Junior Product Owner

Who is Mastercard?

We are the global technology company behind the world's fastest payments processing network. We are a vehicle for commerce, a connection to financial systems for the previously excluded, a technology innovation lab, and the home of Priceless ®. We ensure every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives. We believe as our company grows, so should you. We believe in connecting everyone to endless, priceless possibilities.

Job Title

Junior Product Owner

Mastercard are looking for an enthusiastic Junior Product Owner to join their Product organisation working across their suite of payment products. Working collaboratively with other Product Owners, Product Management and Engineering, this is a fantastic opportunity for someone to learn or develop their product ownership skills.

•Collaborate with the Product Manager to understand product requirements and define the 'what' during product development
•Be a passionate advocate of the product vision and act as the voice of the customer throughout the development cycle
•Work with the Engineering team to help define and elaborate epics and user stories
•Manage prioritisation of the product backlog to be continually aligned to business value
•Ensure the product backlog is visible to stakeholders to ensure transparency
•Accept completed epics and stories according to your Definition of Done
•Act as knowledge broker to resolve blockers
•Support other Product Owners where required

The successful Junior Product Owner will have the following -

Essential skills
•Exceptional communication and stakeholder management skills
•Excellent collaborative, analytical and problem solving skills
•Ability to plan and organise effectively and deliver to deadlines
•An agile mindset with willingness to learn and adapt quickly to changing priorities
•An entrepreneurial spirit coupled with good negotiating skills

Desirable skills
•Technical appreciation of modern software architecture
•Successful B2B or B2C product development experience
•Experience of agile methodologies
•Knowledge of the UK and International Payments Market, specifically ACH payments.

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.​

If you require accommodations or assistance to complete the online application process, please contact reasonable.accommodation@mastercard.com and identify the type of accommodation or assistance you are requesting. Do not include any medical or health information in this email. The Reasonable Accommodations team will respond to your email promptly.

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