I am an entrepreneurial, user obsessed product lover and builder. My innovative mind-set and ambitious drive, along with my design thinking have led me to win a total of £12,000 start-up funding from Santander and NWES (UK's largest enterprise agency in the UK). Understanding the needs of customers and collaborating with developers, designers and stakeholders to create a solution is something I thoroughly enjoy. I am looking to join a forward thinking and innovative company that uses agile methodologies to build exciting products. My experience is weighted towards, managing offshore and in house developers, product delivery, user discovery, user experience research, senior key stakeholder management and contributing towards the development of the company vision and customer propositions.Locked Pro Plan feature
esponsible for the strategic direction setting and delivery of the Investment Data Management System. • Develop and implement a go to market plan for internal and external development team and key stakeholders. • Provide technical training for new launched solutions. • Create and manage a user backlog, acting as a key stakeholder for our agile development team, • Work directly with other product owners, system engineers, program managers, developers, testers and customers to define features and user stories. • Using the customer voice to provide a business perspective on value during day to day development. • Drive and own product backlog grooming and management, prioritise the iteration and drive acceptance and testing and delivery of iteration • Contributing to the transformation of Octopus labs to turn into a technology focused fin tech division.
Contributed to the product strategy and vision for the eve Sleep Ecommerce sites focusing across 14 international websites. • Managed and provided leadership in the execution of the marketing plan through timely cross-functional collaboration and customer communication • Lead the effort to generate the marketing plan and strategy based on the analysis and research of market data from the NPD & Marketing team. • Owned the QA processes and rolled out a formal testing standard across EVE and was used by developers and key stakeholders. • Defined and lead development tasks from concept to delivery. • Managed offshore developers in India and in house developers when running retro, stand-ups and sprint planning. • Worked closely with the Head and Director of Product, Lead developer, junior front end and back end developers, Country Managers and various Stakeholder during product planning, delivery, QA testing and product completion.