#163013

Digital Product Owner

Location:
Louisville, KY
Job Terms:
Temporary
Start date:
01/25/2021
Posted By:
Debra Powell
Date:
12/09/2020

Job Description:

*Due to COVID-19 candidate will WAH until facility re-opens. Candidate may be required to be onsite in Louisville, KY once the facility re-opens.
Schedule: Monday-Friday; 8am-5pm
 

• Bachelor's Degree or 3 years of additional relevant experience
• 3 years of experience with Product Owner, Project Management and / or Business Analysis


The Digital Product Owner owns, maintains and prioritizes the product backlog for the scrum team. They share the product vision and works closely with the Business Owner, Product Manager, Scrum Master and Delivery Manager to ensure the team delivers value to the business.

This leader will work with key business and IT partners to develop strategic plans for the technologies impacting Member, Provider and Employer / Broker service. This individual is a self-starter; with the ability to identify and pursue opportunities without being provided explicit direction. Strong presentation skills, analytic skills and a passion for improving consumer experiences using technology are essential.

Experience in working with Agile / Scrum work environment as a Product Owner: writing user stories, and following the development process through user story acceptance

Primary Responsibilities:
• Accountable for the product backlog and prioritization of user stories with team members
• Create business user stories
• Practical understanding of Scrum principles and practices
• Partners with Scrum Master in supporting Scrum Framework
• Shares and decomposes Features into user stories (non-technical)
• Develop a deep understanding of the customer and product needs
• Recognized voice of the business to the team
• Works closely with Product Manager to represent capabilities and features at team level
• Business requirements are represented in the product backlog
• Ensures traceability between requirements to Features to user stories
• Review of test cases against user stories acceptance criteria
• Periodically re-prioritize the Product Backlog based on customer feedback, market changes and business priority as communicated by the Product Manager
• Formally accepts the user stories once all acceptance criteria are met and demo-ed
• Actively participates in Product Backlog grooming sessions, retrospectives, defect management and project team’s release planning sessions
• Access-able for the team to answer questions, and during Sprint planning sessions, and Daily Scrum
• Owns the continual acceptance criteria for business value story user stories, which is Demo-ed by the team

Required Qualifications:
• Bachelor's Degree or 3 years of additional relevant experience
• 3 years of experience with Product Owner, Project Management and / or Business Analysis

• Experience in working with Agile / Scrum work environment as a Product Owner: writing user stories, and following the development process through user story acceptance
• Experience driving teams and management to decisions
• Experience working with cross functional teams
• Experience working with various teams simultaneously
• Experience systematically analyzing problems, drawing relevant conclusions, and devising appropriate courses of action

Preferred Qualifications:
• Ability to effectively break down barriers to maintain progress on initiatives
• Diplomatic with strong negotiation and conflict resolution skills
• Healthcare insurance industry experience
• Adept at adjusting to changing circumstances quickly and professionally
• Able to make quick decisions when clarification or modification is needed
• Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication with both technical and business audiences
• Demonstrate strategic thinking by using appropriate information to diagnose problems, identify possible solutions and collaborate with impacted groups to drive decisions
• Self-directed and able to drive detailed solutions to completion with minimal oversight
• Detail oriented and obsessively organized
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and Outlook