Tech Product Owner | Beacon Technologies

Tech Product Owner

Posted on July 15, 2021



Position Details


Job Summary

Beacon Technologies is looking for a Tech Product Owner. This role is remote-based.
Job Description
You’ll be a pivotal part of an agile SCRUM team that values quick iteration, embraces new tech, and loves to experiment. Additionally, you’ll work closely with the Head of Product and Engineering to help develop and execute the company's product roadmap. Additional duties:
  • You’ll collaborate with User Research, Design, Data Science, Customer Success, Information Security, and Implementation Specialists to develop and communicate clear feature requirements for your team.
  • You’ll gather qualitative and quantitative data to help understand the needs of customers, users and stakeholders in order to make creative recommendations to shape requirements, features and products.
  • You’ll continuously groom your team’s backlog and evaluate conflicting prioritization needs from various teams.
  • You’ll verify that features, code, and documentation meet VEDA’s standards of quality before release. 
  • You’ll plan releases and coordinate with Customer Success and Sales to generate customer-facing release notes and external communications (when applicable).    
Requirements we are seeking for:
  • 2+ years of experience working as a Technical Product Owner in SCRUM environments
  • Experience building, grooming and sizing well-written user stories, epics and releases with an attention to detail
  • Experience coordinating and communicating deploy/release cadences on a production application
  • Excellent written and verbal skills, equally comfortable talking with business stakeholders and engineers alike
  • Ability to convey complex business needs and tradeoffs from a variety of perspectives (user, internal/external stakeholder, buyers, investors, etc.)
  • Experience working in a highly regulated, enterprise B2B environment, such as healthcare.
  • 2+ years prior programming experience
  • You have worked as a developer in SCRUM environments
  • Experience working with distributed architectures in the cloud (AWS preferable)
  • Experience writing unit, integration and end-to-end tests - and an understanding of how testing strategies impact product quality
  • Familiarity with Python and/or NodeJS and React
  • Familiarity with serverless technologies, NoSQL (DynamoDB) and event-driven architectures
  • Familiarity with data designs such as ERD and dimensional modeling
  • Experience writing technical documentation
  • Experience planning, executing and analyzing User Research campaigns
About Beacon Technologies

Are you looking to advance your career in information technology? Beacon Technologies offers career advancement opportunities, extensive training, and excellent benefits including paying for health and dental premiums for salaried employees. In addition to providing interesting opportunities, Beacon Technologies provides that old fashioned, personal touch, so you feel like a part of the Beacon team.