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Product Owner



Remote · New Zealand
Posted on Thursday, August 10, 2023

The Company

Sailthru by Marigold is one of the largest senders of personalized email on the planet. But we’re so much more than an email provider or cross-channel marketing hub. We’re committed to creating true partnerships with our clients, not just being another vendor. Working with some of the biggest names in ecommerce and publishing, we deliver personalized email, SMS, mobile messaging, and onsite experiences to billions of consumers every year.

The Role

As a Product Owner at Sailthru by Marigold, you’ll be collaborating with product management and engineering teams at Sailthru by Marigold to deliver product roadmap features. You’ll work with your colleagues in many other parts of the business to solicit, evaluate, organize, and prioritize customer feedback and translate that into products and features that drive significant business impact. You’ll join a team of passionate technologists who enjoy a fast-paced, agile development culture.

What You'll Do:

  • Collaborate with Product Manager(s) on product vision to create an actionable backlog for engineers

  • Work with other Product Owners across the platform to align dependencies and priorities

  • Define product backlog items and bugs with descriptions, acceptance criteria, and other important details for the team

  • Work with customer-facing teams to triage and resolve customer issues

  • Define, prioritize and scope future iterations in partnership with product and engineering counterparts

  • Organize and facilitate product demos as well as on-going testing efforts

  • Work across the product team on operational activities such as feature request management, gathering competitive intelligence, and defining and measuring product KPIs

Ideal Qualifications

  • Passion for software development with knowledge of web technologies

  • Desire to pursue a career in product management

  • Familiarity with agile processes and principles

  • Experience communicating software requirements in written form via user stories, use cases, acceptance criteria, or similar descriptions.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability and comfort working with multiple time zones and locations

Nice to Have

  • Previous experience in B2B SaaS and/or CRM marketing software

  • Some programming, project management, development, or UX and design experience

What We Offer

  • Unlimited PTO (we call it Open Time Away) and birthday leave

  • Remote first position or work from our Wellington office if you prefer

  • Free team lunch once a week, as well as snacks and beverages (if working from the office)

  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning for your professional and personal development

Marigold provides equal employment opportunity without regard to an applicant's race, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, religion, marital status or veteran status.