Product Owner

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Start date:
February 2022
Posted By:
Erica Schmidt

Job Description:

Our pharma client in East Hanover, NJ is looking for a Product Owner to join their Digital team to support their Salesforce/Mulesoft Team. Ideal candidates have helped build patient service applications in other companies. This role is 100% remote with a preference for candidates in EST timezone. Other timezones will be considered as long as you can work EST with flexibility to work international hours (Barcelona and Ireland). 

  • 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 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 also crucial for the position