Senior Product Manager

Cox Enterprises Austin , TX 78719

Posted 4 months ago

vAuto, a Cox Automotive Brand, is currently looking for an experienced Senior Product Owner to join our team in Austin, TX. The Senior Product Owner will serve in the critical role for initial design, launch and ongoing refinement of an exciting software product in the automotive industry. The Senior Product Owner will guide the vision and definition of products. A successful Senior Product Owner, will bring a passion for developing product which contribute significantly to the bottom-line. A technical background is helpful in this role, as you will be working directly with software engineers and QA to deliver a world-class product.

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the vision and definition of the product

  • Interface with multiple internal and external stakeholders to identify market opportunities and customer needs

  • Build, prune, maintain and prioritize the product backlog

  • Collaborate with SCRUM team to define iteration content based on backlog priority and team sizing

  • Ensure user stories contain adequate detail and acceptance criteria for implementation

  • Accept user stories into the product baseline

  • Plan and coordinate software releases

  • Collaborate directly with software and QA engineers on the SCRUM team

  • Demonstrate new product features and functionality after each iteration

  • Experience with web based product or consumer web site is required

  • Experience in a Product/Application Owner role is required

  • Experience in a technical role (engineering, architect, etc.) is preferred

  • 7 years of experience in a software development organization required

  • 7 years of experience with Agile/SCRUM software development required

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication

About vAuto, a Cox Automotive Brand:

vAuto, Inc. is an industry leading innovator and provider of automotive software solutions. Since the company was founded in 2005, vAuto has launched several first-in industry innovations, including its current suite of solutions that deliver a better way to price, appraise and stock pre-owned vehicles. We are a fast-moving technology company specializing in web & mobile application solutions for the Automotive Industry.

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