Agile Product Owner (1 year contract, MBFC)

  • Competitive
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Contract, Full time
  • Allegis Global Solutions
  • 09 Mar 18 2018-03-09

Based in MBFC, the team is looking to hire an experienced Agile Product Owner to drive the definition, implementation and commercialization of an internal front office mobile app.


  • Define the vision/ strategy and drive ‘our mobile journey’
  • Perform the Product Owner role as part of the Agile delivery team; responsible for maximizing the business value of the product resulting from the work done by the Development Team. The PO is ultimately accountable for successful delivery
  • Managing relationships, and aligning vision & priorities, with senior stakeholders from various business segments and product lines (Global Banking, Transaction Banking, Financial Markets, Capital Markets & Corporate Finance)


  • The Mobile Product Owner is also responsible for;
    • Eliciting requirements from front facing staff & stakeholders across various business segments and product lines (Global Banking, Transaction Banking, Financial Markets, Capital Markets & Corporate Finance)
    • Creating and maintaining a prioritized Product Backlog, ensuring it is visible, transparent and clear
    • Defining user stories to facilitate clear communication of requirements to the delivery team, including ‘definition of done’
    • Preparing the Agile execution documentation in line with SCB Agile delivery framework, including release plans
    • Clearly communicating priorities, objectives/ goals & acceptance criteria to the agile delivery team
    • Ensuring submission of progress reports, benefits reports, red packs and closure reports to governance forums
    • Ensuring project deliverables are of desired quality and have appropriate endorsement / sign offs
    • Commercialization of Mobile app with front facing staff, including Training, Comms
    • Responsible for tracking benefits realization and adoption on an ongoing basis



What is needed to succeed in this role?

  • Experience of developing and rolling out mobile apps
  • Proven track record in delivering projects successfully through Agile methodology –ideally as a Product Owner
  • Knowledge of CRM platforms would be beneficial eg. Sales force
  • Understanding of wholesale/ corporate banking products, processes and an appreciation of the role of RM’s and their needs would be valuable
  • Strong stakeholder management ability in handling wide ranging and senior stakeholders (across segments/product areas)
  • Proven ability to perform under a high pressure and dynamic environment
  • Solid leadership skills in managing a team with varied skillsets
  • Understanding and appreciation of the technical considerations involved with delivering mobile and digital initiatives within banks, including; infrastructure, security, integration etc