Salesforce Product Owner in New York, NY at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 11/8/2019

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Job Description

TITLE:  Salesforce Product Owner
LOCATION: Hightstown, NJ - Travel to NY once a week
DURATION:  6 month Contract to Hire
RATE:  DOE (Depend on Experience)


The Salesforce Product Owner is an integral part of the SFDC Client's product team who is responsible for driving operational efficiency for all business stakeholders. This position will be working within the agile framework to prioritize, plan and oversee the delivery of strategic initiatives, in order to enhance the value of the SFDC platform. The Product Owner will ensure that maximum business value is consistently reflected in a well maintained backlog that reflects prioritization based on the key business drivers of improving operational efficiency, increasing revenue and maximizing customer engagement.
Main responsibilities include:
  • Assisting in defining, developing, and implementing the Salesforce strategic roadmap and the releases of features
  • Identify customer needs, take detailed business requirements from global SFDC client's stakeholders and provide functional architectural guidance
  • Write user stories, own and prioritize the backlog and translate business needs into technical requirements for the scrum team
  • Assist in managing the scrum team and sprint planning/execution, working closely with the scrum master
  • Communicate with stakeholders regarding the product roadmap, timelines and status of requests
  • Working closely with the Salesforce field support to communicate with end users
  • Working with other client's scrum team/product owner to ensure consistency in deployment
  • Provide support in release notes, documentation of workflows and testing where needed
  • Coordinate UAT testing with relevant business stakeholders
  • Keep abreast of Salesforce's capabilities and evangelize their adoption for stakeholders
  • Ensure prioritization is aligned with Commercial roadmap and strategies
  • Ensure alignment amongst all impacted business teams for each request taken
  • Bachelor's degree with 2+ years working as a SFDC product owner/manager using agile methodology
  • Excellent attention to detail with great time management skills
  • Strong problem solving skills with an innate curiosity and desire to question the status quo
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to build and maintain effective working relationships across departments
  • Ability to lead and motivate the scrum team to deliver high value features
  • Excellent cross-group collaboration skills, including conflict resolution and negotiation skills
  • Salesforce Admin Certificate preferred
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