Software Product Owner

Calgary, AB
October 21, 2021

Software Product Owner

Mobiltex is an IIoT company that enables our clients to remotely monitor critical assets using our industry leading data collection, transmission and analysis platforms. Corrosion specialists everywhere rely on us for our innovative solutions and superior customer support to maintain asset integrity. We’ve been leading the way in cathodic monitoring and data analysis through thousands of miles of pipelines in North America and continue to expand our market presence within the industry.

As part of the engineering team, the software product owner is expected to lead the software team through successful development cycles with well defined functional requirements based on customer input while delivering to meet business commitments.

Core Responsibilities

  • Serve as the voice of the client.
  • Work with internal and external customers to analyze the needs and align product roadmap to strategic goals.
  • Owns the product roadmap.
  • Develop scope and define backlog items (epics/features/user stories) that guide the Agile software development team.
  • Solve product-related problems, make decisions, complete trade-off analysis to stay on track towards business deliverable commitments.
  • Draft key objectives and results, strategies and apply the data for the product to make business decisions.
  • Possess a fundamental understanding of end-to-end customer experience integration and dependencies.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders during the visioning and concept development of a product.
  • Accountable for the created product(s), delivering in the product model and communicating the product needs with business partners.
  • Assess value, develops cases, and prioritizes stories, epics and themes to ensure work focuses on those with a maximum value that are aligned with product strategy.
  • Identifies and helps the client understand the business model, value and value proposition.
  • Develop and maintain an appropriately prioritized backlog of user stories for implementation.
  • Act as an ambassador for the product internally and externally and as the primary contact for queries related to the product.
  • Develop appropriately detailed specifications for the product features so they are clearly understood by the development teams.
  • A leader of the software team.
  • Represents team in front of stakeholders, clients or users.
  • Work closely with product management and senior management in order to create a product that fits the company portfolio.
  • Research and analyze market, the users, and the roadmap for the product
  • Follow our competitors and the industry
  • Increase an understanding of Agile practices, Lean, new technologies opportunities and other new trends.

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or software engineering.
  • Master’s degree in business administration preferred.
  • Minimum 5 years experience as a product owner in the industry.
  • Product Management.
  • Experience in sales or marketing is an advantage.
  • Management of stakeholders and their expectation.
  • Deep understanding and experience with Agile methodologies.
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams to deliver on a common goal.
  • Interpersonal skills and developing relationships with team members and customers.
  • Experience with a definition of minimum marketable features and minimum viable products.
  • Knows how to define the product roadmap.
  • Outstanding communication, presentation and leadership skills.
  • Organizational and time management skills.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Attention to details.
  • Discipline.
  • Active listening.
  • Overall understanding of technologies used in IIoT field devices and backend software stacks.

Why work for Mobiltex?

  • Exceptional learning/growth opportunity
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package
  • Wide variety of cutting-edge products
  • Educational funding
  • Great social events throughout the year
  • Easy commute from many communities

Job Type:

  • Full-time, Permanent


  • Day shift


  • Calgary, AB (Required)


  • English (Required)

Work remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19

Thank you for your interest in MOBILTEX, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

MOBILTEX is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to mental or physical disabilities, family status, marital status, sex or gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, religion or creed, nationality or citizenship, national or ethnic place of origin, ancestry, or race or color.

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