Careers with Algomi

Junior Product Owner

NEW YORK, 04 May 2017

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Opportunity for a full-time, permanent, Junior Product Owner to join the growing team at our US headquarters in New York City reporting to the Head of Product.

The role is part of a global team and has interaction with both internal contacts and external clients.

Essential skills:

  • 1+ year experience as Business Analyst or Product Owner
  • Good communication skills
  • Creative and innovative thinking with the ability to translate requirements into specifications
  • Experience writing detailed product design specifications
  • Legally permitted and able to work in New York City, and travel within North America

Preferred experience:

  • Agile scrum experience preferably with knowledge of writing user stories in BDD format
  • Good MS Office skills, in particular with Word, PowerPoint and Excel     
  • Experience with JIRA, Confluence and FIX-APIs
  • Knowledge of mySql or Oracle database
  • Experience with tools such as Balsamiq or inVision for product mock-ups
  • Knowledge of Fixed Income products and market


  • Work closely with Algomi's Client Relationship Management team and, when needed, gather feedback from clients
  • Review product specifications and requirements; appraising new products and proposed improvements to the existing suite of products
  • Produce comprehensive functional specification and mock-ups for developers; correctly explaining all possible feature behaviours and requirements
  • Produce user guides for new products and new version releases
  • Work with scrum masters to prioritise build items for each sprint
  • Work closely with other functions as required; for example with Support, Operations and Legal