IT/Software/Technology

Product Owner

Contract

Strategic Staffing Solutions

STRATEGIC STAFFING SOLUTIONS (S3) HAS AN OPENING!

Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for a Product Owner for a contract opportunity with one of our largest clients!

Job Title: Product Owner

Location(s): 100% REMOTE

Role Type: W2 ONLY, NO C2C

Contract Length: 6 months with the potential for extension/conversion.

How to Apply: send resume and contact information to Corey Rennie, Sourcing Specialist, at crennie@strategicstaff.com

Job Description/Responsibilities:

  • Works with business/project stakeholders to identify business needs and use that as input into documenting application/system scope and requirements documentation with the goal of ensuring that scope and solutions support short and long term company objectives and needs.
  • Collaboratively works with development leads and architects during scope, requirements, and design processes to fully document scope, requirements, and design related to the business need, and estimate work effort to implement scope.
  • Prepares detailed scope/requirements documentation along with priority designations that development teams will use to plan, develop, test and implement application/system functionality.
  • Acts as expert resource and scope/requirements lead to development teams in all phases of the development and implementation process.
  • Coordinates activities with other IT and Business organizations to ensure successful development and implementation of assigned work.
  • Has full technical knowledge of all phases of application/system scope definition and requirement analysis.
  • Analyzes and revises existing system logic difficulties and documentation as necessary.
  • Great communicator with ability to summarize complex technical topics for all stakeholders and varying levels of the organization.
  • Provide systems expertise to system users, business partners, and other internal/external customers including trouble shooting issues, as well as, identifying and correcting inefficiencies.
  • Provides input for test strategies and plans; ensures test strategies cover business and system scenarios and owns signing off on plan

Required Qualifications/Experiences:

  • Experience and/or background in filling the role of Product Owner role in either Scrum or Scaled Agile Framework methodologies preferred (Scrum and/or SAFe certifications are a huge plus)
  • Strong problem-solving, influencing and critical-thinking skills with the ability to execute with limited information and ambiguity.
  • Strong requirements elicitation, gathering, and documentation skills, at business, functional, and technical levels.
  • Technical acumen with the ability to translate business needs into technical language and vice versa.
  • Ability to manage customer requirements and scope discussions; as well as ability to facilitate large groups (in person or over the phone)
  • Ability to collect and understand application solutions from the team and present as options for business challenges
  • Ability to speak and communicate with the technical team and the business team in their own vernacular and translate concepts between both teams
  • Strong communicator (ability to communicate at all levels), skilled at stakeholder management (setting and managing expectations) and ability to communicate with all levels of the organization.
  • Adept at negotiating; able to resolve conflict and adapt to different approaches using a variety of tactics
  • Must have ability to exercise independent judgment in planning, organizing, and performing analysis tasks. Some independent judgment required in setting priorities of tasks among multiple assigned projects.
  • Working knowledge of Jira agile management application

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related discipline with an advanced degree preferred or an equivalent combination of education and work experience required.

The S3 Difference

The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities.  The four pillars of our company are to:

  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
  • Create jobs
  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation Package
  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Job ID: JOB-208983
Publish Date: 02 Nov 2022

Tagged as: Product Owner