Alcatel-Lucent Supporting Local Product Owner in Krakow, Poland


  • Main Responsibility Area *

As a Supporting Local Product Owner, you will play an important role in scaling responsibilities of the Product Owner role in the Nokia LTE Research and Development organization. Your main task will be to prioritize work for a group of Feature Teams in alignment with Nokia high level business objectives. In addition to working with the teams, you will be participating together with the Local Product Owner and other Supporting Local Product Owners in all activities related to the overall Development Site Krakow feature work prioritization, planning and reporting.

  • Position Description *

  • Fulfillment of the Product Owner role for the Feature Teams Cluster consisting of up to 4 Feature Teams with Requirements Specification, Development and Entity Testing competencies

  • Maintaining and prioritizing the Feature Teams Cluster backlog in order to maximize the return of investment and mitigate potential risks

  • Preparation to and participation in the key meetings requiring Product Owner s attendance (Sprint Review, Sprint Planning, Product Backlog Refinements)

  • Taking responsibility for the planning and reporting of the status of features allocated to the Feature Team Cluster as required by the Nokia LTE R&D Way of Working

  • Fulfillment of the role of a Leading Local Product Owner across the whole LTE R&D organization for features led by the Development Site Krakow that are allocated to the Feature Team Cluster

  • Work in close alignment with other key technical and non-technical roles for features led by the Development Site Krakow that are delivered by the Feature Team Cluster

  • Providing additional information on features delivered by the Feature Team Cluster to the Head of Development Site Krakow, Program and Product Management

  • Joint work with the Local Product Owner and Supporting Local Product Owners on prioritization of the overall Development Site Krakow backlog, maximizing the return of investment and mitigating risks for features allocated to the site in ongoing Programs as well as initial planning of features and Feature Team Cluster organization in future Programs

  • Occasionally, taking responsibility for specific aspect of work that is applicable to all Development Site Krakow Feature Teams like for example bringing support for a new hardware platform

  • Position is on JG9 (JG10 possible only for high experienced internal candidates)

  • Position is located in Krakow and remote work is not possible due to daily interactions with local teams

  • Copyright work pay 60% (Tax Break program)


  • Position Requirements *

  • At least 3 years of work experience in large scale Research & Development of Embedded Systems software

o Previous work on the Cellular Network Base Station (BTS) software and / or knowledge of the LTE eNB / E-UTRAN domain will be considered as significant advantages

  • Good knowledge of one of the following 2 main areas coming from at least 2 years of actual work experience

o Knowledge of the Scrum framework and principles based on either

  • Work as a Specification Engineer, Developer or Tester in a Scrum / Feature Team

  • Work in one of cross Scrum / Feature Teams roles (Scrum Master, Product Owner, Line Manager, etc.)

o Project Management experience coming from leading large scale R&D Software projects

  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills

  • Sense of ownership for the assigned work

  • Motivation to drive end to end feature development across organizational boundaries

  • Strong time management skills and flexibility necessary to accommodate periodic bursts of increased workload

Job: fNokia Software Development

Primary Location: Europe, Middle East, Africa-Poland-Krakow

Req ID: 170000024O