We're BCG Digital Ventures. Adventure awaits you.
We are an ever-growing global team of the world's most remarkable entrepreneurs, designers, engineers, venture architects, product experts and investors. We help create a strategic advantage for the most important global companies.
We are assisting our iconic corporate partner to hire a Product Owner.
As a Product Owner, you will be responsible for supporting a Product Manager in executing the vision for one or more digital products. Ideal candidates will have experience working in an agile framework on website and e-commerce solutions. You will act as an expert on the details of the product(s) to which you are aligned, while supporting the business, engineering, and design teams daily. This position will have a strong role in planning new initiatives and user experience requirements, in partnership with designers, to drive continued e-commerce conversion rate improvements and sales growth.
In this role you will:
Deliver on-time business results and customer value by serving as voice of the end-user/customer
Adapt the product vision and use cases to epics and user stories
Break down epics and map user stories in collaboration with solution architects
Organize and optimize the value of the work done by development teams
Continually track product performance to inform future work
Translate the voice and needs of customer into user stories, engaging users as needed
Create acceptance criteria and support the execution of UAT
Engage in continuous discovery to understand customer needs
Leverage empirical and qualitative data to assess feature performance and inform prioritization
Lead backlog grooming to refine and estimate story pointing.
Determine tradeoffs involving customer value, cost, and speed to execution
Prioritize work through a well-organized backlog of user stories and clearly communicate what needs to be done and by when
Participate and at times lead core Agile meetings with one or more teams (Sprint Planning, Daily Stand-up, Demo, Retrospective, and Backlog Grooming)
Coordinate and execute review sessions with key stakeholders
You should have:
3+ years of relevant experience as Product Owner or Product Manager in 1 or more organizations; Digital or Software product experience preferred
Experience taking high level strategic goals and effectively translating into specific product strategies and tactics
Experience leading e-commerce user experience enhancements to deliver conversion rate and sales growth
Experience defining recommendations and requirements through data driven decision making, including leveraging e-commerce analytics to identify and quantify improvement opportunities
Experience working directly with business stakeholders
Experience with Jira or other related Agile management tools
Experience with Agile development methodologies, user centered design and lean project processes
Exceptional communication and stakeholder management skills
Agile Certifications from Scrum.org (Professional Scrum Product Owner) or Scrum Alliance (Certified Product Owner) preferred
To learn more, visit us at BCGDV.com.
Interested applicants may apply through the careers section of the website at https://www.bcgdv.com/. Interviews will take place after resumes have been screened for minimum requirements. Please note that this position is not restricted solely to the responsibilities listed above and that the job scope and responsibilities are subject to change.
Effective November 1, 2021, all new US hires must be fully vaccinated* or subject to a religious or medical exemptions.
(*two weeks after receiving the final dose of a WHO-approved COVID19 vaccine)
BCG Digital Ventures is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law.
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