Acquia empowers the world’s most ambitious brands to create digital customer experiences that matter. With open source Drupal at its core, the Acquia Digital Experience Platform (DXP) enables marketers, developers, and IT operations teams at thousands of global organizations to rapidly compose and deploy digital products and services that engage customers, enhance conversions, and help businesses stand out.
Headquartered in the U.S., Acquia has been named a top software company by The Software Report and rated a leader by the analyst community. Acquia’s India office is a Great Place to Work certified organization. We are Acquia. We are building for the future and we want you to be a part of it!
At Acquia we are proud that our company’s founder Dries Buytaert created Drupal and now enables us to be one of the biggest contributors to this powerful, free, and open-source content management framework that powers at least 2.3% of the web. Combined with Acquia’s powerful products, our product team’s contributions have been lauded as one of the best DXPs in the world by both the Forrester Wave and Gartner Magic Quadrant.
About the role…
To help us to grow our Digital Experience Platform and Acquia, we’re in search of a Product Owner to join our Drupal Cloud team. As an ideal candidate, you will have a keen eye for process, data, and agile delivery in enterprise product offerings and the innovative mindset to fill them.
Collaborating with prospective users and clients to understand and anticipate their needs and translate them into product requirements
Managing the product backlog and prioritizing them based on changing requirements
Overseeing all stages of product creation including design and development
Developing user stories
Monitoring and evaluating product progress at each stage of the process
Liaising with the product team and end-users to deliver updates
Participating in Scrum meetings and product sprints
In-depth knowledge of Scrum and Agile Software Development Methodology
Working knowledge of product development architecture
Ability to prioritize effectively
Uncompromising focus on excellence
Empathetic towards customers and all the roles required to build a successful product
Biased towards action and practical solutions
Technically proficient enough to earn the respect of a development team
Excellent oral and written communication
Ability to work with large, and or distributed teams
Prior experience with content management systems such as Drupal, SaaS products or node.js would be a plus.
2-3 years of experience as a Product Owner, preferably in delivering enterprise software products or solutions
Extensive hands-on development knowledge on modern development platforms, Cloud based solutioning (AWS preferred)
Has navigated teams through adverse situations, either successfully or unsuccessfully
Well versed in modern development techniques and automated testing strategies
Acquia is proud to provide best-in-class benefits offerings to our employees and their families in maintaining both a healthy body and a healthy mind. Core Benefits include: competitive healthcare coverage, wellness programs, take it when you need it time off, parental leave, recognition programs, and much more!
Individuals seeking employment at Acquia are considered without regard to race, color, religion, caste, creed, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation. Whatever you answer will not be considered in the hiring process or thereafter.