Product Owner 

Position in Hong Kong.

About Digital Asset

Digital Asset is a leading provider of distributed ledger technology (DLT) that solves real-world business challenges. The company combines deep industry expertise with scalable technology, including a distributed ledger platform and intuitive smart contract language, called DAML. Digital Asset enables financial institutions and organizations across a variety of industries to use DLT and bring efficient, modern and scalable systems into production.

As we grow our team, we will maintain the dynamic, collaborative and pragmatic way of working that has grounded our efforts from the beginning. If you seek to develop solutions others are yet to contemplate, this opportunity may be right for you.

The Opportunity

DA’s Financial Products team is looking for Product Owners who bring a strong mix of experience in business process, agile software delivery and technology project lifecycle. At DA, the Product Owner is responsible for managing a product development backlog and coordinating between Product and Engineering across key client-facing and business initiatives. The Product Owner leverages a solid understanding of the financial services domain to help refine the backlog and ensure acceptance criteria are clearly defined. In doing so, the Product Owner supports the product strategy and helps to define the priority of product development activities, ultimately ensuring that DA development teams understand what needs to be built and delivery meets clients’ expectations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Have a solid understanding of the product vision and how the work to be undertaken by the delivery teams will achieve this
  • Work with Product Management to prioritize the backlog
  • Manage the backlog, from planning to build through post-release activities
  • Structure and organize product development activities, providing accurate and timely reporting and status
  • Gather and detail requirements, internally with DA product managers and externally with clients, ensuring clearly defined acceptance criteria
  • Distill client and functional partner feedback into actionable insights that inform product decisions
  • Work exceptionally well with functional partners to implement, document, validate, and monitor product development activities

Key Criteria

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in financial services technology initiatives
  • Experience in using agile methodologies and working with a cross-functional development team following test-driven / behavior-driven development practices
  • Securities industry experience and insights a plus, particularly with respect to post-trade and settlement processing / operations
  • Strong troubleshooting, problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Self-directed, engaged, collaborative and follow through on commitments
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and technical writing ability
  • The desire to continuously improve
  • Cantonese or Mandarin an advantage

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This is a rare opportunity to help define an industry and join a dynamic team of technology innovators.

Digital Asset is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, religion, sexual orientation, age, disability, citizenship status, veteran status or any other basis protected by applicable law. Applicants with disabilities who require accommodation should contact

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