Product Owner

Job description


Barkyn is improving the lives of pet families around the world with new magical e-commerce experience. We developed a platform that delivers health and happiness products and services in a comfortable and personalized way. Currently specialized in dogs, we provide subscription plans that include food, goodies, treats and a dedicated online vet.

This way, we’re not only changing the pet market, but we’re also reshaping the way the e-commerce experience should feel - human, personalized, seamless & beautiful. We're one of the 8 startups selected to Google's Growth Program (Madrid) and recently highlighted by Wired as one of Europe's 100 Top Startups.

As Barkyn's Product Owner, you will support product development sprints, ensuring a perfect handoff to the tech teams as well as a successful launch, always with a customer-centric mindset.

Specifically, we expect you to:

  • Work closely with the design team in preparing the handoff for the tech teams

  • Define and create acceptance criteria in a clear, atomic and testable way

  • Ensure a timely and quality delivery

  • Work together with the Product Manager to align priorities

  • Keep a constant loop of communication between all the internal teams involved

  • Work in an Agile environment, focusing on delivery/commitment and continuous improvement



  • 1-3 years of experience in a product management role

  • Ability to translate design and business requirements into technical requirements

  • Experience in building and delivering solutions that meet customer expectations

  • Experienced in working with Scrum

  • A great team worker, with the ability to relate to both business, design and technical specialists

  • Skilled in problem-solving and with a proactive attitude

  • Superb attention to detail

  • Fluency in English


  • Experience in a startup or B2C company

  • Experience with reporting tools

  • Experience in data analysis

  • Be a dog owner

This is a 100% remote position and at this stage we are only considering people based in Portugal.