Product Manager 3 in Rockville, MD at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 11/18/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Rockville, MD
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/18/2021
  • Job ID:
    21-01948

Job Description

Product Owner

Contract to Hire

Remote

Green Card/ US Citizen

Our client, one of the largest Amazon Web Services (AWS) partner for data services, is looking for an Product Owner to join their elite team of technologists to build and contribute to large-scale, innovative projects. Our client wants candidates who are eager to learn and grow with them as they work to move their market monitoring applications to modern big data platforms in the cloud where up to 60 billion market events are being processed each day.

Summary:

  • The Product Owner is responsible for attending all Program Team events, Sprint Planning and Sprint Demo for the Delivery Team they work with.
  • Collaborates with the leadership team to establish product vision and roadmap and identify new markets and customers
  • Collaborates with the Analysts and Solution Architect to continually mature the backlog, focusing on profitability of the product (ROI)
  • Prioritizes the backlog for their designated Delivery Team
  • Defines acceptance criteria for User Stories
  • Works with others to remove delivery roadblocks
  • Works directly with the delivery team to set clear expectations and to accept or reject deliverables
  • Works with other Product Owners to prioritize feature and stories with external dependencies
The person in this role:

Represents the interests of all stakeholders, sponsors, and potential customers. The Product Owner is responsible for communicating the feature and story requirements and collaborating closely with the team during planning and review ceremonies. The Product Owner leads the Delivery Team in creating and prioritizing the team Backlog, provides clarification and feedback to the team, and accepts or rejects work results. 

The Product Owner works closely with the Analysts to define stories and acceptance criteria.  They review refined stories prior to Sprint Planning to ensure the intent of the story is well understood and will accept the stories before or during the Sprint Review.

Minimum Requirements:

  • 6+ years of relevant professional experience in product management
  • Experience in crafting key product management artifacts including writing detailed PRDs; user stories; Agile product development methodology; gathering and prioritizing stakeholder requirements
  • Provide stakeholder management skills including the ability to discover the true requirements underlying feature requests, recommend alternative technical and business approaches, and lead engineering efforts to meet aggressive timelines with optimal solutions
  • Deep understanding of the agile processes and ability to influence and implement agile improvements working with teams
  • Ability to conduct user experience research, gather customer feedback & rapidly make iterations as per the feedback  
  • Proficiency in conflict resolution and problem-solving techniques
  • Excellent presentation, facilitation, communication, and negotiation skills 
  • Strong collaborator and team player 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Background and experience in the fintech and/or regulatory industry  
  • Familiarity with big data technologies (such as Kafka, Hadoop, Spark and Redshift), relational databases and data products generally
 

Technical Skills:

SQL, Data Analysis tools 

Prototyping tools

Jira

 

ConsultNet is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, age, military or veteran status, and other characteristics protected under federal, state and local law.