Product Manager / Product Owner

Product Manager / Product Owner

Job Location: St. Louis, MO

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Centric Consulting is a management consulting firm that guides clients in the search for answers to complex digital, business and technology problems. We help clients conquer change, optimize processes, elevate technology, and best compete in a digital world. Our core purpose is simple: every day we strive to provide unmatched customer and employee experiences and foster a culture of respect, diversity, and transparency. Headquartered in Ohio, with locations across the country and India, Centric has earned annual recognition by Forbes as one of America's Best Management Consulting Firms since 2016. Visit our to learn more.

Our business unit has a of seasoned consultants that possess deep industry skills and bring an experienced approach to strategy with an eye on the processes and technology that enable organizations to achieve objectives. We're looking for a Product Manager / Product Owner to join our growing team.

In this role, you will:

  • Manage all aspects of delivery of IAM Authentication and Authorization product capabilities and services
  • Have responsibility for all aspects of the product delivery and services that include strategy, and implementation engagements
  • Identify and quantify opportunities for roadmap prioritization
  • Collaborate with intra-teams as well as with broader internal and external stakeholders, including engineering, business teams and partners
  • Able to understand customer expectations; authentication security industry best practices; current gaps & technical constraints; participate in developing the roadmap; drive requirements and ultimately partner with IT Delivery, Operations, enterprise teams (e.g. Cyber, Compliance) to deliver the optimal customer experience
  • Have a strong track-record of leading the delivery of high-quality products and services in an agile development environment
  • Ensure backlog is visible, is prioritized based on user and business value, is constantly revisited, estimated & prioritize
  • Lead scrum team(s)
  • Provide vision and direction to the agile development team and stakeholders throughout the project and create requirements
  • Assess value, develop cases, and prioritize stories, epics and themes to ensure work focuses on those with maximum value that are aligned with product strategy
  • Provide backlog management, iteration planning, and elaboration of the user stories
  • Lead the planning product release plans and set the expectation for delivery of new functionalities
  • Provide an active role in mitigating impediments impacting successful team completion of Release/Sprint Goals

A successful candidate will have the following characteristics:

  • A proven track record of launching products within Cybersecurity and/or Identity and Access Management
  • Knowledge of Identity & Access Management (IAM) concepts is a must
  • Familiarity with IT control processes around risk and compliance
  • Demonstrate an understanding of broader security solutions, such as Identity & Access Governance, SIEM, etc.
  • Strong agile product management experience including the ability to set vision, establish a roadmap, set goals, write stories and execute
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal, collaboration, communication (written, verbal and technical), presentation, negotiation, influence and problem-solving skills
  • Effectively lead or collaborate with cross-functional resources to manage and resolve interdependencies
  • Must be able to use sound judgment (problem resolution skills) and can work independently in the execution of daily tasks
  • Must have strong organizational skills with a proven ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to work effectively in a team environment

What makes Centric different?

  • Special Culture - Our people make us different. We have highly talented, intelligent individuals across a broad variety of disciplines - who are eager to learn from you and share their own expertise. We embrace fresh perspectives and each other. Don't take our word for it - check us out on , , or to get a glimpse inside what makes us unique.
  • Impact-We think of ourselves as a big companywith a- a local player with global reach that combines business, technology and industry expertise.
  • Unmatched Experiences-We are allowed to be ourselves here. We are encouraged to be human. It's at the root of who we are as afirm and.
  • Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging - We are dedicated to creating and maintaining a culture where all people feel like they belong and are respected and valued regardless of who they are, where they are from, and what experiences they've had. We believe a work environment is essential to what we do.
  • Innovation - We value passion, determination, perseverance and . We are inspired because we believe in what we are doing and where we are going.
  • Passion for the greater good-We are steadfast in our devotion to the communities we serve and in actively promoting employee involvementin.

Our core purpose at Centric Consulting is to bring to clients and employees. These aren't just words we use - it's how we became a company and who we are today. Providing an unmatched experience means we approach each other as human beings and lead with empathy and humility. It means we work diligently to ensure our company is a place where everyone can create a sense of belonging and feel respected for who they are.

We know that creating and sustaining an authentically welcoming culture requires that we all play a part in fostering , from our business practice to how we show up for employees and communities. At Centric, we seek out and embrace candidates of all backgrounds and identities who have a hunger for learning, collaborating, and generating unmatched experiences. This is how we bring to life, working together to provide the highest value and quality services to our clients while enabling our employees to reach their full potential.


General and Operations Managers

Job type

Full time

Saint Louis, MO 63101, US
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