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Belfast, Northern Ireland

Closing Date

2022-07-05 23:00:00


Product Owner - (hybrid)

  • About Us


    The world isn’t standing still, and neither is Allstate. We’re moving quickly, looking across our businesses and brands and taking bold steps to better serve customers’ evolving needs. That’s why now is an exciting time to join our team. You’ll have opportunities to take risks, challenge the status quo and shape the future for the greater good.


    You’ll do all this in an environment of excellence and the highest ethical standards – a place where values such as integrity, inclusive diversity and accountability are paramount. We empower every employee to lead, drive change and give back where they work and live. Our people are our greatest strength, and we work as one team in service of our customers and communities.


    Allstate operate a very flexible hybrid working policy that will allow you to design your working week in collaboration with your manager with a blend of remote and office working for NI based employees as well as condensed working patterns (4 day week/9 day fortnight).


    Join our team and you’ll find challenge and reward in a culture of innovation, support and balance. 





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    Your role in the team


    This is a great opportunity for a Product Owner who wants to join a product team that is continually striving to improve our teams, the value we deliver and our product practices as part of our learning culture.  This role will involve mentoring and training, for example shadowing other Product Managers. 


    • Working as part of a Scrum team you will help with the following - defining goals, creating roadmaps. prioritising work efforts, creating user stories, sprint planning and stakeholder communication  
    • You will help with the coordination of cross functional efforts
    • You will be expected to also prioritise personal development and be an active part of our product team as we look to collectively do things better
    • You will bring a product mindset and help frame business challenges into deliverable stories
    • You will be given help and support as we will expect you to come to fully understand the product team in terms of the technical challenges and details, key integrations and the functioning of the application area
    • Per the nature of this role you will be the main conduit between the business stakeholders, users and the product engineering team
    • You will play an active role in team ceremonies and look to ensure we use feedback to seek improvements




    So, what are the essential criteria to apply?


    • All candidates must evidence an existing right to work in the UK
    • At minimum 3 years’ experience working in IT industry with a minimum of 1 year experience in a Product focused role (i.e. as a Technical Lead/Business Analyst/System Analyst/Project Manager)
    • Practical experience working with Agile methodologies in multi-team agile environments


    The successful candidate must also demonstrate competency in:


    • Demonstrate how you applied your ability to be self-directed and to proactively anticipate problems and seek opportunities


    We also have some desirable criteria


    • Previous experience as a Product Manager/Owner is preferrable
    • Experience working within Information Security
    • Achieved an Information Security Certification



    What we offer


    As Digital DNA’s Workplace of the Year 2020 & 2022 winners, we offer a generous benefits package that includes flexible annual leave entitlement, dental and healthcare insurance, an attractive pension package and discounts on gym memberships, public transport and parking.


    Allstate invests heavily in your development, as an employee you will have access to multiple world-class learning platforms and courses from our award-winning in-house Learning & Development team.


    We pride ourselves in providing clear career paths and opportunities for internal mobility allowing you to further develop within the organisation.


    We encourage a better work life balance and you’ll have the opportunity to apply for various flexible working arrangements.


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    Statement on Fair Employment and Equal Opportunities


    Allstate NI wishes to ensure equal opportunity is given to all job applicants.  This company will not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender (including gender reassignment status), sexual orientation, religious belief, political opinion, marital status, age or disability.


    We are an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, as women are currently under-represented in our workforce, we would particularly welcome applications from women. All appointments will be made on merit.


    Applicants should note Allstate NI complete AccessNI background checks on all candidates offered a position.



    The closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday July 6th 2022.

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