Product Owner

  • Stellenbosch
  • Unifi Africa

Unifi is a fast-growing finance and technology company operating in Zambia, South Africa, Uganda and Kenya. Unifi delivers personal lending products through online, mobile phone and branch channels. The company is well supported by strong shareholders and a board of directors with vast experience in entrepreneurship and lending. Unifi is recruiting a new member of the software development team to help build out our world class software platform. The ideal candidate must be conscientious and have a natural curiosity to learn how things work. A healthy spirit of adventure and sense of humour would be helpful. Learn more about Unifi at: v=vl32BzxAHfA&t=4s 2+ years of relevant work experience (Product Owner, Business / System Analyst) and / or any other proof of relevant abilities. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills using logical pragmatic reasoning A concern for order, quality and accuracy. A meticulous approach to work Fast and self-learning abilities Result orientation and eager to work hard and smart  Passion for Africa and willingness to work in the developing world context  Duties and Responsibilities You will be the product owner for Our credit products System implementation of the credit policy, credit scoring and provisioning System data Define, prioritize and deliver changes Be a driving force to ensure timeous quality implementations. Get involved wherever required Ensure user adoption is achieved Perform root cause analysis on issues experienced Communicate and collaborate with stakeholders, primarily the data and credit teams