Spartan Technologies, Inc.

Product Owner- Finance & Engineering

Spartan Technologies, Inc. - Duluth, GA

We are assisting a direct client as they are looking for a Product Owner. This role is a Permanent Full time Role. Candidates need to be U.S. Citizens OR Green Card Holders.

 

Responsibilities:

Own Development Backlog & Team Delivery Roadmap

  • Envision business functionality and process that is required to deliver on corporate initiatives and objectives
  • Develop sequential Road map of deliverables that is socialized with alignment across business stakeholders
  • Transform roadmap items into Epics level definitions of MVP deliveries with clear and concise representation of scope, value, outcomes and acceptance criterion
  • Effectively organize Story Maps that break down Epics into Feature/Function level deliverables
  • Maintain healthy backlog of work accepted by the Development Team
  • Plan prioritization of Stories into development Sprint based on value delivery

Program and Sprint Delivery Execution

  • Plan Program Increments (PIs) with Release Train and Team Leads by mapping priority efforts to Team capacity
  • Groom Epics with Release Train and Stories with the Team to make them “Ready for Dev”
  • Monitor un-planned support requests and balance priority between primary development objectives
  • Ensure cross team dependencies and/or blockers are communicated and impacts clear in Scrum of Scrums (SoS)
  • Define/review strategies required to accept work in terms of functional, regression, SIT and UAT testing
  • Accept/Reject work delivered by the development team
  • Approval of Releases and Deployments to Production
  • Conduct Demos and Read-outs on team delivery across the stakeholders and organization

Business Relationship Management

  • Act as the face of the Team promoting the value and delivery of their efforts
  • Negotiate priorities across multiple business units with logic and quantitively measure value
  • Organize workshops and value stream mapping exercises to discover gaps and opportunities
  • Be the “Trusted Advisor” to the stakeholders

Minimum Work Experience

  • 10+ years conducting complex business analysis that directly became requirements for successful software development efforts
  • 3+ years within an Agile framework for software delivery (preferred as a Product Owner CSP or similar)
  • 2+ years delivering or directly supporting process development/implementation for Product Lifecycle Management, Finance, and/or Accounting.
  • 2+ years delivering or directly supporting Financial, Enterprise Resource Planning, and/or Engineering applications.
  • 2+ years delivering or directly supporting Testing and Quality assurance practices for Software Development
  • Proven leadership abilities with influence, communication and motivation of teams
  • Exposure to Agile Project management tools such as JIRA and Confluence
  • Proven team player with the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced dynamic agile work environment
  • Supported a metrics-driven data culture to drive accountability and transparency
  • Passionate problem solver and motivated self-starter including ability to analyze situation and recommend sound solutions and implementation strategies
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills

Additional Desired Skills:

  • Scrum Master and/or Product Owner certifications
  • Experience working as hands on technical resource
  • Experience with Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence methods
  • Consulting experience
  • Comfortable dealing with ambiguity and ability to make trade-offs
  • Able to work under pressure, multitask, manage changing priorities and workload

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a combination of education and experience.

Location: Duluth, GA or Tallassee, AL (some travel required between locations)



Posted On: Monday, July 18, 2022



Apply to this job
  • *
  • *