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Product Owner

San Jose, CA · Information Technology
PSR Associates, Inc. is an IT consulting firm specializing in Staffing and Recruiting Services. People. Solutions. Results. Founded in 2003, PSR Associates, Inc. is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, with additional offices in Tampa, FL; Washington, D.C.; Charlotte, NC; Austin, TX; and Irvine, CA.


Job Functions and Responsibilities
As a seasoned Product Owner who will drive (and own) product backlog for the consumer facing healthcare mobile app, web and responsive web and will be responsible for measuring the outcomes of this work. You’ll partner closely with various product teams, engineering, business, user experience, and other cross functional groups. Use data to make informed decisions to drive and influence the work of your partners.
 
REQUIRED SKILLS
ONSHORE / OFFSHORE EXECUTION MODEL
BUSINESS REQUIREMENTS GATHERING
STORY AUTHORING, GROOMING OF MOBILE / WEB APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT
CSPO (Or SAFe PO/PM)
JIRA
CONFLUENCE
PREFERRED SKILLS
USER EXPERIENCE & INTERFACE DESIGN
CONSUMER DATA ANALYTICS
EFFORT ESTIMATION
STORYBOARDING
PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
REQUIRED LANGUAGES
English
 
What you will do:
  • As a key member of the Scrum team, the Product Owner constantly works toward achieving expert understanding of the business domain by forging trusted working relationships and collaborating closely with Product Managers, Product Designers, Development and QA Teams, and business groups
  • Draws on all of one’s business domain knowledge, software experience, and people skills to help define and analyze business needs
  • Uses functional decomposition to create high-level epics and stories from business asks
  • Works closely with Product Managers and Scrum Teams to prioritize and maintain a value-driven Product Backlog
  • Writes user stories and related acceptance criteria that are very clear, concise, and understandable to support the Development and QA Teams in efficient implementation
  • Understands interrelationship of business and technical functionality and uses this knowledge to identify related and dependent items; prioritizes dependencies and groups related items into themes where practical
  • Assists in the identification and communication of cross-team deliverables
  • Grooms the product backlog with Scrum team and ensure they’re clearly understood by the development teams
  • Conveys the vision and goals at the beginning of a Release and Sprint
  • Lead the product-release plans and set expectations for delivery of new functionalities
  • Participates in daily standups, sprint planning, sprint reviews, and retrospectives
  • Accepts or rejects work done at the end of a sprint based on acceptance criteria
  • Terminates sprints when a change in direction is required
  • Ensures all product stakeholders are updated on project status and sprint outcomes
  • Facilitates discussions between internal and external product stakeholders
  • Work closely with UX
  • Able to install and test the mobile app on the mobile device to validate functionality per user story
  • Keep up with agile/scrum best practices and trends
  • Serve as the product ambassador internally and externally, sharing knowledge and answering questions related to the product
  • Able to personally demo the project deliverable to Client stakeholders (Mobile Apps, Web App etc)
  • Able to perform reporting and executive dashboards of backlog progress, portfolio updates
 
What you will bring:
  • Proven experience as a Product Owner in Agile driven projects
  • Proficiency with Mobile and Web based applications
  • In-depth knowledge of agile process and principles
  • Healthcare industry experience preferred
  • Experience with UI/UX and User Data Analytics is a plus
  • Strong problem solver, extremely detail-oriented, can handle multiple top priorities at a time, and can work with very time-sensitive deadlines
  • Ability to analyze sprint outcomes to develop recommendations and improvements to products and processes
  • Ability to set priorities and manage time to complete tasks and meet deadlines
  • Ability to communicate detailed, persuasive information to all stakeholders – verbally and in writing
  • Ability to adhere to design principles
  • Ability to translate ideas and customer input into creative products and solutions
  • Ability to effectively problem solve and brainstorm resolution for complex business and technical challenges
  • Ability to effectively manage conflicting stakeholder needs
 
Leadership Quality Expectations:
  • Executive communication (incl. risk and issue management)
  • Driving alignment across dependent teams
  • Translating product strategy into epics and stories
  • Ensuring Process adherence
  • Advising (senior) stakeholders
 
Knowledge:
  • Healthcare Domain expertise (incl. Healthcare rules and regulations)
  • Industry & Market knowledge (incl. vendor landscape)
  • Consumer Digital Product Development
  • user Adoption Analytics
  • Soft Skills
  • Good communication skills with ability to manage multiple stakeholders
  • Expert documentation skills
  • Expert problem solving skills
  • Generally driven by natural curiosity and desire to learn

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