Product Owner

Product Owner

Our client is a software powerhouse in St. Louis who focuses on building innovative workforce solutions for companies around the globe.

They are looking for a Product Owner who will focus on release management for all SDLC teams.

The Product Owner will work with cross-functionally with engineering teams and Product Managers.

Here's what you'll be doing:

  • Working with the Product Manager to refine the Program Backlog(s) to prepare for the PI (Program Increment) planning sessions
  • Leading the development team to size features and stories, and determining what can be committed in the Program Increment based upon the team's established velocity
  • Story definition, providing clarifications necessary to assist the team with their story estimates and story sequencing
  • Leading the development team through all activities to support Sprint activities
  • Key stakeholder in product related decisions and release planning
  • Working with the Product Manager to evaluate the product roadmap to identify features for development and identify "definition of done" for each feature
  • Producing work flows, completing data mapping and performing business process design
  • Working with the Architect(s) and Tech Lead(s) to identify non-functional requirements such as infrastructure needs
  • Working with Quality Assurance team member(s) to identify test cases for automated testing
  • Coordinating with business customers to conduct product integration testing

Here's what our ideal candidate has:

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Management, Business or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in IT as a Business Analyst or Product Owner
  • Experience in delivering products using Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) using Agile, Scrum or Kanban
  • Familiarity with Scaled Agile Framework
  • A deep understanding of web service technologies, user interface/interaction, and knowledge of Systems Development and Project Management lifecycles
  • Experience with Product & Technology Roadmap development through influence of key business and technology stakeholders to identify business priorities
  • Experience as a Scrum Product Owner is a plus

Keywords: Agile, Scrum, SAFe, Scaled Agile, Product Owner, Backlog, User Stories, Roadmap, Product Manager, Product Lifecycle, Business Analyst

St. Louis, MO 63146, US