Product Owner Proxy

Metrohm Research Slovakia s. r. o.

Place of work
Ševčenkova 34, Petržalka
Contract type
full-time, trade licence
Start date
by agreement
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
from 2000 € / btt. based on experiences

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

- Preparing product definition by working with stakeholders, developers, and internal/external customers
- Collaboration within the Scrum team in the development of the product
- Analysing the SW requirements and breaking them down into epics and stories
- Participation in agile ceremonies including Sprint Planning, Backlog Grooming, Sprint Demonstrations and Retrospectives
- Maintenance of product backlog
- Assistance with risk, change and dependency management
- Close cooperation with POs and other PO proxies regarding the prioritization and procedure in the sprints

Employee perks, benefits

- Interesting projects based on the newest technologies
- Internal & external education and trainings (certifications)
- Several introduction trainings (in Switzerland)
- International environment, team buildings
- flexible working time, home office 2 days / month
- 25 vacation days/year
- 40,00 €/month - personal budget
- Language courses (en, de) fully paid by company
- Referral & relocation bonus
- Lunch Vouchers covered by Metrohm, free fruit, coffee in office, Air Hockey :-)

Information about the selection process

If you do not have updated CV, just send us your contact information or link to LinkedIn profile to [email protected] and we will gladly speak with you.

Expected date of completion of the selection process

31 January 2019 (there are still 14 more days)

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University student
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2) and German - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

- English and German – advanced
- At least 2 years of experience on similar position
- Facilitation skills – ability to facilitate meetings and requirements definition and be a liaison between internal/external customer, developers and stakeholders
- Analytical skills – detail oriented with ability to critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a more general understanding, distinguish presented user request from the underlying true needs, and distinguish solution ideas from requirements
- Organizational skills – ability to work with the vast array of information gathered during requirements analysis and to exercise flexibility with changing business priorities
- Interpersonal skills – ability to help negotiate priorities and to resolve conflicts among representatives from various business and development teams
- Team skills – works well with others, delivers positive energy to their team
- Time management skills – ability to work in a fast paced team environment and consistently meet deadlines and work independently with minimal supervision
- Modelling skills – ability to represent requirements in graphical forms that clarify and augment written requirements
- Detail oriented with the ability to organize and prioritize tasks to ensure timely delivery of the Sprints
- Knowledge of agile framework (Scrum particularly)


Brief description of the company

We are building a new development site in Bratislava, where several Scrum Teams will develop challenging software for our new ion analysis and lab automation platform.

Metrohm is a leading swiss company in the field of instrumental chemical analytics. With more than 2,000 employees, we develop, produce, sell and maintain high-precision measuring instruments for chemical analyses in the laboratory and in industrial production processes. We are active in more than 80 countries, with our own subsidiaries or exclusive representatives.

Number of employees

10-19 employees

Company address

Metrohm Research Slovakia s. r. o.
Ševčenkova 34
851 01 Bratislava - mestská časť Petržalka


ID: 3343179   Dátum zverejnenia: 11.1.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   from 2000 € / btt. based on experiences