Product Owner

Posted on July 9, 2019

Location

Sun Prairie, WI
7432

Position Details

Full-Time

Job Summary

Our trusted client company is seeking for a Product Owner to work with their team located in Sun Prairie, WI.

Their mission is simple and that is to bring all stakeholders in the collision repair industry together in a way that benefits all, and they believe in the power of key performance indicators to drive improvement.

The ideal person is ambitious and a talented career-minded professional who would like to utilize their skill set while working in a thriving agile-methodology environment!

At this company, you will find that you fit well and will be seen as part of the family.

Responsibilities of the Product Owner position are below:

  • The execution of the SaaS Product vision and strategy assigned by the Product Management leadership team to support our business initiatives.
  • Work with the Product Management Manager to understand our overall product strategy and how this strategy should be executed within the Product(s) they are responsible for.
  • Work with a variety of partners to understand business requirements, build and maintain the product backlog, and successfully lead agile projects through their respective lifecycles.
  • Provide a clear solution description and outline of product features for easy comprehension and consumption by the development team, scrum team, and business partners.
  • Manage product road maps for features and capabilities to ensure alignment of business critical product development efforts with strategic business plans
  • Work with Product Management Team to understand business cases and business goals in order to execute on the vision
  • Partner with and serve as a liaison between Product Management, IT, other internal partners and external vendors to ensure products are meeting marketing strategies and objectives
  • Assist with the implementation of projects to ensure successful completion within appropriate budget guidelines and project timeline
  • Use product lifecycle and agile methodologies to ensure delivery of well aligned, high value solutions
  • Monitor key performance indicators within owned Products to evaluate product performance and growth
  • Play a key part of development events including planning, refinement, review, retrospective, sprints and daily scrums
  • Create, maintain, and prioritize the product backlog according to business and product strategy
  • Assists with the elaboration of epics, themes and writing user stories
  • Evaluate the product progress at the end of every Sprint and accept or reject completed stories
  • Communicates project status Product Management Managers and select stakeholders
  • Stay abreast of new methodologies to best serve digital goals


Qualifications we require that you have are:

  • Must be presently authorized to work in the U.S. without a requirement for work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future
  • Two (2) years or more of experience as a Product Owner, technical project experience; including leading a project or Business Analyst required
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Marketing, Computer Science or other applicable field required
  • Experience working in an Agile environment preferred
  • Must be committed to incorporating security into all decisions and daily job responsibilities


Competency Based Qualifications are:

Executing

  • Takes action to meet goals and objectives
  • Follows a business plan
  • Accomplishes tasks according to the direction and instructions provided

Analyzing

  • Gathers and examines information from multiple sources
  • Studies facts and details
  • Considers past experiences and history

Communication

  • Effectively communicates both verbally and in writing
  • Clearly communicates messages, thoughts, and ideas to others
  • Demonstrates strong presentation skills

Flexibility

  • Readily adapts to change
  • Moves easily from one task or responsibility to another
  • Is able to perform tasks or complete processes in ambiguous situations\

Working With a Team

  • Works well with a diverse group of individuals
  • Places the team’s needs and goals ahead of those of the individual, when necessary
  • Fosters an environment of camaraderie

Detail-Oriented

  • Demonstrates a strong attention to detail
  • Provides facts and details when conveying information
  • Thoroughly reviews information for accuracy and consistency


If all of this sounds like you and you are interested then what are you waiting for? Apply now!