Product Owner

  • location: Fenton, MO
  • type: Temp to Perm
  • salary: $43 - $51 per hour
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Product Owner

job summary:
Product Owner

  • Fenton, MO
  • 6mo Contract to Hire
Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced, resourceful Product Owner to join our growing team. In this position, you will represent the voice of the Product Manager and/or Client by driving and defining the objectives to launch new products and services within our company. You should have a solid grasp on Agile methodologies to deliver a high-quality product to increase company revenue. There will be a wide latitude of decision making due to this organization being in an Agile transformation.

Responsibilities:

  • Understand the overall roadmap as determined by the Product Manager and/or Client.
  • Partner with Product Management and/or the Client to create and maintain a product backlog that reflects their objectives.
  • Creation and Prioritization of Product Backlog.
  • Creation of Epics and Features into User Stories.
  • Support an Agile Software Development process, working in conjunction with end users / stakeholders and technical delivery team.
  • Communicate and collaborate with other Scrum teams to define, track and integrate components across our platform solution
  • Work closely with the Scrum Master, Agile Team, UX Team and QA to translate roadmap into team specific release plan and sprint plan.
  • Provide an active role in removing/mitigating impediments impacting the Agile Team/Sprint Goals.
  • Identify interdependencies as uncovered during planning sessions.
  • Promote continual improvement through Sprint Retrospectives.
  • Assist QA team in reviewing the test cases and with story validation if required.
  • Review stories completed by development team in a sprint against acceptance criteria and UX.
  • Guide and Mentor team members on the Agile Framework and coordination of their deliverables.
Product Owner Requirements and Qualifications

  • Bachelor's (BA or BS) in business, computer science, or related field;
  • 2+ years previous experience as a Product Owner, Business/Product Analyst, or in a related field supporting Agile Software Development.
  • In-depth understanding of Agile methodologies, technical understanding of products, and up-to-date on industry standards and best practices.
  • Experience in SAFe practices and processes, desired.
  • Proficient computer skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel); working knowledge of software development
  • Proficient skills, with Jira / Atlassian product family, or like, products for managing user features and stories, scope management, project management.
  • Must have experience writing user stories
  • Comfortable working with multiple teams, in-house and remote.
  • Should possess a high degree of comfort in fast-paced dynamic / ambiguous environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Accurate and precise attention to detail.
  • Strong technical and problem-solving aptitude.
  • Able to build strong interpersonal relationships with business analysts, UI/UX team, leadership, senior management, and internal and external stakeholders
  • Experienced professional with Scaled Agile framework.
Travel:

  • Some travel is required both national and international.
 
location: Fenton, Missouri
job type: Contract
salary: $43 - 51 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
Responsibilities:

  • Understand the overall roadmap as determined by the Product Manager and/or Client.
  • Partner with Product Management and/or the Client to create and maintain a product backlog that reflects their objectives.
  • Creation and Prioritization of Product Backlog.
  • Creation of Epics and Features into User Stories.
  • Support an Agile Software Development process, working in conjunction with end users / stakeholders and technical delivery team.
  • Communicate and collaborate with other Scrum teams to define, track and integrate components across our platform solution
  • Work closely with the Scrum Master, Agile Team, UX Team and QA to translate roadmap into team specific release plan and sprint plan.
  • Provide an active role in removing/mitigating impediments impacting the Agile Team/Sprint Goals.
  • Identify interdependencies as uncovered during planning sessions.
  • Promote continual improvement through Sprint Retrospectives.
  • Assist QA team in reviewing the test cases and with story validation if required.
  • Review stories completed by development team in a sprint against acceptance criteria and UX.
  • Guide and Mentor team members on the Agile Framework and coordination of their deliverables.
 
qualifications:
Product Owner Requirements and Qualifications

  • Bachelor's (BA or BS) in business, computer science, or related field;
  • 2+ years previous experience as a Product Owner, Business/Product Analyst, or in a related field supporting Agile Software Development.
  • In-depth understanding of Agile methodologies, technical understanding of products, and up-to-date on industry standards and best practices.
  • Experience in SAFe practices and processes, desired.
  • Proficient computer skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel); working knowledge of software development
  • Proficient skills, with Jira / Atlassian product family, or like, products for managing user features and stories, scope management, project management.
  • Must have experience writing user stories
  • Comfortable working with multiple teams, in-house and remote.
  • Should possess a high degree of comfort in fast-paced dynamic / ambiguous environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Accurate and precise attention to detail.
  • Strong technical and problem-solving aptitude.
  • Able to build strong interpersonal relationships with business analysts, UI/UX team, leadership, senior management, and internal and external stakeholders
  • Experienced professional with Scaled Agile framework.
 
skills: Product Owner Requirements and Qualifications

  • Bachelor's (BA or BS) in business, computer science, or related field;
  • 2+ years previous experience as a Product Owner, Business/Product Analyst, or in a related field supporting Agile Software Development.
  • In-depth understanding of Agile methodologies, technical understanding of products, and up-to-date on industry standards and best practices.
  • Experience in SAFe practices and processes, desired.
  • Proficient computer skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel); working knowledge of software development
  • Proficient skills, with Jira / Atlassian product family, or like, products for managing user features and stories, scope management, project management.
  • Must have experience writing user stories
  • Comfortable working with multiple teams, in-house and remote.
  • Should possess a high degree of comfort in fast-paced dynamic / ambiguous environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Accurate and precise attention to detail.
  • Strong technical and problem-solving aptitude.
  • Able to build strong interpersonal relationships with business analysts, UI/UX team, leadership, senior management, and internal and external stakeholders
  • Experienced professional with Scaled Agile framework.

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