Product owner

Product owner owns the product backlog which include creation, elaboration, prioritization, validation and value maximization. In other words, product owners primary role is product backlog grooming and value delivery. The product owner is considered as one who understands the functionality better than everybody else in the team. Here are the key roles and responsibilities of the product owner;

  • Accountable for maximizing the value of the product
  • Developing and explicitly communicating the product goal
  • Creating and clearly communicating the product backlog items
  • Prioritizing the product backlog items
  • Maintaining the clarity, transparency and the visibility of the product backlog