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Product Owner

Company:
NavTech Consulting Inc.
Location:
Irving, Texas, United States
Posted:
January 07, 2019

Description:

Position: Product Owner with Data

Location: Irving, TX

Duration: 3 Months+ Hire (CTH)

Description:

• Collaborate with Product Manager to develop Product Vision and Roadmap as needed

• Assist the Product Manager in aligning features in the Product Backlog across teams to ensure delivery based on highest business value

• Work directly with Product Management, Business Sponsors, key stakeholders and agile Scrum team(s) to ensure the solution meets the product vision and business objectives across value streams

• Assist the Product Manager to groom and prioritize the feature backlog based on business priorities and dependencies with other Product Managers and Business Owners as needed

• Convey the overall product vision to the Scrum team(s)

• Translate business needs and set priorities from product roadmaps in order to guide the work of the Scrum team(s)

• Communicate ongoing risks, scope trade-offs and timeline impacts to stakeholders to ensure alignment

• Manage dependencies in and across sprints and releases

• Order the items in the Product Backlog to best achieve goals and business value

• Ensure the Product Backlog is visible, transparent, and clear to all, and provides direction on order of the Scrum team’s work

• Actively participate in the Scrum team’s backlog grooming session

• Optimize the value of the work of the Scrum team(s)

• Write user stories and/or oversee and approve those written by others

• Split user stories that are too big and/or oversee this activity

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS (EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE)

• A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited program in Information Systems, Computer Science

• 5+ years of related Product Owner/Product Management experience

• 5+ years of direct Agile/Scrum methodology experience

• Experience in SAFe

• Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) or SAFe Product Owner/Product Manager (POPM) certification required

• Proficient using Altassian Confluence/JIRA as an agile software development tool

• Knowledge of Retail Systems and processes preferred

• Working Knowledge of Data Warehousing, Data Analysis and Business Intelligence

• Knowledge of Marketing and BP&A processes preferred.