Agile Product Owner/Technical Business Analyst

agile, product owner, business analysis, jira
Contract W2, 9 Months
$50 - $60
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

DIVERSANT is one of the largest minority-owned IT Staffing organizations in the US that offers rewarding career opportunities with many of the nation s leading corporations.

Our client is looking for the following role in St. Louis, MO. The is a potential contract to hire opportunity. Details are below:


- A Technology Business Analyst with some Product Owner responsibilities would be very useful.

The Senior Technical Product Owner (Sr. TPO) owns all aspects of their technical products, leading business value creation and managing overall product health. The Sr. TPO applies specialized product knowledge and expertise to understand business and technology objectives, communicate the product vision and roadmap, prioritize and translate needs into requirements to ensure that expected outcomes are achieved.


1. Deep Product Knowledge 40%

Takes a lead role in engaging business partners and various stakeholders to understand requirements, pain points, hidden needs and expected outcomes. Leverages knowledge of the product s value stream and system interactions to identify when new features or product changes are needed to achieve business value. Communicates stakeholder goals and expected outcomes to the engineering team and writes definition-of-ready user stories, incorporating architectural changes recommended by engineering. Facilitates product backlog grooming sessions, ensuring the highest impact work is delivered soonest.

  1. Relationships and Vision, Delivering Iterative Value 20%
    Has overall ownership of a defined capability or technical product area, including product value, cost of ownership, health and non-functional requirements (reliability, scalability, usability, security, performance, etc.). Cultivates trusted relationships with Business/BAT and Technology partners to foster teamwork and a shared understanding of the product vision, goals and priorities. Develops and maintains a technical product roadmap and backlog to capture business themes, epics, and stories while collaborating with stakeholders to prioritize the highest impact work to be delivered soonest.
  2. Leading Across Teams 20%
    Actively participates in planning sessions that form cohesive, iterative plans and ensure the team s work creates the iterative value (e.g. supports the completion of MVPs/Epics in concert with other teams). Proactively resolve upstream dependencies and resolve conflict effectively across teams. Participates in team standups, and retrospectives, facilitates dialog with stakeholders during sprint reviews/product demos.
  3. Owning Product Health 10%
    Identifies, monitors and communicates technical product health metrics and KPIs
  4. Make Teams Awesome 10%
    Leverages agility tools (e.g., Jira) and implements strategies to optimize team performance and achieve overall department objectives (e.g., manage story aging, manage WIP, epic size/throughput, etc.).


Formal Education and/or Training:
-Bachelor s degree in related field or equivalent work experience

Years of Experience:
-8-12 years relevant experience or Master s degree and 6-10 years of relevant experience
-Previous coding experience preferred but not necessary
-Experience working in technology or in close engagement on component preferred

- PEGA.....PRPC 7.4 (nice to have)

-Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) preferred, but not necessary

Computer or Other Skills:
-Microsoft Office
-Agile requirement tools (JIRA, Rally, etc.)
-Collaboration tools (HipChat, Slack, Confluence, etc.)
-Diagramming and drawing tools (Visio, etc.)

Knowledge and Abilities:
Experience writing user stories
Knowledge of user experience and solution design essential
High degree of comfort in fast-paced dynamic / ambiguous environment
Proven skill at balancing technical knowledge with business possibility and acumen
Ability to work cross functionally with Compliance, IRM, Infrastructure, and Software Engineering
Passionate stakeholder advocate with ability to identify and meet customer needs within agile framework

Posted By

Tiffany Harper

55585 Glenridge Connector, Ste 825 Atlanta, GA, 30342

Dice Id : infotny
Position Id : 6300823
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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