Senior Product Owner, Android TV

Req ID:  22374

Hoofddorp, NL

Category:  Product Management

As a Product Owner, you will be responsible for owning and supporting the delivery of our Hybrid Android TV middleware.  In this role you will work with the latest, fastest growing technologies, international clients and partners in Pay TV landscape. We are searching for a strong team player with a strong technical experience and understanding in middleware solutions to collaborate with Product management and Irdeto engineering teams. 


Based either in Paris (France) or Hoofddorp (the Netherlands), you will oversee a Paris-based scrum team assembling, integrating and validating our internal products, 3rd party integration products, and deployment processes. Supporting product definition, design, development and release you will manage user stories, and ensuring backlog is properly allocated. In this role it shall be expected to support the product manager and services to review customer requirements and related project planning dependencies. It shall be expected to maintain and publish the Product Roadmap.


Content Protection Market Unit

We focus on building, delivering and supporting leading fit-for-purpose emerging market- and media solutions for pay media operators and content owners. Innovating with and supporting technology partners is also one of our main responsibilities. The mission of the content protection team is to grow media revenue.


Product Owner

We are seeking a software Product Owner to be responsible for owning and supporting the delivery of our Hybrid Android TV middleware. The Irdeto Hybrid Android TV Input is a critical part of Irdeto’s current and future middleware portfolio. It pre-integrates the Irdeto Broadcast CAS with the Android TV OTT ecosystem in a way that reduces time to market for our Pay TV Operators. It is combined with the Irdeto HE and combined with an ecosystem of 3rd party HE and STB components to form an end-end Hybrid Broadcast / OTT STB solution.


What you will do

  • Manage user stories, ensuring the product backlog of the cross-functional scrum teams are properly allocated;
  • Support the successful outcomes for product definition, design, development and release;
  • Support services with customer specific integration related to middleware extensions in order to support specific features;
  • Responsible for 1 or more the scrum team/s who will assemble, configure, integrate and validate our internal products, 3rd party products and deployment processes. The outcome will be a reference product/s usable for demonstration, proof of concept and forming a reference foundation for customer engagements.
  • Maintain the Android TV related internal product roadmaps.
  • Facilitate and ensure close interaction between your middleware product/s and backend teams as part of an E2E vertical scrum team


Skills and knowledge we hope you would bring

  • A bachelor's degree in Electronics / Computer Science or similar
  • Experience with customer middleware solution definition (development, architecture, scrum master) in the Broadcast Pay TV industry preferably with embedded products
  • 3-5 years of experience as product owner, technical manager, or other similar roles (including pre-sales) in which functional requirements are translated to technical user stories
  • Experience of agile embedded software development methodologies, values, and procedures
  • Excellent verbal and written English and French skills (both required)
  • Flexibility to work with self-organizing teams using different tooling.
  • Travel to partners, regional offices and possibly to customers when needed.


Why join Irdeto?

We are on a mission! A mission to secure the world’s digital platforms. Why? Because a secure platform allows our clients to produce and deliver great content. In return, you can enjoy the latest blockbuster movies and your favorite live events at all times. It doesn’t stop at the media industry. Our security technology is also securing connected transport and IoT applications. We are innovative, international and a great place to work.


What do we offer you?

At Irdeto, we know that it is the people who make our company a success. We encourage personal and professional growth and success among our globally diverse workforce by offering:

  • Competitive remuneration and benefits
  • Career and personal development opportunities
  • Flexible working spaces in state of the art offices
  • A focus on collaboration, creativity, health and happiness
  • Working for a truly global company with offices in 15+ countries


With nearly 50 successful years of business innovation behind us, Irdeto is a solid company to join. We are looking for people who are energetic, dynamic and driven to be part of our community.

Welcome to Irdeto!

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