User Research (advanced)
Product Management (advanced)
Tesco Technology is multi-functional and specialist team that drives operational excellence of services improves scale for our systems and processes globally and creates business leading capabilities.
We are an agile team of an industry-leading team of engineers. We create the future continuous integration and delivery tools for Colleague and Customer & Loyalty areas, solving problems, and developing new features through quality, scalable, performant, and maintainable technical solutions.
About the Tesco Technology Address team
The address team are responsible for managing the product vision, strategy and development of one of Tesco’s core technology foundations an API Platform that provides a simple, secure and accurate way of managing a customer’s details (e.
g. name, address, location etc.) in a cross channel / omnichannel environment.
Our product responds to millions of requests per day, both online and across every till instore. We are central to almost every technology-oriented journey that Tesco has.
The Address Team is responsible for customer information across UK, ROI, Czechia, Slovakia and Hungary.
If you’ve ever shopped with us online you’ve already been a user of the Address service.
As the Product Manager, you’ll be leading an agile team of industry leading engineers upon Tesco’s Address system. You will be responsible for the future direction of the products that we build, solving problems, encouraging your team and developing new features through quality, scalable, performant and maintainable technical solutions.
The solutions that you and your team will be responsible for will have a global reach, impacting millions of customers.
Help to determine the product strategy for this area by working with other Product Managers and the Head of Product for Customer APIs to deliver the product vision.
Act as the Product Manager and work direct with the development team and other stakeholders to break down complex pieces of work into manageable slices of value with the aim to deliver as frequently as possible.
Navigate and manage conflicting priorities really well, communicate clearly and understand how to drive a high level of focus and excellence in all those around you.
Deliver simple, well described, prioritized stories to your development team whilst ensuring context of the works importance is shared and the value it delivers is clear.
Relentlessly measure and communicate value created to all stakeholders, all the time.
Work with delivery counterparts to plan sprints / releases that unlock value for complex interdependent outcomes.
Work closely with your products customers, analytics teams and business stakeholders to understand the issues they face, lead discovery work to define minimum viable products (MVP) and minimum product fit for each new feature.
Retire legacy Address systems to ensure that there is a single source if truth when it comes to all of Tesco’s address related needs.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
A methodical / analytical approach and great problem-solving skills
Use good prioritization techniques to refine and groom your backlog
Attitude and the aptitude to learn new product area / domain quickly
Great presentation and persuasion skills
Team player who could work collaboratively with other members of the team
Empathy and good listening skills to understand the needs / pain points of your customers / stakeholders
Knowledge of Agile methodologies, writing effective user stories / acceptance criteria
Understanding of User Research / Design Thinking concepts
Numerate and confident handling data.
Good domain expertise in the relevant functional area
Knowledge and experience of product management best practice and methodologies and strong technical acumen
Experience of User Research / Design Thinking concepts and applied those for your product work.
Good knowledge in the use of Tools & Techniques for Backlog prioritisation, managing dependencies and for gaining insights using available data points.
Broad knowledge and understanding of the technologies relevant to product management.
Knowledge and experience of current software development methodologies and processes.
What’s in it for you
Tesco is a diverse and exciting employer, dedicated to being #aplacetogeton, providing career-defining opportunities to all of our colleagues.
If you chose to join our business, we will provide you with :
Private healthcare - care package including free flu vaccination;
Cafeteria & Multisport subsidized MyBenefit cafeteria platform with an option to use the funds on the multisport card.
Optional life insurance a wide variety of insurance options from our partner, available optionally at a significant discount.
If that sounds exciting, then we'd love to hear from you.