Job Description :
Description:
This Product Owner will be the primary product specialist for the development team.
Will team up with the Product Manager and business unit SMEs to elicit business requirements and translate into user stories and acceptance criteria.
The Product Owner will work with the Product Architects to refine the Program Backlog to prepare for the PI (Program Increment) planning sessions.
You are able to repair in advance to update the team backlog to estimate features for the upcoming Program Increment.
Activities will include leading the development team to size features and stories, and figure out what can be committed in the Program Increment based upon the team’s established velocity.
Will be involved with story definition, providing clarifications necessary to assist the team with their story estimates and story sequencing, and drafting the organizations specific objectives for the upcoming Program Increment (PI

Required Skills:
Bachelor’s degree in Information Management, Business or equivalent
Minimum of 6 years of experience in IT as a Business Analyst or Product Owner
Experience in delivering products using Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) using Agile, Scrum or Kanban
Possesses a deep understanding of web service technologies, user interface/interaction, and knowledge of Systems Development and Project Management lifecycles
Experience with Product & Technology Roadmap development through influence of key business and technology partners to identify business priorities
Excellent leadership and motivational skills
Possesses a willingness to empower as well as encourage commitment and positive attitude in the team
Possesses an inquisitive and innovative mindset with a shown ability to recognize opportunities to create distinctive value is desired
Experience as a Scrum Product Owner is preferred
Familiarity with Scaled Agile Framework is helpful
Experienced with evaluating workload to drive efficiency

Responsibilities:
Will own and lead the team’s backlog(s)
Will participate actively in planning activities for the Program Increment
Will lead the development team through all activities to support Sprint activities
Will be a key partner in product related decisions and release planning
You have an in-depth knowledge of goals and desired objectives of the initiatives and features
Will work to drive value as a function of cost, time, functionality and quality
Will work with Product Manager to evaluate the product Roadmap to identify features for development and identify “definition of done” for each feature
Able to produce work flows, completes data mapping and performs business process design
Will work alongside the Architect(s) and Tech Lead(s) to identify non-functional requirements such as infrastructure needs
Will plan and handle releases
Will work with Quality Assurance team member(s) to identify test cases for automated testing
Will coordinate with business customers to conduct product integration testing Key Responsibilities Preparation and Participation in PI Planning Program Backlog