Product Owner

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Posted By:
Erica Schmidt

Job Description:

Our pharma client in East Hanover, NJ is looking for Product Owners to join their Patient Services Administration team. 
This position is 100% Remote. You must be able to work on a W2.
Must have UA criteria experience, and experience managing the backlog and authoring stories expeirence.

There are 3 main focuses for these roles in which they are looking for particular experience and are only interviewing candidates that have exprience in one of these three areas.

For Foundation: - AWS, DynamoDB, MDM, "AWS solution architect", microservices, API, NoSQL
For Data Analytics – Master Data Management (MDM), Patient Data, Data Analytics, Data Visualization, Data Insights, Machine Learning, PII
For Enterprise - Salesforce Marketing Cloud, Salesforce Health Cloud, Salesforce Service Cloud, Genesys, CRM, telephony integration, omnichannel OR Chatbot, Live chat


  • Serve as a voice to project the expectations of customers on new or already existing products
  • Highlight product features in a manner clearly understandable to the development team
  • Manage and develop product backlog, as well as user stories backlog for implementation
  • Conduct backlog grooming meetings with a team of product owners
  • Attend sprint planning and demo meetings to give feedback on sprint achievement, as well as to scrum team
  • Monitor the progress of product development, as well as plan for product release
  • Contact customers and end users to obtain information on expected product features
  • Provide reports to update management and stakeholders on product development operations
  • Analyze customer opinions and feedback to determine features or components that will add good value to a product
  • Participate in agile conferences and study relevant scrum material to update job knowledge/skill
  • Constantly exchange ideas with product owners within an organization
  • Assess product value stream to identify areas that require improvements
  • Measure product performance as well as value delivered to clients in order to make adjustments where necessary
  • Develop and implement action plans for building and sustaining demand for a product
  • Ensure implemented product features add value to end users and increase company returns.


  • Healthcare/pharma experience preferred
  • Web application and/or salesforce.com experience preferred
  • Leadership Skill: Product owners are able to direct and motivate the product development team of an organization
  • Analytical Skill: They are able to conduct surveys to determine most appropriate feature to add to a new or existing product
  • Interpersonal Skill: They are adept to working with user groups and scrum team to obtain and analyze user stories.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Software engineering, business management or related disciplines.
  • Training and certification as a professional scrum product owner (PSPO) or as a certified scrum product owner (CSPO) is preferred