Senior Product Owner (ID R&D, Spain)

Software engineering

ID R&D, a Mitek company (NASDAQ: MITK), is a leading research-driven company in the biometrics space, focused on being first to market with category-defining products that solve some of the most pressing technical challenges in identity security. Our products apply AI and computer vision to detect fraud in ways that make identity solutions more secure and convenient. We are on a mission to deliver a new generation of “zero-effort” identity verification and authentication. Our team is led by some of the most distinguished biometrics professionals in the industry with decades of business and scientific experience enabling the research and development of groundbreaking, world-class voice, face, and behavioral biometric solutions. Our vibrant culture integrates the flexibility and innovation of a startup with the strength and security of our parent company. Learn more at

We are Virtual 1st! Whether you choose to work remotely from your home office or in-person from one of ID R&D's offices, our practices, processes and tools are designed to enable your success. At ID R&D, the Future of Work is about flexibility and preference wherever and whenever we are working.

What do we offer you?

  • Flexible hours and the possibility to work fully remote (in Spain) or from our Barcelona office
  • Opportunity to work with cutting-edge technologies and challenging tasks in a highly qualified international team
  • Opportunity to contribute to the product that is used by millions of people around the world
  • An innovative, fast paced environment with a great culture
  • A diverse, inclusive, Agile-native ecosystem where everybody counts
  • A personal development: We offer access to continuous training, participation in international conferences, joining our research reading group, and protected time for you to learn and experiment alone or in collaboration with other researchers
  • Get a compensation package that includes a highly competitive salary + bonus and many perks and benefits

What will you do?

  • Drive product roadmap and facilitate the deliveries of value to our customers
  • Actively participate in product discovery and validation process
  • Work with the team as Agile mentor
  • Motivate the team to be a self-sufficient unit and bring clarity of the goals
  • Plan and manage releases with the team
  • Participate in Customer’s Success and support
  • Track the product metrics, analyze and use them for data-based decision making

What do you need to fit in this role?

  • B.A. or B.S. degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience.
  • Solid technical background, good knowledge of SDLC, Product Management approaches and best practices.
  • Excellent written and spoken English, other languages is a plus.
  • Self-starter, relentlessly organized, has experience with managing a product backlog and making tough calls with respect to priority, release and/or roadmap decisions.
  • An analytical thinker capable of data-driven decisions and creative and approaches to solving problems.
  • Thrive in a highly collaborative team environment.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to influence others and work effectively in a cross-functional team.
  • Excellent soft skills, inter-personal relationship abilities and working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Passionate about combining cutting-edge technology with best practices in agile and lean – can make the right things happen quickly and with clear plans for delivery.
  •  You are a great communicator with the ability to brief and influence key stakeholders on complex and wide-ranging issues.
  • Proven time management and prioritization skills with the articulation of best practice techniques.
  • Experience with defining and managing SDKs / customer-facing APIs. 
  • Familiarity with working with PII (Personally Identifiable Information), paired with an understanding of the significance of handling PII).
  • Desired technical background and knowledge in the area of biometrics (voice/face) or AI/MLAbility to work in a shifted time zone.
I'm interested