Product Owner II
Engineering & Science
United States of America
Under general supervision, this position acts as the representative of stakeholders to manage product backlogs and review iteration outcomes to ensure the business success of software development projects. Owns the moderately complex products and provides support to the Client, offering advice regarding the Product requirements. They involve the Stakeholders and/or end-users in the process, inviting them to actively take part in the development of the Product. They also giveconstant feedback and bring new ideas on Product features.
Discusses and determines product backlogs for each iteration, and reviewing the outputs of all sprints, to make sure they are in alignment with the non-functional requirements of the client.
Defines and conveys the general product vision into specific product features and implement long-term planning through regular road mapping. Prepares and leads refinements and plannings within the development team to address client requirements and ensure successful product for business objectives.
Works closely with the development team, to ensure the right things to be focused on and completed during the development process; facilitates trade-off discussions with product management or customer/development team for enabler vs business asks.
Follows standard principles to write, discuss and add user stories to product backlogs; prioritizing product backlogs by business values, level of effort and dependencies.
Provides inputs for applications technical designs and data models to deliver user-friendly product solutions .
Takes accountability for ensuring that the UX designs meet requirements.
Bachelors degree in Business, Computer and Information Science, Software Engineering, or related field, or foreign equivalent, or suitable combination of education, experience and training; plus 3-4 years of experience acting as a Product Owner and/or certification in Agile fundamentals.. Preferred Qualification: Knowledge of Agile process and principles
Knows and embodies Scrum values
Understands Product Owner involvement in Scrum events
Experience drafting and elaborating backlog items.
Bachelors: Business Administration/Management (Required), Bachelors: Computer and Information Science (Required), Bachelors: Computer Engineering (Required)
Product Management, Software Development
Certified Scrum Master (CSM) Certification - Scrum Alliance
Job Opening ID:
00453671 Product Owner II (Open)
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