. We are constantly uncovering tactics to innovate the way we operate, set our global standards or lead our strategic performance. By joining Vodafone Group, you will be part of evolving our digital world of total communications. Now is the time to get on board.

The Consumer IoT function (V by Vodafone) is accountable for the design, development, deployment and operations of state-of-the-art propositions in the Consumer IoT space. By using the latest technologies and agile delivery practices, all these products and services are provided with high quality to ensure excellent brand and revenue impact on a market estimated to be worth 10 billion Euro by 2021 in Europe.

The role:

Working in the exciting Consumer IoT team, the Product Owner is responsible for driving and documenting the product requirements for our Vodafone Consumer IoT offerings as part of a cross-functional agile team. The product owner will ensure the customer and the customer experience is championed throughout an agile development process.  The successful candidate will have an understanding of IoT devices and the commercial models behind them, this will allow the candidate to support the overall product strategy and ongoing activities. This role actively supports the integration with, and development of mobile apps and IoT hardware.


Joining us as a Product Owner, you can be part of our empowering Consumer IoT function. The Future is exciting. Ready?”

With us you will:
  • Create and refine user stories and acceptance criteria for the development of and integration with mobile apps and IoT hardware
  • Document the requirements and UE/UX design process to develop & launch Consumer IoT products
  • Manage multiple backlogs with key stakeholders as part of a cross-functional agile team from, product, development, design and delivery functions. Prioritise backlogs and sprint candidates according to the overall product scope and vision.
  • Steer & challenge the delivery team, Group Technology teams, User Experience teams and external vendors to deliver the defined services according to specifications in time and to the requisite quality
Apply if you have:
  • Background in product management for consumer services in the mobile or software industry with a track record of delivering high quality products
  • Strong understanding of mobile and internet technologies as well as knowledge of mobile applications for the major mobile platforms (Android & iOS).
  • Must have scrum, agile experience
  • Strong understanding of IoT products both in OTT and for TelCo competition including underlying consumer trends from smart verticals such as but not limited to Health / Transportation & Automotive / Pet / Home / Elderly / Entertainment
  • High customer focus and ability to communicate effectively, inspire and influence.
  • Experience in a complex, multi-national environment 
  • Defined/specified app features for iOS/Android
What you can expect from us:
  • Dedicated support and mentoring
  • Opportunity to develop and progress – plus a solid dedication to work-life balance. It all means you’ll have everything you need to advance your career, and achieve your full potential.
  • Annual company bonus
  • 28 day’s holiday
  • Contributory company pension scheme
Commitment from Vodafone

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised, developed and rewarded. We believe that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business and we are committed to creating an inclusive work environment which respects, values, celebrates and makes the most of people’s individual differences - we are not only multinational but multicultural too. At Vodafone you will have access to our excellent benefits programme that you would expect from any global company. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us on

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