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Product Owner

  • Location: Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, 30354
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

We are looking for a Product Owner to join our team for a long-term contract opportunity! 

Position: Product Owner
Location: Atlanta, GA
Term: 12 months


Your role:

  • Coordinates with the Scrum Master, Delivery Team, and Product Managers in various planning events including Sprint Planning, Program Increment (PI) Planning, etc.
  • Initiate and translate product road map into manageable product backlog in collaboration with Product Managers and key business stakeholders
  • Own and prioritize Team Backlog
  • Responsible for defining and accepting User Stories
  • Ensures Product Management team has insight and understanding in Product and effective prioritization of Backlog Items
  • Liaise with Product Manager to understand the features and changes in product requirements and support the release planning and sprint planning exercises
  • Full Understanding of Epic, Feature, Story breakdown and alignment to backlog
  • Establish partnership and working alignment with Delivery team and Product Management team enabling value driven delivery
  • Keen understanding of the Product(s) and serves as a Subject Matter Expert to the team and external partners
  • Serve as mentor for junior Product Owners cultivating and growing skillset, Agile mindset, and ability to unlock value delivery
  • Champion and drive delivery through the Five Levels of Agile Planning: Vision, Roadmap, Release Plan, Sprint Plan, Day Plan
  • Understanding of Delta IT Technology and Applications with the ability to support Technical Product Owners with direction and alignment

Is this a fit:

  • Data Background
    • 3+ years of experience in relational and non-relational data research/mining, data transformations, and/or data streaming required.
  • Agile
    • Proven experience collaborating with medium sized Agile teams (e.g. 5+ member teams). 3+ years in an Agile environment required.
    • Agile Certifications are preferred, including but not limited to CSPO, A-CSPO, CBAP, PO/PM
  • Software Development
    • 2+ years in Software Development environment or working with delivery teams

Desired Skills

  • Proven experience writing both business user and technical stories. 2+ years in a Product Owner role is preferred.

If this sounds like you, please apply to MATRIX today!