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REQ ID: 123533
JOB TITLE: Product Owner
SALARY: £50,000 - £60,000

LOCATION: Manchester  


An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world’s most iconic brands. JLR is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.




A product Owner leading specific feature creation within the Mobile App Product Group, for JLR, based on our new Global Digital Development Centre in Manchester.


We are looking for people driven by a passion for Agile, product ownership and leading the delivery of squads across multiple Mobile products.


Becoming an essential part of a collaborative, iterative and agile process within a multi-disciplined team helping deliver best in class digital solutions. This role provides a unique opportunity to help define, support and grow an entirely new agile software delivery capability within JLR. Reporting directly to the Global Digital Development Centre Lead, you will be a valued member of the team, contributing to the strategic direction of the centre and projects delivered.


We’re also keen for you to mentor and share your agile skills and knowledge with other members of the scrum teams and the wider Global Digital Development Centre.


Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities


  • Ownership, definition, maintenance, and prioritisation of the product backlog to meet business needs.
  • Facilitating agreements and trade-offs in the product backlog
  • Oversee all development stages of the product.
  • Removing impediments for the successful delivery of the defined product backlog
  • Evaluate and deploy strategies for the product to guide through the product lifecycle.
  • Helping build, maintain and prioritise development backlogs, with the agile delivery manager ensuring they are detailed enough at the right time.




  • Experience of product ownership and project delivery through software development teams
  • Successfully applied Agile/ Scaled Agile practices for product ownership.
  • Experience with working across organisational silos and breaking down barriers to successful product ownership.
  • Understanding of basic fundamentals of iterative software development and incremental delivery
  • Understanding of high-quality user stories and how to drive to a satisfactory MVP.




Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes JLR the perfect place to continue your journey.


JLR is committed to equal opportunity for all.


At JLR we are passionate about our people. They are at the heart of our business. We are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive culture that is representative of our global customers and the society in which we live; a culture in which every one of our employees can bring their authentic self to work, and reach their full potential.


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We look after our employees by offering a host of benefits and investing in their talent through award-winning training

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