Waters is developing solutions that make a meaningful impact on the world
Waters Helps Scientists in the Fight Against Cancer
Waters Helps Ensure The Quality & Safety of Food and Beverages
Waters Helps Drive Innovation in Chemical Materials
Waters Helps Scientists manufacture innovation for biodegradable plastics, safer cosmetics and latest consumer electronics
Waters Leads the way in helping scientists find ground-breaking treatments
As a Product Owner you use your understanding of user needs to plan, prioritize and drive product development of our comprehensive laboratory informatics platform, designed for use in both regulated and non-regulated environments.
This platform is used by our various next generation Mass Spectrometry and LC applications.
What can we offer?
The chance to make a difference
The software we develop is helping scientists all over the world to develop and produce novel solutions across the markets served by Waters.
By providing easy to use workflows and investigative capabilities, we help scientists get better results, sooner. That can, for example, translate to new, life-enhancing drugs.
Waters is a company providing good employee benefits, including a healthcare package. We have a flexible approach to work and maintain a friendly, productive working environment.
The role involves :
Working with other departments to gather requirements and prioritize product related issues
Organizing, leading and documenting interactions with external customers
Ensuring that clear milestone goals and objectives are set and communicated
Providing all technical support to the teams in understanding the customer requirements
Collaborating with the PO Team to ensure dependencies are managed
Aligning product lifecycle with other Waters products and services
Acting as technical advisor and conduit between other departments
Act as a SME on your domain, share your knowledge with different roles and teams, mentor colleagues on their career path
Communicating internally, the benefit of software products through webcasts, demos, presentations, etc.
Travelling both domestically and internationally
In this role you will be accountable for :
Defining the vision for applications, workflows and products
Ensuring that the vision addresses the needs of our customers
Articulating that vision within Waters
Breaking that vision down into an effective product backlog
Relevant domain experience is essential for this role. Beyond that, we’re looking for good Product Owner qualities; Product Owner experience is required.
Bachelor Degree in Life Science, Chemistry, Informatics or appropriate scientific field
Knowledge of enterprise / deployed software and / or platforms.
Knowledge of cGxP regulations, regulated and non-regulated environments
Nice to have :
Proven experience with relevant laboratory software and industry knowledge
Basic analytical chemistry knowledge
Knowledge of Waters instruments, systems and solutions
Characteristics and qualities
We’re looking for someone who :
Is proactive, confident and has integrity
Accepts accountability; can lead the product vision and backlog
Is committed to the product; is passionate about the product
Displays openness, rigor, and clarity of thought
Communicates well; communicates consistently to different groups
Collaborates well; can make product decisions in a team environment; can change their mind
Product Owner experience - required :
Proven record of product delivery in a PO role
Knowledge of the software development process, especially Agile