Product Analyst - Firm Management

Thomson Reuters Corporation Ann Arbor , MI 48103

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description:

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Product Analyst with an unwavering 'can-do' attitude to join the Firm Management Product team. As a part of the Firm Management Product team you will contribute to the design, prototyping, testing, deployment, and enhancement of Firm Management products. This position requires an individual who can successfully work in a dynamic environment where priorities change based on continually evolving business needs. Our iterative approach to development processes require a professional with excellent adaptability and communication skills.

Product Analysts Responsibilities

  • Maintain a customer focus that enables deep understanding of customer pain points and ability to articulate the product vision to the project team

  • Produce various levels of complex documentation, such as product requirements, content plans, functional designs, user interface specifications, test plans, and user documentation

  • Work closely with software engineers to implement design decisions

  • Translate product road map into manageable product backlog

  • Manage, adjust for risk, and prioritize product backlog (with input from product owner and product manager)

  • Be available for team in all the Scrum ceremonies

  • Differentiate and understand the relationship between product, technology, and project management

  • Become familiar with the organizational development practices, platform requirements, and project management framework

  • Liaise with product owner and product manager to establish a shared understanding of the features and changes in product requirements and support the release planning and sprint planning exercises

  • Communicate on an ongoing basis with our Product Support teams

  • Test Firm Management products to ensure quality

Skills

  • Unyielding attention to detail

  • Highly organized with strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to collaborate and brainstorm with developers, other departments, and product users in a highly dynamic environment

  • Strong planning and time management skills, with a proven track record of managing multiple concurrent projects with time sensitive milestones

  • Must be able to work independently with minimal direction and guidance to achieve established goals and objectives

  • Must be able to work flexibly, including over-time when needed

  • Practical knowledge of Windows and/or Web systems and user interface design guidelines.

  • Strong technical aptitude for learning and understanding technology and tools.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to effectively present to groups outside of Product

  • Ability to deliver high quality work on time in a high-energy, high-stress environment

Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business, Computer Science, or equivalent experience

  • 5+ years of relevant work experience

  • Experience testing, supporting, or developing products a plus

  • Preferred experience in Agile Scrum, Agile Development Methodology focusing on daily scrum, planning, sprint reviews, retrospectives and consistently improving maturity in agile practices

  • Working knowledge of software development methodology and software industry experience a plus

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 25,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under applicable law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

We also make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs in accordance with applicable law.

Intrigued by a challenge as large and fascinating as the world itself? Come join us.

To learn more about what we offer, please visit thomsonreuters.com/careers.

More information about Thomson Reuters can be found on thomsonreuters.com.

Locations

Ann Arbor-Michigan-United States of America

Req #: JREQ130455

Locations: Ann Arbor-Michigan-United States of America

Job Function: Technology Development


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