Build your future with Sovos.
If you are looking for an opportunity where career-minded professionals can achieve success while bringing their best and whole selves to work each day, Sovos may be the company you have been looking for.
Employees at Sovos operate on the leading edge of digital technology while working to improve lives and the communities in which we live and work.
When we say Solve Tax for Good, we mean For Good in every sense of the word. Our organizational commitment is to provide a place where employees can thrive and progress in their careers while having the support behind them that only a global company can offer.
Sound like this might be the opportunity you have been looking for?
Take a look at our career posting below. Don’t check all the boxes? Apply anyway! We are focused on hiring the right people, not the right CVs.
It’s not about what you have done somewhere else, it’s all about what you are capable of doing here.
The Work You’ll Do :
Do you have a passion for creating great products that are used and relied upon every day by the biggest and best companies in the world?
If so, this is the opportunity for you.
The Sovos Connect Once API is a central pillar of our global product strategy in the world of VAT compliance. API Contracts and proxies developed by you and your team will be used by internal stakeholders, external partners and some of the largest corporations in the world.
In this role, you’ll be responsible for the continued evolution of our API suite across a wide range of countries and reporting regimes.
You’ll be a central cog for implementing go to market strategies, as well as a point of contact for sales, customers, partners and other stakeholders across the organization.
The Connect Once API (COAPI) product owner is responsible for ensuring that market and product requirements are appropriately reflected and implemented in a finished product, the Sovos Connect Once API.
as such, s / he will support groups such as sales engineering, implementation, and technical support / customer service.
What are my responsibilities going to be, more specifically?
Main liaison between product management and the engineering team, understand the product strategy as defined by product management
Collect product requirements from key audiences and end users
Coordinate the creation of product mockups and prototypes
Fulfills the ""product owner role"" principally responsible for prioritization and maintaining (or grooming) a backlog which maximizes outcomes aligned with the product strategy (roadmap) for one or multiple agile development teams
Oversee and sign off on the functional spec
Oversee the product as it is being built by development / engineering
Communicate with stakeholders during the development of a product to keep them updated
Coordinate testing of a product, including user acceptance testing, alpha and beta programs
Collect, coordinate, and prioritize bug fixes
In Collaboration With
Product development / engineering
What We Need From You :
4+ years in related field
2+ years direct API product experience or demonstrable knowledge of API concepts and tools
Experience in B2B SaaS business analysis or product development preferred
Complete understanding of the ""Product Owner"" role
Ability to balance gut feel judgement and logical analysis. Willingness to 'rip off the bandaid' and make decisions
Able to mentor and advise other scrum teams and team members, especially on Product Owner role
Ability to fulfill the ""Product Owner"" role effectively (maximizing outcomes per roadmap) without day-to-day support for multiple teams
Essential Job Functions :
Consistently ensures alignment by engaging stakeholders at the right time and using a wide range of communication techniques to paint a clear picture of 'why, how and when'
Optimize priorities and scope to ensure maximum value is delivered (maximize outcomes, not outputs)
What Does Sovos Offer You?
The tools to enhance your life - because we want you to enjoy your life outside of work
Sovos is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing an environment that celebrates diversity and where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and employees.
We do not discriminate against race, color, religions, national origin, age, sex, marital status, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic provided by law.
At Sovos, all employees are encouraged to bring their whole selves to work.
Sovos was built to solve the complexities of the digital transformation of tax, with complete, connected offerings for tax determination, continuous transaction controls, tax reporting and more.
Sovos customers include half the Fortune 500, as well as businesses of every size operating in more than 70 countries. The company’s SaaS products and proprietary Sovos S1 Platform integrate with a wide variety of business applications and government compliance processes.
Sovos has employees throughout the Americas and Europe, and is owned by Hg and TA Associates. For more information visit www.
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