Product Manager

DWP. Digital with Purpose. Are you an experienced Product Manager? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, evolving environment? Do you want to support and develop digital products that will be used by millions of people as they interact with government? If you want to work in an environment which values passion and creativity, and where you'll use your skills to make a difference to millions of people, we'd love to hear from you. DWP is the UK's largest government department. We help people into work and make payments worth over £195bn a year, and support over 25 million daily users. We are looking for a digital Product Manager to join our community of tech experts in DWP Digital. We're driving a once-in-a-generation transformation of government products and services. We use fresh ideas and leading-edge technologies to create innovative, scalable and user-centric digital solutions on an epic scale. The DWP products and services we maintain and modernise will be used by nearly every person in the UK, at key moments in their lives. Delivering World-Class Products. In DWP our Product Managers manage the development of products that cut across modern innovative digital services. We are looking for you to join our Children's Digital team and provide customer focused digital solutions that underpin our key mission and passion of supporting families and ensuring positive outcomes for Children in the UK. You will work within a platform team owning various technical shared products and a multi-tenanted hosting and application development platform. Day to day you will: Own and manage several complex products or services simultaneously. Work with various stakeholders across DWP to define and agree roadmaps for all your products in line with DWP Business and DWP Digital Business plans. Work with scrum masters, engineers and architects within squads and agile delivery teams to set the priorities of the squad, constantly juggling the ever-changing demands and priorities around the squad but ensuring a consistent and logical delivery thread is maintained throughout. Understand the business processes and activities that impact and that are impacted by the product or service whilst developing an understanding of how the product or service aligns with the wider strategy of the department. Lead initiatives and champion continual learning and development within the Product Management community. Be a leading member of the Product Management community, taking online management responsibilities. What skills, knowledge and experience will you need? Demonstrable skills within product Management and ownership activities within complex technology environments The ability to show evidence of communicating value proposition for technical underpinning products and platforms and linking to higher order business plans and objectives Experience of working collaboratively within an agile environment to steer the direction of the teams and deliver the best outcomes. Knowledge of building and maintaining relationships with senior stakeholders across the organisation and key external partners. Skills in turning high level and roadmap concepts into actionable backlogs and tasks. Details. Wages. Perks. You'll join us in our brilliant digital hub at Benton Park View, Newcastle which is only a short metro ride from the city centre We also have all the tools and tech we need to enable our people to work and collaborate flexibly. We work a hybrid model - you'll be in the office about 40% of the time, with 60% home working. We offer competitive pay of up to £59, 589 You'll be eligible for a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions worth over 27%. You'll get a generous leave package starting at 26 days, plus all the usual bank holidays, and the option to take extra days off on flexi leave. We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes: Flexible working, flexi hours and flexi days Hybrid working: some time in a hub with the team, some time at home Family-friendly policies Time off volunteering and charitable giving Bring your authentic self to work with 'I Can Be Me in DWP' Discounts and savings on shopping, fun days out and more Interest-free loans to buy a bike or a season ticket, so it's even easier for you to get to work and start making a difference Sports and social activities Working in an award-winning environment and culture Professional development, coaching, mentoring and career progression opportunities. Process. Stage 1: Application Stage 2: Interview We know how valuable your time is. We have a clear and succinct hiring process with only TWO STAGES. Click the link below and get started with the next step in your career at DWP Digital.

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