Job Description

Reference # : 17-02472Title : Product Owner
Location : Salt Lake City, NY
Position Type : Direct Placement
Experience Level : Start Date : 03/14/2017
Description
Eclaro International is currently recruiting for a Product Owner for one of our financial services clients.

Job Description:


POSITION SUMMARY

This role is with the Interactive Services Software Engineering team which is part of the Financial Services group. The Product Owner is responsible for maximizing product value and the work of the development teams. Client uses agile development methods and has deployed a scaled Agile framework. The PO will follow this model and help continually improve processes and methods. The PO will work with Solution Management, Professional Services, Sales, and Marketing to drive new features to market and help penetrate new market opportunities. The PO will have working experience in a Scrum Agile team environment, will develop stories, and will establish Backlog priorities while introducing new branch solutions.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
• Drive product enhancements that increase customer value and grow revenue
• Work with solution manager to define, develop, shape and refine requirements of a complex software product and feed them into the product Roadmap
• Define, clarify, and prioritize user stories; working with solution manager and development teams to understand use cases, features, business & technical domain rules and overall product goals
• Collaborate with the scrum masters to run successful Release Planning, Sprint Planning, and Retrospectives
• Collaborate with development teams to produce technically focused user stories to ensure accuracy and feasibility
• Understand and advocate best practices in high-level system designs
• Collaboration with Architecture to advance product goals
• Collaboration and coordination with other product teams with interdependencies
• Input to the strategic vision for the product
• Work with field marketing teams to understand regional regulations that impact the software and product requirements
• Clearly express Product Backlog items, definition, grooming, refinement, and prioritize to best achieve business goals
• Ensure the Product Backlog is visible, transparent, clear to everyone, and shows what the Development Team will work on next
• Ensure Development Team properly understands items in Backlog
• Attend customer calls/meetings to listen to customer requirements and advise the customer on product features and strategic direction of the roadmap
• Present and demonstrate the solution to external groups and customers such as in the Customer Briefing Center
• Be aware of Client PS and WCS processes and practices and interface with these teams to guide and advise on products and solutions
• Provide technical input and estimates for RFIs and RFPs when required
KEY QUALIFICATIONS
• Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Business Management, Marketing, or related discipline (Master's degree preferred)
• Demonstrated ability to navigate organizational dynamics of a large organization
• Very Strong oral and written communication skills
• Minimum five years' software development experience in complex product solution
• Working knowledge and experience with Bank and/or Teller Systems
• Financial industry experience


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