Jr Product Owner

Full-Time Anywhere


This entry level Product Owner role provides the opportunity to work directly with senior-level Product Owners to understand the detailed workings of the product solution and begin to elicit feedback, requirements and analyze new needs and enhancements. This person is part of the Agile Delivery Team to ensure that system features, functionality and usability requirements are well defined and meet the market’s needs. The Jr. Product Owner is responsible for ensuring that the team has as much information about the requirements as possible so that they can review the results and verify we are delivering a quality outcome.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

·      Becoming a Master of Agile Product Owner Role

·      Dig into problems, perform analysis and share findings with Product and delivery team

·      Know-how to write and break down user stories with supporting acceptance criteria

·      Partner with other Product Owners and Product Manager to have a full understanding of the market problems to categorize user stories into must have, should have and/or nice to have buckets

·      Learn to manage the agreed-upon backlog priority of the solution for each sprint

·      Evaluate and validate with engineering team members the effort estimates for user stories and features

·      Assist in the creation and upkeep of documentation to ensure that all practices and processes are followed

·      Positive contribution to the wellbeing of all team members

·      Attend and contribute to all release and sprint ceremonies to include:  stand-ups, pre-planning, iteration/sprint planning, sprint demos, release updates and retrospectives

Analyze Product Offering

·      Learn to utilize usage data on features and user behavior to assist in user story creation and analysis

·      Leverage all types of requirements modeling/visualizations to ensure full understanding of the ‘What’ to the delivery team

·      Bridge the gaps between technical needs and the requirements of our users so that innovative and exciting solutions are delivered to the market

·      Develop and maintain product documentation

·      Ensure integration of requirements across all functional areas

·      Conduct other assignments which assist in carrying out the mission of Product

Position Requirements and Qualifications:


·     0 – 2 years’ experience as a product owner in an Agile software development environment

·    Strong interest and passion for solving problems for web and mobile users

·     Working knowledge and experience interacting with desktop, web and mobile standards and technologies

·     Experience preferred with DevOps tools, Microsoft Office365, Google Tool Suite, AHA!, Lucidchart, Simple SQL Queries

Qualifications Preferred:

·     Comfortable integrating into a team

·     High degree of both technical expertise and business acumen

·     Excellent communication, interpersonal, time management, and personal organization skills

·     A positive and enthusiastic approach to technical challenge

·     Passion for the user and for creating an extraordinary solution

·     Attention to detail and a drive for quality and innovation

·     Must be able to work productively in a fast-paced development environment

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