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Product Owner

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Ascent Englewood , CO 80112

Posted 4 months ago

Job Req #: 18-08449

Job Description:
Product Owner

Location: Englewood, CO

Position Type: Contract to Hire or Direct Hire

Our Client, a Fortune 200 Television company, is looking to hire multiple Product Owners to join their fast-growing team!

The Product Owner will be working on our work force management development teams in our Denver office. They will be working in an extremely collaborative and fast-paced environment using both scrum and XP methodologies. This role will be helping to create a new applications and efficiencies our technicians across the country will be utilizing daily

Primary responsibilities include:

Lead and influence a cross functional team to ensure the team delivers products that meet business requirements/needs and delivers business and operational value to customers

Ensure product roadmap and vision are communicated to the development team

Break down and prioritize delivery of products and features by developing and maintaining the product backlog, user stories, and cross-product dependencies

Elicit, identify, document, and refine requirements from business problems to detailed user stories and acceptance criteria that may include technical requirements

Proactively communicate and collaborate with stakeholders, developers, QA, and other team members to analyze information and functional requirements, advocate the development process through to implementation, and ensure the delivered product meets business needs

Perform acceptance testing for user stories and features

Collaborate with stakeholders/developers/QA during product development through implementation

Manage stakeholder needs & requests while balancing product roadmap priorities

Facilitate iteration planning sessions, daily team stand-ups, grooming sessions, and retros

Track and report on team work completed, capacity, backlog, velocity, etc.

Forecast product/feature delivery timelines

Use metrics and feedback to improve team and organization processes, best practices, performance, and delivery

Assist with deployments and production support issues

A successful Product Owner will have the following:

BA/BS in a technical or business discipline (information systems, engineering, computer science, finance, business administration, or accounting)

2-5 years of Product Owner, Product Manager, Systems Analyst, Business Analyst, Project Manager or equivalent combination of education and experience

Excellent organizational, facilitation, and written/verbal communication skills

Self-motivation with strong, proven, analytical and problem-solving skills

Ability to collaborate with cross-functional resources and work well in a distributed environment

Demonstrated understanding of and experience using Agile processes and methodologies

Ability to plan for future work while maintaining the current delivery with rapidly changing priorities

Rally / CA Agile Central experience a plus

Technical proficiency in APIs, Java or JavaScript, or other programming languages a plus

Audrey Lamb

Technical Recruiter

Ascent

If this is not a fit for you or you are not interested, Ascent Services Group offers an excellent Referral Bonus! We look forward to hearing from you!

About Ascent: The Ascent Services Group (ASG) is a nationally recognized technology staffing and consulting firm whose fundamental business is providing staffing services to Small, Medium, and Large Enterprise clients in our core market verticals:

Financial Services, Healthcare, Technology and Life Sciences. As consultants for ASG, you will have access to many of the top clients within the industries we serve. Our goal is to deliver innovative talent through proven best practices and effective resource optimization. Become one of ASGs candidates and experience the difference!

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Skills:
BA/BS in a technical or business discipline (information systems, engineering, computer science, finance, business administration, or accounting) 2-5 years of Product Owner, Product Manager, Systems Analyst, Business Analyst, Project Manager or equivalent combination of education and experience Excellent organizational, facilitation, and written/verbal communication skills Self-motivation with strong, proven, analytical and problem-solving skills Ability to collaborate with cross-functional resources and work well in a distributed environment Demonstrated understanding of and experience using Agile processes and methodologies Ability to plan for future work while maintaining the current delivery with rapidly changing priorities Rally / CA Agile Central experience a plus Technical proficiency in APIs, Java or JavaScript, or other programming languages a plus
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