Location: Hybrid (Cambridge) or Remote

Salary: £40,000 - £65,000, depending on experience

Type: Full Time

Team: Product Team

Supported by: Director of Product

Your mission

Are you a Product Owner who wants to be at the forefront of transforming learning through literacy in a high-growth EdTech company? This opportunity will appeal to an experienced product owner who is ready to take a senior role in a high growth organisation. Working directly with the Director of Product, CEO, Product Managers and technology partners, your mission is to bring our ambitious product development roadmap to market. As Product Owner, you will be the key connection between our product and engineering teams, using your product owner skills and excellent communication to deliver.

Who are we and what drives us?

Bedrock Learning is an innovative education technology scale-up, transforming learning through literacy. Schools and parents rely on our impactful solutions to improve learner outcomes. Our cutting-edge platform teaches and helps hundreds of thousands of users every single day. We are committed to each and every one of them, whether they’re completing a grammar quiz, reading an impact report or asking us a question via support. Our inquisitive culture drives maximum value for our users, which makes Bedrock a rewarding and exhilarating place to work.

What you’ll be doing

  • Leading sprint planning and backlog management to ensure Bedrock Learning delivers on its ambitious development roadmap
  • Collaborating with engineers, product managers, education specialists and other team members in sprint planning, prioritisation and tracking and reporting progress
  • Leading on testing by developing an emerging UAT capability across the business
  • Working closely with senior members of the business to define and analyse high-level roadmaps and dependencies
  • Feeding in to ideation, discovery and strategy
  • Evaluating new requests against existing priorities and backlogs
  • Developing industry-standard practices and agile ways of working across the product and engineering teams
  • Documenting systems and processes for managing and delivering our products.

Requirements for the role

  • Relevant product owner experience in a SaaS business
  • Thorough understanding of application development and release processes
  • Scrum certified or equivalent industry experience
  • Experience with and knowledge of multiple leading Lean and Agile approaches such as Scrum, Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and DSDM
  • Proven track record of delivering at pace
  • Effective use of Atlassian tools, Jira and Confluence
  • Skilled at project and resource planning
  • Experience with and knowledge of multiple leading Lean and Agile approaches Scrum, Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and DSDM

Benefits

Your health and wellbeing

  • 4-day week trial, running June 2022 - November 2022
  • Comprehensive private medical cover for you, your partner and children including: GP services, mental health pathway, dental and optical, enhanced hospital lists and full medical cover
  • Employee assistance programme for mental health, wellbeing, financial and legal support
  • Eye examination scheme
  • Hybrid working
  • Additional holiday available above 33 days
  • Office closure between Christmas and New Year
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

Your development

  • £1,000 yearly personal allowance for training and development
  • Exciting, high-growth company with opportunity to progress rapidly
  • Company pension scheme

Your team

  • A vibrant company culture – read our company culture code
  • Team-building Fridays, including free lunch
  • Frequent company funded social events