General information

Agency: Kinesso

Job Function: Technology

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Job Ref#: 11422

Description & Requirements

Position Summary

Kinesso’s Product Owners work closely with all delivery departments & project management teams. You will be part of the Product Team, responsible for collecting, analyzing, refining, and prioritizing product requirements. The right candidate is an exceptionally self-motivated problem-solver with a positive attitude and the ability to work well as a team. You have excellent communication and negotiation skills, approach situations with a win-win stance, and you are a great critical thinker. You feel empowered through passion and commitment to deliver products with your finest craftmanship. Prior technical and data background is a plus.


Key Responsibilities

  •        Be the overall responsible person for the product delivery.
  •        Define and drive the implementation and delivery of short to medium-term vision for the product/services.
  •        Vision is all-encompassing; not only the functionalities provided for the customers but as well technical innovations and continuous improvements.
  •        Plan the product roadmap, manage the product backlog, and feature development and prioritize user stories to balance internal & external demands with available resources.
  •        Collaborate with stakeholders, research and design team, development team to design, build, test, and review the product, while ensuring development projects are delivered on time and high accordance in quality as expected by corporate standards.
  •        Gather & prioritize inputs from sales, marketing, data scientists, services & directly from customers & partners.
  •        Recommend new opportunities based on market analysis, industry trends and customer inputs.
  •        Document and keep requirements, specifications, and use cases for new product features up to date.
Desired Skills & Experience

  •        Hands-on experience leading/managing agile product development as product owner/manager, or business analyst for a minimum 3 years.
  •         Proven track record of delivering data driven solutions with a customer-first mindset.
  •    Self-driven, motivated, and purpose-led individual: The Product Owner, from the interactions with the team and stakeholders needs to become the embodiment of a vision for the product. Being passionate about it is the key to get everyone on board.
  •      Experience in leading / driving a software development team. The candidate must feel safe and relaxed discussing with his team, peers, and stakeholders to collectively craft, design and drive the implementation of a vision into a software masterpiece.
  •        Great understanding on data and the ability to use data to inform decision-making and prioritization.
  •        Great understanding on BI, SQL, and data architecture.
  •        Great understanding on Agile methodology.
  •        Great understanding in data modeling within data mart / data warehouse.
  •        Basic understanding on Master Data Management.
  •        Adaptable to fast-paced work environment.
  •        Flexible to work outside of business hours.
  •        Excellent verbal and written communication in English.

About Us

Kinesso brings together the best minds in data, technology and media activation to deliver seamless data-driven marketing solutions. As a technology-enabler, Kinesso powers marketing systems through a proprietary suite of applications that integrate ad tech and martech. Kinesso’s application framework spans audience, planning, and activation, delivering insights and business outcomes for leading global brands.