Product Owner (Platform Migration)

Richmond, VA 23238
Job Terms:
$40-46/hour W2 + benefits
Start date:
Posted By:
Chelsea Caudill

Job Description:

AQUENT is seeking a Product Owner in Richmond, VA who has platform migration experience. This role will be remote for the foreseeable future, and then onsite in Richmond, VA.  This is a ~9 month contract with potential for extension and even conversion. AQUENT offers a W2 hourly pay rate + health benefits, dental, vision, 401K and more. AQUENT & our client are fully ready & capable to enable successful remote work. 

For quick apply, email your resume directly to Chelsea Caudill - ccaudill@aquent.com - please include in the subject line: RVA PO. 

As the Product Owner you will be responsible for...

  • Overseeing the delivery of work across two teams
  • Responsible for the grooming and delivery of work across two teams. One team is BAU and the other team will be a combination of BAU and features needed for statements modernization
  • Operating in more technically focused product role, back-end systems, migrating customers from old statements platforms to our client’s new one
  • Writing user stories 
  • Driving delivery & timeframe commitments 
  • Sit with tech teams, write user stories, assist in all aspects of platform migration 
  • Ensure the successful delivery of product deadlines 
  • Managing two teams of 5-6 developers + a Scrum Master 

The ideal Product Owner will have...

  • At least 3 years of product management, product delivery, project management experience 
  • We are NOT looking for extensive AGILE / Scrum experience 
  • Strong delivery experience 
  • The ability to work autonomously 
  • A solid understanding of how to best work with technology teams and developers 
  • A background in platform development or platform products (this is NOT web, mobile, ui)
  • Exceptionally strong &  proactive communication - knowing when to escalate issues, roadblocks or potential missed timelines 
  • Shows good judgement, decision making abilities, prioritization & problem-solving skills 

Client Description:

This client puts its money where its mouth is. As a leading financial services and tech company, they’re constantly pushing the envelope to adapt and stay ahead of trends - whether it’s trends in financial products or in the way they treat their customers. Our client sets the bar in customer experience.

Our Talent are working with “best-in-class” global marketing teams on omni-channel campaigns, leveraging innovative technologies to drive customer engagement. AQUENT Talent work alongside full-time employees presenting ideas to stakeholders and influencing business decisions every day.

Working here:

  • You’ll be pushed to bring thoughtful creative and marketing ideas to the table

  • You’ll be collaborating in an Agile environment to deliver purposeful projects

  • You’ll be working with a global brand - meeting customers where they live by leveraging AI, ML and VR