Product Owner

  • Kforce Technology
  • Draper, UT, United States
  • Sep 23, 2021
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Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Kforce has a client in Draper, UT that is seeking a Product Owner. This position is open to candidates nationwide and will be fully remote. Summary: We are looking for a passionate Product Owner to join our growing Product team. As a Product leader, you will maximize the value of our company's product offerings and the productivity of your development team. Responsibilities:
  • Product Owner will collaborate with Product Managers to understand the market demands, priorities, and overall product strategy
  • Work with one or more engineering teams to deliver timely, quality releases that provide high business value and exceed customer expectations
  • Manages and support key Product initiatives across multiple teams
  • Mentors other Product Owners to improved processes
  • Work closely with the Product Managers and cross-functional stakeholders to define, prune and prioritize the product backlog to ensure alignment with changing business needs
  • Collaborate with technical engineering leadership to ensure key architectural roadmap items are represented in the product backlog
  • The Product Owner will become the primary source for user story details and priorities for your team and stakeholders
  • Work with your team and Product Managers to build, document, and accept user stories based on well-defined acceptance criteria
  • Participate in all phases of product planning and development
  • Assist in the management of our Agile Processes
  • Partner with internal stakeholders to define and execute comprehensive plans for customer Beta programs
  • Support the effort in gathering and breaking down feature requirements into deliverable product increments
  • Collaborates with the team(s) to define release scope, overall design approach, and delivery plan
  • In this role, the Product Owner serves as the product subject matter expert that is the liaison between engineering and other departments


Job Requirements:

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) credentials a plus
  • 5+ years of experience as a Product Manager, Product Owner or Business Analyst designing, implementing or developing SaaS software
  • A demonstrated business acumen that enables decision making around problem-solving and prioritization
  • Strong technical understanding and attention to detail
  • Proven ability to support and lead teams
  • Experience working in an Agile software environment
  • Experience in managing process improvement efforts
  • Exceptional listening, written, presentation and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of Aha! tools and Team Foundation Server (TFS) a Plus
  • Experience with defining and delivering APIs
  • Understanding of HealthCare systems
  • Experience with Financial systems
  • Ability to articulate and explain the value of middleware
  • Knowledge and experience with Identify Access Management (IAM) technologies
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.