Product Owner

Open to Global Talent | Full-time | Allows remote


We are always looking for new talent to join us in our mission to optimize time tracking. As one of the largest, award-winning, and top-selling app vendors in the Atlassian Ecosystem, we hire only the best and brightest.

What does Tempo do? We enable companies to grasp the true value of time and get meaningful insights into their operations. With our products, managers know exactly how their teams are spending their hours each day. From billing, to resource management, to cost tracking, we are proud to give our customers data they can use. Lately we have been expanding into new ecosystems, most recently Zendesk. It’s an exciting time, with lots of innovation and growth on the horizon!

Our reach is wide: we are happy to support more than 20,000 customers all over the world. We are looking for candidates to bring fresh perspectives to our amazing teams located in Iceland, Sweden, Canada, and the USA.

Join us and discover the thrill of being part of a team that is not only digging deep in automation, AI and cool tech but also builds great and reliable products our teams and customers love!


About The Job

Tempo is looking to hire an amazing Product Owner; we are really hoping that this could be you!

We’re looking for someone passionate about building products to help Tempo achieve its mission. At Tempo, product managers own their initiatives end-to-end and are responsible for their ultimate success. This is a high impact role that is well suited to highly-collaborative people who are excited by the challenge of identifying, validating, building and launching new products.


The role involves

  • Working extensively with the product manager  to identify and validate new features as well as analyze feedback on features that have been released.
  • Working with cross-functional teams (sales, customer success, research, design & engineering) to develop innovative solutions.
  • Ensuring products and features are launched on schedule and are actively adopted by our customers.
  • Being able to break down high level concepts into manageable items for the Scrum team.
  • Providing sprint demos, internal and external webinars Measuring, analyzing and providing insights into the adoption and health of product usage.
  • Becoming an expert in your product and its competitors .
  • Attending the daily standups and backlog grooming sessions with the scrum team
  • Writing user stories and technical requirements.


The ideal candidate

  • Has at least 5 years of product ownership experience in Scrum development environment
  • Is someone who leads with influence and not authority, enabling you to work with a variety of different personality types, professional disciplines and seniority levels. Self driven with strong leadership skills.
  • Is technical enough to understand APIsand can collaborate with our engineering team on both high level architecture and product decisions.
  • Is someone with an eye for design and an ability to work with designers to think through how your product will be used.
  • Has excellent presentation and communication skills, for both internal and external stakeholders (e.g webinars, conferences. VP level, etc.)
  • Project management experience (PMI certification) (an asset). 
  • Holds a Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or similar, with MBA (preferred).


What's In It For You

  • Remote work!
  • Unlimited vacation in most of our locations!!
  • Great benefits plan including health, dental, vision and more
  • Great office spaces in Canada & Iceland
  • Diverse and dynamic teams
  • Challenging and exciting work
  • An opportunity to have a real impact on our business
  • Free breakfast and snacks
  • A great range of social activities
  • And so much more!!


  Note: As our hiring teams are global, please submit your resume in English only!


At Tempo Software, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and are committed to creating an inclusive culture. As such all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.