Sr. Product Owner - 20-00650

Beaverton, Oregon, United States


  • Contract
  • 1
  • Never
  • 2-5 years
  • US Citizen

Job Description

The Product Owner builds the future of our technology products by developing a vision and by planning and prioritizing work for our Scrum teams.

He or she excels at

(1) listening and asking the right questions of internal and external users to learn what they truly need,

(2) organizing and communicating that information using features and user stories,

(3) designing solutions to provide maximum business value as quickly as possible,

(4) working closely with both the users and development team to achieve goals. The ideal candidate is driven, flexible, and a lifelong learner who enjoys new challenges.

As our Product Owner, you will:

* Collaborate with teams across the business to define the features that should be built and to translate business requirements into features and user stories

* Develop appropriately detailed specifications for product features so that they are clearly understood by the development teams

* Plan and prioritize product feature backlog and development for the product, including product releases

* Develop a strategy for the product that ties to the broader company strategy and vision, and build product roadmaps to plan how to accomplish that strategy

* Proactively identify issues and opportunities for improvement by talking with business users

* Clearly communicate the vision for the product and the real value provided, both to motivate the development teams and to get buy-in from other stakeholders

* Work actively with scrum masters and developers to continuously improve process

* Estimate and measure business value provided by new features

* Become an expert in the available technical tools and how groups and processes can make use of them

* Build the best products possible


* Bachelors Degree

* 3+ years of experience as a business analyst, process analyst, or product owner

* Prefer at least 2 year of experience working in an Agile software development environment

* Prefer experience with wireframe tools such as Axure or Balsamiq

* Ideal candidate would have experience with a business process management tool or low-code application platform, particularly Microsoft Dynamics or Power Apps

* Strong customer-focused attitude

* Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills

* Ability to think both tactically and strategically

* Excellent organizational and time management skills


IMPORTANT: All resumes must be submitted with a brief candidate summary that outlines the key qualifications required for this position as per the job description. Please showcase all skills and experience relevant to each requirement for THIS particular job. This write-up will be shared with the client along with the resume. Candidates without a proper write-up will not be forwarded to the client.