Product Lead

Product Lead

UKFast

 

Over the past two decades, UKFast has grown from a two-person start up to a multi-million pound business. Dedicated to continuous innovation and providing world-class managed hosting and dedicated server solutions, we transform our customers businesses by using cutting-edge technology combined with incredible connectivity and award winning customer service and support.

 

Research, Development and innovation is one of the key focuses at UKFast and plays a major part of our success and our drive for excellent service. 

The products and software that we create has enabled us to provide this through automation, products and systems, helping us to experience exceptional growth over the past 20 years.

UKFast are currently looking for an experienced Product Lead to define our product vision for the Future. Working closely with the VP of Engineering the Product Lead will help to implement our technology strategy and create value proposition for products which are developed within the R&D pod.

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The role:

Developing a deep understanding of our customer and business needs will be essential as the Product Lead will define and deliver the product roadmap driving the highest return and long-term business value.

 

The Product Lead will establish agile ways of working, utilizing research and user testing to ensure products meet the needs of our customers. You will implement hypothesis driven development prioritizing features based on business potential and customer value. The Product Lead will be responsible for building prototypes and beta products to test hypotheses, reduce risk and ensure the right investment decisions are made. Working with the team you will develop launch plans to ensure products are delivered to programme and agreed specification.

 

Our benefits:

Pension Scheme with significantly higher matched contribution

Birthdays off as an extra paid holiday

A Tax paid bonuses of £1000 after 5 years, and an amazing £10,000 after 10 years with the team

Private BUPA healthcare cover after a years’ service

Full paid maternity leave for first 16 weeks and full paid paternity leave for 2 weeks after two years' service.

Award-winning training and education centre with three full-time teachers who help you obtain accreditations, develop and learn.

An extra weeks holiday the year you get married.

 

Our facilities and perks:

  • On-site gym with steam room with weekly boot camp and Yoga classes.
  • Sports clubs such as running, football and netball
  • Free kettle bells, pyramid, spinning classes and circuit training
  • Games zone with arcade games and retro consoles to play
  • Free fresh fruit delivered to the office
  • A bar - free drinks on a Friday to end the week
  • Crèche on site – somewhere to play when your kids come to visit
  • A giant slide
  • Table tennis and pool tables     
  • Onsite parking
  • Quiet zones and sleeping pods
  • Bring your dogs to work every day with plans in place for kennels in the near future.