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Job

Digital App Producer

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Development

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £350 - £450 per day

  • Contact:

    Joe James

  • Contact email:

    joe.james@pcrdigital.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH12266_1571999164

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-11-24

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Joe James

  • Reference:

    BBBH12266_1571999164

Digital App Producer

£350-£450 Per day - Long Term Contract

Background:

This Digital venture is part of a well-known Elite Sports Organisation and is working on a number of exciting projects in the digital space, beyond those of the traditional offerings.

Leveraging the assets and brand of the organisation, with a hugely successful and experienced leadership team in the digital world, a number of leading global partners and well-funded, my client is poised to bring a number of incubation projects to market and this is a fantastic opportunity to join at the early stages and help drive success.

The Role:

Reporting to the Product Owner, the Digital App Producer will be responsible for the production management of a digital app, aligning development to the design and features of a connected hardware device. The candidate will work with the Product Owner and external development partner(s) to ensure that the app is built to the specifications, quality and timelines that the client expect.

Responsibilities:

  • The production of a category leading fitness digital application
  • Day to day management of the external development partner(s), including their work, process and communications
  • Sprint planning with the external development partner and Product Owner
  • Sprint reviews with the external development partner and Product Owner
  • Backlog management and grooming with Product Owner
  • Sprint Retrospectives and improvement process
  • Working with the Hardware and Firmware Project Manager to ensure design and features are aligned across the physical product and the digital app
  • Collaborating with and coordinating internal and external design and creative resources
  • Management of the product roadmap and ensuring product is delivered on time
  • Ensuring product quality and user experience meets the expectations of stakeholders
  • Working with your team to ensure consistent delivery of features and content updates pre and post launch
  • Assisting in co-ordinating internal and external publishing functions including QA, Localisation, Analytics and Marketing

Requirements:

  • Proven ability building and operating digital products
  • Project management experience
  • Agile certification (Scrum Master or Product Owner)
  • An ability to form flexible and collaborative working relationships with key stakeholders
  • Experience managing internal and external development teams
  • Experienced at managing a team of direct and indirect reports
  • Familiar with all elements of a modern digital business including:
  • Familiarity developing and releasing products on iOS and Android
  • Avid fitness or sports enthusiast
  • Interest in and awareness of emerging technologies
  • The role will be based at Stamford Bridge but weekly/bi-weekly travel to Manchester will be required

Benefits:

  • An excellent start-up environment, short decision paths and fast moving
  • Collaborative environment with people encouraged to take responsibility and accountability with no blame culture
  • Flexible approach to working (hours and location) and work-life balance
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Tech agnostic
  • Opportunity to work on ground breaking digital projects