About the job

Note: Ruby Play Network is headquartered in Christchurch and Westport but has employees working and traveling globally. If relocating to Christchurch or Westport, we would cover those costs. If working remote, we would pay for any visits to HQ (at least once per quarter).

🚀 Our story

Ruby Play Network’s mission is to evolve gaming by building an ecosystem of games and players with responsible gaming ethos.

We've more than doubled our team over the last 12 months and expect to double in size again over the coming 18 months. We're a global team spanning both the US and NZ. Founded by gaming industry veterans, we solve challenges in the rapidly evolving landscape of America’s $45 billion gaming industry.

We’re a team of unique individuals; we like to play, work hard and grow. Our culture and values have a strong foundation that’s underpinned by trust, fun and support which allows us to win together.

📱Our Flagship Product

You’ll be part of the team building the next evolution of our innovative, social-casino gaming platform which enables igaming operators in North America to provide customised and fun social-casino experiences to their players easily and quickly whilst adhering to our “do no harm” ethos. Currently we have over 10,000 monthly active users and see over $32million in game play each month.

🏆 This role

In this role, you will be responsible for gathering feature requests, schedule releases and coordinate sprints. You should be able to identify user needs, help a customer understand a business value and work with cross-functional teams to manage product releases. You will be required to work with internal stakeholders and senior leadership, contributing to defining the product vision and executing the product roadmap.

💻 What Will You Do

  • Incorporate feature requests into product roadmap
  • Groom and prioritize backlog
  • Develop user stories and define acceptance criteria
  • Set sprint goals
  • Write acceptance tests
  • Plan releases and upgrades
  • Follow progress of work and address production issues during sprints
  • Analyze preferences and requests of end users
  • Refine our agile methodology based on results and client feedback
  • Keep track of industry trends

🥷 Your Skills

  • Work experience as a Product Owner or similar role in product management
  • Familiarity with agile is a plus
  • Hands-on experience managing all stages of the product life cycle
  • Technical background with knowledge of software development and web technologies
  • Team spirit and good communication abilities
  • Good organizational skills
  • BSc in Computer Science, Engineering or similar field is a plus
  • Industry qualification is a plus (ie. certified scrum product owner)

🎉 Benefits

  • Competitive base salary plus tokens. Even though we’re a small startup, we offer competitive salaries and a form of equity that’s in your control.
  • Flexible working hours and remote working - work life harmony is strongly supported at Ruby Play Network.
  • Quarterly company events to celebrate our wins and enjoy each other's company outside of the office.